Letter to my God, Letter to my Devil
Monologue Contest

We are pleased to announce our first acting contest. For this contest, we are looking for actors that can deliver an imaginative and expressive monologue that captures the relationship between the speaker and God, or the speaker and the devil.

Contest Period:

Begins 09.15.2022     Ends  11.10.2022

Voting Period:

Begins 11.15.2022     Ends   12.1.2022

 

Rules: 

  • Entry is open to all adults 18 years and older. We accept national and international submissions.

  • There can only be one submission per actor.

  • Entries must be the actor's original unpublished work. 

  • The monologue can be written and spoken in any style.

  • Frame: Medium shot. You may incorporate medium long shots if you have a lot of movement and medium close-ups if you want to focus on your facial expressions. But the video must be primarily medium shot.​​

  • Background must be clean and free from distraction. Virtual backgrounds are acceptable.

  • Sound must be clear and level, and free from background noise.

  • Video must be 1080p or higher in resolution. 4K UHD is preferred. 

  • Video length can be up to 5 min.

Prizes:

1st Place Winner

  • $500

  • Published and featured on our website

Runner Up

  • Published and featured on our website

Payments

Payments are made via Paypal, Venmo, or Zelle

Judging

The public will vote on their favorite monologue. The actor with the most votes wins the contest.

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Actor Rights and Agreement with Ark & Pillar, Inc.

Your submission of this Contest Entry Form indicates your understanding and consent to the terms and conditions of this Agreement:

Entrants will retain copyright to their video submission, but each Entrant grants to Ark & Pillar, Inc. an exclusive, worldwide, non-perpetual, assignable, royalty-free license to publish, reproduce, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works, transmit and disseminate the submission in all media or platforms, worldwide and on the Internet, without compensation or additional consents from Entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so, after winning entries are announced, and for a period of one (1) year from the date of publication. Winning entries will be published within thirty (30) days of announcement of the winner. 

After the one-year exclusive rights period have elapsed, Entrant grants Ark & Pillar, Inc. the same rights as during the initial one-year period, except that the rights shall be non-exclusive and perpetual. All other conditions remain the same.

Payment: Notwithstanding the clause regarding compensation in this Agreement, Ark & Pillar, Inc. shall pay the First Place Winner a one-time award in the amount of $500. There will be no royalties or any other payments.

We do not accept written or spoken works, video, or music that has been published elsewhere, including on your own personal website or social media pages. Do not submit your video unless it has never been published.

Submitting Your Video

We use Youtube as the platform for this contest. Complete the Contest Entry Form and provide the link to your Youtube video. If you do not have a Youtube account, you must create one. Your video must be set to Public during the Voting Period so it can be listed on our video channel and so viewers can vote. 

Contest Entry Form

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