In an effort to encourage and recognize 3D filmmakers, the International 3D Society and Autodesk have announced a worldwide 3D short film competition open to 3D filmmakers around the world. The competition is open to any short subject work of 40 minutes or less and you can already submit your work if it is finished. Filmmakers can upload their works to a secure 3D website (powered by Nvidia and Fordela), the Deadline for entries is November 16, 2012 (11:00PM PST). Entries will be judged by a panel of Society voting member professionals in January 2013. The winning filmmaker will be flown to Los Angeles to receive his or her award at the Creative Arts Awards Ceremony in February next year (currently scheduled for February 5, 2013).