Follow Me


Do you like taking videos of your latest adventure? Showing your day on Snapchat and Instagram or maybe you are into videography? Whether you use your phone, a Go-Pro, Drone or DSLR Camera this competition is for you. Whip your device out and create a short film of 3-5 minutes, we want to see how you view Christian Faith.

Entries close: midnight Sunday, 25 February 2018, don’t miss out this time!

Theme:  Christian Faith.

Up to $12,000 in travel prizes

By entering the competition, you agree to these terms and conditions.


All expenses paid trip to follow in the footsteps of the early church, travelling to Jerusalem, Patmos or Galilee, filming for Hope Channel Australia.


All expenses paid trip to an ADRA-funded project in the South Pacific, filming for Hope Channel Australia.


All expenses paid trip to an amazing faith project within Australia, filming for Hope Channel Australia.


As part of your entry, it is important to include at least three high-definition still images from the film, plus release forms declaring that you have permission from all actors and musicians for the use of their services. Download these forms below. The still images and release forms need to be emailed to:

Competition Resources Pack

I agree to the Terms and Conditions

Please fill in all fields.

If you encounter any difficulties completing your entry, please contact AUC on +61 3 9871 7555 or by email at

Key Dates

Call for entries
Monday, 2 January 2017
Close of entries
Midnight AEST, Sunday, 25 February 2018
Winners announced
Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Winners contacted
Wednesday, 21 March 2018, and printed in the next available edition of Adventist Record
Q: I am not an Australian, can I still enter the competition?

A: The Follow Me Competition is only open to Australian residents and citizens. If you are living in Australian and have lived here for over 1 year, you are eligible to enter the competition. If you are an Australian citizen living overseas, you can also enter.

Q: I want to enter the competition but am outside the age bracket. Can I still enter?

A: The competition is for those aged between 18-30 years of ages, so you will not be eligible for prizes. BUT, you may still enter and have an opportunity to have your film aired on Hope Channel.

Q: I want to enter the competition but want to film something longer than 3-5 minutes. Can I still enter?

A: The competition is for a faith-based narrative between 3-5 minutes, so you will not be eligible for the prizes. BUT, you may still enter and have an opportunity to have your film aired on Hope Channel.

Q: What is Hope Channel Australia?

A: Hope Channel is an official television network of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. It brings programs on holistic Christian living and focuses of faith, health, relationships and community.

Q: How will my film be used?

A: By submitting your film, you give Hope Channel Australia (Hope) unlimited usage of your film. This means it may be aired on Hope around the world.

Q: What happens if my film wins?

A: If your film is a finalist, Hope Channel will retain the license to communicate it to the public and have control over how it is viewed.

Q: I work for the church, can I enter?

A: If you work for the church in any area except media relations you are welcome to enter.

Q: Can I enter more than once?

A: Yes, you may enter as many films as you like.

Q: Can we enter the film competition as a group?

A: The winning prize cannot be split therefore an individual must represent the team and will be deemed the winner.

Q: What is the total length of the film?

A: The film can be not longer than 5 minutes in total excluding titles and credits. If credits are used than the film can be no longer than 5 minutes and 10 seconds.

Q: What do I do about copyright?

A: You can download the competition resources pack from the disciple website. It contains every release form you need.

Q: How do I upload my video?

A: Provide a link to your Vimeo or YouTube account on the Disciple website. The initial size should be 250MB with full broadcast quality available upon request.

Q: Can I exchange the prize for money?

A: No, you cannot exchange the prize for money.

Q: Can I keep travelling after filming at my own expense?

A: If you wish to continue travelling around after your trip, you may do so at your own expense.

Q: What if I do not want to go on the trip by myself?

A: There are a few options. If you win first prize you can choose to travel with a bible lands tour, this can be arranged for you. Alternatively, you may like someone to accompany you at your own expense.


Disciple, Seventh-day Adventist Church in Australia
t +61 3 9871 7555

Good luck!