Frequently Asked Questions


Why isn’t my activation code working?

Your activation code cannot be substituted for a promo code or coupon upon checkout. To unlock your downloads visit the Filmsupply Challenge page under your account settings on Musicbed or Filmsupply. For detailed instructions, reference the Filmsupply Challenge Starter Kit.

Is my submission private?

Yes, your submission is completely private, hosted directly by us, and only reviewed by the moderators and judges of the challenge.

Can I use other footage or music?

You must use at least 5 (and up to 25) Filmsupply clips and one Musicbed track (and up to 5). If you’d like to incorporate footage and music beyond that, you must own the rights to any of that audio or video.

I’m a Filmsupply contributor? Can I participate?

Yes! However to qualify you must use footage other than your own.

Do I need to download all of my clips or tracks at once?

No, you can log in and download clips as you please. A dialog box will inform you of how many downloads you have left. We recommend using our Wishlist feature to outline the exact songs and footage you need before downloading.

I’ve exceeded my Filmsupply clip or Musicbed track limit, but I need more footage. What can I do?

We recommend using our Wishlist feature before downloading any footage or songs. If you’ve accidentally downloaded the wrong file, or have a question, you can reach customer support by live chat, phone (1-800-380-8154) or support@musicbed.com.

When will you announce winners?

Winners will be announced July 12th via filmsupply.com and on the Filmsupply blog.

Can I publish my film on my own website or Vimeo channel?

No, not as the licenses stand now. If you’re interested in publicly promoting your entry, you can buy the appropriate licenses at both musicbed.com and filmsupply.com. Be sure your film only uses clips and tracks authorized for commercial use.

Can I create an ad or title sequence for an existing brand?

You are free to make the film of your choosing, however if you intend to release your film publicly you must obtain the correct permissions from any existing brand.

Can I submit my film to other competitions?

No. The licenses extended to you are for Filmsupply Challenge use only.


Terms & Conditions


  1. The promoters are: The Music Bed, LLC, and Filmsupply, LLC, whose registered office is at 9555 Harmon Rd, Fort Worth Texas, 76177
  2. Employees of The Music Bed LLC and Filmsupply LLC and their family members, or anyone else connected in any way to the competition shall not be permitted as entrants.
  3. There is no submission fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
  4. Closing date for contest submission will be June 28, 2016 at 5 p.m. CST. No submissions to the competition will be permitted following this date.
  5. The Music Bed, LLC accepts no responsibility for entries not received for whatever reason.
  6. The rules of the competition and the prize for each winner are listed above.
  7. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition or its terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God, any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
  8. The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.
  9. No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered. The prizes are non-transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and the promoter reserves the right to amend any prize packages without notice.
  10. Award winners will be chosen by judges panel listed above.
  11. The winners will be notified by email and/or letter within 14 days of the closing date. If the winner/s cannot be contacted or do not claim their prize within 48 hours of notification, the promoter reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winners and pick replacement winners.
  12. The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected.
  13. The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  15. By entering this competition, entrant is indicating his/her agreement to allow the final film to be covered, documented, and marketed by The Music Bed, LLC.
  16. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by Texas law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Tarrant County, Texas.
  17. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current U.S. data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  18. Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  19. All winners will be responsible for their own taxes on any and all products won or rented. Winners outside of the US will not be eligible for any of the rental prizes.
  20. You are providing your information to The Music Bed, LLC and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at https://www.musicbed.com/privacy-policy
  21. All entries are subject to review by Musicbed staff. Your film idea may not be considered if the text or images in your submission include inappropriate content such as, but not limited to, pornography and extreme violence.
  22. Winners are responsible for any duties or taxes imposed by their respective country.
  23. Winners are responsible for any shipping costs incurred.
  24. Entrants must obtain all permissions required if creating a film featuring or promoting an existing brand.
  25. Entrants must be 18 years of age to participate.

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