ONLINE VOTING TO BEGIN ON SECOND ANNUAL HRTV FILM FESTIVAL SATURDAY AT 9 A.M., PDT, AND WILL CONCLUDE SUNDAY, APRIL 10

ARCADIA, Calif. (March 29, 2013—Online voting for Santa Anita’s second annual HRTV Film Festival will begin Saturday at 9 a.m., PDT, and will conclude Sunday, April 10, at 5:59 PDT.

A joint project between Santa Anita Park and HRTV, the non-fiction film festival competition entitled “A Day at the Races” is for Santa Anita-based projects with a maximum running time of five minutes.

All “A Day at the Races” entries have now been submitted and will again be judged by a panel of racing and entertainment professionals. This year’s competition will feature expanded prize money to include the top five entries.

First prize will be $10,000, with second prize at $5,000, while third through fifth prizes will be worth $3,000, $1,500, and $500, respectively. An additional top prize of $10,000 will be awarded to the winner of Santa Anita/HRTV’s online voting.

New this year, those entries judged to be sixth through 10th-best will receive free entry to the 2014 edition of the competition.

For more information on the 2013 HRTV Film Festival at Santa Anita, please visit www.hrtv.com/filmfestival or email filmfestival@hrtv.com.