XVI VIDEOMINUTE INTERNATIONAL CONTEST (2016-2017)
The Area of Culture of the Dpt. of Culture and Social Affairs of Universidad de Zaragoza, with the collaboration of CineMaremagnum, wants to announce the regulations for the XVI Videominute International Contest with the purpose of stimulating creation in the domain of video-creation and animation, according to the following regulations:
The contest is open to videocreators of all nationalities with no age restrictions, individually or in group. Each competitor can submit from 1 to 5 works with the main characteristic that each work presented must last a maximum of 1 minute (60 seconds) including credits. Works already presented in former editions of the contest as well as those lasting more than one minute will be discarded. Works must have been never awarded a prize in other competitions.
The subject of the works is free, and both fiction and animation works can be submitted.
IMPORTANT: All those works presented in a language different from Spanish, must be subtitled in Spanish or in English.
2.- SUBMISSION OF VIDEOMINUTES
Through internet only:
-Press here to fill in the application form and to upload your video
Videominutes must be sent or presented by 3rd of April 2017.
4.- DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTEST
The members of the jury will be selected by the Dpt. of Culture and Social Affairs of Universidad de Zaragoza amongst videocreators and experts of national and international prestige. This jury will complete with its experience and opinion the possible omissions or doubts that could arise in the selection process. The jury reserves the right not to award the prizes if no work is deemed to be worthy. The decisions taken by the jury shall be final.
The best 25 works, as a maximum, will be selected to pass to the final and this condition of finalist will be communicated to the respective authors.
Prize-giving and projection of winners will be reported to all those interested and it will be made public through general means of communication.
The winners will be awarded with a diploma and with the following prizes:
- 1st Prize VIDEOMINUTO 2016-2017: 1.000€
- 2nd Prize VIDEOMINUTO 2016-2017: 700€
- 3rd Prize VIDEOMINUTO 2016-2017: 400€
*These prizes are subject to tax deduction according to Law.
6.- USE OF VIDEOMINUTES
The winners will authorize Universidad de Zaragoza to record, compile, reproduce and broadcast the presented pieces preserving their rights as creators of their works.
In the different editions, recordings or public performances of the winning works should be mentioned ‘XVI Videominute International Contest. Universidad de Zaragoza’.
The organization will not be responsible neither of the eventual damage of the works nor of the rights derived from the materials used for the creation of the videominutes and in this case.
Non selected works will be destroyed.
7.- ACEPTANCE OF REGULATIONS
The application to take part in and to present works for the competition implies the knowledge and full acceptance of the present regulations.
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