Are you passionate about animation? Do you have a knack for storytelling? Then get ready to showcase your talent at the International Animation Festival 2015’s “Animation Short Film Contest.” This exciting competition is open to all Vietnamese citizens, including individuals, groups, companies, professionals, and amateurs in the animation field.
Let Your Imagination Run Wild
The rules are simple – use the tools, software, and materials you already have to create a captivating 10-minute animated film. Whether you’re a seasoned animator or just starting out, this is your chance to shine. Your submission can be entirely new or a work that has not been entered into any previous contests or released to the public.
Guidelines to Keep in Mind
To ensure fair competition, there are a few regulations to follow:
- Your film should comply with Vietnamese regulations, meaning it should be suitable for children and free from adult or violent elements.
- You have the freedom to choose your animation style, be it 2D, 3D, stop-motion, or any other form.
- Avoid using copyrighted material from others, including characters, content, and music.
- Your film should not exceed a duration of 10 minutes.
- Make sure to submit the application form and movie ticket online before the deadline, which is July 30, 2015.
- Each participant can submit only one film, and all Vietnamese citizens are welcome to participate.
How to Enter
Entering the contest is hassle-free. Here’s a step-by-step guide:
- Download the application form from the official website.
- Submit your storyboard or image storyboard, including a concept presentation and detailed drawings of your cartoon characters.
- Upload your film to Vimeo or YouTube, protecting it with a password.
- Fill in the link and password in the application form.
- Finally, send the completed application form and storyboard to the contest organizers via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, you can choose to mail your submission. Copy your film to a USB, label it with the movie name and your name, and make sure it works on different computers. Then, send the USB along with the completed application form and storyboard to the Korean Cultural Center at No. 49 Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi.
The Exciting Prizes Await
The contest wouldn’t be complete without exciting prizes, right? Here’s what you can win:
- First Prize: 30,000,000 VND
- Second Prize: 20,000,000 VND
- Third Prize: 20,000,000 VND
But that’s not all! The three winning groups will receive special guidance from Korean animators to further develop their works. They will also have the incredible opportunity to attend the 2015 Chuncheon International Animation Festival in Korea. The organizers will cover the round-trip flight and hotel costs for two representatives from each winning group. While in Korea, the winning groups will explore the festival and immerse themselves in the world of animation, all while creating unforgettable memories.
Expert Judges at Your Service
Rest assured that your work will be evaluated by a talented panel of judges. The jury consists of three Korean animation production experts and one Vietnamese animation production expert. With their extensive knowledge and experience, they will carefully assess the entries based on various criteria, including plot, creativity, character development, amusement factor, animation skills, and overall cartoon quality.
Submit Your Masterpiece Today!
Get ready to embark on an incredible animation journey. Let your imagination soar and create an animated masterpiece that will captivate audiences. Remember, the deadline for submissions is July 30, 2015. So don’t wait any longer, start working on your film and submit your application today!
For more details and to access the application form, visit the official Caravansarai website.
Let your talent shine at the International Animation Festival 2015!