Anime North 2014 MVC Results

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Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby Kieop » Mon May 26, 2014 7:16 pm

ANIME NORTH 2014 MUSIC VIDEO COMPETITION WINNERS


CATEGORY AWARDS

Northern Lights – Best in Show Award
VivifxAMV “Anime 101”

Momiji no Video – Judges’ Choice Award
BakaOppai “A Piece of Toast”

The Newbie – Novice Award
Adam Russell “I Wonder (Snake Eater)”

Momiji’s Challenge
Gippy “Invisible Girl”


CRITERION AWARDS

Editing
Nekokitkat “Cosmic Love”

Cinematography
Gunther “Hot Commodity”

Creativity
haunter103 “Good Clean Fun”

Artistic Vision
MoonlightFilly “Requiem of the Marionettes”



HONOURABLE MENTIONS

Gold Medal – Challenge 1st Runner-Up
Jern Guildhelm “Mister Bimble and the Black Lagoon”

Gold Medal – Special Merit
Sephiroth “This Video Was (Not) Entered Into Drama”

Silver Medal – Overall Merit
tayuyashoujo “The Urumas”

Bronze Medal – General Merit
nicki_013 “Birds and the Bees”



CHALLENGE FINALISTS

Attactrix … Special Ed
The Basketball Which Kuroko Jams … Nicolio1313
Invisible Girl … Gippy
Swan Song … EchoAMV
Identity … Emma Browning
Mister Bimble and the Black Lagoon … Jern Guildhelm

OPEN FINALISTS

The Optimists … Rider4Z
The Urumas … tayuyashoujo
Birds and the Bees … nicki_013
On the Run … Draqua
Requiem of the Marionettes … MoonlightFilly
Surging Tides … Xophilarus
This Video Was (Not) Entered Into Drama … Sephiroth
2 4 6 0 1 … NWJ
Good Clean Fun … haunter103
Hot Commodity … Gunther
Drink Beer … Roachlord
Come Closer … Nicolio1313
Alchemy Zone … BecauseImBored1
Time Falls Away … AdventLostKaichou
A Piece of Toast … BakaOppai
Touch the Sky … EkaCoralian
Cosmic Love … Nekokitkat
Anime 101 … VivifxAMV
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby MycathatesyouAMV » Mon May 26, 2014 7:24 pm

Had received an email that I was an open finalist, but don't see myself on the list there.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby Kieop » Mon May 26, 2014 7:58 pm

Anime North does not announce finalists in advance. We like the revelation of the winners and finalists to be as much a surprise for the editors as for the audience. It adds to the anticipatory excitement, as you wait to see if your video is played.

The confirmation I sent you only lets you know whether your video has qualified for judging. We have three rounds of processing. First your video has to qualify for the MVC. Did you follow our rules? Etc. Next we have a pre-judging round to whittle down the competition to a more manageable level for our judges. Then we have the judging round - from which the awards are determined.

This was a strange year for judging. Technical/action videos such as yours did not do as well overall as they have in previous years.
Although, ironically, the Judges' Choice winner was a technical video.

I can tell you that your video was very well received by our Sunday audience. I make a note of audience reaction for each video as it is played. Your video was in the top 20 for audience reaction (measured very unscientifically). We don't have an audience award. But if we did, it would have gone to Birds and the Bees.

If you like I can post the entire the play list on the forum over the next few days.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby random11x » Mon May 26, 2014 9:12 pm

The list either is accurate and the saturday afternoon showing played some wrong amvs. Or the list is wrong and the saturday afternoon showing had the accurate play list.

I was there and "Famous Last Words of a Solo Player" by Emerald Gaurdian Productions played and is not in the list. AND ALSO
"The Club Can't Handle Space Dandy" by JurassicJeremyJames was played and is not in the list

EDIT: It seems this list does not contain the novice finalists
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby GuntherAMVs » Mon May 26, 2014 9:51 pm

Oh, awesome! Congrats everyone~!
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby tayuyagirl » Tue May 27, 2014 11:22 am

This was my first time entering a con and I didn't expect as much as a honourable mention, wow, thank you!
And congrats to everyone. All the entries I've seen so far have been amazing.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby pan_dbgt01 » Tue May 27, 2014 4:00 pm

Very sad my hard work didn't pay off this year :(

Glad the results were fast this year.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby Flow_Teeples » Tue May 27, 2014 4:45 pm

Is there a youtube video or a page in the search engine for either of these AMV's?

1. Good Clean Fun … haunter103
2. This Video Was (Not) Entered Into Drama … Sephiroth

These are the only 2 I can't find anywhere that I'd love to re-watch when I can.

And good work everyone, the AMV contest is always one of the highlights of the con for me.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby VivifxAMV » Wed May 28, 2014 1:04 am

Ah I am so honored! It had always been one of my dreams to just place at Anime North, let alone win The Northern Lights Award! Thank you so much >< congrats to everyone!
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby pan_dbgt01 » Wed May 28, 2014 10:31 am

VivifxAMV wrote:Ah I am so honored! It had always been one of my dreams to just place at Anime North, let alone win The Northern Lights Award! Thank you so much >< congrats to everyone!


You made a really good AMV this year. I'm glad your time and hard work paid off :D
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby VivifxAMV » Wed May 28, 2014 1:06 pm

pan_dbgt01 wrote:
VivifxAMV wrote:Ah I am so honored! It had always been one of my dreams to just place at Anime North, let alone win The Northern Lights Award! Thank you so much >< congrats to everyone!


You made a really good AMV this year. I'm glad your time and hard work paid off :D


Thank you so much >< I'm glad it did too! Makes those 8 months of struging to find classroom
Scenes totally worth it :)
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby neko kitkat » Wed May 28, 2014 8:30 pm

Congrats all the winners! I can't believe I won something too! XD It seems you had a great AMV contest this year. I hope to participate again in the future.
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby random11x » Wed May 28, 2014 10:11 pm

I have collected the ones I could find on youtube into a playlist if people are interested
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby pan_dbgt01 » Wed May 28, 2014 10:29 pm

random11x wrote:I have collected the ones I could find on youtube into a playlist if people are interested


I'm on there to :D
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Re: Anime North 2014 MVC Results

Postby random11x » Sun Jun 01, 2014 3:05 pm

I got almost all the finalists now in my playlist which is surprising. Still need

Identity … Emma Browning (found)
This Video Was (Not) Entered Into Drama … Sephiroth (found)
2 4 6 0 1 … NWJ
Good Clean Fun … haunter103

If anyone knows of these videos being on youtube let me know. Or even if they are on here somewhere. Im a completionist :wink:. And if you made one of those then UPLOAD THEM TO YOUTUBE AND LINK THEM!

I found a user on here for NWJ but they havent uploaded any videos recently :(. The others 3 I had no luck even finding the user accounts on here or youtube.

thanks Pikapwn
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