Project NeoEditor : Round 4 The Premise
Being a good editor means NEVER GIVING UP. Editing for somebody? NEVER LET THEM DOWN. Wanting to stop editing and go to a trendy juice bard? DONT GO RUNNING AROUND AND DESERTING IT! Making a comedy video? NEVER MAKE VIEWERS CRY! [unless they are crying of laughter. Thanks Kitsuner.
] And most of all, NEVER SAYING GOODBYE TO NEOEDITOR. The Premise Meaning
Joking aside, the world of AMV's in inevitably intertwined with the world of the Internet. As such, it's important to reflect upon our culture and realize what raving idiots we are compared to normal people.
But most importantly, it's a good skill to make people LAUGH. As a real-life editor, it is completely possible to be called upon to make a roast for comedy central, but actually make it funny! Or editing Jeff Foxworthy to make him look good.
Most importantly, it's just an overall good skill to have and develop. Plus, this is NeoEditor, so you should be editing outside your comfort zone, AMIRITE? The Round Create an AMV based upon a famous Internet Meme. It can be from any source, but it should be recognizable for wide-ranged appeal.
Here's the catch though. You must REMAKE the famous Internet Meme into something conceptually new, while still retaining the original appeal that made it famous in the first place. [By this, I mean, don't edit to rickroll as a serious AMV and expect to get a good score] Making an AMV that starts off really interesting and breaking away to Rick Ashley's music video will not get you a good score in Execution of theme.
The intergration of the Meme needs to be fun, entertaining and most importantly of all, UNEXPECTED. Execution of Theme Points
20 Points: Creativity of Meme Intergration
20 Points: Execution of Meme
10 Ponts: Meme Recognition Special Round Related Rules
1) You are permitted to use footage that pertains to your meme. For example, Rick Ashley's music video, or longcat, or the Wut Wut int he Butt Dude. This will not count towards your 7 sources.
2) Videos must be longer than 30 Seconds.
3) Name your filename the name of your internet Meme.
For those that don't know what the hell I'm talking about: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Internet_phenomena