ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

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ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:12 pm

ANIMETHON 25 AMV CONTEST

This year Animethon is celebrating it's 25th Anniversary and has moved location to the Edmonton Shaw Conference Center. This means an exciting bigger and brand new Main Events room where the contest will be held!

DEADLINE: Sunday, June 17, 2018

QUICK RULES SUMMARY (Full set of rules can be found HERE):

• AMVs: Must be a minimum of 75 seconds and maximum of 6 minutes.
• Trailers, Commercials or Intros: Must be a minimum of 30 seconds and maximum of 3.5 minutes.
• No more than 2 entries per person/group.
• No subtitles, watermarks, logos, text, or credits.
• Must not have premiered before December 1, 2017.
• The majority of your entry’s video content must consist of anime-styled or manga-styled content.
• Audio for all AMV entries (except Trailer/Commercial/Intro) must be majority music. No excessive dialogue.
• Must be age 14+ appropriate.
• AMV-Hell style entries will not be accepted.
• Must satisfy our technical requirements.

As the contest will be two hours in length, all accepted entries will be judged by a panel of judges to determine the finalists.

SUMMARY OF AWARDS

AMV fixed categories have been eliminated and replaced with a larger number of elements that make up the essence of the AMV (i.e. Dramatic, Artistic, Parody, Trailer, Effect Oriented, etc.) found on the entry form. Once all entries have be received after the deadline, all the selected elements will be tabulated and all accepted entries will be grouped into the top six most common categories for judging.

Category Awards:
Up to six Awards. Categories will be determined after the submission deadline

AMV Contest Coordinator Choice Award
Awarded to a video selected by the AMV Contest Coordinator

Grand Prize Awards:
Best in Show
Audience Favourite

Best “Made in Alberta” Award
Awarded to a video entry made in the province of Alberta

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Animethon 25 AMV Coordinator
Sakura-Con 2013 - 2018 AMV Coordinator
AX 2012 - 2018 AMV Assistant Manager
Otafest 2012 - 2018 AMV Coordinator
Animethon 10 (2003) - 25 (2018) AMV Coordinator

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Mon May 21, 2018 8:56 pm

Just under a month to go.

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sat Jun 02, 2018 3:46 am

Just over two weeks to go, need more of the awesome videos!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:25 am

About 11 days to go, need more trailers, upbeat, fun and comedy videos!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Jun 10, 2018 1:50 pm

A week to go before the deadline! Short on Trailer, commercial and Fun videos!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Kireblue » Sun Jun 10, 2018 2:14 pm

Vlad G Pohnert wrote:A week to go before the deadline! Short on Fun videos!

Vlad

working on it :sweat:

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby DopplerDo » Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:08 pm

Kireblue wrote:
Vlad G Pohnert wrote:A week to go before the deadline! Short on Fun videos!

Vlad

working on it :sweat:


Oh snap is THAT almost finished? Please please please let that beast out of the cage :D!!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Rider4Z » Mon Jun 11, 2018 5:07 pm

Gonna try for something new!! :awesome:

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:45 am

Two days to go!!!! MORE trailers, Commercials and comedy!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Rider4Z » Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:57 am

One new trailer coming up... i hope

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:22 pm

A few more trailers and Comedy videos would help.

Deadline is today end of day!

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:32 pm

And a commercial or two would not hurt either
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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Rider4Z » Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:50 pm

Boom. New trailer just for you.

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Re: ANIMETHON 25 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby King Redeem » Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:41 am

Vlad G Pohnert wrote:And a commercial or two would not hurt either

Done. Have fun at con!


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