La Convivencia Presents: Ist annual International Day of Peace Film Contest
THEME: WHAT DOES COEXISTENCE LOOK LIKE TO YOU?
The contest is open to all middle/high school students living in NJ. The top three winners in each group will be awarded scholarships and certificates.
Outstanding Award: $125 Scholarship and Certificate of Outstanding Achievement
Award of Excellence: $100 Scholarship and Certificate of Excellence
Award of Merit: $75 Scholarship and Certificate of Merit
(If the film is a group effort, the scholarship will be distributed among all group members)
The winning films will be available to watch on La Convivencia internet platforms after October 21, 2019. All participantswill receive a certificate!
DEADLINE FOR ENTRY: Monday, October 14, 2019
ALL ENTRANTS MUST ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING GUIDELINES:
Video must be no longer than 4 minutes.
Must be less than 1GB in file size
Animation, narrative, documentary, experimental, or a media presentation (No PowerPoint).
Upload short films to YouTube as "public" or "unlisted" with "La Convivencia International Day of Peace Film Contest 2019" in the title. Include the link with the application form. Winners will be asked to share a link to a public version of the video if it was originally posted as unlisted. Or email: email@example.com
Entries will be judged on originality, creativity, and how well the student uses artistic vision to portray the theme.
The judges may disqualify a film if there is a reason to believe it does not comply with the theme or guidelines, and participants are encouraged to review the contest rules throughout the planning, filming, and editing process to ensure all submissions are eligible for judging.
FINALISTS AND WINNERS Finalists will be contacted via email and announced on October 21, 2019 at https://www.laconvivencia.org/ and on social media. Please ensure you submit a valid phone number and email address with your entry.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN PROMOTING PEACE AND COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS!
All participants and winners will be invited to: Holiday Day of Service Event on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 At Dutch Neck Presbyterian Church 154 South Mill Road, West Windsor, NJ from 3 -5 pm to receive their award/certificates.