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RULES FOR THE SELFIE CONTEST  icono_pdf

  1. As SELFIE we understand a composition of the person and things around him which could be expressed by a photo or a video. An original work in which the author takes a picture of him/herself, showing him/herself in a CREATIVE way.
  1. This contest has two different categories: PHOTO or VIDEO
  1. Anyone can take part in the contest.
  1. Each contestant can submit a maximum of one work per category. Important: the work cannot have received any other award.
  1. The PHOTO (SELFIE) will be submitted in JPG format. Size: 30 x 30 cm with a minimal resolution of 254pp. The name of the author must not appear on it
  1. VIDEOS must last a maximum of one minute. Accepted formats: .mov or .avi. The name of the author must not appear on it.
  1. The contestants are responsible for music and images copyright.
  1. The works presented in either category —video or photo- may be sent using the following type form:

https://festivalobiolseng.typeform.com/to/M1kBvt

Or, if necessary, through wetransferto the festivals address: info@festivalolbiols.cat

  1. Each inscription should contain:
  • Title
  • Nickname
  • Name and surname
  • Town
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  1. The organization –Grup Fotogräfic Roda (GFR)- guaranties the anonymity of the author and the title of the work. The names of the winners will be made public during the award ceremony.
  2. The closing date will be 16th April 2017 at midnight.
  3. Among all presented works the Jury will make a selection which will be projected during the award ceremony which will take place in 6th March 2017. The prizes will be selected from these works.
  4. The following prizes will be awarded:

A. PHOTO category

  • 1st prize for the best selfie:
    • An original work by the artist Albert Pla
    • € 700
  • 2 nd prize:
    • A day of practical photo classes at ESCAC (School of Audivisual and Cinema of Catalunya) in Terrassa.
  • 3 rd prize:
    • Guided tour to GRAU LUMINTÉCNIA (BCN), a company specialized in projects and installations of cinema and W studios.
  • Finalists’ prize:
    • Work presented at ESCAC exposition
    • Free access to the link containing digital notes of the Photography director Tomas Pladevall.
    • Master class of Xevi Vilaregut, photographer.
  • PRIZE OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR THE BEST SELFIE
    • Lunch for 2 people at Parador de Vic, Sau.

B. VIDEO CATEGORY

  • Ir prize for the best video:
    • An original work by the artist Albert Pla
    • € 700
  • 2nd prize:
    • A day of practical photo classes at ESCAC (School of Audivisual and Cinema of Catalunya) in Terrassa.
  • 3rd prize:
    • Guided tour to OVIDE, a company of services and rental equipment of cameras and accessories for the cinema and TV industry.
  • Finalists’ prize:
    • Work presented at ESCAC exposition
    • Free access to the link containing digital notes of the Photography director Tomas Pladevall.
    • Master class of David Fontseca, director and producer of television documentaries and programmes.
  • PRIZE OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR THE BEST VIDEO
    • Lunch for 2 people at Parador de Vic, Sau.
  1. The prizes awarded by the general public will be given afterthe voting during the award ceremony on 6th May where the selected works will be on show.
  2. The jury reserves the right to annul any category/ declare any work DESERT
  3. The prizes are valid after one year after the award ceremony.
  4. The GFR -Grup Fotogråfic de Roda- organizing this contest reserves the right to publish the works on their blog or other means of communication.
  5. The organization will not be held responsible in any way for violating the copyright on behalf of the contestants.
  6. The jury in this fifth editions will be formed by:
  • Miquel Obiols (president): writer, scriptwriter and producer-director of TV programmes.
  • Isona Passola: producer, scriptwriter and film director. Current president of the Catalan Cinema Academy.
  • Clara Roquet: scriptwriter and film director.
  • Tomas Pladevall: photography director.
  • David Fontseca: documentaries and TV programmes director and producer.
  • Xevi Vilaregut: photographer and trainer. Awarded as Important Artist by the Catalan Photography Federation (AFCF).
  • Jordi Molet: CEO at El 9 Nou.
  1. All participants must accept and agree with these rules.