eDward V, the European New Talent AwardWorld Wide WebFall 2004Deadline: August 24, 2004
eDward, the eDIT Film Award, is a European newcomer competition. Participants can win prizes up to 2,500 Euro. The competition is open to young Europeans up to 30 years old. Participants must be resident of Europe, which extends from Urals to the Atlantic, from Malta to Iceland. The 30-second film must be about the special fascination of football (soccer) in general and a worldwide Football Cup in particular. Submissions will be judged according to the following main criteria:
* thematic relevance of content* visionary perspective* original nature of idea* visual language/optical representation* execution (camera, effects, editing, sound, image processing)
The winners of each category receive 2.500 plus the unique eDward-cup. The winners also get the software Adobe Video Collection 2.5 Standard. For more information, visit www.ed-ward.de and www.edit-ves.com.