12th Ateneo Video Open

Friday, December 24, 2010 Unknown 0 Comments

Now on it's 12th year, the Ateneo Video Open is once again inviting collegiate-level filmmakers to submit films be it experimental, music video, documentary or short film. Each submission has a P100 application fee. Over P32,000 in CASH prizes are at stake. See whether the films you submitted in class live up to the grade that you got.


Contest Requirements:
  • Open to all college-level students
  • Director of entry must be an official undergraduate of a college/university during the time of the production.
  • For the short narrative category, the scriptwriter must also be an official undergraduate of a college/university during the time of the production
  • P100 application fee
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Submit a film in any or all of the following Categories:
    • Experimental – no more than 15 min in length
    • Music Video – For any original song by a local artist/band (with proper permission) of no more than 7 minutes
    • Documentary – Of any subject, no more than 25 min. in length
    • Short Narrative – Of any subject or theme (adaptations with proper permission is also accepted), no more than 25 min. in length.
  2. Language of the film is open to any indigenous dialect, non-contemporary Filipino/English entries require subtitles, and are eligible to win as Best Indigenous Language Narrative
  3. Download registration form and complete details
  4. Burn 3 copies of your video entry in AVI format in a DVD
  5. Put inside a short brown envelope a completed application form and application fee of P100 for each entry submitted and the DVD copies of your video
  6. Submit entries at the Loyola Film Circle Room (3/F Rm 308 Manny V. Pangilinan Center for Student Leadership, ADMU)
  7. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Registration and submission deadline September 29, 2010 to January 15, 2011 9AM-5PM

Contest Prize:

  • Best Experimental - P5,000
  • Best Music Video - P5,000
  • Best Documentary - P8,000
  • Best Narrative - P10,000
  • Best Indigenous Language Narrative - P4,000
  • Multiple submission allowed
  • 4 categories to choose from plus 1 indigenous dialect winner
  • Entry fee of P100
For more information, log on to ateneovideoopen12.tumblr.com or contact the AVO Team at ateneovideoopen12@yahoo.com OR at ateneovideoopen12@gmail.com, Deano Reyes (0927-611-95-26), or Tet Domingo (0915-608-77-92)