Doon Po Sa Amin Year 8

Thursday, July 02, 2015 jeffrey siy 0 Comments

Celebrate Pinoy stories and start filming your hometown's unique wonders for the Doon Po Sa Amin Year 8 Video-Making Contest. This year, you are encouraged to share and present a unique and interesting story in your hometown that you're proud of through a music video, short plug, or travel video. Be the ambassador of your native land and put it on the map. All you have to do is create a team of 8-10 members under the Student or Open Division. Choose which category you would like to work on: Activities to Enjoy, Food to Eat, Community Products to Support, History to Uncover, People to Meet, Places to Go, or Plants and Animals to Discover. Just like in the previous competition, the entry title must start with "Doon Po Sa Amin" and must be in Tagalog or in a local dialect. English subtitle must also be provided. Once your topic is approved, shoot your entry in any or a combination of music video, short plug, or travel video. The winners in the Best DPSA Music Video Entry, Best DPSA Short Plug Entry, and Best DPSA Travel Video Entry will each receive P30,000 cash. This is for both Student and Open Division. Special prizes will also be given away. In addition, the three (3) representatives of each team on the top three (3) from both divisions will be invited to Manila for the awarding inclusive of hotel accommodation, travel, and meal expenses.

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Contest Requirements:
  • Two (2) Divisions:
    • Student
      • Teams composed of high school and college students (minimum of 7, maximum of 9), all local residents
      • Teams are required to have a teacher-coach (minimum of 1, maximum of 3). The teacher-coach will be part of the participating team andwill serve as the team’s official representative
      • Students from different sections/levels/coursescan compose a team
      • All members must be officially enrolled in a school/university
      • There shall be no inter-school collaboration for any entry
    • Open
      • Teams of 8-10 members, all local residents
      • Teams composed of independent film-making enthusiasts, no age limit
      • Team members can be a professional or non-professional
      • Teams should designate one official representative of the team
      • Characters and production crew can be part of the team members
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Your team's official representative must first create an account at doonposaamin.ph. Then register as many entries as you as want by filling out an online registration form found at the website's Contest menu. Registration of an entry is only once
  2. Seven (7) Categories
    • Activities to Enjoy - Exciting activities/events that can be done in your town
    • Food to Eat - Your town's delicacies
    • Community Products to Support - Unique products and livelihood in your communities
    • History to Uncover - Momentous events that shaped your community
    • People to Meet - Inspiring personalities/groups in your town
    • Places to Go - Destinations in your town that people should visit
    • Plants and Animals to Discover - The plants and animals that can be found in your town
  3. Entry Guidelines
    • Share and present a unique and interesting story in your hometown that you're proud through a music video, short plug, or travel video
    • Create:
      • Teams should only tackle stories on village to provincial level only
      • Entry title must start with "Doon Po Sa Amin" and must be in Tagalog or in a local dialect. English subtitle must be provided
        • Example
          • Title: "Doon Po Sa Amin, Lumuluhod kay San Isidro ang mga Kalabaw"
          • Subtitle: "The Celebration of the Carabao Festival in the Feast of San Isidro"
      • No teams can have the same topic andgeographical scope. The first team to register the topic gets to keep the topic while the other groups have to change theirs or at least the geographical scope of the topic
      • The DPSA Secretariat will check the registered entries and will advise the teams if the topic they selected is already taken
      • If the team is composed of members hailing from varying places, the team must choose the scope where most members come from. (e.g. 5 members from Cebu and 3 members from Manila, the team’s entry must tackle a story related to Cebu)
    • Shoot
      • Choose any or a combination of the following categories for your entry
        • Music video (2–5 mins) - A filmed rendition of a song. Teams must compose and record an original song to be used for the music video entry. The song may be in English, Filipino, or other dialects but English subtitle must be provided
        • Short plug (20 –30 secs) - A video spot that can serve as an advertisement/commercial. In a very limited amount of time, teams must be able to relay its pitch on promoting something unique in their area
        • Travel video (3 –5 mins) - A light feature video that shows on-screen guide/s providing insights into the geographical, historical, or cultural aspects of their chosen topic. It can includefootage of events or interviews with people
      • Entries can be completely shot through the use of any types of video recording device
      • Entries can be edited through the use of any film editing software
      • Music/clips used in any entry must be original. Otherwise, your team must obtain a written consent from the artist/producer/owner in using copyrighted materials
      • All video entries may have versions in MP4, MOV, and MPEG format.Maximum file size is 1 GB
      • All video entries should incorporatethe standard introduction and ending clipswhich can be downloaded at the Doon Po Sa Amin website and at bit.ly/DPSA8downloads
      • All video entries should incorporate the following:
        • End credits - Text: Complete names of all the team members
        • End part - Text: Properly cited references/sources
        • End part - Graphic: Departmentof Tourism’s Visit Philippines Year 2015 logo
      • Must be original and may not have been previously published or have joined other contests
      • School-based workslike theses are eligible
  4. Submission Guidelines
    • Log in to doonposaamin.ph, hover to the Contest menu, choose the title of the entry, then submit. Fill out the submission fields with all the necessary details
    • Submit a copy of your video entries via:
      • Online via file-sharing site(e.g. Google Drive, Dropbox, 4Shared)
      • Courier - Prepare one (1) DVD copy of your video entry in MP4, MPV, or MPEG format and send it to:
          Web Philippines
          ATTN:Kristine Magadia
          DOST Technopreneurship, 
          3/F National Engineering Center,
          Junio Hall cor Agoncillo St. and Osmena Ave.
          UP Diliman, Quezon City
          Philippines
    • DVD cover must contain the following details
      • Contest Division
      • Entry Title
      • Category
      • School name or Team name
      • Name and contact no. of Team's official representative
    • Submit a photo that best shows the topic of your entry
      • Note:
        • Team members should not be in the photo
        • Photo should also not contain any texts
        • Photo must be 800x500 pixels, 100 dpi
    • Teams are required to map your entries to complete the submission. All entries have default map settings based on the location it is pointed at during the submission. Teams have the option to map it to the most accurate point
  5. Judging Criteria - Your entry's score must be at least 70% to qualify for a spot on the top entries
    • 40% Content
    • 30% Creativity
    • 20% Execution
    • 10% Impact
  6. Entries found to be lacking of at least one requirement shall receive a certain point deduction to the team's score
  7. The judges' decision is final and no further correspondence will be entertained
  8. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Deadline for submission of entries until September 25, 2015
  • June 1 - Start of Registration
  • October 12-16 - Startof Pre-screening
  • October 23 - Regional Judging
  • October 28 - National Judging
  • November 25 - Awarding
Contest Prize:
  • Student Division
    • Best DPSA Music Video Entry - P30,000
    • Best DPSA Short Plug Entry - P30,000
    • Best DPSA Travel Video Entry - P30,000
  • Open Division
    • Best DPSA Music Video Entry - P30,000
    • Best DPSA Short Plug Entry - P30,000
    • Best DPSA Travel Video Entry - P30,000
  • Note
    • Special prizes will be given away
    • As part of their prizes, the three (3) representatives of each team on the top three (3) from both the student and open divisions will be invited to Manila for the awarding on November 2015
    • Smart will shoulder their hotel accommodation, travel, and meal expenses
Upside
  • Online submission
  • CASH prize
  • Bragging rights
  • Help contribute in the development and promotion of local tourism
  • As part of the prizes, the three (3) representatives of each team on the top three (3) from both divisions will be invited to Manila for the awarding inclusive of hotel accommodation, travel, and meal expenses
Downside
  • Doing the entry takes time
For more info, log on to doonposaamin.ph