Call for Submissions: Video Fever

VideoFever2016

Trinity Square Video is proud to announce the fourth annual juried student video screening event, Video FeverIf you are/were an undergraduate student at a Toronto and surrounding area post-secondary institution (as far out as London and Kingston) in 2015 and you make videos, you qualify. Submissions must be single channel videos under 10 minutes in length and will be selected for screening by the Video Fever jury. Artworks will be judged solely according to their artistic merit; we are looking for work that offers conceptually and/or formally innovative investigations into video as a critical medium. This is a professional, juried screening and all chosen artists will receive a  screening fee and a free one-year membership to Trinity Square Video.

The screening will take place at Trinity Square Video Gallery early February, 2016. SUBMIT!

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: December 16, 2015

SUBMISSION FORM AVAILABLE HERE (Right click: Save Link As) 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Submission forms will be coming soon!

  • More than one entry per artist is permitted.
  • All genres of video are accepted, but this is a contest for video artists, and emphasis will be given to innovative uses of medium, genre, or content.
  • All entries must include a completed submission form sent to us by email.
  • Please do not send supplementary material—only the video and completed submission form.
  • Creation date of work must be 2014 or 2015.
  • Videos must be under 10 minutes and single channel only.

SUBMISSION PREVIEW FORMATS

Send your Submission Form by e-mail:

You must submit your submission form by e-mail. Attach the completed form as a .doc or .pdf to your e-mail.  It is important to include both the last name of the artist in the subject line of your email.

Format the subject line in the following manner: “VideoFever_Lastname”

Video Links: (*preferred*) please include a url to a high quality upload of your video on Vimeo or YouTube. Please include password if applicable.

File-sharing submission: High quality QuickTime files may be sent using a file-sharing program like WeTransfer.

Send your submission to: John G. Hampton at [email protected]

OPTIONAL RESIDENCY APPLICATION

Trinity Square Video will also be awarding one of the Video Fever artists a summer commission. The winner of this residency will be granted a summer production residency at Trinity Square Video including up to $1500 in production and post-production credit for their project, technical supervision and a crit with the Artistic Director. The commissioned work will also be given a screening opportunity at a future event in the gallery. If you would like to apply for this as well, please fill out the second page of the application with a short description of your proposed project.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Mailing a DVD: If you are unable to submit electronically arrangements can be made to mail a DVD or deliver in person. Mailed DVDs must be received by December 17, 2014

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact John G. Hampton at Trinity Square Video. E-mail [email protected] or phone 416.593.1332.

Send Submission Forms to: John G. Hampton, Artistic Director at [email protected]

SUBMISSION FORM AVAILABLE HERE (Right click: Save Link As) 

 

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