21.03.2017

3rd International Comics and Blitzanimation Competition 2017 Ruse, Bulgaria

Regulations for participation in comics and blitzanimation competition international comics and blitzanimation competition..



Ruse BULGARIA
April 30, 2017
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TOPIC: "FIRESTARTER"
comics or blitzanimation based on parts of the Stephen King's novel
If you are tempted by the art of comics and like Stephen King's works, unleash Your
creativity and create a comics or a blitzanimation based on parts of the "Firestarter" novel.

The aim of the organizers is to celebrate Stephen King's 70-th year anniversary, by uniting and encouraging the efforts of artists in the fields of art, literature, animation, cinema and caricature in creating comics or blitzanimation based on parts of the novel "Firestarter".

REQUIREMENTS AND RULES
The contest is carried out in two categories: traditional comics and blitzanimation. Anyone aged 18 and above of any nationality and occupaion may participate.

1/ Traditional comics category:
Number of artworks participating: Authors are allowed to send up to 3 comics works. Each work must be sent in 4 copies.
Pages: Maximum 6 pages. The number of each page must be put at the back of the sheet.
Format: Format of artwork must be А3 or А4.
Technique: Any
Plot: Artwork plot must be complete within the number of pages sent.

2/ Blitzanimation category
Minimum film duration: 30 seconds
Maximum film duration: 60 seconds
Technique: any: puppet, classical, 3D animation
Format: HD
Synopsys of film of up to 500 symbols; three digital advertisement film photo shoots.
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NECESSARY DOCUMENTS FOR PARTICIPATION
A filled in and signed Application form accessible and at: www.libruse.bg. Incomplete and incorrectly filled in application forms shall not be regarded. In case of change of data, authors must undertake to inform the Library.

ADDRESS AND DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION
Artwork is to be sent via post mail (date on stamp holds valid), deadline is 30.04. 2017
Artwork must be received at the following address:
7000 Ruse, Bulgaria
1st, Dondukov-Korsakov Str.,
Regional Library Lyuben Karavelov

COMICS AND BLITZANIMATION INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION
Films must be sent online in HD Format using a file transfer web-based system using the e-mail address: art@libruse.bg or libruse@libruse.bg

RIGHT OF OWNERSHIP, RIGHTS FOR USE AND PUBLICATION OF ARTWORKS PARTICIPATING IN THE COMPETITION
Copyright of the sent works remains property of the participant. Lyuben Karavelov Regional Library becomes the owner and acquires the rights to use, for an indefinite period of time, the sent works, or parts of them, in any ways by any means, including exhibitions, publications and advertising, without the need of explicit consent of the author and without paying the author for that. By signing the application form, the author certifies the adoption of the competition’s regulation and consent to perform all the above actions for the submitted works that might otherwise constitute a violation of moral rights of participants. The received works will not be returned to their authors. They become a part of the permanent exhibition „Museum of Comics“.

AWARDS
Grand Prix - 300 EURO

After preliminary check, authors, admitted to the contest, are going to be represented in an e-catalog with one piece of work each. Every participant, meeting the requirements of the Contest, is going to recieve a certificate and e-catalog via the e-mail, provided in the Application form. All recieved comics are going to be published on the web page of Lyuben Karavelov Regional Library Rousse www.libruse.bg and are going to take part in a representative exhibition organized in July - August 2017. The preliminary check and prizes are going to be determined by a specially selected for the purpose jury.
Contact and further info at:
E-mail: art@libruse.bg, libruse@libruse.bg