SouthWest Video Club Competitions
SouthWest Video Club In House Competitions For 2013
Set out below is subject material for our in-club competitions. Also, we have a list of other club competition details that you may find useful on the drop down menu above.
There will be TWO COMPETITIONS. Each of the TWO competitions will have FIVE CATEGORIES.
- GENERAL INTEREST (any video not falling into the above categories)
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING COMPETITION RULES BELOW TO ENSURE THAT YOUR ENTRY MEETS THE NECESSARY CRITERIA FOR OUR 2013 SWVC VIDEO COMPETITION. Or Download the form using the links Above.
SOUTH WEST VIDEO CLUB INC
VIDEO COMPETITION RULES
(Effective from February 2013)
- 1. GENERAL RULES
1a Entrants for all club competitions must be financial members of the club.
1b No professional video can be used in club competitions. (eg a video produced for financial gain.)
1c A video can only be entered once in any club competition and cannot be submitted in any future SWVC competitions.
1d A maximum of 10% of footage from outside sources not produced by the entrant can be included in any competition entry, and must be essential to the storyline.
All competition entrants must sign an entry form declaring that copyright clearance of all visuals and sound recorded is their absolute responsibility. The club cannot be responsible for any unauthorized use of such material.
1e A separate entry form must accompany each entry. Titles and credits are to be included in the running time.
1f Joint entries will be accepted, but only the principal producer will be eligible for any award. Other members of the same group are eligible to submit entries in any categories in their own name.
1g Entries for all competitions are to be submitted by the relevant closing date.
1h The committee reserves the right to exclude any entry from the competition deemed to be offensive to the majority of viewers. (The Competition Manager should notify the committee of any such entry before the entries are shown at a club meeting. The committee should then view the entry in question and decide if it complies with this rule. If not, the entrant should be advised of the decision, and the entry will be rejected.)
1i Where possible, outside judges will be appointed to judge each competition. Failing this, an audience vote will be taken.
1j The Competition Manager will be responsible for running each competition and keep records of the scoring.
1k The committee is to be responsible for all rules and regulations for competitions and to adjudicate on any dispute, with their decision being final.