THEME EDITION 2017-2018

The proposed theme for the 2017-2018 edition of the Peace Movie Award is
“Peace begins with me.”

Participants will have to develop this theme managing to communicate in a convincing and effective way, with a 30” video, how our individual experiences of peace and our personal actions in daily life are able to influence positively those who are around us; contributing this way to reinforcing a global culture of peace.

PROCEDURE

1. Each participant must register on the website MYMPA.IT, accept the regulations, and obtain a personal ID.

2. The video being submitted must be uploaded for this competition (instructions will be published on MYMPA.IT)

3. Each competitor loads his/her video, and marks it with his/her own ID. The video status is then ON HOLD

4. The Editorial Staff evaluates each video – if accepted, the video is published

5. The Editorial Staff announces via email the results of Step 4 to all the competitors, whether be it positive, negative or partial (insufficient or incorrect data)

6. The 5 most interesting videos in each category undergo final evaluation by the Board, in order to select the winners

7. The Board choose the winners with simple majority vote

HOW

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE VIDEO

RESOLUTION
Minimum resolution 1920 x 1080 – 16:9 format

TIME
Lenght must be 30 (thirty) seconds

ENCODING MPEG-2

Codec audio
MPEG Layer II o Dolby AC-3

Bitrate audio
128 Kbps or or higher

PER ENCODING MPEG-4

Codec video
H.264

Codec audio
AAC

Bitrate audio
128 Kbps or or higher

PARTICIPANTS

Categories

:

Primary and Lower Secondary School

Primary and Higher Secondary School

University and Masters

Free

Geographic Area:

Worldwide

PRESENTATION TERMS

Official Opening
Thursday 21st September 2017 – 12:00 pm (Rome local time CEST)

Opening Location

Colosseo

Video Presentation Deadline
31st May 2018 – 11:59 pm (Rome local time CEST)

Notification to the Winners
30th June 2018

Award Ceremony
21st September 2018

Participation Fee
Free

COMMUNICATION & ENGAGEMENT

The communication and promotion of the contest will take place mainly by means of:

Social media

Dedicated web portal

Communication or newsletters sent by the Education Ministries in the countries where Peace Run is already present

Press and television networks

Press offices