Everest Short movie contest-2012

How many people does it take to make a difference? – ONE

“One song can spark a moment
One tree can start a forest
One smile begins a friendship
One vote can change a nation
One life can make a difference”

One is much bigger than we can imagine. All it takes to make a difference is just one person.

Show the power of ONE through a 3 mins movie by participating in Everest short movie contest-2012 which is organized as part of Everest 6th anniversary.

Theme: The power of One

Last Date: Oct-13, 2012

Contest Guidelines:

  • Theme for the Everest movie contest is ‘The power of One’
  • Running time of the film should not exceed 3 minutes including titles
  • The competition is open to all national participants (Indians)
  • Each filmmaker may submit up to 5 videos for the contest.
  • The films of any genre can be submitted for the competition.
  • The film can be in any language and must be accompanied with English Subtitles. Film should be produced in 2012
  • Suitable for all audience: No abusive language. No Swearing. No Excessive violence. Short films deemed obscene or Defamatory will be disqualified.
  • The original film should be produced on demand in required format on DVD for presentation or preview purpose.
  • The Everest Film committee reserves the right to accept or refuse any film without assigning any reason whatsoever.
  • Team Everest reserves the right to use the film or the storyline of the film for promotions and public relation purpose.
  • Last date for sharing the movie link is Oct-13, 2012. Movies submitted after the deadline will not be accepted for the contest.
  • Results will be announced on Oct-20, 2012
  • Participation in the contest implies acceptance of these Rules and Regulation.
  • Decision of the Everest short film jury shall be final and binding all parties.

How to Participate?

  • Upload the best resolution video that you have in your You tube account
  • After uploading, share the video link to  info@teameverestindia.orgwith below details:
      • Your Name
      • Your Email ID
      • Your Phone Number
      • Alternate phone no along with person name
      • Place you live
      • Where was the video taken
      • Short description about the video
  • If your short movie qualifies for the contest, it will be shared in our facebook page www.facebook.com/everestserveindia within 3 days of receiving the video link.
  • Share your video from Everest Serve India facebook page with your friends and increase the ‘Likes‘. For every Like a video gets, Rs. 10 will be added to the Total Prize money. Read ‘Details on Prize money’ section for more details
  • The judgment will be made by a panel of judges and it has nothing to do with by the number of likes the video gets in the facebook.
  • For any queries, please write to info@teameverestindia.org

Details on Prize money:

  • The prize money can be utilized only for a social cause related to Education.
  • Prize money will not be given as cash. The winners need to identify a cause of their choice within India and Team Everest will directly sponsor for that.
  • The total prize money will be calculated based on Base Prize + (Likes fund/3) have got.
  • Base prize money for Team Everest1 Min video contest-2012 is as follows:
      • 1stprize ->Rs 10,000
      • 2ndprize ->Rs 7,000
      • 3rdprize ->Rs 5000
  • Likes fund = Sum of no of Likes each video has got * Rs 10. Maximum cap for ‘Like’ Fund = Rs 75,000.
  • Here is an example on how the total prize money is calculated:
      • Say 50 videos have been received for this contest which will be uploaded in Everest Serve India FB page
      • If each video get 50 likes then for 50 videos, we will get 50*50 = 2500 Likes
      • Now, Likes fund = 2500 Likes*Rs10 = Rs 25,000.
      • Now 1st prize = Base prize money + (Likes fund/3) = Rs 10,000 + (Rs25,000/3) = Rs 18,333.
      • 2nd Prize = Base prize money + (Likes fund/3) = Rs 7,000 + (Rs25,000/3) = Rs 15,333.
      • 3rd Prize = Base prize money + (Likes fund/3) = Rs 5,000 + (Rs25,000/3) = Rs 13,333.

Note: Animated movies are also accepted.

All the best for the participants.

Other Everest Contests: Photography ContestDrawing Contest and Story Contest

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10 thoughts on “Everest Short movie contest-2012

  1. 1. Could you please let us know the exact date for submission ? (Earlier we got a mail stating that last date for submission was Sep 28th) Could you please clarify?

  2. I have sent you an entry for this contest, movie name being ONE, on saturday. I haven’t got any replies yet, whether it has been approved or not… Kindly inform

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