The competition is part of the 27th International Short Film Festival Berlin, and held and hosted by the Interfilm Berlin, Zucker Kommunikation and the Heinrich Boell Foundation.
Organizers are looking for films with a message. All entries should be aiming to communicate either a promotional, ideational, political or original message. They should not be older than two years and should have already been successful at spreading the net via direct url, or at least be on the way to doing just that.
This competition is open to anyone who wishes to apply.
Audience Award worth € 1.000
Jury Award worth € 1.000
Award for Best political Viral with the themes climate, democracy or justice worth € 1000
The online voting will take place from Oct. 18th to Nov. 18th 2011 on this website (www.viralvideoaward.com).
In addition to the audience award a jury decides on the “best viral” and the “best political viral”.
The films of competition will be shown at the 27th International Short Film Festival Berlin – 15th to 20th of November 2011 – on screen. The award ceremony will take place during the festival on November 19th 2011.
Deadline for submissions 11 September 2011.
Read more about the rules of the competition on: http://www.viralvideoaward.com/regulations-reglement/
The application form can be found on: http://www.interfilm.de/viral-video-award/
Find out more on: http://www.viralvideoaward.com/award-2011-engl/