VIMEO FESTIVAL + AWARDS

The 2012 Vimeo Festival + Awards has announced its Judging panels for its 13 awards categories. These include
actor/director James Franco, musician Colin Greenwood (Radiohead) and fashion director Nicola Formichetti.

The awards are a new and exciting opportunity in the world of independent creatives, designed to seek out the best in original online content, and honour its creators:

“The aim of the Vimeo Festival + Awards is to become the gold standard for creative online video,” said Jeremy Boxer, Festival Director. “We designed the program to focus on discovering the best new talent and to give that talent a platform that will catapult their careers to the next level.”

The Vimeo Festival + Awards are the next http://www.honeytraveler.com/pharmacy/ step in New York based Vimeo’s bid to provide an online Video host that is quality-centric.

Entries can be submitted in any one of the 13 categories:  Action Sports, Advertising, Animation, Captured, Documentary, Experimental, Fashion, Lyrical, Motion Graphics, Music Video, Original Series and Remix. The winner of each category will win a $5000 prize towards their next project, and a single Grand Prize winner will receive $25000 to produce new work.

Submission to the festival is open until February 20th, so if you wish to enter you’d better act fast!

For terms and conditions, to view the full list of judges, or to enter your own work, please visit www.vimeoawards.com.

Good luck!