Typomania International Typography Video Festival

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     Category:  Multiple Disciplines
     Deadline:  May 1, 2017  (98 days left)
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    Focused on young, creative, energetic people, the international Typomania Typography Video Festival is an annual type, typography, calligraphy and video feast.

    The aim of the festival is to collect and connect as many type fans as possible and turn them in to a professional community. Moreover, the festival aims also to popularize the typography culture, be sensitive to traditions and support the most daring interesting experiments and projects.

    The competition of typographical videos is one of the key events of the Typomania festival. There are six categories:

    Animated poster
    Presentation of a typeface
    Cartography
    Movie titles (commercial and student works)
    Text visualization (songs, poems or other texts)
    Typomania

    Only videos containing type as the active component can participate in the contest. Videos must have been created during 2015-17 years. Individual authors, as well as creative groups, may take part in the event. Every contestant can send an unlimited number of entries.

    The image size must not be less than 720x480 pixels. File size must not exeed 300 MB. Allowed formats: wmv, avi, mov, mp4, flv.

    There is no entry fee.

    Eligibility


    Open worldwide to designers, illustrators, animators. There are no age restrictions.

    Prize


    Various prizes will be awarded to the creators of the best typographical videos (prizes for 2017 are yet to be announced).

    Typomania 2017 will be held in Moscow on 27 of May - 4 of June in the Moscow Museum.