CONCLUSION OF SHOWREEL COMPETITION

On the 25th of November 2010 in WSNHiD in Poznan the proceedings of International Showreel Competition Jury were held. The competition for the best audiovisual portfolio was a part of VIVISESJA – 3rd International Festival of New Audiovisual Phenomenons, organised by Ad Arte Foundation.

Participation was open to individuals, creative studios and artistic groups dealing with motion graphics, animation or typography. There were no restrictions on technique, materials or style; only the showreel's originality, form, dynamism, coherence of image and sound were taken into consideration by the jury. There were 25 entries in the competition. The jury consisting of: dr Krzyszto Bialowicz – graphic artist, designer, curator of CSW in Torun, senior lecturer at Mikolaj Kopernik University; Lena Dula – president of A KuKu Sztuka Association, director of Transvizualia Festival; Szymon Stemplewski – director of VIVISESJA, president of Ad Arte Foundation, co-founder of Antistatic Family group and representative of Future Shorts Poland, awarded the following prizes:

The 1st Prize - a high quality multimedia projector Epson EH-TW450 - for Animateria studio from Poland.

Distinction Award – 250 EUR – for Viumasters studio from Mexico.

Honorable Mention – for Upper First from Sweden.

Audience Prize – 250 EUR - went to Kineza studio from Poland.

Presentation of selected works took place on 25th November and the announcement of the Showreel Competition’s results took place at 26th November in WSNHiD School (10 Kutrzeby Street, Poznan, Poland) and was combined with a performance by Addictive TV – world class masters of mixing sound and image.