and DeviantArt present:
The 2011 EPIC MOVIE POSTER CONTEST
Do you like movies? Do you create art? Are you ready for some fun? Than look no further than the 2011 EMP Contest! This is a yearly contest that challenges you to bring life to films that don’t actually exist.
Full contest details can be found here: screeners.deviantart.com/journ… There you will find the contest rules, film treatments, prize details and more!
You can download the "EMP Survival Guide" here: mutt2000.deviantart.com/art/20… This .pdf contains all things EPIC in one package.
Please Fave the News article here: mutt2000.deviantart.com/journa…
We will provide treatments for a dozen (12) fake movies (Title, synopsis, and character bios), and you create movie posters for them. Best posters get boatloads of prizes!!! Simple, eh?
… and the prizes are EPIC! HUNDREDS of $$$ in Gift Certificates to online retailers, YEARS worth of Premium Membership Subscriptions to DeviantArt,TENS OF THOUSANDS of DA points, Free commissions, Limited edition POSTERS, Custom ARTWORK ...and much, much MORE!!!
This contest will run from July 1st until August 31st
ALL MEDIUMS OF TRADITIONAL/DIGITAL DESIGN ACCEPTED! You can use fingerpaints for all we care!
YOU DO NOT NEED TO JOIN #Screeners (Although you might want to at least devwatch for updates and announcements.)
There will be prize packages given for 1st through 5th place for BEST POSTER. and 1st through 3rd place for BEST SERIES as well as two other "special prizes"
You are allowed up to FOUR (4) contest entries. They can be for the same film or four different ones.
You must UPLOAD your deviation to the OFFICIAL CONTEST FOLDER www.deviantart.com/submit/?cat…
BEST SERIES is a prize for an artist who creates a series of 2 or more posters for the same film that has a common theme, look or feel. If you create a series – you will be allowed a fifth submission. However, 5 will be the max regardless if your series is 2 posters or 5.
- You must indicate in your artist comments that a poster is part of a series. It will not be assumed.
- Series posters will be scored individually and also have special scoring as a series.
- The Best Series prize can be won in addition to a place prize.
- A single poster can win a place prize and be a part of a series.
Please make sure to read the rules on the main contest page before submitting
If you have any questions, please note Screeners or LordIlpilazzo
Thanks, and have fun