Ambient/Non-Traditional & PR

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Ambient - Special Build
Includes installations, pop up sites, use of buildings, use of exterior or interior location, floor space.
Ambient - Small Formats
Beer mats, stickers, petrol pumps, POS.
Events, Stunts, Live Brand or Interactive Experience
A creative idea using live performance to promote a brand or a product.
PR/Tactical News Story
A creative idea that engages, educates or influences online/offline editorial media, newspapers, magazines, cinema, radio, television, social using PR and the news as a platform.
Other Screens - Moving Image
A creative idea using mobile phones, on screens at publis events, exhibitions, on screens in retail stores, digital outdoor screens.
3d Build
Innovation
 

Branded Content

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size
1 Video Case Study (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video 30 sec cut (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Documentary under 5 mins
Documentary under 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.
Filmed Brand Experience/Stunts & Events/TV Shows etc under 5 mins
Single scripted film under 5 minutes demonstrating how TV shows, publicity stunts and events were used to increase brand awareness.
Fiction under 5 mins
Single scripted film, drama, comedy under 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.
Documentary over 5 mins
Single scripted film over 5 minutes demonstrating how TV shows, publicity stunts and events were used to increase brand awareness.
Filmed Brand Experience/Stunts & Events/TV Shows etc over 5 mins
Documentary over 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.
Fiction Over 5 mins (may include dramas, comedies etc)
Single scripted film, drama, comedy over 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.
Any other
 

Design

Media requirements:

Mandatory, require 1-5 Images (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

PHYSICAL PIECE TO THE ADDRESS BELOW
To be recieved by Thursday 13th September 2018:

Kinsale Shark Awards
Fourth Floor, 10 Herbert Street
Dublin, 2, IRELAND.

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Product Design
Packaging
Outstanding design for a product or brand from the actual packaging itself to the branding on the packaging.
Brand Identity
Outstanding design for any product, brand, company. Should involve several examples from invoices, labels, mugs, signage, menus etc.
Editorial/Books
Outstanding design for inside spreads, use of photography, illustration, typography etc.
Book Cover
Outstanding cover design, use of photography, illustration, typography etc.
Print (Brochure, Catalogue, Reports etc)
Outstanding design from cover to inside spreads.
Logo/Stationary
Outstanding design for any product, brand, company. Business cards, letterheads, compliment slips.
Installation/Exhibition/Signage
Outstanding design for an exhibition includes stands, general design, promotional material, furnishings, space layout.
Display, Pop-ups
Website
Direct Mail/Posters
Website
CRAFT: Art Direction
CRAFT: Typography
Outstanding design of typography for any company, product or brand in any form or media
CRAFT: Photography
Outstanding design of photography for any company, product or brand in any form or media
CRAFT: Graphic Design
CRAFT: Writing
CRAFT: Illustration
Outstanding design of illustration for any company, product or brand in any form or media.
CRAFT: Moving Image
CRAFT: Innovation
 

Digital

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink
If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.
Alcoholic drinks
Beer, wine, cider, spirits.
Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food
Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.
Direct Response
Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.
Household, Garden & Pets
Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.
Home & Media Electronics
TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.
Cleaning & Laundry Products
Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.
Toiletries & Personal Care
Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.
Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty
Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.
Healthcare & Pharmacy
All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.
Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories
If it can be worn it can be entered.
Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming
Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.
Travel, Tourism, Hotels
Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.
Gambling, Lottery, Bingo
Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.
Publications & Media
Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.
Communication Providers
Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.
E-Commerce Online
Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.
Financial and Insurance
Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.
Business Equipment and Services
Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.
Utilities, Energy Providers, Post
Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.
Corporate Image
Institutions, corporations, multinationals.
Self Promotion
Public Awareness & Political Party
Awareness for the environment, race, gender equality, violence, disabilities, refugees, security forces, defence forces, blood donations.
Charities & Trusts
Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local chairty.
Programme Sponsorship - Idents
Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.
Automotive including Auto Products and Services
All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.
Best Use of Social Media
Entry should demonstrate an outstanding use of social media to promote a brand or product and demonstrate shareability.
Digital Design
Innovative use of Technology
User Experience
 

Film

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Alcoholic drinks
Beer, wine, cider, spirits.
Automotive including Auto Products and Services
All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.
Business Equipment and Services
Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.
Charities & Trusts
Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local chairty.
Cleaning & Laundry Products
Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.
Communication Providers
Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.
Corporate Image
Institutions, corporations, multinationals.
Direct Response
Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.
E-Commerce Online
Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.
Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories
If it can be worn it can be entered.
Financial and Insurance
Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.
Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink
If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.
Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty
Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.
Gambling, Lottery, Bingo
Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.
Healthcare & Pharmacy
All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.
Home & Media Electronics
TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.
Household, Garden & Pets
Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.
Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming
Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.
Programme Sponsorship - Idents
Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.
Publications & Media
Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.
Public Awareness & Political Party
Awareness for the environment, race, gender equality, violence, disabilities, refugees, security forces, defence forces, blood donations.
Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food
Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.
Self Promotion
Toiletries & Personal Care
Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.
Travel, Tourism, Hotels
Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.
Utilities, Energy Providers, Post
Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.
CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions
Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.
 

Film Craft

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

CRAFT: Animation Design
CRAFT: Animation
Entry should demonstrate excellent technique using any animation style.
CRAFT: Any Other Indivdual Craft Skill (eg: model making, table top, wardrobe etc)
Entry should demonstrate how use of a craft skill was an integral element to the film's production.
CRAFT: Art Direction/Production Design
Entry should demonstrate how the overall look, feel and visual representation was an integral element of the film production.
CRAFT: Best Use of Humour
Entry should demonstrate how use of humour was an integral element to the film.
CRAFT: Casting
Entry should demonstrate how choice of actor(s) played an integral element to the film's production.
CRAFT: Character Animation
CRAFT: Cinematography
Entry should demonstrate how the use of light, camera angles, lenses, movement was an integral element of the film.
CRAFT: Colour Grading
Entry should demonstrate excellent technique using any colour grading style.
CRAFT: Direction
Entry should demonstrate excellent judgement and creative direction with cast, sound, performance, camera angles, camera movement and story telling.
CRAFT: Editing
Entry should demonstrate how the arrangement of each shot was used to narrate the message and was an integral element of the film production.
CRAFT: Peformance (v/o, singer, visual)
Entry should demonstrate how choice of voice artist or visual performer played an integral element to the film's production.
CRAFT: Post Production/Visual Effects
Entry should demonstrate how the use of digital technology was an integral element of the film production.
CRAFT: Title Sequence
Entry should demonstrate how the title sequence was an integral element to the film.
CRAFT: Writing/Idea
Entry should demonstrate how the dialogue, actions and expressions are used to formulate an idea that has led to the final film.
CAMPAIGN CRAFT: - two executions or more to qualify
Entry should demonstrate how an excellent craft skill, played an integral role in the final film campaign.
 

Integrated

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size
1 Video Case Study (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video 30 sec cut (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Best campaign using 3 or more media formats
To qualify a campaign must use a minimum of 3 other different media formats and demonstrate how each execution is suited to each of the medium used. Eg TV, mobile phone, online pre-roll.
 

Music & Sound Craft

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Sound Mixing
Sound Design
Entry should demonstrate how sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the film.
Original Music
Entry should demonstrate how compossition of an original music score was an integral element of the film.
Best Use of Licensed Music - SYNC
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music was an integral element of the film.
Best Re-Record of Licensed Music
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music was an integral element of the film.
 

Print/Outdoor

Media requirements:

Mandatory
Singles 1 Image 
​Campaigns 3-6 Images
(jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

PHYSICAL PIECE TO THE ADDRESS BELOW
To be recieved by Thursday 13th September 2018:

Kinsale Shark Awards
Fourth Floor, 10 Herbert Street
Dublin, 2, IRELAND.

Optional
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink
If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.
Alcoholic drinks
Beer, wine, cider, spirits.
Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food
Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.
Direct Response
Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.
Household, Garden & Pets
Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.
Home & Media Electronics
TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.
Cleaning & Laundry Products
Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.
Toiletries & Personal Care
Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.
Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty
Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.
Healthcare & Pharmacy
All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.
Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories
If it can be worn it can be entered.
Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming
Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.
Travel, Tourism, Hotels
Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.
Gambling, Lottery, Bingo
Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.
Publications & Media
Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.
Communication Providers
Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.
E-Commerce Online
Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.
Financial and Insurance
Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.
Business Equipment and Services
Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.
Utilities, Energy Providers, Post
Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.
Corporate Image
Institutions, corporations, multinationals.
Self Promotion
Public Awareness & Political Party
Anti-smoking/drugs/drink driving, road/farm/work/fire safety, health awareness, race, gender, firearms, violence, party political broadcasts.
Charities & Trusts
Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local charity.
Programme Sponsorship - Idents
Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.
Automotive including Auto Products and Services
All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.
CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions
Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.
CRAFT: Art Direction
Entry should demonstrate excellent visual interpretation of the idea and show how it was an integral part of the image.
CRAFT: Copywriting
Entry should demonstrate an excellent writing ability and show how it was an integral part of the execution.
CRAFT: Photography/Illustration
Entry should demonstrate outstanding illustration technique/photography technique and show how it was an integral part of the image.
CRAFT: Typography
Entry should demonstrate outstanding typographic technique and show how it was an integral part of the image.
CRAFT: Illustration
CRAFT: Image Manipulation
Entry should demonstrate excellent retouching/3d build technique and show how it was an integral part of the image. A before and after of the image must be submitted on the same jpeg.
CRAFT: 3D Build
CRAFT: Special Build
CRAFT: Innovation
 

Promo

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size
1 Video Case Study (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Optional
1 Video 30 sec cut (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Drama
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Drama programme or series.
Sports
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Sports programme or series.
Soaps
Entertainment/Comedy/Reality
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Entertainment/Comedy/Reality programme or series.
Lifestyle
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV/Lifestyle programme or series.
Movie
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Movie programme or series.
News/Current Affairs/Factual
Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TVNews/Current Affairs/Factual programme or series.
CAMPAIGN (three executions or more)
Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea promoting a TV station, programme or series.
 

Radio

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

Singles 1 MP3, with maximum of 50mb size
Campaigns 2-10 Executions (in one MP3 with 3 seconds silence between each execution)

Optional
1 Video Upload (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink
If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.
Alcoholic drinks
Beer, wine, cider, spirits.
Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food
Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.
Direct Response
Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.
Household, Garden & Pets
Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.
Home & Media Electronics
TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.
Cleaning & Laundry Products
Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.
Toiletries & Personal Care
Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.
Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty
Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.
Healthcare & Pharmacy
All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.
Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories
If it can be worn it can be entered.
Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming
Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.
Travel, Tourism, Hotels
Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.
Gambling, Lottery, Bingo
Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.
Publications & Media
Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.
Communication Providers
Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.
E-Commerce Online
Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.
Financial and Insurance
Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.
Business Equipment and Services
Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.
Utilities, Energy Providers, Post
Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.
Corporate Image
Institutions, corporations, multinationals.
Self Promotion
Public Awareness & Political Party
Awareness for the environment, race, gender equality, violence, disabilities, refugees, security forces, defence forces, blood donations.
Charities & Trusts
Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local chairty.
Programme Sponsorship - Idents
Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.
Automotive including Auto Products and Services
All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.
CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions
Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.
CRAFT: Production/Direction
CRAFT: Writing
Entry should demonstrate how the dialogue, actions, flow of idea created on outstanding use of the radio medium.
CRAFT: Performance
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music or sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the radio production.
CRAFT: Sound Mixing
CRAFT: Sound Design
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music or sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the radio production.
CRAFT: Original Music
Entry should demonstrate how use of an original music score was an integral element of the radio production.
CRAFT: Best Use of Licensed Music - SYNC
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of licensed music usage was an integral element of the radio production.
CRAFT: Best Re-Record of Licensed Music
Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of re-recorded music usage was an integral element of the radio production.
 

The Creative Bravery Award

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

Optional,
1 PDF, with maximum of 50mb size
1 Video Upload (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Any single piece or campaign using any media
The Creative Bravery Award, in association with Creative Social, celebrates work which has the courage to push the boundaries regardless of the risks and the potential consequences. Work which only the bravest clients would sign off and which represented a genuine leap of faith.
 

Young Shark

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size

Optional,
1 PDF, with maximum of 50mb size
1 Video Upload (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Young Shark
To win this category the entrant must submit a creative proposal to a YOUNG SHARKS brief along with social media ideas to encourage awareness of the category worldwide.
 

Music Video

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Best Music video
Best Music video for low budget < 10k
CRAFT: Best Animation
CRAFT: Best Artiste Perfomance
CRAFT: Best Casting
CRAFT: Best Choreography
CRAFT: Best Cinematography
CRAFT: Best Colour Grading
CRAFT: Best Direction
CRAFT: Best Editing
CRAFT: Best New Director
CRAFT: Best Post Production SFX
CRAFT: Best Production Design
CRAFT: Best Writing/Idea/Concept
 

Short Film

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Best Short Film under 20 mins
Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
Best Short Film under 15 mins
Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
Best Short Film under 10 mins
Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
Best Short Film under 5 mins
Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
Best Documentarty Short
Non-fiction. A factual report using pictures/observations/interviews with real people involved in real events to create awareness of a particular subject or cause. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
Best Animated Short
Fiction or non fiction. Can include live-action stop motion or a mix of live-action/animation techniques. Awarded to Prod Co or individual
CRAFT: Best Animation
Awarded to Animation Director
CRAFT: Best Casting
CRAFT: Best Cinematography
Awarded to DOP
CRAFT: Best Direction
CRAFT: Best Editing
Awarded to Editor
CRAFT: Best Original Music
Awarded to Composer
CRAFT: Best Acting Perfomance
Awarded to Visual Performer or Voiceover
CRAFT: Best Post Production SFX
Awarded to Post House
CRAFT: Best Production Design
Awarded to Production Designer
CRAFT: Best Sound
Awarded to Sound Designer or Recordist
CRAFT: Best Writing
Awarded to Writer
 

Best 'NEW' Award

Media requirements:

Mandatory
1 Image (jpg, jpeg), with maximum of 50mb size.
1 Video (mov, mp4), with maximum of 350mb size - the minimum resolution is 640 x 480

Category

Category Description

Best New Colour Grader
Best New Designer
Best New Director
Best New DOP
Best New Editor
Best New Music Composer
Best New MV Director
Best New Sound Designer