COMPETITION RULES

Films or videos entered for the One Minute and Four Minute competitions must obviously have a maximum running length of those times.
Entries for the Burke Trophy are restricted to a maximum of ten minutes and for all other competitions the maximum running time is no more than fifteen minutes.
For all competitions the running time limit should include all titles, credits, visuals and sound.

JUDGING

The winners in Club competitions are decided by a confidential vote of the members present in the audience. Everyone present is given a voting slip. Those who have entered the competition are asked not to vote for their own entry.The voting slip gives guidance and workspace to record marks and space to record the best three films as shown below.

 
STORY
*Interest
*Originality
CAMERA WORK/TITLING
*Composition
*Imagination
*Graphics
EDITING
*Flow/pace
*Technique
SOUND TRACK
*Commentary
*Music
*Sound effects
OVERALL IMPRESSION
*Emotional impact
*Entertainment value
*Would you want to see it again? (the acid test)
JUDGING MATRIX GUIDE Mark each section out of 10, ie total available points per film/video is 50
Film/Video Entry Number 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
STORY                            
CAMERA WORK/TITLING                            
EDITING                            
SOUND TRACK                            
OVERALL IMPRESSION                            
TOTAL POINTS =                            
RESULTS Please enter the number of the film for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd not the film name for 1st , 2nd or 3rd places - and NO ties

FIRST: SECOND: THIRD:

THE STAN OLMAN AWARD

POINTS AWARD

The Points Award Cup is presented to the Club member who has accumulated the most points during the current season by participating in club events.

Notes on Scoring

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