Create a captivating 360° x 180° VR video experience, with a theme based on one of the United Nations seventeen Sustainable Development goals.
You can find a list of the global goals here: Sustainable Development Goals.
Guidelines / Rules
For more important contest info, read: CONTEST INFO
The jury's judging criteria
(Choice of technical platform will not affect the jury's assessment, neither will selected video format (ex. 4K or not).
How immersive and engaging is the video as a VR experience?
Innovative and creative approach
Composition, action, editing, storytelling, use of the possibilities/advantages of the VR media etc.
The impact on the viewerDoes the video make the viewer think/reflect? Is it perhaps enlightening? How is the message/theme concerning the global goal conveyed? Does it evoke an emotional response: beauty, worry, sadness, joy, etc.?
Deadlines / Registration fees:
Early Deadline - January 18th, 2018 20 US$
Regular Deadline - April 18th, 2018 25 US$
Final Deadline - June 20th, 2018 35 US$
No company or organization can enter the contest as the registered participant. Employees of any company can of course participate as private individuals. It is possible to participate in the contest as a single individual or as a team with two or more members. Hence, the term "participant" used in texts covers both cases. If participating as a team, one person must be chosen to register and handle all contact during the contest.
It is possible to participate in multiple categories with different projects. It is also possible to participate in multiple
categories with the same project adapted to fulfill the criteria of each category. However, a registration fee is required for each entered category.
If entering a single category with multiple projects, a separate complete registration is needed for each project.