Contest: Lockdown Short Film Competition 2020

Lockdown Film Competition from VFX Online

VFX Online is running Lockdown Short Film Competition 2020, happening now through the end of April. Several of our vendors have prizes in their competition, including Chaos Group, Boris FX, and Red Giant (now part of Maxon). If you’re home and not working at the moment, this may be just the thing to get your creative juices flowing.

The challenge is this: make a 1-3 minute long film on the theme of LOCKDOWN or ISOLATION by 30th April and submit it to us. Our panel of judges will choose a winner, student winner, and give some critique to their personal favorite:

Lockdown Short Film Competition 2020 Grand Prize

Chaos Group V-Ray Annual License (winner’s choice, one year)
Boris FX Bundle (one-year)
Boris FX Sapphire subscription (one-year)
also, Boris FX Continuum subscription (one-year)
Boris FX Mocha Pro subscription (one-year)
Boris FX Silhouette subscription (one-year)
Red Giant Trapcode Suite
Triune Films Infinity VFX Assets Collection
Triune Scores Complete Library Vol.1
Wacom Cintiq Pro 24″

Lockdown Short Film Competition 2020

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Posted by Michele Yamazaki