‘Democracy is power, Power to the people ...
DawnNews in association with The Asia Foundation is giving you an opportunity to share your views on;
'Why is democracy necessary for Pakistan?'
If you are between the ages of 17-23, speak your mind by putting together a 5-7 minute mini documentary. Documentaries can be in English or Urdu. The top 3 winning documentaries will be aired on DawnNews and top ten winners will receive attractive cash prizes of up to Rs.100,000.
JUDGING CRITERIA The submissions will be judged on the following criteria:
Criteria Research and Analysis Originality Relevance to the Topic Impact on the audience Duration Clarity of Presentation ( images and sound should be of broadcast quality)
Weights (%) 25 20 20 15 10 10
FORMAT The documentaries must be in the following formats: .MOV, .MPEG, MP4 and .WMV. If you decide to incorporate original sound/music it should be composed by you or it must be royalty free. If you are unable to add original or royalty free sound/music, DawnNews will add the music for the winning documentaries after submission.
PRIZES The top three documentaries will be aired on DawnNews, along with their interviews of the winners. 1st Prize: Rs. 100,000 2nd Prize: Rs. 50,000 3rd Prize: Rs. 25,000 4th -10th Prize: Rs. 10,000 each
WHERE TO SUBMIT You may send in your submissions to the marketing department, to any of the following addresses: Karachi 11 Dockyard Road, West Wharf Industrial Area, Karachi Islamabad 12, G-7/1 Mauve Area, Zero Point, Islamabad Lahore 55, N Industrial Area, Gulberg II, Lahore For further questions: Call: 111-114-455 and ask for Marketing Email: email@example.com
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS Each documentary submission should be accompanied with the following information: Documentary Title Name Address Contact Number Email Address Age
The deadline for submission is 15th August 2010.
* All content must be original and not plagiarized.