7th Snow Wolf Cup Animation and Comics Competition

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1. Aim

7th Snow Wolf Cup Animation and Comics Competition will discover excellent animation and comics work and talent through the communication of animation and comics works home and abroad, promote the development of animation and comics industry, build animation and comics companies, animation and comics studios, platforms for artists. Brave, alone, united and cruel.

2. Theme

Running with China’s Animation and Comics. 

3. Explanation of Snow Wolf Cup.

Brave, alone, united and cruel are the snow wolf’s world. Just like the China’s Animation and Comics which need a batch of people who are brave, who could stand the Loneliness, who could make exquisite work through teamwork, who could freely run toward the direction of the goal in the animation and comics market which is getting more and more cruel.

4. Time table

a. Period for call for entries: From 1st Jul. 2015 to 31st Aug. 2015

b. Announcement for the list of the Final Competition: 2nd Sep. 2015

c. Time for Final Judgement: From 5th Sep. 2015 to 8th Sep. 2015

d. Time for Award: 15th Sep. 2015

5. Category

a.  Animation

a) Animated film: 2D,3D,Stopmotion,Flash.

b) TV Animated Feature Film: For each season, the episodes tell one same themed story.

c) TV Animated Series: Each episode is independent to tell one themed story.

d) Animated Short film: The length of the short film should be more than 30 seconds and less than 30 minutes, any type of animated short film will be eligible.

b. Comics

a) Series Comics

b) Single Comic

c) Comics Script.

6. Awards

Animation

Serial Number

Category

Title

Number

Prize

1

Animated Film

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB10000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

2

TV Animated Feature Film

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB10000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

3

TV Animated Series

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB10000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

4

Animated Short film

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB10000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

5

Excellence Prize

10 for each category

40

Certificate

6

Excellent Organization Prize

 

10

Certificate

7

Excellent Teacher Prize

 

64

Certificate

8

Committee Special Prize

 

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB20000

Comics

Serial Number

Category

Title

Number

Prize

1

Series Comics

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB2000

2

Single Comic

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB2000

3

Comics Script

1st Prize

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB5000

2nd Prize

2

Certificate+Trophy+RMB3000

3rd Prize

3

Certificate+Trophy+RMB2000

4

Excellence Prize

10 for each category

30

Certificate

4

Excellent Organization Prize

 

10

Certificate

5

Excellent Teacher Prize

 

48

Certificate

6

Committee Special Prize

 

1

Certificate+Trophy+RMB10000

 

Explanation:

1.The winner will be awarded the Trophy, Certificate and Prize of“Snow Wolf Cup”

2. Each category is set up for one Excellent Teacher Prize in principle, if there is no teacher who directs this work, then the prize could be empty.

3. The “Snow Wolf Cup” Committee will deduct the personal tax for the bonus awarded

4. If the work is less than 12 for the catalog (Work of Film and TV Animated Feature Film is less than 10), the prize will be empty.

7. Entry Requirements

a. Participants can be in the name of the individual or group (introduce the information of the members in the group).

b. Entries must be uploaded in the form of electronic file. Participants must log in the official website of the Snow Wolf Cup Animation 

and Comics Competition, and register an account and Submit the entries.

c. Participants must register personal information online when they upload the entries. Participants must in charge of the loss that caused by registration data unclear or inaccurate.

d. Participants must provide original ID card and its copies when win the award, and accept the award after checking the identity .

e. If there is guidance by teachers for the  entries, the teachers must attach the college or university teaching qualification admitted by country when participants won the prize. The teachers that give guidance can be the teachers that to teach, and they also can be someone else who give guidance in the process of creation (except for students). The entries which guided by teachers, whether individual or collective work, must be attached teacher’s names while uploading, and then the teachers can participate in the guidance teachers award. The information filled in can not add or change. Do not need to fill in the information of the teachers without the teachers ‘guidance.

f. Entries should be guided by the mainstream moral values, and the content must be healthy and positive.

g. The entries must be original works. The entries are forbidden to copy or steal with the non-original works. If the entries are copies or other's works, the participants will lose the qualification to participate the competition and be responsible for all the disputes and legal affairs because of copy or steal. The sponsor don't bear any legal responsibilities.

h. The entries must be finished works. Do not submit any drafts or semi-finished products; otherwise the entries are in vain.

8. Submission requirements

a. Any animation and comics works in different forms can participate the competition, including movies, televisions, short films or network videos. Entries need to be completed after June 1st, 2013.

b. Submission materials as follows:

a)Application form: Log in the official registration website (www.xuelangbei.org), fill in the competing information, and submit it online.

b)Manuscript format of entries: The entries except for "the best comics" must be converted the format into one of the following: AVI,MPEG,WMV, MOV, and submit online.

c)Comics: the format of JPG, the single work can not less than 200 mm * 200 mm, and the resolution can not less than 300 pixels per inch.

d)Entries should be submitted through official website. The organizing committee will inform the contestant to mail the DVD disc (containing works files) to the awarding committee of Snow Wolf Cup if there is a need. And these works will be used to promote Snow Wolf Cup.

c. Animated film: The length of works should not less than 20mins. A complete film is also welcomed. TV animated feature and TV Animation Series: The contestant could only submit one episode if the length exceeds 20mins, and if the length is less than 10mins, please submit two episodes.

d. The contestant should submit no more than 4 pieces of a comic series

e. Language requirements: Chinese or English. If the original language of the work is not Chinese or English, please provide Chinese or English translation version.

f. The contestant must complete the Application Form so that to validly register on-line. The deadline is July 31th, 2015.

9. Exhibition of the Entries

a. The organizing committee could digitally save the entries.

b. All the entries could be shown to the public through IQIYI and comicyu.com(The works shown are entries of the competition).

c. The organizing committee will decide the order, categorization and timetable of exhibition.

d. The organizing committee has the right to make a non-commercial exhibition & film panorama and special show.

10. Voting Rules

In order to improve the openness, equity and validity of the competition, and to avoid repeated voting by other account in condition of ensuring the extensive participation of cyber citizen, this competition made several voting rules as follows:

Voters must log in the official website of “Snow Wolf Cup” Animation and Comics Competition to vote. Each IP address could only have one vote per day. Please go to IQIYI plate to vote for animation works and to comicyu.com plate for comic works.

11. Awarding Rules

First round: Through voting on the official partner websites, entries that rank the top fifty would enter the semi-finals.

Second round: Juries will judge the entered works, and select out the ultimate winners.

12. The Jury

a. The jury should be composed by at least five people, including one foreign expert at least.

b. The jury should select out a president at the first meeting.

c. None of the jury members can take part in the judgment if he/she has any forms of contact with certain entry.

d. Contest awards selection procedures and selection criteria are specified by the jury.

e.The jury will select the winning entries and determine the winners.

13. Invitation

The award-winning author will be invited to attend the award ceremony in September 15, 2015 in Jilin Animation Institute, Changchun, China

14. Prize-giving

a. The award ceremony and press conference would be organized by the organizing committee.

b. The ceremony plans to hold on drawing up to September 15, 2015.

c. The organizing committee will invite the winning player as a guest to attend the awards ceremony.

d. Couldn't come to the territory of award winners, may authorize others to accept Authorize others, need to produce a power of attorney to the organizing committee of the original.

e. Winning entries will be shown during the award ceremony.

f. The winners will receive a certificate issued by the organizing committee with bonus and trophy.

g. On the premise of the winners-self agree, the organizing committee will arrange an interview with the media.

15. The copyright and other legal issues

a. Contestants participating works shall not infringe any third party's patent copyright, trademark, reputation or any other lawful rights and interests. The resulting related legal matters and disputes shall be borne by the participants.

b. Participants need to ensure that entries are original and they are being submitted works the only and exclusive ownership and the right holder, just can have the right to submit to the competition participants agree to enter the race will not result in the works:

(a). May infringe any third party the proprietary rights of industrial property rights or other intellectual property rights, including but not limited to trade secrets of copyright trademark or confidentiality obligations.

(b). The other in violation of applicable law of any country in the world.

c. Entries copyright owned by the contestants, entries will contest organizers retained, players take the backup. In order to improve competition propaganda, Contest and part of the Media Community, Video Website to build the cooperation zone, the zone will be to show entries, the organizers to ensure the work only in this zone and won’t exists any commercial behavior, namely the default agreed to sponsor propaganda.

d. During the competition, participants with the work in the other similar or related business activities will not be restricted by the organizing committee, but if the conflict with the provisions of other race organizers or relevant institutions, bear all the consequences which may arise from the participant.

16. Supplementary Provisions:

a. The competition rules and other regulations involved in the 7th Snow Wolf Cup by the Organizing Committee Animation and Comics works Competition released the official web portal. The website is: www.xuelangbei.org.

b. This entry rules come into force from the date of release.

c. The entry rules are explained by the Organizing Committee of the 7th Snow Wolf Cup Animation and Comics works Competition.

17. Contact

Add: Planning Department , Jilin Animation Institute, No.168 Boshi Street, High-Tech Industry  Development Zone, Changchun, China

Postcode: 130012

Tel: 86-431-87018878

Fax: 86-431-87019935

E-mail : animationfa@126.com

Contact person : Gavin Liu

 

Organizing Committee of

The 7th Snow Wolf Cup Animation and Comics Competition

                      May 8th, 2015

 

Entryform:

http://en.jlai.edu.cn/uploadfile/2015/0629/20150629035929381.doc