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UK Music Video Awards 2015: five days left to entry deadline including eight technical awards
There’s just five days left to enter work into the UK Music Video Awards 2015 – the premiere awards show for music video creativity in Britain and beyond, and the big party of the year for UK music videos.
This includes eight Technical Achievement awards which will honour the creativity and technical prowess of individuals working on a specific music video, celebrating the art and craft on show in specific departments. Here are the categories:
Best Animation in a video
Best Art Direction & Design in a video
Best Cinematography in a video
Best Choreography in a video
Best Colour Grade in a video
Best Editing in a video
Best Styling in a video
Best Visual Effects in a video
The entered video must have been completed and delivered to the commissioning company between August 1st 2014 and July 31st 2015. More information about these categories, and a full rundown of all the categories to enter before the entry deadline this coming Tuesday, August 11th - can be found at the UKMVA website.
To enter the awards go to the awards entry page at ukmva.com, and then follow the entry process. The cost is £65 + VAT per video per category. Terms and conditions can also be found there.
Judging for this year’s UKMVAs will begin around August 20, and the first round of online judging will continue for around two weeks after that. More than 600 people from across the music video making business in the UK and further afield have been signed up as Jury Members in the first round. The second round of judging will begin on September 14 and run for two weeks.
The UK Music Video Awards 2015 will take place at Roundhouse in Camden on November 5th 2015.
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