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Very Important Update in the Midsummer Night's Dream Contest.

Please check out these major changes with the inclusion of Animation category, extended Deadline, etc.


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Introduction



A Midsummer Night's Dream is a romantic comedy by William Shakespeare, written sometime in the 1590s. It portrays the adventures of four young Athenian lovers and a group of amateur actors, their interactions with the Duke and Duchess of Athens, Theseus and Hippolyta, and with the fairies who inhabit a moonlit forest.

Make your own Midsummer Nights Dream film which can be literal / version / adaptation / interpretation of any scene / act of Shakespeare`s  famous  play .


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Contest Rules

(Updated)


:bulletblue:Categories: Film & Animation (both mediums accepted) :new:


:bulletblue:Contest Theme: A Midsummer’s Night Dream


:bulletblue:Ends: 15th December :new:


:bulletblue:Duration: 20 minutes maximum (in case of a longer work you can split it into parts and have 20 minutes segments)


:bulletblue:Judges: :new:

:iconmoonbeam13: :iconkariannlax: :iconmarker-guru: :icondveditor:  :iconkaotika: :icono-uaglione: :iconfeawen:


:bulletblue:Entries: Unlimited


:bulletblue:Submit entries to: Community Projects > Contests > 2008 > A Midsummer Night’s Dream
(Do not forget to include the referred scene / act in your Artists’ Comment).


:bulletblue:Awards for Film:
:star:Best Film
:star:Best Adaptation
:star:Audience Choice
:star:(3) Honorable Mentions


:bulletblue:Awards for Animation:
:star:Best Animation
:star:Best Adaptation
:star:Audience Choice
:star:(3) Honorable Mentions


:bulletblue:Prizes for Film:
:star:Best Film - 1 year Subscription & 50 deviantdollars
:star:Best Adaptation - 1 year Subscription & 50 deviantdollars
:star:Audience Choice - 6 months Subscription & 25 deviantdollars
:star:(3) Honourable Mentions – 3  months Subscription for each


:bulletblue:Prizes for Animation:
:star:Best Animation  - 1 year Subscription & 50 deviantdollars
:star:Best Adaptation - 1 year Subscription & 50 deviantdollars
:star:Audience Choice - 6 months Subscription & 25 deviantdollars
:star:(3) Honourable Mentions – 3  months Subscription for each



:postit:Links and resources for your Inspiration:
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Midsum…
www.maximumedge.com/shakespear…

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Take Note



Note (1) :If you want to participate but do not have film privileges, please send a note to Marker-Guru DVeditor or Kaotika

Note (2) : Please include all music copyright (as well as other copyrighted material including sound FX, stock footage and trademarks usage permission and licenses)information under Artist's Comments. Thank you¡¡¡


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:icontjparson:
tjparson Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2008
one of my favourite plays ever!!!!!1
i'm so pumped about this comp!
i wish i could animate, so i could participate
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:iconkevinmaistros:
KevinMaistros Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Might just have to get in on this.
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:iconbluedolphin359:
bluedolphin359 Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2008
Wow, we JUST read this book in school and saw a play about it :). Maybe I'll do it.
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:iconfrozenpandaman:
frozenpandaman Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2008   General Artist
I just finished reading that book!! :slow:
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:iconbluedolphin359:
bluedolphin359 Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2008
Wow, i just posted before I saw this
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:iconperry-the-platypus:
Perry-the-Platypus Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2008  Student Digital Artist
Darn...this actually sounds like a LOT of fun, but I dun have Adobe Flash or anything... -0-; Just Photoshop.

Good luck to all the contestants! ^^
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Shinji246 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2008   Digital Artist
hey if you come here and post your contest you will get more entries!

votervirus.com

or if you entered you can get help for more votes on your entry!
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:iconyetska:
Yetska Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I've started analyzing the story haha

15 December.. thats plenty of time :D


great contest! :D
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:iconpluspluskid:
plusplusKid Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2008  Student General Artist
i am in!
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SombraStudio Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2008
Oh, I'd love to participate...but I have no animation supplies at the moment. :( Plus I have very little animation experience...I'm looking forward to see what people will come up with though! :D

MSND is one of the few Shakespeare things I was happy reading...'cause it wasn't depressing. :XD:
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:iconfabianfucci:
fabianfucci Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Interesting!

Link for inspiration #2 is not working.
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:iconyves-in-a-box:
yves-in-a-box Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008
Hmm....sounds intriguing...I might enter it, but I'm a bit busy with my media studies project at school at the moment...
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:iconmrshinyredplanet:
Mrshinyredplanet Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008
Damn this looks really good. In fact, I'm working on a Midsummer Night's Dream piece right now. Too bad its not film :P
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:icondeejaybunny12:
deejaybunny12 Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008
SWEET. Too bad I don't know how to animate yet :( But this looks GREAT!
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:iconkatezila:
katezila Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Oooh this does sound cool. And a end date in december is something I can deal with.
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:iconglandrid:
Glandrid Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Hm, I'm tempted to participate...
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:iconkaotika:
Kaotika Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2008   Photographer
:woot: great ¡
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:iconglandrid:
Glandrid Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
You thought feels a little incomplete, lol.
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:iconmarker-guru:
Marker-Guru Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
AWESOME :D
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