EVA Festival

2014 Eastern Video and Animation Festival
Submission Guidelines

CATEGORIES:  Fiction, Non-Fiction, Animation

MAX LENGTH:  6 Minutes

FORMAT:  .mov is the preferred format, but if you’re having problems send us an e-mail

ELIGIBILITY:  Any currently registered Eastern student.

DEADLINE:  Tuesday April 22nd, 2014

JUDGING CRITERIA:  Films will be judged based upon their Originality/Creativity and Technical Excellence.

QUESTIONS:  If you have any questions, e-mail ECSUFilmFest@gmail.com


  1. If you don’t already have one, create a Google account (you will need this to upload your video to YouTube).
  2. Upload your video to YouTube.  Once uploaded, copy the link to your video from the address bar.
  3. Send an e-mail to ECSUFilmFest@gmail.com with the Subject: 2014 EVA Submission
  4. In that email you MUST include:
    1. Name
    2. Student ID Number (to verify you actually are a student).
    3. Major
    4. Category you want your film entered in
    5. Title of your film (include length in parenthesis).
    6. URL (link) for your video (paste what you copied from Step 2).
  5. Once the e-mail is received, you will receive a confirmation e-mail letting you know that the link to your video worked without any issues.
  6. Contestants must also submit a physical copy (DVD-R) of their film to the Communications Department by April 21st, the weekend following the submission deadline.
  7. Come to the event Monday, April 28th at the Student Theater, 7:00 p.m.  Great prizes will be given to the best videos in each category and we will also be giving out door prizes, so be sure to bring your family and friends!