Editors! Start your computers and welcome to PMVToday’s latest contest extravaganza. You have ONE week to submit your best
abominations works made completely and solely of scenes from the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic movie Equestria Girls. THERE WILL BE PRIZES* FOR THE TOP THREE VIDEOS! But you don’t get to know what they are. Unless you win that is. Read on to find out about additional rules, guidelines, and information regarding this challenge.
• Videos may be submitted from now until September 27th, 2014. (12:00pm) [EST]
• Your video must be your work. You cannot submit a video made by somebody else.
• Your video must be new. You cannot reuse a video you’ve previously made.
• Your video must follow PMVToday’s standard guidelines for video submission. (Please refer to the Submit/Contact page for details.)
• Your video must not be published elsewhere until after the Contest Results are live. (You cannot upload it to YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo, etc, until after the Contest Results are live.) Once we’ve uploaded the contest results video to our channel, feel free to upload your video anywhere you please!
• What is an Equestria Girls video?
Your video should consist only of footage from the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic movie Equestria Girls and relative custom animation. Music does not have to be from the movie.
• We cannot use somebody else’s work, but can we work in teams?
Yes, however if your team wins a prize, the prize(s) will be delivered to the email address used when your video was submitted. It is up to your team to decide how to split the prize.
• Are there any required themes other than Equestria Girls?
• What are the prizes?
We’re not telling just yet, but it will be digital. Winners will not be required to give PMVToday their street address or other personal information aside from an email address to claim their prize.
• What happens if I break one of the rules above?
You will get a smack on the wrist, a firm letter written to your parents, and your video will be disqualified.
• Please take my video it’s only a few hours late!
No, we will not accept late entries.
• Should I format my video a certain way?
If possible, render your video in either .wmv, .avi, or .mp4. All current video editing programs can do at least one of these formats. iMovie, and Windows Live Movie Maker included. Framerate should be either 24fps (23.976) or 30fps. While not mandatory, try to render your video in either 1280×720, or 1920×1080 resolution. If possible, try to use watermarkless episodes, and high-quality audio.
• Who can I contact if I have more questions?
rainbowdashzx will answer any questions you have. You may contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Best of luck, and don’t forget to catch the premiere of Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks on Saturday September 27, 2014!