Support your fellow Student Filmmakers!!!
Greetings fellow filmmakers! I am pleased to announce that MIGHT OF THE TRANSIT EMPLOYEE, the 3min. video my friends and I made in 24 hours for Apple's Insomnia film Festival is on Apple's contest gallery and we need YOUR HELP to make it to the top! Basically we need to accumulate as many votes as possible before the close of voting on December 2nd. If we can at least make it to the top 25 most voted movies, our project will be eligible for judging. Here are the details on how you can help.
You're going to need an Apple account before you can vote. Registering is really simple and free.
To sign up an account:https://myinfo.apple.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MyInfo.woa/44/wo/EAmE18YX7dbflF5oCVAMZM/126.96.36.199.32.5
To see and vote for our project:http://edcommunity.apple.com/contest/item.php?itemID=205
The evil Lord Mercade is desperate for world domination and will stop at nothing to get what he wants. He hopes to utilize the scientific knowledge of Dr. Worthington as well as the magical powers of Chamomile the Pixie to destructive ends. Biff Blazer, a full time transit employee is unwittingly flung into the midst of this otherworldly chaos and becomes the only one who can set things right.
Our team was given 24 hours to write, film, edit a 3min. movie and incorporate at least 3 elements Apple released at the start of the contest. The list of elements included:
Required character named: Alex Kona
Required Dialog line: "No, you don't understand what it's like growing up here."
Required costume: Leather jacket and dark sunglasses
Required prop: Ice
Required side kick: Pet monkey
Required setting: Abandoned building
Required shot: Clock with 4:11 on face
Required makeup: Fake eyelashes and blue eye shadow
Required genre: Sci-fi/fantasy
Required Camera effect: Crane or boom shot
Required editing device: Musical montage
Remember our project is called MIGHT OF THE TRANSIT EMPLOYEE. There is an icon of fairy eyes attached to the project. To vote, look in the upper right hand corner of the page and select the "4 stars--Excellent" option. Then click the arrow to the right for the vote to go through. Please get as many friends and family members as you can to help. Really spread the word and the link around; every vote helps! THANKS YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT!