|WHAT IT IS||
Tiffany Shlain, honored by Newsweek as one of the ‘Women Shaping the 21st Century’ and an award-winning filmmaker, is inviting graphic designers, photographers and illustrators to submit their artistic interpretation of the script, ‘Declaration of Interdependence’ to be featured in her new short film. Participants must submit their entries in the form of graphics, photographs or illustrations which will be animated by Sundance Award-winning animator, Stefan Nadelamn. Music for the film will be provided by the legendary musician Moby.
The new short film ‘A Declaration of Interdependence’ will be launched at the theatrical release of Tiffany Shlain’s feature film ‘Connected’ in September 2011. Participants can view the ‘Connected’ trailer for inspiration.
|WHO IT’S FOR||Graphic designers, photographers and illustrators|
|WHO IT’S FROM|
|HOW THE WINNERS WILL BE CHOSEN||
Tiffany Shlain will choose the winners from all qualified submissions* with special consideration for the top voted entries.
|WHAT THE WINNERS WILL GET||
Up to 10 submissions will be featured in the short film 'Declaration of Interdependence' which will be launched in September 2011. Each winner and their submission will be featured in a 'Making of' documentary and on tiffanyshlain.com and her social media channels.
|WHAT TO DO NEXT||
Click “Get Started”
|DATES TO REMEMBER||
Submission Deadline: August 4, 2011
Voting Starts: August 5, 2011
Voting Ends: August 9, 2011
Winner Announcement: August 12, 2011
• Participants must submit one design, either graphics, a photograph or an illustration
• The design must be original as stated in the Terms & Conditions
• Participants must submit in JPG, JPEG or PNG format
• If chosen as a winner, participants (who submitted their entry as graphics or an illustration) will be required to provide their design in PSD or AI format
• Participants must submit their artistic interpretation based on the ‘Declaration of Interdependence’ (see below)
Declaration of Interdependence
When in the course of human events (montage of intense events of the 21st century), it becomes increasingly necessary to recognize the fundamental qualities that connect us,
|About Tiffany Shlain|
Honored by Newsweek as one of the ‘Women Shaping the 21st Century’, Tiffany Shlain is a filmmaker, artist, founder of The Webby Awards, and co-founder of the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Her last 4 films have premiered at Sundance and she has received 44 awards and distinctions for her work.
Tiffany’s films have been selected at over 100 film festivals including Sundance, Tribeca and Rotterdam, have won 20 awards including Audience and Grand Jury Prizes, been translated into 8 languages, and been shown at museums including LACMA and Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art. Tiffany’s films are a fusion of documentary and narrative and are known for their whimsical yet provocative approach to unraveling complicated subjects like politics, cultural identity, technology and science. Her films include “Life, Liberty & The Pursuit of Happiness” about reproductive rights in America, and “The Tribe,” an exploration of American Jewish identity through the history of the Barbie doll, the first documentary short to become the #1 on iTunes.
|For more information about the Declaration of Interdependence project please visit: www.connectedthefilm.com|