Kerygma Awards Forgiveness Video Contest – $6,000 – 17 to 25 yo – Due March 12, 2012

Posted on 6:40 am in March 2012, Over $5000 by Lynnie

This year’s Kerygma Awards will give away $6,000 to the best video about forgiveness. The contest has two categories for advertising and short films. It’s only open young people between the ages of 17 and 25. Cash prizes will also be given to second and third place of $2000 and $1000 dollars each.
It’s being held by the NGO “Showing Christianism” and the Villanueva University in Madrid.

Their idea was to encourage young people to come up with new ways of conveying the message of Benedict XVI. Entries can be submitted until March 12.
This contest has a registration fee.


The contest has two categories for advertising and short films.
Entries can be submitted until March 12
There Will be two possible formats to present the work.
The maximum format to Will spot of 65”(seconds) and the short form for
a maximum of 4 ‘(minutes).
May be Submitted Works In Any Format Provides that They Have a
minimum resolution of 640×480, although we recommend the Following
Video Codec: H.264
Audio Codec: AAC
Frame rate: 30 fps (USA, Canada and Japan) or 25 fps (Europe and other
countries). If There Is Any option for keyframes, using the Same value as
the frame rate. If your work is done in animation, the frame rate to keep
take your spot or short.
Resolution: 768×576
Audio: bit rate to 320 kbps and sample rate to 44.100 kHz.
Format: MP4, or QuickTime Movie (. Mov)
Once You have converted your video to the right format You Will Have
to include your work in a DVD and send it data to the address of the
Each contestant May present one spot and / or one short film.
5 .- Can Be Submitted Entries in Any Language, But always en español subtitles. If the
Español original language is, Should Also be subtitled in Español.
6 .- It sets out the Following registration deadlines:
- Registration of the work Performed Before December 31, 2011, cost € 20.
- Registration Held from January 1, 2012 (and Before Monday, March 12, 2012), cost
€ 40.
8 .- The film works Until May be Submitted Monday, March 12, 2012. If Sent by mail,
Those Who are you accept sealed Until the day March 12, 2012 at the latest.


It’s only open young people between the ages of 17 and 25.

Judging Criteria

The jury, Comprised of leading figures in cinema, culture, and TV publicity, Will
deliberate, Without appeal, on April 15 decision and notify historical About winners. The
Will decision be announced at the Awards Gala, Which Will take place on May 7, 2012
in Madrid (Spain)


1st – $6,000
2nd – $2,000
3rd – $1,000
5 additional prizes of $250

Please don’t hesitate to ask any questions in the comments below.