What is the YEAY Video Awards?
The YEAY Video Awards is all about encouraging creativity, filmmaking and new marketing practices. You simply have to shoot and edit a vertical 30 to 45 second video about a product that you want to sell. The product can be anything you want! A necklace, a pair of jeans, a watch, a lamp, a teacup… It can be anything that you feel comfortable shipping my mail.
Who can participate?
Anyone over 18 can participate! Students, film lovers, designers, marketers, brands, bloggers, influencers, the general public… And it’s completely free!
What do you need to participate?
You need to have access to an iPhone, an iPad or iPod Touchwith iOS 8.1 or later versions. You also need a digital camera to shoot your videos! Participants are highly encouraged to use their iPhone camera.We will keep you updated as soon as the Android version is available.
🔥 How can you enter a video?
1. Find a product that you want to sell yourself, or team-up with a designer or shop owner and shoot a product video for them.
2. Download the YEAY app in the iTunes store and create your user account.
3. Think about the story behind the product. Be creative in how you want to present and sell the product!
4. Ready? Shoot a 30 to 45 second VERTICAL video showcasing the product that is going to be sold on YEAY. You can use your iPhone, or any other digital camera.
5. Upload the video to the sales channel. The video needs to be uploaded as an mp4 or mov.
6. If you are making a video for a designer or shop owner, make sure that they also download the app and create an account so that the product can be sold on the app.
7. After the video is uploaded, choose the “YEAY Awards” category. You can upload as many videos as you want, but you can only submit one video to the “YEAY Awards” category.
8. Register to the YEAY Video Awards by filling out the form on our website, and start promoting your video on the YEAY app to the people you know. Tell them to download the app and like and/or share your video for you to have more chances of winning!
YEAY IS GIVING AWAY 10 000 € IN CASH PRIZES
1st prize: 6 000 € 2nd prize: 3 000 €3rd prize: 1 000 €
How will the winners be chosen?
The winner of the main prize shall be determined by the jury and by public vote on a 50/50 basis: 50% jury voting and 50% public vote via the YEAY mobile app. The video with the most likes and shares on the YEAY mobile app will win the grand prize! The members of the jury will be announced soon. 👸🏼 👦🏽 👨🏻
⚡️ Deadline for submission extended to January 31, 2017 ⚡️
Participants have to upload a video on the YEAY App
and register by 12 pm GMT on January 31st, 2017.
Winners will be notified in February, 2017.