Adobe 2011 Worldwide Sales Conference
 

GO All IN!
Take advantage of this opportunity to shine during this year’s Worldwide Sales Conference. Showcase your talents and hard work!
 
Adobe Worldwide Film Festival
It’s time to show off how you captivate an audience with your creativity and ability to showcase Adobe technology! Unleash your competitive spirit, assemble your acting and producing teams and start working on your Adobe Worldwide Film Festival entry today!

Create a short video using Adobe technology that could be shown on the big screen during the WWSC this December in Las Vegas and you could have the chance to win up to USD $5,000*! Let your imagination run wild and Go ALL IN!

Films will be judged based on the following criteria:

  • Innovative Use of Adobe Technology
  • Creative Incorporation of the Conference Theme - ALL IN!
  • Overall Artistic Excellence
Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 films*:
  • $5,000   Grand Prize / Best Film
  • $500      First Runner Up
  • $500      Second Runner Up

 * Prize money will be paid out as a cost center transfer and is subject to applicable tax laws. Prizes to be shared equally by the winning teams to fund a celebration.

Participants must register by emailing wwsc@adobe.com with the following information:
  • Your name
  • The names of all participants in the production
  • The title of your film
  • Confirmation that no outside vendors or agencies will be used in the creation of the video

Registration cut-off date: November 12, 2010, 5:00 pm PT.

Last day to submit your film entry: November 29, 2010 at 5:00 pm PT.

Questions? Contact: Kristine Karaman, kkaraman@adobe.com, 415.832.4005

See details below for technical specifications and film requirements.

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ADOBE FILM FESTIVAL DETAILS

Films will be judged based on the following criteria:
  • Innovative Use of Adobe Technology
  • Creative Incorporation of the Conference Theme - ALL IN!
  • Overall Artistic Excellence

Participants must register by: November 12, 2010, 5:00 pm PT.

Film submissions must be sent no later than: November 29, 2010 at 5:00 pm PT.

Submission Criteria 
  • Video length must not exceed three minutes. 
  • Videos are not required to incorporate the conference theme. 
  • Videos must be produced using Adobe technology. 
  • Shoot in either HD or SD. 
  • Provide 720P/1080i/1080p HD masters or 720x480 (dv/non-square pixel) SD masters. 
  • Acceptable format QuickTime (.mov) files, with the H264 Codec compression, at the highest resolution possible
Submission Process
  • Film submissions due by November 29, 5:00 pm PT.
  • On-site submission updates and/or late entries will not be accepted. 
  • Videos containing offensive language and/or violent imagery will be disqualified. 
  • Videos must be created solely by Adobe employees. Outside vendors or agencies may not be utilized. 
  • Upload files to FTP site: http://adobetransfer.ftpstream.com/
    Login: sales2010    Password: sales1
             o Those unable to upload to the FTP site may send USB or DVD to:
                Kristine Karaman, c/o Adobe Systems, 601 Townsend Street, M/S 228, San Francisco, CA 94103
             o Do not post your submission to the FTP site until it is finalized. You will not be allowed to access/edit
                the file 
    once it is uploaded. 
             o Title your submission as follows: YourLastName.VideoTitle. (example: Jones.DancingQueen.mov). 
  • Finalists for the award categories listed above will be screened throughout the Sales Conference. Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala on Wednesday, December 15.
          
      o Submissions are not guaranteed to be shown during the conference.