Power Mac Center Launches Cinemansanas! A Digital Film Competition Using Apple Devices!
Entries can be in a form a documentary, narrative fiction and the likes as long as its all original, shot and edited using Apple devices.
Two CategoriesIt goes with the Student Category open to all officially enrolled High School and College / University students and Professional Category for local residents. All the finalist on both categories will qualify for the People's Choice Award.
Power Mac Center aims to honor the brightest and best local talents in contemporary creativity further by participating with ADAA (Adobo Design Awards Asia) Open / Theme category: Digital Short Film.
Students entries are automatically eligble to win the award while the Professionals will have to pay a nominal feel of 500 Pesos inclusive of 12% VAT.
“Power Mac Center challenges everyone to reconnect with their inner artist. We need a new breed of storytellers now and with the amazing things you can do on the iPad and iPhone, the only limit is your creativity,” said Joey Alvarez, Marketing Director of Power Mac Center.
What's at stake?
As in the previous year, Pixelworx Cinemansanas will feature a series of workshops led by brand ambassadors, as well as live demo sessions in select Power Mac Center stores. This year’s workshops will showcase some of the country’s premier figures in the film industry.
The chosen Pixelworx ambassadors are Erik Matti for Direction, Yam Laranas for Cinematography, Ricky Lee for script-writing, and Mario Cornejo and Monster Jimenez for Film Production. It is a rare opportunity to have these distinguished film artists share their unconventional way of visual storytelling to equip participants with valuable skills that can help in their own film-making.
Apart from the workshops, also scheduled are in-store activities featuring live demonstrations of apps used for film-making. Topics include Digital Film-making with iMovie, Musical Scoring with GarageBand, and Final Cut Pro X for Mac OS. This will show how Apple devices can be used as instruments in crafting in any chosen medium, particularly in creating film masterpieces.