AICE Awards Show


INSTRUCTIONS



TO ENTER THE COMPETITION
  • First you must register to create an account for your company.
  • Passwords from prior years are not valid.
  • After you've created your account, Login with your email address and password and follow the instructions.
  • All entries must be submitted on-line. File preparation specs are available here.


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
  • Entries must have been edited, designed, composed, mixed or graded by an employee of an AICP member company whose dues are current as of February 28th, 2018.
  • Entries must have first aired between February 6, 2017 and February 4, 2018.
  • All entries must be 5 minutes or less in length with the exception of entries in the Music Video category.
  • Editor's and director's cuts are NOT eligible. Entries must be entered EXACTLY AS AIRED. Ad-ID or ISCI Code must be included.
  • Entries can not have been worked on by an agency-owned facility or at an agency in-house facility


CATEGORIES
  • Editing: Automotive, Content Promotion and Trailers, Comedy, Dialogue/Monologue/Spoken Word, Digital Content (:90 or less), Digital Content (over :90), Docu-Style, Fashion/Beauty, Integration of Licensed Music, Montage, Music Video, National Broadcast Campaign, Regional Broadcast Campaign, Online Campaign, Social Media Campaign, Cause Marketing, Storytelling and Under $50,000.
  • Craft: Audio Mix, Color Grading (under :90), Color Grading (Over :90), Color Grading Music Video, Licensed Soundtrack or Arrangement, Motion Design & Graphics, Original Music, Sound Design and Visual Effects.
  • All editing category entries will be included in the appropriate Best of Chapter category.
  • A work may be entered in more than one category with the exception of Campaigns. A Campaign may only be entered in ONE of the FOUR campaign categories.
  • For a description of categories, click here.


SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Each entry must be uploaded to the Awards site. File preparation specs are available here.


ENTRY FEES
  • Single Entries $US 250.00 per entry.
  • Campaign Entries $US 300.00 per entry.
  • We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express and company checks.
  • If you pay by check, enclose a copy of your entry form(s) with your company check.
  • Make checks payable to AICP. Only company checks will be accepted.
  • $US 100.00 additional charge for each late entry.


DEADLINE
  • The new and FINAL entry deadline will be Friday, February 16th 2018 at 11:59pm Pacific. This will be the final deadline, there will be no further extensions.