KEY DATES & FACTS

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: May 14th – July 27th, 2018.
ELEGIBILITY DATES: January 1st, 2016 – July 31st, 2018.
SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT: August 21st, 2018.
AWARDS CEREMONY: September 1st, 2018.

Do I have to pay to participate?

Yes, you have. Below are the fees for CICLOPE Asia 2018.

FEES

EARLY BIRD
May 14 – July 10

REGULAR
July 10 – July 27th

SINGLE ENTRY

US$ 290

US$ 325

ENTRY PACK
(for 5 or more entries)

US$ 270 (each)

US$ 300 (each)

*These fees apply for entries on an individual category (for example, “Commercials/Editing”)

Who can submit their work?

CICLOPE Asia honors work made by professionals from Asia-Pacific to be broadcasted in any country in the world, as well as work made by foreign professionals to be broadcasted exclusively in the region. For more info, please go to Terms & Conditions.

Where should I submit my work?

Submission have to be made exclusively on this website. You can find the instructions HERE.

Which is the required format for submissions?

The suggested formats for videos are MPEG4, MPEG2 or MOV files, with a maximum weight of 1 GB. The recommended compression rate is 15-20 Mbits. PLEASE do not include any special characters (& / * / “”) in the name of the file. For the Brand Content / Long Form category, the complete piece should last no longer than 20 minutes. ENGLISH SUBTITLES ARE MANDATORY in all categories except Music Videos.

How does the judging process work?

There are two rounds in CICLOPE Asia’s judging process. The first one is undertaken by the Executive Jury together with the Grand Jury, who watch the entries online and pre-select the ones that are featured as finalists at the festival. The final round of judging takes place in Tokyo, where the Executive Jury personally discuss the finalist pieces and awards the best film in each category. The Executive Jury will also award one Grand Prix to the best work of the year.