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The 23rd
Great Northern Festival
will be held on
st - 3rd December 2017

PAGB Patronage 37/2017

The Great Northern Audio Visual Festival is held on the first weekend in December every year.
It is a weekend of Entertainment, Competition and Learning for all Audio Visual enthusiasts.

Including :-

In order to encourage newcomers and the less experienced AV worker to enter and attend the Festival The New Horizons Competition is a restricted category for those authors who have not previously won awards in a major competition. Authors will be given verbal feedback on the day from the Judges and written feedback after the Competition.

New Horizons Competition

The 'New Horizons' Audio Visual Competition

is open to entrants who have NOT received any award (1st, 2nd, 3rd, HC, C or Special Category) in ANY National or International OPEN level Audio Visual Competition or have NOT received First Place in a Restricted Category National or International Competition and have NOT been a previous recipient of the Sir George and Lady Doreen Pollock Medal in any Competition.

Both Author and all Co-Authors must meet the eligibility Criteria.

Maximum Duration for a New Horizons Entry is 06 Mins 00 Secs

The main competition is open to all residents of Great Britain, including Northern & Southern Ireland, and overseas residents if they are attending.

Great Northern Competition

The Howard Gregory Memorial Trophy

for ‘The Most Creative Soundtrack’

The Judges will be looking for the best use of all elements of sound

that have been blended together creatively

to produce a soundtrack that compliments and enhances the Sequence

Howard Gregory Memorial Trophy for the best creative soundtrack
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For supporting The 23rd Great Northern Festival
we are extremely grateful to :-
AKM Music - Royalty Free Music
Sir George and Lady Doreen Pollock Medal - RPS AV Group
RPS AV Group

The Jury

Howard Bagshaw ARPS MPAGB  (Chair)

Bryan Stubbs                                   Andy Polakowski

         ARPS                                                    DPAGB EFIAP
                                                                 GPU-Cr2 BPE3* AWPF

Photographic Alliance of Great Britain -
PicturesToExe -
AV Dialog

The AV Dialog Trophy

for ‘The Best Story Without Words’

The Judges will be looking for the best Sequence that tells a story
using only images and sounds without words.
(Or uses only minimal words, spoken or on screen)

This Trophy has been kindly donated by Achim Maier

from the German AV-Dialog Group who will be attending the Festival.

Av Dialog Trophy for the Best Story without Words Howard Bagshaw Bryan Stubbs Andy Polakowski
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