We hope you entered the competitions! Our sponsors are working really hard to provide prizes to help winners with their productions and industry exposure. Here are just a few:
First Place winners will receive a “Toonie” Award and bragging rights!
Travel and Accommodation in Jamaica!
KingstOOn will cover the costs of airfare and accommodation for all international finalists to attend the finals and conference in warm Kingston, Jamaica. Valid passport and visas will be required if the competition prize includes travel outside the entrant’s country of residence. KingstOOn will not cover any visa or passport related costs.
Attendance to an International Animation Trade show!
KingstOOn is pleased to announced that the First Place winner of the Pitch Competition (Best Concept Category) will win a fully funded trip to an international animation trade show to pitch to potential partners and investors.
Depending on the concept that was entered, the winner will be a part of Jamaican Animation Delegation to either Annecy International Animated Film Festival or MIP Junior (The Worlds leading kids entertainment industry event) in Cannes, France in 2019.
KingstOOn will cover the costs of airfare and accommodation, meals and transportation expenses for the first place winner. Valid passport and visas will be required if the competition prize includes travel outside the entrant’s country of residence. KingstOOn will cover any visa or passport related costs.
The HP 280 G2 Small Form Factor Business PC with 18.5” Flat Screen Monitor is just one of the awesome prizes you’ll win if you’re first place winner of the following categories in the KingstOOn Emerging Animated Content Competition (KEACC):
- Best Storyboard
- Best Character Design
- Best Short Film
- Best Concept
We are really thankful to our sponsors the Korean Trust Fund and World Bank for these opportunities.
Our major sponsor TVPaint will present the following prizes to the first-place winners.
- BEST Character Design : TVPaint Standard
- BEST Storyboard : TVPaint Professional
- BEST Caribbean Short Film: TVPaint Standard
- BEST Concept : TVPaint Standard
- BEST Special Effects: TVPaint Professional
- BEST Student Film: TVPaint Standard
- BEST International Short Film: TVPaint Professional
- BEST International Feature Film: TVPaint Professional
Toon Boom Harmony and Storyboard
More prizes will be announced shortly so stay “tooned”!
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KingstOOn will build on the successes of 2013 and 2016 and again host the biennial display of
Afro-descendant culture through storytelling and animated media. This will be executed under three core themes:
LEARN, EARN and DISPLAY.