My METU Short Film/Video Competition 2018

“My METU” Short Film/Video Competition, that METU students narrate.

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Shoot your film!

Shoot short film/video of your METU, by using your creativity!.


Complete your application by sharing information asked.

Grab the prize!

Take one of the beautiful prizes.

Process and Awards

  • Deadline for receipt of applications
  • Deadline for application to the competition
  • 4 May 2018

  • Disclosure of preliminary screening results
  • The works submitted to the competition are subject to preliminary elimination. METU can publish 15 preliminary works on its communication/social media accounts.
  • 11 May 2018

  • Award Ceremony
  • Award ceremony will took place at METU’s Culture and Convention Center on April 22, 2017. The Presidency of METU will award winners by prizes and plaques / certificates determined.

    Grand Prize Short Film Production Support and Mentoring by METU-GİSAM (Award covers usage of GİSAM studio, greenbox, Sony A7R II camera and DJI Phantom 4 usage for 7 days to produce winner director’s own short film)
    Second Prize 1-week vacation at METU Northern Cyprus Campus (Award covers 6 nights 7 days bed and breakfast stay at guesthouse and additional lunch and dinner tickets for 2 people in July. Winner will choose the exact dates.)
    If a student from METU NCC, vacation at Ankara Campus (Award covers 4 day bed and breakfast stay at guesthouse and additional lunch and dinner tickets. Winner will choose the exact dates.)
    Third Prize Aplle iPad
    Social Media Prize Apple iPad mini

  • 18 May 2018

The competition is open to METU students.
Applicants can submit any kind of short film/video (fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, etc.) to the competition.
METU will not pay any participation or display fee for the entries in the competition.
Any works that have been submitted to this competition before, cannot be submitted again.

If the work has competed or won a prize in any national or international competition before, it will not prevent participant from submitting his/her work to this competition.
The duration of works including generics must be at most 5 minutes long; the resolution of the screening copies must be at least 1920x1080 pixels.
The language of the works can be Turkish or English.

Any kind of copyright that arises from the use of non-original text, images, music etc. in the works to be submitted to the competition is the responsibility of the competitor.
If such a situation arises, the work is disqualified from the competition.
If the situation arises after the competition, the prize is reinstated even if the owner is rewarded.

Application Form

Winners of 2018

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Orcan Pehlivan ve Berk Kalaycı

First Prize
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Rabiya Yaylacı

Second Prize
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Öykü Özfırat ve Ulaş Yaprak

Third Prize
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Yıldız Sağnak

Social Media Price