UELAA is back for a second year in a row! If you love stories and are aged between 16 to 19 years, send us your animated creations to win exciting prizes!

The competion runs from 1st February 2021 to 15th May 2021.
Films should be a minimum of 10 seconds.
Submissions can be made here on FilmFreeway through WeTransfer, using this email address: uelaawards@gmail.com
Go to www.animationuel.com to find out more!

Best film UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
Best Animation UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
Best Story UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
Best Visual Style UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
Most Innovative film UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate

Administration
The awards are administered by the University of East London.
The official language of the awards is English
The following requirements are necessary for entry into the awards
1. Entrants should be at least 16 years of age and not more than 19 years, on 15th May 2021.
2. The entry shall be made frame-by frame.
3. Running time of the submitted work is a minimum of 10 seconds.
4. The entry should have been completed after December 2015.
5. Work with dialogues, or narration in any other language other than English, must be subtitled.
6. For screening formats that are acceptable for the awards. Please see ‘Formats’ section.
7. Copyrighted materials such as characters, scripts, music, etc cannot be used on the entry work, without the copyright owner’s agreement. Failure to obtain such agreement will result in the work being disqualified from the competition.

Submitting final works
Each work should be submitted through FilmFreeway or sent to uelaawards@gmail.com through WeTransfer.
We accept the following submission and screening formats: Quicktime or Mp4.
No Entry fee is required

Opening Date for Submission
1st February 2021
Final Deadline for Submission
12 pm (GMT), 15th May 2021
It will be the responsibility of the selection committee to select works for the competition programme.
Shortlisted films and winners will be selected by a selection committee of international panel members.
UELAA awards
• Best Film - UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
• Best Animation - UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
• Best Story - UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
• Best Visual Style - UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
• Most Innovative Film -- UELAA 2021 Trophy and Certificate
Online screening: A selection of the best films, selected by the panel of judges will be will be screened online on a dedicated YouTube channel for the UELAA awards.
Promotional use of entry works: The entrant grants the organising committee the right to use any part of the entry work and related materials for publicity purposes for the University of East London Awards.
Any matters not mentioned in regulations will be decided on by organising committee.
Acceptance of the Regulations: By submitting their work to UELAA! 2021 the entrant accepts the terms of the present regulations, as stated in the Rules and Regulations.
Contact
UELAA! 2021
WB 1.01, Docklands Campus
University of East London
London E16 2RD
Email: uelaawards@gmail.com