RULES AND CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE SHORT FILM SCRIPTS ANNUAL NIGERIA INTEGRITY FILM AWARDS (HOMEVIDA) COMPETITION.

 

Conditions for Short Script Competition:

  • Competition is strictly for young Nigerian scriptwriters between the ages of 16 – 30 years only.

 

  • The submitted short film scripts are solely for the purposes of HOMEVIDA script competition and awards.

 

  • Scripts entered for the competition are the original works of the writers/owners and not copies of other persons’ works or scripts previously submitted by others.

 

  • Shortlisted winning scripts from the script competition will be turned into short films by HOMEVIDA production teams utilizing the mini grant from the endowment. Scripts competition winners will always receive credit on the short films when produced. 

 

  • Winners of the script competition may have a first option on all skill development programs of HOMEVIDA targeting young people in the year following the award event in which they have been winners, and may have the opportunity to understudy industry leaders during the production of the short film. 

 

  • Copyright of the short film so produced by the HOMEVIDA production team with the winning script belongs to HOMEVIDA. 

 

  • Competition winners will each be entitled to a cash prize of N100, 000, flight tickets and hotel accommodation to attend the award event in December and other exposure events as HomeVida may from time to time design. 

 

  • Scripts that do not emerge winners in the script competition will not be used by HOMEVIDA for any other purpose whatsoever, without the written consent of the scriptwriter. 

 

  • By submitting your script in this competition, you agree that once your script is selected as one of the winning script, you CANNOT pull out of the competition

 

  • All competing Script writers here agree that should they win the competition, their winning scripts may be revised and treated to better meet the value messaging requirements specified by HomeVida.