About the Competition
To strengthen the bond of brotherhood, trust and a lasting relationship, both Afghanistan and Pakistan need to highlight commonalities and educate people on the importance of their friendship for peace and prosperity of not just the two countries but the region. The promotion of positive sentiments through the medium of videos will build an environment of trust and mutual respect and establish sustained cordial social and economic relations between the two neighbors, who have much in common.
People want to see great videos from Pakistan and Afghanistan – it doesn’t matter what genre you’re working in. The competition is open to Pakistani and Afghan national and entry is absolutely free.
The competition is being held in Afghanistan and Pakistan at the same time. Professional or amateur videographers and all others interested are invited to submit original works for the competition.
The videos must reflect the essence of the theme “I TRUST YOU” and promote respect and trust among the two countries and highlight the positive sentiments of Pakistanis towards their Afghan brethren and of Afghans towards their Pakistani neighbors.
What can I win?
In total 10 submissions – 05 from Pakistan and 05 from Afghanistan – will be shortlisted for awards and screening in various parts of the world. The top two submissions from Pakistan and Afghanistan will win top of the range video camera Nikon P1000 with 3000mm zoom or equivalent. The second positions or the runners up from the two countries will be awarded the high-performing Canon EOS 200D or equivalent. The submissions from each country adjudged third position will receive Lenovo IdeaPad 15 Intel Core i3 7th Gen or equivalent. In addition to the top three positions, four shortlisted submissions, two each from Pakistan and Afghanistan, will receive special prizes.
How many times I can enter?
One person can submit a maximum of five videos on the competition theme.
The competition is being held in two categories. One category is for Afghan nationals submitting videos highlighting positive sentiments and trust building towards Pakistan. Second category is for Pakistani nationals submitting videos highlighting positive sentiments and trust building towards Afghanistan.