Epson has announced that it has partnered with the Department of Environment and Natural ResourcesEnvironmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) and GREENducation Philippines for the 1st ever EcoVision Short Film Competition for students.

The inter-school short film competition focuses on tapping Filipino students to create Public Service Announcement videos that aims to raise public understanding of environment and conservation.

EcoVision strengthens Epson‘s commitment to the green initiative by not only with it’s recyclable, and energy-efficient products but also in actively participating in helping people become aware of the pressing ecological issues.

We are glad to partner with Epson Philippines for the first-ever EcoVision Short Film Competition and showcase the work of talented Filipino students in our campaign for environmental protection. This initiative will help us inspire people to change their actions and take the necessary steps, no matter how big or small, to make a difference for the environment,

said Vermon Timbas, Environmental Specialist of DENR-EMB.

The EcoVision Film Competition is open to all students at any year level and degree or course from colleges and universities in the NCR, Region III, and Region IV-A.

Interested students can download, fill-out and submit the form along with the attachments to ecovision@epc.epson.com.ph. Entrants will have to submit a PSA video with a minimum running time of 2 minutes to 5 minutes max. The goal is to showcase simple yet viable green solutions for environmental issues faced in the home, school or office. Multiple entries are allowed. Submission period is from January 1 to February 5, 2019 until 11:59 P.M. only.

Judging will be based on the video’s adherence to the theme, overall excellence in storytelling, cinematic attributes, technical execution and social media engagements.

The top three videos will win cash prizes of up to 100,000 php as well as Epson products for the representative schools.

For more info, and to download the submission form plus the complete contest mechanics you can head here.