The poster must be designed to quad size specifications (see below) and include the unedited logos of: Midnight Movies, Under the Influence, Severin Films and the Don't Panic logo (download the logo pack here
). The poster must also include the words 'A James Nguyen Picture', 'A Moviehead Production' 'Birdemic: Shock and Terror' and 'UK Tour'.
Important: If you are thinking of using images from films or film posters please make sure you do not copy them directly, but create your own interpretation of them.
You can upload starting from now. Voting will begin on 22 May 2010
, and will end at 12:00 midnight 3 June
when a shortlist of four designs will be judged by the Midnight Movies and Severin teams. The overall winner will be announced on 7 June
. Let your creativity fly! GOOD LUCK!
Quad poster, landscape: 30ins x 40ins
CMYK colour format
The poster design should not carry text or important images on the edge of the poster. Ideally, a 2cm gap (not white) should be left free of text or any important information.
For purposes of voting and pre-viewing in the web gallery, your entry needs to be formatted into a JPG or PNG format, resolution: 72dpi, max filesize: 1MB.
If your poster is chosen as the winner, you will be contacted to send over the hi-res (300 dpi) version of it. So be prepared to have this quality version ready if you are chosen. For this, PDF is the best submission format.
You can download the logo pack here.
Curzon Midnight Movies
Since February 2008, Curzon Midnight Movies has brought an eclectic mix of late night cult films - from horror, animation and westerns to 80s, grindhouse and arthouse - to the London alternative movie scene. With live music and a party atmosphere and prizes for the best dressed, Curzon Midnight Movies is an event, not just a screening. Past guests at sold-out nights have included: Bruce Campbell, Roger 'King of The B's' Corman, Edgar Wright and Dario Argento. We are hosting the UK premiere of Birdemic: Shock and Terror on Friday 28 May, tickets available via the Curzon Soho box office, by tel: 0871 7033 988 or at curzoncinemas.com. For more information join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.