The Finnish Music Video Contest

The Finnish Music Video Competition is now open for submissions. You can submit your video here (form in Finnish):

The competition is open for all Finnish music videos, that have not been previously screened at the festival. The competition is also open for international artists’ videos which are made by Finnish directors

The deadline for submissions is Friday the 9th of June.

Videos sent to the competition will be divided into the competition and the showcase series. The competition series will be further divided into various themes. All videos will be available for free online viewing when the voting for the audience award begins on the 2nd of August.

The winners will be chosen by an esteemed jury, and awarded at the Pumpeligaala awards ceremony on Saturday 27th of August. The best video will be awarded the Kultapumpeli, best cinematography will receive the Linssipumpeli and the most accomplished post-production will be awarded the Postpumpeli. The judges will also award four honorary mentions and the most promising young director will receive the Teinipumpeli. The audience will vote on the recipient of the Kansanpumpeli. All videos will also be archived into the world’s largest archive of Finnish music videos.