First Look Poster Competition: Open to All HPU Students

First Look Poster Competition: Open to All HPU Students

The Multimedia Programs have announced the 2019 First Look Mixed Media Festival Poster Design Competition. We are open to all design styles. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 8, at 5 p.m. The first place winner will receive a T-shirt and the poster will be used to promote the 2019 First Look student film, animation and design screenings. 

Questions on the competition? Contact Associate Professor and Cinematic Production Program Chair Pete Britos, Ph.D.,, 808-544-0802.   

Check out the HPU Multimedia Cinematic Arts program on Facebook: @hpumultimedia

Competition Specifications: 

  • Your Challenge is to create the 2019 First Look poster.
  • Create at least two files, one for print, one for the web.
  • Print Specs: 22.5X28.5 (includes bleed); 300 dpi
  • Web Specs: 22X28; 1000 pixels height; jpg file
  • Please provide your image in High-Resolution and Low-Resolution, as well as your original PSD or Illustrator or other file
  • We will accept animated or motion graphics First Look "Posters" or time-based teasers.
  • Packages w/ POSTER and TIME-BASED encouraged.
  • Electronically Deliver ZIP file to:, and
  • Or, HAND-DELIVER ALL FILES on Flash Drive to Professors for Upload. 

What to Include:

  • 2019
  • A main image/brand
  • First Look Mixed Media Festival
  • Hawaii Pacific University/HPU
  • HPU/Hawaii Pacific University LOGO
  • Multimedia and Cinematic Arts
  • Curators: Pete Britos, Quest Kennelly, Lisa Chuang
  • Sponsors: HPU College of Liberal Arts, Department of Communication, Integrated Multimedia, Multimedia Cinematic Production, Multimedia Cinematic Club, Aloha Tower Marketplace
  • Designed by YOUR NAME
  • Add whatever else you think works