Youth Video Awards Grand Fi­nale

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The Life In­sur­ance As­so­ci­a­tion of Malaysia (LIAM) through its com­mu­nity ser­vice plat­form, In­surans Hayat Cares un­veiled the win­ners of the 1st Malaysian largest in­ter­var­sity Youth Video Awards 2015 at the Grand Fi­nale in­volv­ing 11 teams from six univer­si­ties and col­leges.

The Re­ally Big Pic­ture Pro­duc­tions from Univer­siti Te­knologi MARA Pun­cak Per­dana came out Cham­pion with their win­ning en­try, “Dream Jar” and walked away with a tro­phy, Best Univer­sity Award, Best Lec­turer Award and cash RM8,000.

The 1st Run­ner-up went to Caramel Pro­duc­tions of Saito Col­lege with their win­ning en­try, “My Gar­den­ing Hero. My DAD” and walked away with a tro­phy and 1st Run­ner Up Lec­turer Award and cash RM5,000.

Mean­while, the Step­hand Pro­duc­tions of Lim Kok Wing Univer­sity of Cre­ative Tech­nol­ogy came third with “9 Lives” and walked away with a tro­phy and cash RM2,000.

The other eight con­so­la­tion win­ners re­ceived a Tro­phy and RM500 cash each.

The so­cial me­dia video pro­duc­tion chal­lenge, which has at­tracted 541 en­tries from 20 univer­si­ties, is fo­cused on Malaysian youths and com­mit­ted to shar­ing the mes­sage that life is pre­cious, with the cam­paign mis­sion, Value Life, Cap­ture Life and Share Life.

The Youth Video Awards’ theme is all about You Only Live Once (YOLO) which aims to cre­ate aware­ness to Gen-Y on the im­por­tance of ap­pre­ci­at­ing life and how life is short as you only can live once.

The event was held in GSC Sig­na­ture in The Gar­dens Mall and was at­tended by LIAM’s se­nior man­age­ment and rep­re­sen­ta­tives from mem­ber com­pa­nies, pro­ducer and film mak­ers, of­fi­cials from the Min­istry of Education, Per­badanan Ke­ma­juan Filem Na­sional Malaysia (FI­NAS) and lec­tur­ers from the win­ning univer­si­ties. They in­clude LIAM’s im­me­di­ate Past Pres­i­dent, Mr Vin­cent Kwo, Chair­man of the In­dus­try Pro­mo­tion Com­mit­tee of LIAM, Mr. Ramzi Toubassy, Founder of MYC!, Mr. Ja­son Ko, Malaysian Film Maker and Di­rec­tor, Datuk Yusuf Haslam and Astro Su­per­sport Com­men­ta­tor, Ab­bas Saad.

The fi­nal­ists were judged based on Sto­ry­board and Plot (40%); tech­ni­cal ex­cel­lence (tech­ni­cal cre­ativ­ity, vis­ual and sound­track) (40%) and best us­age of theme “You Only Live Once” (20%).

The largest ever so­cial me­dia video con­test of its kind with 20 par­tic­i­pat­ing Univer­si­ties is brought to you by Life In­sur­ance As­so­ci­a­tion of Malaysia (LIAM) via the In­surans Hayat Cares com­mu­nity plat­form which is rep­re­sented by 16-mem­ber com­pa­nies, co or­ga­nized with MYC, sup­ported by Per­badanan Ke­ma­juan Filem Na­sional Malaysia (FI­NAS), Min­istry of Education (MOE) and SONY Malaysia.

Grand prize win­ner

Se­cond run­ner-up

First run­ner-up

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