For all creative minds out there!

We are launching a competition for innovative poster designs for the 29th edition of the European Film Festival 2017 in Amman


  1. To encourage & promote creativity and freedom of expression
  2. To brand & promote the Festival prior to its occurrence


  1. No age limit
  2. Open to all nationalities
  3. Knowledge of written English and Arabic
  4. Open to graphic designers, teams, design studios, amateurs and creative minds


  1. Originality and artistic creativity
  2. Attractiveness of the design, enticing a wide audience to attend the Festival
  3. Relevance of the design to the topic of EU-Jordan cultural partnership
  4. Easy to read from a distance and when scaled down
  5. Creative & readable typography


  1. Participants should download and complete the entry form. They must include their complete and accurate information, including name, e-mail address, a brief description of the submitted poster entry and all other information requested.
  2. Participants should send the entry form along with one poster entry to the following address: with email title “poster competition” + your first & last name (eg: “Poster competition - Omar Sharif”).
  3. Entries without at least one of the elements required will not be considered.


  1. Only one poster submission per person allowed.
  2. The submitted poster must be an original unpublished work that does not include material in which a third party has intellectual property rights.
  3. The submitted poster must not be obscene, indecent, offensive, violent, hateful or libelous, or contain any other content otherwise inconsistent with the purposes of this competition.
  4. The European Union in Jordan and EUNIC Jordan hold the right to publish any submitted poster on Media and Social Media (with or without the author’s name) prior to the winner’s official announcement.
  5. The European Union in Jordan and EUNIC Jordan employees and their families are not entitled to participate in the competition.
  6. The European Union in Jordan and EUNIC Jordan reserve the right to amend the above terms and conditions without prior notice.


Poster creation:

  • Size/Resolution: 50 cm x 70 cm (5906×8268 pixels), 300dpi;
  • Color Space: (CMYK);
  • Orientation: Vertical (portrait) only.

Poster submission:

  • Size/Resolution: 700×980 pixels, 72dpi;
  • Color Space: (RGB) File type: JPEG or PNG;
  • Orientation: Vertical (portrait) only.
  • File should not exceed 5MB.


Step 1 – Evaluation

All entries will be evaluated by the Communication and Visibility team of the EU Delegation in Jordan in collaboration with EUNIC Jordan and the Delegation’s communication partner, Lapis Communications.

Step 2 – Awarding

The winning participant will be informed by e-mail and will be awarded with 250 EUR via bank transfer. Credits will be given in regular communication actions (Social Media posts, press conference, interviews, publications, poster exhibition, etc). The 20 best posters will be exhibited at the Festival and shared on Social Media.


Participation in the 1st International Poster Competition for the European Film Festival in Jordan constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Evaluation Committee, which are final and binding.

All contact details submitted by participants will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared or disclosed with any entity, person or organisation other than the EU Delegation to Jordan.


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Submission Deadline is closed. Thank you all for your enthusiasm!