On this special day, we are happy to announce the top three prizes of the 2015 ASEAN Youth Video Contest! The winners were selected on the basis of their video’s originality, content, and production quality. We would like to thank all contest participants for their creative visions about what the ASEAN Community means to youth. The ASEAN Youth Video Contest was developed with the support of the U.S. Government through ASEAN-U.S. PROGRESS, ASEAN, the ASEAN Foundation, and the National Youth Council, Singapore (NYC).
1st Place -
Title: The Mekong River Goes through the ASEAN Community
The Mekong River uses stop motion animation to explain the importance of conserving the rich biodiversity of the Mekong River.
Director: Pham Quoc Anh Duy
Country: Viet Nam
Video link on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_XYrJJC-vk&spfreload=1 

2nd Place -
Title: The Epic 10
The Epic 10 uses animation to tell the story of a superhero named “Epic 10″ who saves ASEAN in times of crisis.
Director: Karen Felix Santos
Country: Philippines
Video link on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cyw66XwaX8 

3rd Place -
Title: Closer Than We Thought
Closer Than We Thought shows the importance of building bridges in order to connect youth from different communities across the region.
Director: Thuta Lynn
Country: Myanmar
Video link on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSxb-NXbuDo

 

For A full playlist of all ASEAN Youth Video’s, please click here.