1st Media Translation Contest (Film & Webtoon)
- onAugust 4, 2020
- byKorean Literature Now
The 1st Media Translation Contest hosted by the Literature Translation Institute of Korea is open to all aspiring translators around the world.
• The contestant may enter in two categories: Film and/or Webtoon.
• Target Languages
1) Film: English, French and Japanese
2) Webtoon: English, Chinese and Japanese
• The contest comprises three rounds. 10 contestants will be longlisted after the first round. Following this, 5 contestants will be shortlisted for the final round.
• Source texts for the First Round
1) Film: "김희선" directed by 김민주
2) Webtoon: "안녕, 엄마" by 김인정
• Deadline for the First Round: August 20th
• The source texts for the following rounds will be announced closer to their dates.
• Prize: 2,000,000 KRW (First Prize), 1,000,000 KRW (Second Prize)
• Restrictions: Must not have published more than one translation in either of the categories.
• For more information, please visit here: https://www.ltikorea.or.kr/mediatranslationcontest