Recognizing the exceptional talents of Pinoy artists,GMA-7's SOP Concert TV has launched its first music video eventcompetition on television—the 2007 SOP Music Video Awards, Showdown of Outstanding Young Pinoys.
SOP's main objective in launchingthis competition was to discover young, aspiring music video directors from thedifferent universities and colleges all over the country.
The said event, which waslaunched last September 9, will be telecast live on November 18.
Sa Linggo, November 18,paparangalan na ang pinakamahuhusay na amateur directors mula sa iba't ibangunibersidad at kolehiyo. Nilahukan din ito ng mga batikang film/videodirectors na sina Direk Topel Lee, Lyle Sacris, Hector Macaso, Jaime Jamora,Robert Quebral, Wincu Ong, and Quark Henares, na nagsilbing "consultants" ng mgaaspiring directors na napili. Hindi lang mga professional directors angnagparticipate dito kundi ang mga maniningning na stars ng SOP at GMARecords na sina Jolina Magdangal, Yasmien Kurdi, Aicelle Santos, BrenanEspartinez, Jonalyn Viray, Gerald Santos, at Dennis Trillo.
Malalaman na kung sino kina RomanPerez of UP Diliman, Elaine Melody Samonte of St. Paul College, QC, RichardLibrada of PUP, Ademar Ochotorena of University of San Jose Recoletos, Cebu,Maan Leynes of Centro Escolar University, Darlene Abigail Quito of PUP andNestor Abrogena of UP Diliman, ang mananalo sa 8 categories ng 2007 SOP MusicVideo Awards.
Ang mga awards na ipamimigay ay Best Music Video, BestVideography, Best Production Design, Best Video Editing, Best Concept/ Story,Special Citation for Best Performance by an Artist, Texter's Choice and, ofcourse, ang Best Director.
Their music videos were judged by some of the mostprestigious directors ngayong henerasyon na sina Bb. Joyce Bernal, Direk RicoGutierrez, and Direk Louie Ignacio.
Kaya't tutok na sa concert partypara sa 2007 SOP Music Video Awards, Showdown ng Outstanding Young Pinoys,Live!