Oulu Music Video Festival

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Oulu Music Video Festival
Location Oulu, Finland
Founded 1994[1]
Golden Pumpeli Award, Teen Pumpeli Award
No. of films 380 (2014)[3]
Website www.omvf.net/en/home/

Oulu Music Video Festival is an annual music video festival held in late August in Oulu, Finland. The establishment of the festival in 1994 was initiated by students of the Oulu School of Arts and Crafts.[3] The festival has got a contest for Finnish music videos. The best Finnish music video is awarded with The Golden Pumpeli Award and the most promising young director is awarded with the Teen Pumpeli Award.[2] Music videos are screened at the Cultural Centre Valve.[4]

The annual Air Guitar World Championship is held together with the music video festival.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Historia" (in Finnish). Oulu Music Video Festival. Retrieved 2015-02-14. 
  2. ^ a b "Finnish Music Video Contest". Oulu Music Video Festival. 2014. Retrieved 2015-02-14. 
  3. ^ a b "Best Finnish music videos of 2014 were chosen in Oulu". Music Finland. 2014-09-01. Retrieved 2015-02-14. 
  4. ^ "Programme 2014". Oulu Music Video Festival. 2014. Retrieved 2015-02-14. 

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