BURN Residency 2016 brings will bring 26 aspiring DJs from around the world to learn and perform together in Ibiza.

Taking place over three weeks with challenges, workshops and master classes from high-profile mentors, three DJs will be chosen for a summer-long Ibiza residency, and one recieves a €100k grant and ongoing support from BURN.

Anticipating the contest, BURN has released a series of films from its mentors with the first launched just today. The film features BURN Residency Head-mentor, the one and only, Carl Cox who tells the story of his Space Ibiza residency defined a generation of ravers, made him a cultural institution and changed large scale club music forever. The film, entitled ‘The Creator’, also features commentary from other high profile DJs and individuals including legendary Space club promoter, Dave Browning and DJ UNER.

Watch the first full video below: