ANIMATION SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL 2018
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Audience Awards
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Description

If you’ve made a short animation film, 30 minutes or under, give it the opportunity to be seen worldwide.

HOW THE WINNERS ARE DETERMINED: From the first round of live audience and jury voting on The Audience Awards platform, the top 3 films with the most votes and the top 4 jury-selected films advance to a finals round. The finalist films are then judged by an esteemed panel of industry jurors. The top three final jury winners from the finals round will screen at Audfest 2019 in Los Angeles and compete for our prestigious Best of Fest Audience Award where we award over $100K in cash and prizes.

ABOUT AUDIENCE AWARDS: Audience Awards provides filmmakers the opportunity to change the world through stories, win prizes and build an audience. Films are judged by the audience as well as industry professionals. Previous jurors represent Vice, YouTube, Variety, Sundance and the list goes on. We are committed to providing a stage for diverse, emerging talent and their creative work. Our platform is dedicated to celebrating the power of storytelling and building an audience. Created by filmmakers, for filmmakers, Audience Awards offers an invaluable platform for exposure. Our filmmakers don't just gain exposure - like press and social media engagement - but also opportunities to accelerate their careers. Learn More: https://theaudienceawards.com/filmmakers

ABOUT AUDFEST: Your days at AudFest will be filled with invaluable industry panels and workshops, your nights filled with screenings, networking parties and awards ceremonies. AudFest is the capstone of 365 days full of stellar filmmaking and an opportunity for us to provide opportunity and exposure to our filmmaker family. We play with cameras, gear, learn from industry experts, get mentored by industry execs. We award three pioneer filmmakers and screen your amazing films.

ABOUT THE FILMSTRO PRIZE: FilmStro offers the world’s first soundtrack creation studio. Score your film and make it a masterpiece. Winners receive a unique promo code to redeem their prize on the filmstro.com licensing page.

SUBMISSIONS DUE BY

Jul 02, 2018 at 11:59am MDT (America/Denver)

VOTING OPENS

Jul 02, 2018 at 12:00pm MDT (America/Denver)

VOTING CLOSES

Jul 09, 2018 at 12:00pm MDT (America/Denver)

WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Jul 16, 2018 at 12:00pm MDT (America/Denver)

JURY AWARDS

5 Jury Selections: Jury Selections

AUDIENCE AWARDS

3 Audience Selections: Advance to Finals Round

FINAL ROUND PRIZE DESCRIPTION

Every accepted film into the festival receives an AudFest All Access pass. Top 3 films as determined by the jury in the finals round screen at AudFest.

FINAL JURY AWARDS

1st Place Jury Award: 1 FilmStro soundtrack license for movies with up to a $1M budget worth $2,000? + All Acess Pass to AudFest + AudFest Screening

2nd Place Jury Award: AudFest Screening and All Access Pass

3rd Place Jury Award: AudFest Screening and All Access Pass

Number of winners

n/a

Status

completed

Category:

Films

Sub-category:

Short Films

Start date

25 April 2018  -  2 July 2018

Registration

25 April 2018  -  2 July 2018

Voting

2 July 2018  -  9 July 2018

Awards

From the first round of live audience and jury voting on The Audience Awards platform, the top 3 films with the most votes and the top 4 jury-selected films advance to a finals round. The finalist films are then judged by an esteemed panel of industry jurors. 
The top three final jury winners from the finals round will screen at Audfest 2019 in Los Angeles and compete for our prestigious Best of Fest Audience Award where we award over $100K in cash and prizes.

Restrictions

Age restriction: /

Available for citizens: Worldwide