Art Film Awards in an international monthly completion festival that aims to promote filmmakers and their work through our website and social media.

We accept films, scripts, animations, documentaries, web series, trailers and music videos of any length and any genre.

Top 3 Films of the month decided by the jury members will get a free interview published on our website and will compete for ART Film of the Year Award.

Every month BEST FILM of the month will get promotion, screening, interview.

Every month FREE INTERVIEWS from Top 3 Films.

Every month we'll assign two awards (Best and Honorable Mention) for each category.

All Best, Honorable Mention, and Finalists will receive a free certificate and laurels (pdf/png file).

MAIN CATEGORIES nominated for the event:

Best Feature Film
Best Feature Documentary
Best Short Film
Best Short Documentary
Best Student Film
Best Super Short Film
Best Animation
Best Experimental


Best Indie Feature Film low budget)
Best Indie Short Film (low budget)
Best Focus on (every month different country)
Best Web/Tv Series
Best Music Video
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best First Time Director (Feature)
Best First Time Director (Short)
Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Short Film
Best Director Super Short Film
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Cinematography
Original Screenplay
Best Production
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best VFX
Best Feature Script
Best Short Script
Best TV Pilot Script
Best Quarantine Film
Best Trailer
Best Poster

All films must have English language subtitles.

All Film Festival entrants must be 18 years of age or older.

Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted, but a separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.

No fee waiver. All entry fees are non-refundable.

The decision of the jury committee will be final.

Art Film Awards reserves rights to change or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.

The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.

By submitting, you agree that you own all copyrights and intellectual properties to your work.

We reserve the right to use any part of your submission for promotional purposes on our website and social media accounts.

Overall Rating
  • My Team and I are very happy and grateful for
    reaching the Finalists! It was a pleasure participating in your beautiful festival! Thank you very much for the recognition and for the opportunity you offered my short experimental "F r a g m e n t e d" to outstand!

    February 2023
  • Perrot Michael

    We did not win, but we are happy to have participated in this festival.

    January 2023
  • Emanuel Toffolo

    I am honored to have won with my documentary "The Flame" and to have participated in this great Festival with quality films in competition.

    January 2023
  • It's a high-quality Film Festival.
    It was a pleasure that my Debut Short Film "THE CONJUGACY" has been selected as an "Award Winner" in the category "Best Director Short Film"

    January 2023
  • Lara Vouk

    We had a very good experience at the Art Film Awards - Monthly Competition in the AVE NIM production with both projects KINO (Martin Emeršič) and LA BURCCACCIA (Lara Vouk) and are thankful for being awarded by the festival.

    January 2023