"Golden Flowers Awards" Beijing International Children's Film Festival, supported by Children's popular science education committee of China children's culture and Art Promotion Association, China's largest children's cultural service organization, began in 2018 and has lasted for the fourth year. Due to the global epidemic, it will be suspended from 2019 to 2020, and a new third event will be held in 2022.

Beijing International Children's Film Festival is a non-profit Film Festival and will soon become the largest international children's Film Festival in China. The film festival 2022 will be open to global film solicitation and competition. It is expected that more than 10000 children and adults will watch and show. Media professionals, international guests and celebrities will participate in the film festival and hold interactive seminars with children. For 10 cities across the country, 30 + cinemas are on the ground and open for screening. More than 6000 people will enter the cinema and see the world's excellent award-winning works.

In 2020, the total box office of Chinese films reached 20.417 billion yuan, surpassing North America to become the annual box office champion of the global film market.We will introduce all shortlisted films to distributors and streaming platforms throughout China.

We hope to see the world's best children's films and recommend them to Chinese families and markets. To enhance the growth of family culture.

GFA members get a discount on their first submission each year. If you are a member email GFA_beijing@163.com to receive your waiver code . Please include your membership name . To join GFA please go to: https://www.gfa-beijing.com/

Award categories include: feature films, animated and documentaries

Best Picture award (Golden Flowers and diploma)
GFA global influence (Golden Flowers and diploma)
best child production (Golden Flowers and diploma)
teacher Choice Award (Golden Flowers and diploma)
parent Choice Award (Golden Flowers and diploma)
family award (Golden Flowers and diploma)

Bonus 5000-10000

If you can't come to China , we will express the trophy certificate for you. And needn't pay fee for express.

We welcome international creators come to China, participate in on-site awards and screening activities, and communicate with Chinese creators.

We provides accommodation for no more than 2 international contestants.

Open competition registration requirements
[production year] films completed after January 2019.
[origin] global.
China premieres
[language] non English movies need English subtitles.
[category]feature / animation / CG, etc. All types.
Designed for children aged 1-16.
Suitable for children aged 1-16.
"A film for adults and children to entertain together. What adults want their children to see. "
[length] more than 60min / less than 40 min
[projection fee] none

Award-winning films need to provide the following materials
1. Director's photo
2. Director's Introduction
3. Introduction to the film
4. HD poster
5. Stills
6. HD video format
7.srt English subtitles

Producers, distributors or other institutions that apply with their film have to obtain the approval of persons involved in the production about participating in the festival. Films may not be withdrawn from the festival´s programme after the committee has send out its confirmation.
The applicant/participant allows Film Festival to pass on film excerpts (maximum length of 2 min) to TV stations for the purpose of media coverage. The same holds for production stills or film trailer, which are used for promotion purposes in print products and the internet (including social media) or by the organiser free of charge. If in this context a special copyright is required, this has to be reported explicitly to the festival.

Overall Rating
  • Kurt Shaw

    An excellent festival reaching an immense number of children and families in many different Chinese cities. Good communications, excellent promotions.

    April 2022