Cannes Film Awards is international film festival with live screening that celebrates film, filmmakers, producers, photographers and the arts. Our film festival wants to bring new names to the film industry. We want to support new beginning creators. We want to direct them in the right direction towards film art.

The festival collaborates with experts in the field of European film art. We believe that our festival will bring you a lot of joy and happiness from winning and at the same time it will guide you in advancing your profession.

Cannes Film Awards - Best Project wins:

1. The main prize "GOLDEN ART TROPHY"
2. Promotion of your project on our social networks
3. 2-year partnership with our film festival
4. YOU CAN MAKE MONEY - you will lead a workshop for other filmmakers
5. THE BEST PROJECT OF THE SEASON WILL RECEIVE A CASH PRIZE OF USD 1,500!

We will publish the results on our website:
www.cannesfilmawards.com

THE BEST PROJECT OF THE SEASON WILL RECEIVE A CASH PRIZE OF 1,500!

FILM CONTEST

Best Feature Film
Best Feature Documentary
Best Short Film
Best Short Documentary
Best Student Film
Best First-Time Short Film
Best First-Time Feature Film
Best Indie Short Film
Best Indie Feature Film
Best Super Short Film

FILM AWARDS - ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES

Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best Animation
Best LGBT
Best Experimental Film
Best Inspirational Film
Best Fantasy Film
Best Crime Film
Best Mystery Film
Best Parody
Best War
Best Western
Best Sitcom
Best Film Noir
Best Web Series
Best TV Series
Best Web/TV Pilot

FILM AWARDS – INDIVIDUAL DIRECTOR CATEGORIES

Best Director Short Film
Best Director Short Documentary
Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Feature Documentary
Best First-Time Director Short Film
Best First-Time Director Feature Film
Best Director Indie Short Film
Best Director Indie Feature Film
Best Director Student Film
Best Director Super Short Film
Best Male Director
Best Female Director

FILM AWARDS – INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES

Best Actor Short Film
Best Actor Feature Film
Best Actress Short Film
Best Actress Feature Film
Best Actor Indie Short Film
Best Actress Indie Short Film
Best Actor Indie Feature Film
Best Actress Indie Feature Film
Best Child/Young Actor
Best Child/Young Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Duo
Best Ensemble

FILM AWARDS – INDIVIDUAL TECHNICAL CATEGORIES

Best Cinematography Short Film
Best Cinematography Feature Film
Best Editing Short Film
Best Editing Feature Film
Best Production Short Film
Best Production Feature Film
Best Sound Design Short Film
Best Sound Design Feature Film
Best Visual Effects Short Film
Best Visual Effects Feature Film
Best Costume
Best Makeup Artist

FILM AWARDS – INDIVIDUAL SCREENPLAY CATEGORIES

Best Screenplay Short Film
Best Screenplay Feature Film
Best Screenplay Indie Short Film
Best Screenplay Indie Feature Film
Best Screenplay Student Film

FILM AWARDS - CONTINENTAL CATEGORIES

Best European Film (Short/Feature)
Best European Director (Short/Feature)
Best European Actor (Short/Feature)
Best American Film (Short/Feature)
Best American Director (Short/Feature)
Best American Actor (Short/Feature)
Best African Film (Short/Feature)
Best African Director (Short/Feature)
Best African Actor (Short/Feature)
Best Asian Film (Short/Feature)
Best Asian Director (Short/Feature)
Best Asian Actor (Short/Feature)
Best Australian Film (Short/Feature)
Best Australian Director (Short/Feature)
Best Australian Actor (Short/Feature)

SCREENWRITING AWARDS – MAIN CATEGORIES

Best Super Short Script (under 10 pages)
Best Short Script (under 30 pages)
Best Medium-Length Script (under 60 pages)
Best Feature Script (over 61 pages)
Best First Time Screenwriter (Short Screenplay)
Best First Time Screenwriter (Feature Screenplay)

SCREENWRITING AWARDS – ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES

Best Television Script
Best Drama Screenplay
Best Comedy Screenplay
Best Thriller Screenplay
Best Horror Screenplay
Best Fantasy Screenplay
Best Action Screenplay
Best Sci-Fi Screenplay
Best LGBT Screenplay

SCREENWRITING AWARDS - CONTINENTAL CATEGORIES

Best European Screenplay (Short/Feature)
Best American Screenplay (Short/Feature)
Best Asian Screenplay (Short/Feature)
Best African Screenplay (Short/Feature)
Best Australian Screenplay (Short/Feature)

MUSIC AWARDS

Best Music Video
Best Animation Music Video
Best Experimental Music Video
Best Dance Music Video
Best Low Budget Music Video
Best Original Song

MUSIC AWARDS - INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES
Best Director Music Video
Best Male Director Music Video
Best Female Director Music Video
Best First-Time Director Music Video
Best Actor Music Video
Best Actress Music Video

MUSIC AWARDS - CONTINENTAL CATEGORIES
Best European Music Video
Best American Music Video
Best Asian Music Video
Best Australian Music Video
Best African Music Video

PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS - FILM SHOT CATEGORIES
Best Film Poster
Best Film Picture

1. All films that are not in English, must have English language subtitles.
2. Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted.
3. The decision of the festival selection committee will be final.
4. The excerpts from films send for Cannes Film Awards can be shown on the our social networks.
5. Films that are submitted must be the entrant’s original work and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third Parties. Contestants agree that they have obtained all required copyright permissions regarding music, sound & images. etc presented in their film.
6. Cannes Film Awards organizers reserve rights change, cancel or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.
7. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.