Cannes Cinema Awards is an international film organization committed to celebrating the language of cinema, indie filmmaking and film projects of all genres from all over the world.

The committee of Cannes Cinema Awards consists of filmmakers and authors based in France, Germany, Spain, United states and Canada.

Our monthly festival seeks to promote and award filmmakers and create online networking and events for filmmakers and screenwriters.

It is our pleasure to consider film and script projects of all genres for various categories of the festival. Our festival will also award acting, writing, cinematography, editing and composing for film music in each monthly edition of the festival as well.

Cannes Cinema Awards stands with independent filmmaking and believes in the power of cinema to create a better world.

Best Narrative Feature
Best Narrative Short
Best Documentary Feature
Best Documentary short
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Science Fiction
Best Horror
Best Director
Best Producer
Best Cinematography
Best Editor
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Script
Best Unproduced script
Best TV Series/Pilot/Web
Best Comedy
Best Student Film
Best Music Video
Best Thriller
Best Trailer
Best Composer
Best First Time Filmmaker
Best Female Filmmaker
Best Independent Film

Films must have been completed after 2018 in order to be eligible.

Any Foreign film that is not in English or French, must have English or French subtitles.

You must own the rights or have permission from the owner in order to submit.

All genres and all countries are eligible.

Overall Rating
  • I love entering Cannes Film Festival: It is the best one going.
    I am very pleased and thankful that a couple of my scripts were awarded.

    April 2022
  • Great festival! Thank you for selecting my work! Such an honor!

    April 2022
  • Kain Baigent

    Thank you to ALL the staff at Cannes International Cinema Festival for choosing "Mirages de La Vie" among so many talented writers and film makers. It was an honour to be selected in France.
    Sinceres amities Kain Baigent

    April 2022
  • Rick Walker

    Our team at SECOND CHANCES was thrilled to win Best Narrative Feature and Best Actress! Thank you to the panel of judges and congrats to you and your team on an incredible film festival! Indie films get recognition and a chance to shine thanks to you! We are grateful!

    Rick Waller
    Writer | Director
    ‘Second Chances’

    April 2022
  • Joan Moran

    I received an Official Selection award for my screenplay, Once A Homecoming Queen. It happened rather quickly after I submitted, and I was extremely pleased to get a nod. Thanks to the organizers for their good work. Joan Moran

    April 2022