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.

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  • Thank you so much for our award, such a wonderful team. Love Hanna

    January 2022
  • Thank you for recognizing the Filipino migrants and everyone feeling isolated at this time. It is important to know that our work has been seen and heard and given a voice. Thank you so much for the award!

    January 2022
  • Glory Crampton

    Thank you Cannes International Cinema Festival! We are Thrilled to be recognized by you.

    December 2021
  • I was honored to become an official selection with my video "Torn Pieces" and as a female director for your festival this year. Thank you so much!

    December 2021
  • Two of my scripts, I Dream of Horses, and The Best Me, were officially selected by the Cannes International Cinema Festival. It is such a great festival for showcasing screenwriting work. I will continue to submit my projects to them.

    December 2021