International Screen Awards Group is a Bi-monthly Festivals. We are looking for excellent films with strong stories and good composition. Every department in producing a film deserved recognition for their artistic taste, hard work, vision, expertise, skill, and passion.

European Screen Awards accept timeless films from various genres. The films submitted must either: contain European theme (any countries), filmed in one or more than one Europe countries, or made by European filmmakers.

We welcome students and newcomers to enter into emerging categories.

Films with languages other than English are welcomed but must be added with English subtitle (or it can be dubbed into English).

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GENERAL CATEGORY BASED ON FILM LENGTH:
Fiction Films:
- European Short Film
European fiction film with duration less than 24 minutes
- European Fiction Featurette
European fiction film with 24–40 minutes in running time.
- European Feature Film
European fiction film with a duration longer than 40 minutes

DOCUMENTARY FILMS: Including docufiction and docudrama. (Docufiction refers to a cinematographic combination of documentary and fiction, and a docudrama relates to the documentary that includes dramatized re-enactments of actual events.

- European Short Documentary
European Documentary with a running time less than 24 minutes
- European Documentary Featurette
European documentary film with 24-40 minutes in running time
- European Documentary Feature
European documentary with a running time more than 40 minutes
- European Music Video
- Emerging European Director
- Emerging European Short Film
- Emerging European Feature Film
- Emerging European Documentary
European Script Awards:
(English language only, send your script in .pdf format)
- European Short Script
(5-60 Pages)
- European Feature Script
(> 60 Pages)

GENRES AWARDS:
- European Action film
- European Adventure film/documentary
- European Animation film/documentary
- European Biography film/documentary
- European Comedy film
- European Crime film/documentary
- European Drama film
- European Faith-Based film/documentary
- European Family film/documentary
- European Fantasy film/documentary
- European Film-Noir
- European History film/documentary
- European Horror film/documentary
- European Music film/documentary
- European Musical film/documentary
- European Mystery film/documentary
- European Romance film
- European Sci-Fi film/documentary
- European Sports film/documentary
- European Thriller film/documentary
- European War film/documentary

PERFORMANCE AWARDS:
PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN FEATURE FILM:
- Actor
- Actress
- Supporting Actor
- Supporting Actress
- Couple Performance
- Ensemble Cast
- Newcomer
- Child Performance

PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN SHORT FILM:
- Actor
- Actress
- Supporting Actor
- Supporting Actress
- Couple Performance
- Ensemble Cast
- Newcomer Performance
- Child Performance

PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN EMERGING FILM:
- Actor
- Actress
- Supporting Actor
- Supporting Actress
- Couple Performance
- Ensemble Cast
- Newcomer Performance
- Child Performance

PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN EMERGING DOCUMENTARY:
- actor
- actress
- supporting actor
- supporting actress
- couple performance
- ensemble cast
- newcomer performance
- child performance

PRODUCTION AWARDS:
PRODUCTION IN EUROPEAN FEATURE FILM:
- director
- Cinematographer
- production designer
- costume designer
- sound
- music director
- editor
- screenplay

PRODUCTION IN EUROPEAN SHORT FILM:
- director
- Cinematographer
- production designer
- costume designer
- sound
- music director
- editor
- screenplay

PRODUCTION IN EUROPEAN EMERGING FEATURE FILM:
- director
- Cinematographer
- production design
- costume design
- sound
- music director
- editor
- screenplay

PRODUCTION IN EUROPEAN EMERGING DOCUMENTARY FILM:
- director
- Cinematographer
- production design
- costume design
- sound
- music director
- editor
- screenplay

DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTION:
EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
- director
- cinematography
- editing
- sound
- music
- visual effects
- concept

EUROPEAN SHORT DOCUMENTARY:
- short documentary film
- director
- cinematography
- editing
- sound
- music
- visual effects
- concept

- All winners are Official Selection and will receive Platinum, or Golden, or Silver Award.
- When attending the Awards Ceremony in Indonesia, winners will receive physical awards such as statue, certificate, sash, and other winning souvenirs.

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. By submitting your film/s or script or music video (Work) to the International Screen Awards (the Festival), you agree to all Terms and Conditions below in full.

*FILM SUBMITTED*
- Submitter/filmmakers guarantee that all submitted work is original, and all right, title, and interest (including copyright) therein and thereto is owned and/or controlled by the submitter/filmmaker to the full extent necessary to enable the Festival to use the Work as contemplated by these Rules.
- Submitter/filmmakers guarantee that the Work submitted does not infringe upon the intellectual property or other statutory or common law rights of any third party.
- All submissions should be sent prepaid.
- All submission fees are not refundable.
- When a work is accepted, filmmaker/submitter must provide us with your poster or film still, and a brief synopsis (soft-copy for website purposes).
- All selection committees' and juries' decisions are finals.
- Only attending winning filmmakers at our Awards Ceremony will receive physical awards. Regardless of the Prize and the winning status, winning filmmakers who can't attend the Awards Ceremony, will only receive laurels.
- The Festival has the right to disqualify a winning film for any reasons, without having to explain the reasons to the submitter.
- The Festival has the right to work with any institution and partners festival for all kind of cooperation, including joint events or promotions.
- Submission of an entry gives the festival or its appointed partner permission to have accepted poster or frame of the work exhibited, or photographed for publicity purposes. - The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or deadlines.

- It is a must to keep communications with the Festival professional and in good taste. Failure to do so may result in disqualification at any point in the adjudication process, including the nullification of Official Selection status or nominations. That stated, the Festival will only communicate with the person who submitted his/her film to the festival, and that Festival should not be expected to communicate with any other persons.

- The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes in the profile of the Festival if it becomes necessary to do so due to circumstances beyond his/her control.
- Submitter/filmmakers acknowledge that remediation of any sort will be limited to a refund of their submission fees.

- Submitter/filmmakers agree to indemnify us and hold us and our employees, owners, affiliates, and partners harmless from all claims and liability associated with your participation or entry to the Festival.

- All disputes in respect of any matter relating to the Festival shall be subjected to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in North Jakarta. Any dispute arising as a result of submission to the Festival will have a recourse limited to the lesser of either the submission fee paid or the cost of correcting the issue.

- By submitting to the Festival, submitter/filmmaker indicates that they have read, understand, agree with, and will comply all of the Terms and Condition above, and accept all of the terms and conditions herein, in their entirety, without modification.

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  • Billy Cotsis

    Great to be part of the festival and the communication element was very good. Keep up the good work

    October 2019
  • Pascaline Bellegarde

    Submitting to this festival is a must! It's a European venue with the possibilty of films being recognized and rewarded in specific genres which is great. I highly recommend.

    June 2019
  • This festival is unique due to the fact that it represents an opportunity to unite East, West and Africa. Bravo!!! Good luck!!!

    June 2019
  • goldie smitlener

    Thank you very much European Screen Awards for accepting and awarding Jesus God -Jesus Man, Silver award..
    I would recommend European Screen Awards to anyone. Keep up the good work.
    Goldie Smitlener

    June 2019