IMDb qualifier’s Florence Film Awards is a monthly and annual international film festival that has rewarded important movie stars as William Baldwin, Eric Roberts, Mira Sorvino, and many more actors and directors from all around the world. 

Florence is the city of the Art and we think that films are the highest point of the Art. Our mission is to promote films, and be another step up in the filmmakers' careers.
Each month, our Jury will award the best films.


Best Picture (feature film or short film, any genre)

Best Feature Film
Best Feature Documentary
Best Indie Feature Film (low budget)
Best Short Film
Best Indie Short Film (low budget)
Best Short Documentary
Best Super Short Film
Best Web/Tv Series
Best Music Video
Best Student Film
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Inspirational Film
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best Fantasy
Best Producer
Best First Time Director
Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Short Film
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Screenplay
Best Original Score
Best Original Song
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best Short Script
Best Feature Script

Honorable Mentions

All winners receive a free certificate (pdf/jpg file).

We accept:
- Short and feature films, in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), experimental or animated film.
- Music Videos
- Web/TV Series (also pilot)
- Feature Scripts, Short Scripts

By submitting your film, take note that:
- You agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose.
- Entry fees are non-refundable.
- Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.
- The films must include English subtitles (unless the spoken language is English or Italian)
- The scripts must be in English or Italian.

We do not accept:
1. Amateur videos
2. Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations
3. Films involving politics / films promoting political agenda
4. Films with a poor production standard (bad sound, lack of subtitles/captions for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD

Overall Rating
  • Brooke deRosa

    Wonderful experience! Highly recommend this festival.

    January 2022
  • Craig Singer

    Wonderful festival! Enjoyed the experience and found them to be very helpful in every aspect.

    January 2022
  • Thank you Florence FIlm awards for a best web series award for COVID Ditty in 2021. Our series continues to grow, and our laurels which appear on our publicity campaign are eye catching. The laurels along with the integrity of the " Florence Film Awards" have been very helpful in promoting our work. Thank you for your support.

    January 2022
  • Gerald Pribek

    Great films. Very nice people ! We are very proud and honered to be a winner of this cool, noble Festival!

    January 2022
  • A great and professional festival that puts the love for filmmaking and filmmakers first. We are honoured to have been selected and awarded!

    January 2022