IMDb qualifier’s Hollywood Gold Awards is a monthly international film festival.
Our mission is to promote films, and be another step up in the filmmakers' careers.
Each month, our Jury will award the best films.
A selection of short films will be screened every month at The Hudson Theatres in Los Angeles.

MONTHLY COMPETITION (41 categories):

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

MAIN CATEGORIES

Best Feature Film
Best Indie Feature Film
 (low budget)
Best Feature Documentary
Best Short Film
Best Indie Short Film
 (low budget)
Best Short Documentary
Best Super Short Film
Best Web/Tv Series
Best Music Video
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Student Film
Best Inspirational Film
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best Fantasy
Best LGBTQ
Best Short Script
Best Feature Script

SUB-CATEGORIES

Best Producer
Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Short Film
Best Director Super Short Film
Best First Time Director
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Original Screenplay
Best Original Story
Best Original Score
Best Original Song
Best Cinematography
Best Production Design
Best Costume Design
Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best VFX

Every month we'll assign two awards (Gold Award and Silver Award) for each category.

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 or French

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

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  • One of the best film festival experiences that we’ve encountered to date. Excellent communication and value.

    January 2021
  • ranjit singh

    This is a Great Festival the organizers and judges are indiviuals are actually filmmakers that walk their talk...Thank you for selecting my Short Film-Gold Award..It gives me more Vigor to Shoot more Films!

    January 2021
  • Thank you once again for choosing my script (The Last Day of Paradise) as a finalist, greatly honored!

    January 2021
  • Excellent organization and very friendly and warm team  

    January 2021
  • Michael Bergendorff

    Such a great and exciting experience, thank you HGA!

    January 2021