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 (38 categories):

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

MAIN CATEGORIES

Feature Film

Feature Documentary

Short Film

Short Documentary

Super Short Film

Web/Tv Series

Music Video

Experimental

Animation

Student Film

Inspirational Film

Drama

Comedy

Horror

Thriller

Action

Sci-Fi

Fantasy

LGBTQ

Short Script

Feature Script

SUB-CATEGORIES

The following awards can be assigned for short or feature films, any genre:

Director Feature Film

Director Short Film

Director Super Short Film

First Time Director

Actress

Actor

Original Screenplay

Original Story

Original Score

Original Song

Cinematography

Production Design

Costume Design

Makeup and Hairstyling

Editing

Sound Design

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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  • Thank you very much for beeing part of your Film Festival with my movie As the wave broke...Best regards and stay safe, Alexandra Bekiou, Director

    September 2020
  • Julie Berke

    The Garage was honored to be a part of this festival - the communication is excellent and they seem to really care about independent films.

    September 2020
  • Alana de Freitas

    Great communication. Good value for money. Will enter again!

    September 2020
  • Dorota Fórmanowka

    I am so happy to be among the winners :) Good luck to all participants and thank you for our success. Dorota Fórmanowska

    September 2020
  • It was a honor for me and my swarms of starlings to be selected on your wonderful festival.
    I thank you warmly for your great work and your sympathy !
    Stay well please!

    September 2020