The Hollywood Hills Film Awards are a monthly awards competition honoring the best filmmakers from all over the world.

We use an exhaustive network of industry professionals to find its panel of judges. With rotating judges, there are always fresh eyes looking at the submitted films and screenplays.

Every official selection will get a laurel, after that we will announce the winners and honorable mentions.

· Best Feature Film
· Best Short Film 

· Best Feature Documentary
· Best Short Documentary
· Best Animation Feature
· Best Animation Short
· Best Director

· Best Actor

· Best Actress 

· Best Screenplay 

· Best Original Score 

· Best Cinematography 

· Best Special Effects

· Best Editing

· Entries must be in English or - Subtitled, dubbed in English.
· All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway. Please don't send discs or any downloadable files to us. 

· IMPORTANT: Every submission must pick one main category , additional judging categories are optional.

· Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories. 

· Works in progress are accepted

· Entries will not be returned
· No fee waivers.
· Entry fees are non-refundable

Overall Rating
  • Hollywood hills film festival is by far one of the best film festivals. Great exposure!

    August 2020
  • Robert Cox

    Can't recommend this festival highly enough. Great communication, value, and quality. Of course, my script getting a platinum award certainly doesn't hurt.

    August 2020
  • Kbto San

    Great festival thank you for your support !

    February 2020
  • Scott Cahill

    Thank you for the honor of my entry's Diamond Award for Best Script. I am especially humbled being a novice writer to have received this distinction. I look forward to entering future screen plays in the HHFA .

    July 2019
  • Lane Forbes

    Honored for being a part of this festival, very glad to get 4 awards for our feature film !

    July 2019