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
  • It was an honor to win Best Feature for THE COLOR OF EVIL and the trophy is seriously gorgeous. Thank you.

    August 2018
  • Guido Maria Giordano

    Glad and proud to be part of it

    June 2018
  • Luciana Caplan

    Great festival! Excellent communication. I highly recommend and for sure will submit new projects asap!!!

    June 2018
  • Robert Smith

    A great place to get your film in front of industry professionals! Everything about the festival was outstanding! Thank you for giving us the opportunity to be a part of it! I will definitely be back with future projects!

    June 2018
  • George A. Johnson

    We are very honored that our film, "Thy Neighbor", was selected for Best Feature Film at the Hollywood Hills Film Awards! Outstanding competition, great staff, and excellent communication. Highly recommended.

    June 2018