★★★ IMDb Qualifying Festival ★★★

The International Gold Awards is a monthly film festival.

Our mission is to promote films, and be another step up in the filmmakers' careers.

Every month we'll assign three awards for each category (Best, Gold Silver) and Honorable Mentions.

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MONTHLY COMPETITION (33 categories):

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

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 First Time Director
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best Fantasy
Best Director
Best Producer
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Original Screenplay
Best Original Score
Best Original Song
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best Feature Script
Best Short Script

Every month we'll assign three awards for each category (Best, Gold Silver) and 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.
- By submitting for the festival, you agree to receive promotional emails from the festival itself or from its partners.
- You agree to receive promotional email from us and our festival partners
- 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
  • David Aboucaya

    Great festival .really honoured by awards .long life tu your events

    January 2023
  • Gary St. Martin

    Great, they personally contacted me and asked me to enter my screenplay

    January 2023
  • Tom DiDonato

    Grateful to be apart of your film festival! Pivot was created to help others get thru pandemic by showing acts of volunteerism. Thank you again!

    January 2023
  • Edward Jayaraj

    It was a great pleasure and a delightful experience that me and our team had with this Film Festival. It is truly an honor for our team to win an award at this film festival. The way how this festival was executed and the Award and Laurels are fantastic!
    Our sincere thanks to the entire team!

    January 2023
  • Delighted that you chose my unproduced script MY TOWN as AWARD WINNER! Many thanks!

    January 2023