IMDb qualifier’s Paris Film Awards is an international monthly film festival with live screenings in Paris.

Paris is considered one of the most beautiful city of the world, our mission is to promote films, and be another step up in the filmmakers' careers.

A selection of short films will be screened every month in Paris.

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

Best Feature Film
Best Indie Feature Film
Best Feature Documentary
Best Short Film
Best Indie Short Film
Best Short Documentary
Best Super Short Film
Best Web/Tv Series
Best Music Video
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Student Film
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Action
Best Sci-Fi
Best Fantasy
Best Director
Best First Time Director
Best Producer
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Original Screenplay
Best Original Score
Best Original Song
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best Short Script
Best Feature Script

All winners receive a free certificate (pdf/jpg file).
Winners may order the official Paris Film Awards statuette for themselves and their team.

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.
You can submit again your work for the following months.
The films must include English or Italian subtitles (unless the spoken language is English or Italian)
The scripts must be in English or Italian.

We do not accept:

Amateur videos
Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations
Films involving politics / films promoting political agenda
Films with a poor production standard (bad sound, lack of subtitles/captions for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD.

Overall Rating
  • Who doesn't want to do well in Paris? The Paris Film Awards are a top tier event. The quality of the judging and work submitted is a testament to the value of participating in this festival. A shout out to everyone at the Paris Film Awards for putting on such a high quality event.

    December 2021
  • Paris Film Awards is a wonderful Festival. Great communications and prompt feedback. I am delighted to have won best actress for Lola Does Manhattan. Would not hesitate entering this festival with my future films.

    December 2021
  • Greeting to Jury and film festival team and it's being very proud feeling and lots of gratitude and humble respect for ur appreciation by announcing ur decision for award winners for our movie ITLU AMMA.


    Dr Murali Bommaku

    November 2021
  • Sybil Jatta

    We are so humbled and honored to have been selected into your amazing film festival event! Our award-winning documentary feature film "AKWAABA The Awakening", is in God's hands touching the hearts 💕 of the world. Continued peace, prosperity, blessings and good health.

    November 2021
  • Honored that my short film “Shelter” has been selected as “Best Sci-fi Short-film” to this very cool online film festival!
    Hope to be here again for my next project!
    Paris film Awards is a very smart and efficient festival. The communication with the team was very rapid and every news was sended to me with precise timing!
    If you search for a good monthly festival, PFA it’s a great choice for sure.

    November 2021