Best Director Award is one of the monthly film festivals of the Best Film Awards - IMDb Qualifing Film Festival, organized by the GOLDEN ART. Our film festival is a prestigious monthly festival with live screening once a month and an annual film festival for filmmakers around the world, based in one of the most beautiful cities in the world London, 29th December 2021.

Last year, we awarded films and screenplays in the Best Director Award and Best Script Award. We honored the directors who were shortlisted for Oscar and BAFTA nominations.

We ourselves are filmmakers, producers and entrepreneurs. We know how difficult it is to show the world that someone appreciates your work. That's why we came up with a unique project in which we involved several jurors from around the world and created a new opportunity to show your film to the world.

Our mission is to recognize talent and passion and to award the best film directors. Our team works around the clock. Each films we seen within 72 hours! Best Director Award is looking for the best film directors in short and feature film!

The festival is based on a professional approach. In the evaluation, we focus on the technical design of the film, the idea of ​​the film, dramatic gradation, the tone of the film, the script, the conflict, the reality of the action, the acting performances and we attention to the details on which your film is composed.

The main prize of the Best Film Awards is $ 5,000.

The best films from each month will be screened. Every month we will produce a small brochure. In this brochure you will find specific monthly screened films. You can also find them on our website in the BEST FILM AWARDS section in the Monthly Screenings section.

If you win the prize, you can add your project to IMDb:

Our Partner Film Festivals:
Best Script Award - https://filmfreeway.com/bestscriptaward
Best Documentary Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestDocumentaryAward
Best Music Video Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestMusicVideoAward
Best Feature Film Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestFeatureFilmAward
Best Cinematography Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestCinematographyAward
Best Male Actor Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestMaleActorAward
Best Female Actress Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestFemaleActressAward
Best Indie Film Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestIndieFilmAward
Best Animation Award - https://filmfreeway.com/BestAnimationAward
Kosice International Monthly Film Festival - https://filmfreeway.com/kimff
Prague International Monthly Film Festival - https://filmfreeway.com/pimff2020

MONTHLY COMPETITION (46 categories):

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

Best Director Short Film
Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Short Documentary
Best Director Feature Documentary
Best Director Super Short Film
Best Director Super Short Documentary
Best First-Time Director (Feature)
Best First-Time Director (Short)
Best Director Student Film

Best Female Director
Best Male Director
Best Director Music Video
Best Director Drama Film
Best Director Comedy Film
Best Director Sci-fi Film
Best Director Fantasy Film
Best Director Animation Film
Best Director Experimental
Best Director Indie Feature Film
Best Director Indie Short Film
Best Director Web/TV Series
Best Director Horror Film
Best Director Thriller Film
Best Director LGBT Film
Best Director Action Film
Best Director Crimi Film
Best Director Historical Film
Best Director Psychological Film
Best Director Mobile Film
Best Director Parody Film
Best Director War Film
Best Director Western Film
Best Young Director (under 21)
Best Director Psychological Film
Best First Assistant Director
Best Second Assistant Director
Best Art Director
Best Casting Director

Best European Director
Best American Director
Best South American Director
Best Australian Director
Best African Director
Best Asian Director

All winners receive a free certificate (pdf/jpg file)

The main prize of the Best Film Awards is $ 5,000.

1. If the film is not in English, it must have English subtitles.
2. All entry fees are non-refundable.
3. Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted.
4. The decision of the festival selection committee is final.
5. Films that are submitted must be the entrant’s original work and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third Parties. Contestants agree that they have obtained all required copyright permissions regarding music, sound & images. Etc presented in their film.
6. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.
7. The organizers have the right to use trailers or still photos on public social networks to promote your project and our festival.
8. By submitting the project, you agree that our partner film festivals will be able to send you an offer to submit your projects.

Overall Rating
  • Troy Hicks

    Great Festival to be a part of!!.

    March 2021
  • Monjoy Mukerji

    The very thought Process on which this festival is built is unique.
    glad that this is a monthly festivals as Filmakers from all over the world can participate in any given month when their film is ready.
    the Jury is able to realize the efforts of a film maker whether experience or new, both have a place in this festival. they are able to tell the finer qualities of the film. best wishes Monjoy Mukerji

    March 2021
  • A highly commendable festival. Recommended to fellow film-makers. Communication is great and swift. Festival deadlines are adhered to.

    Chris & Maurice Micallef

    March 2021
  • Nicole Kenley-Miller

    Thank you for selecting our project as a semi-finalist! Our first experience with the Best Director Award was excellent!

    March 2021
  • Sagnik Dutta Gupta

    Thank you for selecting my short film 'Abandonment' as a finalist. Nice experience.

    February 2021