Amsterdam Film Festival Awards

Opening Date: 
July 13, 2018
Earlybird Deadline: 
April 23, 2019
Regular Deadline: 
June 18, 2019
Late Deadline: 
September 17, 2019
Extended Deadline: 
November 19, 2019
Notification Date: 
January 14, 2020
Event Date: 
February 17, 2020 to February 19, 2020
Festival Description: 
Welcome to the Amsterdam Film Festival Awards!
The Amsterdam Film Festival Awards is held in the capital of Netherlands.
The location of the event is a beautiful Pathé Tuschinski movie theater.
Providing a young, fresh and exciting perspective to today’s world of cinema, we seek to showcase and honor innovative and exciting voices in the international film communities. Our goal is to recognize a large and diverse selection of films from all genres and from all over the world.
Films and scripts are evaluated by a panel of industry professionals, and independent filmmakers.
Awards & Prizes: 
Best Short Film
Best Feature Film
Best Featurette Film
Special Jury Award
Audience Award
Best Student Film
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Webshort
Best Documentary
Best Music Video
Best Director
Best Costume Design
Best Lyrics
Best Choreography
Best Screenplay
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Editor
Best Cinematography
Best Original Score
Rules & Terms: 
All payments and Submissions must be received by Deadline Dates listed.
In order to review your film as quick as possible, we prefer online screeners, digital copies, or a link to an online video (such as YouTube or Vimeo). Please include a valid password if required. We will not accept films with poor quality standard(lack of sound quality, absence of subtitles/captions for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD)
Titles produced in languages other than English must have legible English subtitles. ALL films selected for the Official Screening will need to provide English subtitles no later than 1 week prior to the festival screening.
Films must have been completed after 2012 should be under 35 minutes, with a minumum of 2 minutes. Featurette films should be over 35 minutes, with a maximum of 60 minutes. Feature films should be over 60 minutes, with a maximum of 180 minutes. 
All submitted films must be available for screening.
The selection committees’ and juries’ decisions are final.
Entrants are responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses, royalties, release forms, clearances, permits necessary to present their work. Amsterdam Film Festival Awards is not responsible for any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, or royalty infringement related to the work. In the event of copyright disputes accepted films may possibly be pulled from festival exhibition.
Please carefully read the Amsterdam Film Festival Awards Guidelines and all Terms & Conditions as well as the Disclaimer and Rights below, before submitting to our festival.
By entering or submitting to Best Film Awards, the participant acknowledges understanding and agreeing to all festival Rules, Terms, Conditions, Guidelines, and Disclaimer of Warranties associated with the Festival and listed below.
Submitters agree that clips from films and other materials related to their project may be used and/or published in the website, digital and print event programs, and for any promotional purposes deemed appropriate by the festival.
If selected, all commercial/private property including all trademark/copyrighted materials shown or recorded are the responsibility of the filmmaker.
Amsterdam Film Festival Awards reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or festival scheduling.
Submitter owns or controls the copyright in and to this film, and is authorized to submit this film to Amsterdam Film Festival Awards and to the best of their knowledge, all statements the following statements are true; This film contains no material which could result in tort claims, royalty claims, claims for breach of contract, or claims of any sort whatsoever; If this film is selected for screening, Submitter grants the festival the right to screen this film;
Submitter understands and agrees that this film entry, if selected by the Festival, may have elements used for promotional purposes for the Festival, and/or its partners and submitter grants the rights to use up to eight minutes of footage, photographic stills and/or titles and information from the film for promotional purposes.
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