For concept stage works and trailers, the A'Award is an early indicator of success, this lets young directors and studios to develop the works further for production for commercial value generation, furthermore the A'Award connects young directors and design companies to a large industry base and setups the links between the directors, film studios and the producers. The winners ideas becomes reality.
For commercial works, having the A'Award gives added value to your products and separates them from the rest of commoditized goods,it is an excuse to communicate your product to the media, a reason for press releases. Each winner design receives the trophy, published online and at our best designs book, receives a certificate and sticker templates to be attached to the products, the A'seal of design excellence is also included in the winners package, this seal is valid for the entire product lifecycle without yearly fees.
When submitting to the Movie and Animation Design competition keep in mind that your submission will be evaluated based on the trailer which is 45 seconds max (due to the fact that each submission should be watched.). Ultra-short films (5-10-20 secs) and Advertisements can also be submitted. You have possibility to provide a link for the full length movie, which is usually watched by the jury only if the trailer is good enough, for the best picture consideration.
The Jury is composed of both Academic and Professional participants worldwide, such as chief executive officers or head designers of companies and faculty heads or professors. In addition, the A'Award features the focus group jury, which is composed of ordinary people to normalize the scoring by eliminating the bias on aesthetics and form sections, the votes of Professional, Academic and the Focus Group are weighted to determine the final result.
The best movies and animated scenes are selected according to functional and emotional aspects of the work; and are considered for their degree of innovation, aesthetic qualities, production and presentation quality in addition to emotional engagement, social responsibility and other factors such as technique and screening methodology, commercial expectations and story telling.
The winners of the A'Movie and Animation Design Award are provided extensive and exclusive marketing and communication services to promote the success of winning the A'Award.
Furthermore, the winning designs appear on the A best designs book which is available worldwide, this book is furthermore distributed to the high-profile magazine editors, design oriented companies and relevant parties. The winning designs are also exhibited at our museum, and the best designs will be picked for the permanent exhibition. The winners appear on magazines, newspapers, webzines and many other publishing mediums.