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 Starting November 2017 – all nominated films will receive a short ‘headline’ review to accompany their listing on the announcement area.


 

THE MONKEY BREAD TREE FILM AWARDS

For our new season, we will be selecting nominations and winning films from the following categories:

  • Feature Film: Jury Prize
  • Short Film: Jury Prize

Main competition:

  • Best Short Film made for less than $5,000 
  • Best Short Film made for between $5,000-$10,000
  • Best Short Film made for more than $10,000 
  • Best Feature Film made for less than $5,000 
  • Best Feature Film made for between $5,000-$10,000
  • Best Feature Film made for more than $10,000 
  • Best Webseries

Other Categories:

  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Black and White Cinematography (starting from April)
  • Best Actor
  • Best Actress
  • Best Ensemble Cast (starting from April)
  • Best Score
  • Best Genre Piece
  • Best Direction
  • Best Writing
  • Best Editing
  • Best Period Piece (starting from April)
  • Special Mention

Script competition:

  • Best genre piece
  • Best technique
  • Best micro budget script
  • Best character arc

Music Video

  • Best music video
  • Best cinematography (starting from April)
  • Best editing (starting from April)
  • Best music video (starting from April)

Miscellaneous:

  • ‘Review project’ is available for webseries, short film and feature films only.
  • ‘Script notes’ are available for unproduced scripts only.
  • ‘Ask Project’ is available for any film lasting longer than 5 minutes.

For details about our film awards body visit our about page.

For statistical data, please visit our statistics page here.

For IMDb’s event page for our film awards body visit here.