Time is running out to enter the Brand Film Awards EMEA at the reduced rate. In a change for 2021, from 1 March all entries will be hosted on the Brand Film Awards Hub page – giving entrants greater exposure for their work.
The awards scheme from PR Week and Campaign, which celebrates the best brand storytelling on film, has an early bird deadline of Wednesday 17 February and a standard entry deadline of Wednesday 10 March.
This year’s co-chairs of judges have been named as Nicholas Hulley, executive creative director of Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO, and Kevin Batchelor, co-founder of Electric Robin.
Awards will be presented for the top brand films across EMEA, spanning business, lifestyle, entertainment and other genres – click here for more details.
There will be awards for the top agency, media production company and brand of the year – see the full list of categories at the bottom of this article.
There are several new or revised categories for 2021: Best Use of an Influencer or Celebrity; Best Use of Digital/Social Media; Best Use of Humour; Rising Star; Charity Film; and Best Individual Performance.
The results will be announced via a two-part virtual award ceremony, featuring a cinematic showcase, on Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 May.
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Full list of categories
Issues and Reputation Management
Music and Entertainment
Best Use of Humour
Most Emotional Film
Best Use of Digital/Social Media
Best Use of an Influencer or Celebrity
Behind the Scenes
Best Individual Performance
Best Use of New Tech (360° or virtual reality)
Brand of the Year
Media Production Company of the Year
Agency of the Year