CATEGORIES

All forms of film/video creations are accepted in our competition, no distiction is labeled "digital" on "online" or "new media". 

In choosing a category, first select the main category that best describes your work. Next select the subcategory that your work fits best in. If you cannot locate a category that is close, please contact our office and we would be happy to assist you.

A. INDIVIDUAL / CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT

A01 Writing
A02 Directing
A03 Editing
A04 Cinematography/Videography
A05 Art Direction
A06 Audio Design
A07 Original/Score/Music
A08 Use of Drama
A09 Use of Graphics/Design
A10 Use of Special Effects/Animation
A11 Use of High Speed/Time Lapse/Specialized Photography
A12 Use of Humor
A13 Use of Music
A14 Other

B. ENTERTAINMENT / DOCUMENTARY

B01 Feature/Short Entertainment
B02 Feature Trailer
B03 For Children/Youth
B04 Foreign Language
B05 Music - Live Concert
B06 Music - Variety
B07 Music Video/Song
B08 Sports Program
B09 Live Sports Event
B10 News Magazine/Interview
B11 Documentary - Biography
B12 Documentary - Corporate
B13 Documentary - Cultural
B14 Documentary - Project/Product
B15 Documentary - Historical/Event
B16 Documentary - Issue
B17 Documentary - Nature/Environment
B18 Documentary - Sports Related
B19 Documentary - Travel
B20 Student Film
B21 Low Budget - Fewer than $1,000/minute
B22 Wedding/Personal Event

C. COMMERCIALS

C01 Agriculture Goods & Services
C02 Automotive Goods & Services
C03 Automotive Sales
C04 Beverages
C05 Clothing
C06 Computers/Internet
C07 Cosmetics/Personal Care
C08 Entertainment/Amusement
C09 Financial/Bank
C10 Financial/Credit Union/S&L
C11 Financial/Goods & Services
C12 Food Items/Services
C13 Furniture
C14 Grocery Store
C15 Health Care Products
C16 Health Care Services/Hospitals
C17 Household Goods
C18 Corporate Promotion/Image
C19 Insurance
C20 Legal Services
C21 Meat Products
C22 Medicine/Pharmaceuticals
C23 Political Campaign/Issues
C24 Public Service-Corporate Sponsor
C25 Public Service-Non-profit Sponsor
C26 Publishing
C27 Real Estate
C28 Restaurant/Food Services
C29 Retail Store
C30 Retail Store-Discount/Warehouse
C31 Educational Institution
C32 Schools/Training Services
C33 Shopping Center/Mall
C34 Small Retail/Convenience
C35 Sporting Goods
C36 Sporting Services
C37 Station Identification/Promo
C38 Technology
C39 Transportation
C40 Travel/Tourism
C41 Utilities/Public Services
C42 Advertising Campaign (up to 5 spots per entry)

D. ART / HUMAN VALUES / RELIGION

D01 Art Instruction
D02 Art/Culture Issues/Report/Documentary
D03 Ethics - Instruction
D04 Ethics Issues/Report/Documentary
D05 Social Issues/Report/Documentary
D06 Social Issues Instruction
D07 Philosophy
D08 Non-Profit/Charity Request
D09 Religious Instruction, Children
D10 Religious Instruction, Youth/Teenage
D11 Religious Instruction, Adult
D12 Religious Service
D13 Religious Issues/Report/Documentary

E. EXTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS / PUBLIC RELATIONS

E01 Community Relations
E02 Corporate Identity/Image
E03 Crisis Communications
E04 Documentary Historical
E05 Documentary Issue
E06 Economic Development
E07 Environmental Protection
E08 Facility Tour
E09 Fund Raising
E10 News Magazine
E11 News Report/Update
E12 Public Relations/Awareness
E13 Special Events/Anniversaries
E14 Self Promotion/Demo Reel
E15 Visitors Center Presentation
E16 Recruitment

F. INTERNAL / IN-HOUSE COMMUNICATIONS / TRAINING

F01 Benefits/Orientations
F02 Employee Relations/Magazine
F03 Health/Hygiene
F04 Issue Sensitization
F05 Motivational
F06 Policy/Regulation
F07 Security/Safety
F08 Tributes/Recognition Commemoration

G. SALES / PRODUCTIVITY

G01 Infomercial
G02 Marketing Established Goods and Services
G03 Marketing New Goods and Services
G04 New Product/Service Introduction
G05 Sales Promotion
G06 Customer Relations
G07 Shareholder Report/Relations
G08 Product Overview

H. CONVENTIONS / MEETINGS / POINT OF SALES

H01 Company Meeting/Conference
H02 Convention Exhibition
H03 Convention Openers/Closers
H04 Point of Sales Presentation
H05 Live Event/Video Conferencing
H06 Product/Service Demo
H07 Trade Show Presentations

I. INSTRUCTIONAL / EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING PROGRAMS

I01 General Instruction
I02 Sciences Instruction
I03 Art/Culture Instruction
I04 Social Studies
I05 Leadership Management Training
I06 Interpersonal Skills
I07 Issue Awareness/Training
I08 Sales Training
I09 Financial/Information Handling
I10 Technology/Computer Training
I11 Cooking
I12 Living Skills
I13 Fitness/Health
I14 Personal How to/Hobbies
I15 Technical Skills
I16 Other

J. TECHNICAL INFORMATION / REPORT

J01 Aerospace
J02 Agriculture
J03 Computer Products/Services
J04 Education
J05 Financial
J06 Government Agency
J07 Legal/Deposition
J08 Livestock/Animals
J09 Manufacturing
J10 Marketing
J11 Medical/Medicine/Health
J12 Research
J13 Sciences/Ecological
J14 Services
J15 Travel Tourism
J16 Specialized/Other

K. INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA   

K01 Graphical Interface
K02 Navigation
K03 Extra Features
K04 Educational
K05 Promotional
K06 Training
K07 Training Technical
K08 Entertainment
K09 Documentary / Historical
K10 Other