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FLS AWARDS 2019
a prestigious film competition,
where filmmakers from all over the world can enter with their
wedding films in 10 different categories.

(Best Film, Best Editor, Best Camera,
Best Original Story, Best Short, Best Conceptual Wedding Film, Best Long Film, Best Elopement, Best voted by Peers and the most prestigious title of Best Wedding Filmmaker)


Like all our events, this award will also have one prior goal. Which is raising the bar for our amazing talented industry in a respectful way, together.

Let’s make this the award all wedding filmmakers want to have on their mantelpiece.

Let’s make this an award which confirms we are moving
in a right direction as an individual,
as an entrepreneur, as an artist.

Let’s make this award about respect!
PRIZES
Winners get a ticket to the next regular For Love’s Sake event + FLS AWARD statue + voting rights for FLS AWARDS + All nominated get 20% discount on the next two editions of For Love’s Sake + prestigious FLS AWARD logo
+ Best Filmmaker will be invited to speak at For Love’s Sake (paid)

We will give away 1 FLS tickets to 3 participants
ENTER 2019 AWARDS
SUBMIT & FEES
Submissions to the 2019 FLS AWARDS are open until
the 11TH of February 2019.
Please read the Rules and Regulations thoroughly before submitting your films.

To participate in the categories
Best Film, Best Editor and Best Camera you can enter up to two films with a maximum length of ten minutes.
Keep in mind that 70% of the film needs to be filmed on the weddingday itself.
Submission Fee €35 / 2nd entry €17,50

To participate in the category Best Original Story you have the option to enter one film, with a maximum length of 10 minutes.
Submission Fee €15

To participate in the category Best Short you have the option to enter one film, with a maximum length of 100 seconds.
Submission Fee €15


To participate in the category Best Conceptual Wedding Film you have the option to enter one film, with a maximum length of 10 minutes.
Submission Fee €15

To participate in the category Best Elopement you have the option to enter one film, with a maximum length of 100 seconds.
Submission Fee €15

To participate in the category Best Long film you have the option to enter one film, with a minimum length of 15 minutes and a maximum length of 40 minutes.
Submission Fee €15

To nominate a filmmaker in the category Best voted by peers you need to add the name of the filmmaker you want to be nominated to your submission.
All participants can nominate one filmmaker for free.

SUBMIT YOUR WORK HERE

ENTER FLS AWARDS
CATEGORIES
BEST FILM Best weddingfilm of the year.
BEST EDITOR Achievements in editing.
BEST CAMERA Achievements in cinematography.
BEST WEDDING FILMMAKER For excellent achievements in the 3 main categories Best Film, Best Editor, Best Camera. The filmmaker with the highest added results per film will be crowned
Best Wedding Filmmaker.

BEST SHORT Best short film of the year, maximum of 100 seconds.

BEST ELOPEMENT Best elopement film.
VOTED BEST BY PEERS The filmmaker most popular amongst peers. Criteria examples are talent, impact on industry or just you like one film of this person.
BEST ORIGINAL STORY Best creative film, achievements in storytelling and bending rules of cinema.

BEST CONCEPTUAL WEDDING FILM Best film that touches the idea of a wedding. With no rules of when or where it is shot. The only rule is that at one point in the film it must show (verbally or visually) the wedding itself for at least one scene.
BEST LONG FILM Best long film of the year, minimum of 15 minutes and maximum of 50 minutes.
JUDGING SYSTEM

The jury consists of former For Love’s Sake speakers and always one member of the For Love’s Sake organization. 2018 FLS Awards winners will be added to the jury as well. This means that in a few years’ time we have a big database of qualified and respected judges voting in this award.


Because we believe, and this is our main goal behind FLS AWARDS, Together we can thrive our industry to great heights, to an even more amazing quality. So to reach this goal we need to do this together. This Award is only getting it's value because of the greatness of all participants, therefor we decided that speakers and future winners (because of their extreme quality) are really needed to judge all the talent, but also are needed to participate in order to raise the bar for all the talent worldwide.


It is For Love’s Sake’s goal to ensure that the FLS Awards competition is conducted in a fair and ethical manner. FLS requires that voting members of the FLS awards make their choices based solely on the artistic and technical merits of the eligible films and achievements. Judges are revoked to judge their own films.

See all rules and regulations here

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