GMA 2021 COVID-19 LATEST UPDATE
Congratulations you have been selected by or judges as an official selection, Official Short List or an Official Nominee, but you are unsure as to how if at all COVID-19 will effect your awards ceremony.
The latest info as we get it will be updated on this page. Please do check here and our FAQ section before contacting us.
The good news is that the 2021 Gold Movie Awards® live from London this coming January 14th and 15th 2021 issuing ahead as planned. Our team is working around the clock and in colaboration wit the UK government, the CDC and the world health organisation (WHO) to ensure we can safely bring you your favourite film festival and awards ceremony.
While we have every intention and are actively working towards brining you the 2021 GMA's in its entirety, the safety and wellbeing of all our guests is paramount to us. Only if its safe to do so will we continue with plans for the 2021 GMA's but we are delighted to tell you that as of today April 22nd plans are underway and we have some very exciting developments we hope to be able to tell you all about soon.
Submissions are now OPEN. Our submissions team and our esteemed judges are underway reviewing hundreds of submissions and we are delighted to tell you that while COVID-19 has presented many unique issues for the planet the quality of the the work being submitted to us is as always incredible.
Please listen to the instructions of your government and STAY INSIDE. Only if we work together will we see our world return to normal in the shortest time period.
THE GOLD MOVIE AWARDS® ARE HERE FOR YOU!
RELAX AND LET US ENTERTAIN YOU!
What We’re Up To
As we head into another day of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and with mixed instruction and information as to what to do and when we can expect life to get back to some form of normality the entire team at the GMA's wanted to reach out to you.
While submissions are coming in, plans for the the 2021 GMA's are still firmly underway. Our entire team are working hard and have every intention of delivering you your much loved festival and awards ceremony this coming January 14th and 15th 2021. For now however thats all the details we can give.
We would ask that you all be responsible, listen to the instructions of your governments and leaders. For once they may actually be working in our best interests. It's only if we all work together we can get our world back to normal in the shortest period of time and save lives.
THE GMA's ARE HERE FOR YOU.
Our mission statement at the GMA's has and will always be to support the independent film industry and the arts in general. So that in mind and to get us somewhat through this tough and potentially slow period, given the world is in isolation. We are going to provide for you and anyone for that matter access to watch some of the very best, award winning projects we have received over the past 5 years of the Gold Movie Awards®.
We are calling all film makers that have a project they are working on or just finished or that have submitted to us over the past 5 years. If you would like us to make your project available to watch via our website and social media to our global network, please reach out.
What we will need from you,
A short (max 2 minute) video of you the film maker introducing yourself and your project (Talking Head Style)
The video must be in a "talking head" style (talking directly to camera), filmed and produced to as high a standard as possible.
You must tell us who you are, where your from, what your title on the projects is/was (director, actor, writer etc)
Why you decided to make this and when and where people can expect to see it (Cinema, VOD, TV etc)
You may use some of the 2 minutes to add images or behind the scenes shots, anything you'd like to promote yourself and your project.
A downloadable copy of your project sent to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure the projects is NOT password protected.
This service is completely FREE, for both the film maker and the viewer. This is our gift to you, to support and we hope entertain during this difficult period.