Entry information

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Select an option to explore our rules, eligibility requirements and key dates - essential information for anyone considering entering our awards. Awards are listed in chronological order. Any queries should be mailed to awards@bafta.org.

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EE British Academy Film Awards

 

Ceremony date: Sunday 11 April 2021

FEATURE CATEGORIES

Entry is now open via entry.bafta.org

Please send any questions about rules or entry to awards@bafta.org

- Rules & Guidelines (Feature categories) - UPDATED (November)

- Key Dates

- Key Rules and Process Changes

Music Cue Sheet Template

- BAFTA Music Tracker

- Casting Statement Template

- Q&A Agreement

- Confidentiality Agreement - Entrants requesting access to voter data

- Confidentiality Agreement - Mailing Houses or publicity requesting access to voter data

SHORTS CATEGORIES

British Short Film and British Short Animation

Entry is now open via entry.bafta.org

Deadline to enter both shorts categories: 20 November, 17:00

- Rules & Guidelines (Shorts Categories)

- List of Qualifying Festivals

BAFTA VIEW

BAFTA View, BAFTA's online viewing platform for members, is now open for submissions for the EE British Academy Film Awards at entry.bafta.org.

Please note this does not automically enter you in to the Film Awards.

BAFTA View Guidelines

DIVERSITY STANDARDS

- BFI Diversity Standards Form 


Details of the criteria and extended guidance notes are available here. If you have any questions, please contact julia.brown@bfi.org.uk  Please note: BFI funded films which have already been assessed against the Standards do not need to resubmit an application.

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British Academy Games Awards

Ceremony date: Thursday 25 March 2021

Nominations announced: Tuesday 2 March 2021

Entry is now open at entry.bafta.org

Rules and Guidelines

BAFTA/BFI Diversity Standards for Games

Bullying & Harassment Guidance for Games

Please send any questions about rules or entry to awards@bafta.org

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British Academy Television Craft Awards
 

Nominations Announcement: Wednesday 28 April 2021

Awards Date: Monday 24 May 2021

Entry for the 2021 awards is now open via entry.bafta.org.

- Rules and Guidelines

Please send any questions about rules or entry to awards@bafta.org

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Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards
 

Nominations Announcement: Wednesday 28 April 2021

Ceremony Date: Sunday 6 June 2021

Entry for the 2021 awards is now open via entry.bafta.org.

- Rules and Guidelines

Diversity Standards:

For entry into the 2021 awards all programmes must demonstrably meet at least one of BFI's Standard A (On Screen Representation), Standard B (Creative Leadership) or Standard C (Industry Access and Opportunities). If Standard C is not met, supporting information must still be provided. Standard C will be compulsory for the 2022 awards.

- BFI Diversity Standards (please read rules above to see how they will be applied for the 2021 awards)

Please send any questions about rules or entry to awards@bafta.org

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British Academy Children's Awards


 

The British Academy Children’s Awards will be paused for 2020 during a full review of BAFTA children’s activity

The full press release can be found here

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GSA BAFTA Student Awards


 

GSA BAFTA Student Awards

Entry is currently closed.

Updated rules and guidelines for the 2021 awards will be published in January 2021. The awards will open for submissions beginning March 1, 2021.

Learn more about the GSA BAFTA Student Film Awards

If you are interested in learning more about the program, email us.