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 13 March 2022

FEATURE CATEGORIES

Entry is open at entry.bafta.org

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

- Rules & Guidelines (Feature categories)

- Key Dates

- Key Rules and Process Changes

- BAFTA Music Tracker

Music Cue Sheet Template

- Casting Statement Template

- Outstanding Debut Qualifying Festival List

- Headshot Photogrid 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 open at entry.bafta.org

- Rules & Guidelines (Shorts Categories)

- List of Qualifying Festivals

- Apply to be a BAFTA Qualifying Festival

DIVERSITY STANDARDS

- BFI Diversity Standards Form  - for features and shorts


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 7 April 2022

Entry for the 2022 BAFTA Games Awards is now closed

Nominations announcement: 3 March 2022

- 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
 

Ceremony date: Sunday 24 April

Entry is now open via entry.bafta.org

- Rules and Guidelines

- Casting Supporting Statement Form

- Original Music Cue Sheet Template

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

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Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards
 

Ceremony date: Sunday 8 May

Entry is now open via entry.bafta.org

- Rules and Guidelines

Diversity Standards (2022 awards):

For entry into the 2022 awards all programmes must demonstrably meet Standard C (Industry Access and Opportunities) and at least one other between Standard A (On Screen Representation), Standard B (Creative Leadership) or Standard D (Audience Development). All performance categories and International programmes are exempt.

BFI Diversity Standards (please read rules above to see how they will be applied for the 2022 awards)

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

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British Academy Cymru Awards


 

- Entry for the 2021 Cymru Awards is now closed

- Nominations announcement: 7th September 2021

- Ceremony date: October

Rules and Guidelines (2021 Awards)

- Approved Festivals List 2021

- Key Updates 2021

Jury Confidentiality

Jury Rules and Guidelines

British Academy Children's Awards


 

The British Academy Children’s Awards will be paused 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

Now Accepting Submissions for 2021 

Rules & Guidelines

Learn more about the GSA BAFTA Student Film Awards

Please direct any questions about submissions to: baftastudents@baftala.org