Awards

Blacksphere Live Festival – Main category

Jury Award

Our specialized European jury selects the best film of the whole Blacksphere festival - Jury Award. 100 EUR and whole year distribution to local Czech cinemas and promotion + distribution and promotion on binarycode.one and blacksphere.one webpages + official diploma, trophy, laurels and a gift bag. 

The final winner of the BLACKSPHERE LIVE FILM FESTIVAL will be chosen by our jury consisting of selected European experts. The winning movie will be distributed and promoted to the Czech local cinemas and will also receive a BLACKSPHERE trophy, laurels and the 100 EUR main cash prize. The winning movie will be distributed and promoted on binarycode.one and blacksphere.one web pages.

Audience Award

The accredited quests of the festival will evaluate the screened films. The overall winner of the Audience Award will be selected and awarded with the Blacksphere trophy, laurels and a 100 EUR cash prize. The audience winner movie will be distributed and promoted on binarycode.one and blacksphere.one web pages.

Movie with the most voted points from the audience wins the Blacksphere film festival Audience Award: 100 EUR cash prize, trophy and official diploma and laurel. The winner will be contacted by our team after the festival is over and announced on our website in a special permanent section with complete info about the winning movie.

  • Best Live action feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Documentary feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Animation feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Experimental feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Music feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best First time feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Student feature film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Live action short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Documentary short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Animation short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Experimental short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Music short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best First time short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Student short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag
  • Best Super short film: official diploma, trophy, laurels, gift bag

Online Part Of Festival

  • 1st place – Blacksphere online film award: official diploma, trophy, laurels + free accommodation at Blacksphere live event + free accreditation
  • 2nd place – Blacksphere online film award: official diploma, trophy, laurels + free accommodation at Blacksphere live event + free accreditation
  • 3rd place – Blacksphere online film award: official diploma, trophy, laurels + free accommodation at Blacksphere live event + free accreditation
  • 50 finalists – free accreditation

All winners are announced during the live Blacksphere festival ceremony in June. For those who are not able to participate, all winners are contacted by our team after the festival is over with detailed info about next steps and announced on our website in a special permanent section with complete info about the winning movie.

The prizes are handed out personally during the festival ceremony at the live Blacksphere festival. In case, the authors are not present - winners are contacted by our team a few days after the festival is over with detailed information about receiving the prizes. 

All the trophies are handed out in person during Blacksphere live festival ceremony. In case the winners are not present the trophy is able to be sent via Czech post after paying the handling, packing and shipping fees. 

Cash prizes are transferred via bank accounts.

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