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FOCAL INTERNATIONAL’S FOOTAGE AWARDS 2017 NOW OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS

Awards for best archive researcher, library and restoration work are up for grabs

CLOSING DATE 1ST DECEMBER 2016

You have a few weeks to get your submissions in for the FOCAL International Awards – the world’s leading event to celebrate the best use of footage in a variety of genres, across all media platforms plus its restoration. Producers, filmmakers and other creative professionals who have used library footage in a programme, documentary, feature film or any other form of production over the last year are encouraged to submit their work for consideration.

Categories include:

Best Use of Footage in a History Production
Best Use of Footage in a Current Affairs Production
Best Use of Footage in a Factual Production
Best Use of Footage in an Entertainment Production
Best Use of Footage in an Arts Production
Best Use of Footage in a Music Production
Best Use of Sports Footage
Best Use of Footage in an Advert or Short Production
Best use of Footage about the Natural World
Best Use of Footage on non-Television Platforms
Best Use of Footage in a Cinema Release
Best Archive Restoration & Preservation Project or Title
The Jane Mercer Footage Researcher of the Year Award
Footage Employee of the Year
Footage Library of the Year
The FOCAL International Awards, celebrate achievement in the use of footage in all variety of genres, across all media platforms plus its restoration. Producers, filmmakers and other creative professionals who have used library footage in a documentary, feature film or any other form of production over the last year are encouraged to submit their work for consideration.
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