The 2016 AFCI Creativity Awards

The AFCI has re-launched the "Marketing Awards" now titled the Creativity Awards for 2016. The FREE contest is an AFCI Member benefit and a unique opportunity and platform for global film commissions to showcase their efforts in attracting film productions via the creative promotions they've created over the past 18 months. 

The contest opens Monday, June 6, 2016, the deadline for submissions is Sunday, July 31, 2016.

AFCI Members can submit to the following categories:

  1. Best Logo
  2. Best Promotional Swag
  3. Best Ad Design
  4. Best 360 Experience
  5. Best Video Reel
  6. Best Website Design
  7. Best Production Guide

Film commissions can submit to one or all categories listed. Each category will award 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes (certificates) and be judged by our partnering vendor, the Audience Awards' global audience of over 100,000 people.

The contest's top prize is the Best Overall Campaign Award. Film commissions that submit to more than five (5) contest categories are eligible to be nominated to take the top prize (certificate).

The Best Overall Campaign designation will be awarded to ONE film commission selected exclusively by an independent judging panel assembled by the AFCI comprised of: 

  • Larry Laboe, Executive Director, NewFilmmakers Los Angeles
  • Marjorie Galas, Editor, Variety 411
  • Elliot Kotek, Editor-In-Chief, Beyond Cinema Magazine
  • Ivana Massetti, Founder, Women Occupy Hollywood
  • Kent Matsuoka, Locations Manager and Producer 

Click the button below for instructions on how to register for the 2016 Creativity Awards

Creatvity Awards Registration Guide


The 2016 Creativity Awards is powered by the Audience Awards, dubbed the best video contest platform on the planet. The Audience Awards is a community of 100,000 strong that defines synergy with an understanding of the filmmaking experience. The Audience Awards is an opportunity to promote creative works on a large scale to new faces beyond traditional social media models.

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