Nominations have already started pouring in for the Digital Studio Awards, the region’s leading awards event for the film and TV production and broadcast industries.
The nominations process was officially opened at the start of January, and the deadline for submissions is Monday 1st February 2016.
This year’s awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday 9th March, the second night of CABSAT, the region’s biggest exhibition for the broadcast and production industries.
The awards, which will take place at a five-star hotel in Dubai, will be attended by the region’s leading professionals in the broadcast, TV and film production and post-production industries, as well as vendors, systems integrators, consultants and other high profile guests.
Companies interested in entering the awards should visit the dedicated awards website by clicking here
The site lists all necessary information, including the awards categories and nomination instructions. Just click on the "nominations" tab at the top of the home page, and then click on "Submit Nominations" and “Choose Category” to select your category.
This year there are 16 categories of award, covering all aspects of the industry, spanning from content production to distribution.
The Awards categories are:
Up & Coming Film Maker of the Year
Best Content Capture
Best Live Action Capture
Outstanding Sound Capture
Studio of the Year
Best Special Effects / CGI
Best Use of Animation
Excellence in Post-Production
Best Editing Award
Outstanding Achievement in Workflow
Best Technical Installation Award
Content Delivery Platform of the Year
Satellite Services Innovation of the Year
Service Innovation of the Year (production or broadcast)
Technology Innovation of the Year
Broadcast Executive of the Year
Please note the following important points:
• Entrants are free to enter as many categories as they like.
• The project that you are nominating for any given category should have taken place between 14th January 2015 and 5th February 2016.
• The nominations deadline is Monday 1st February 2016
• Winners announced at Digital Studio Awards ceremony on Wednesday 9th March 2016.
If you have any questions related to the awards, including the nomination process and eligibility, please contact Roger Field at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +971 4 444 3419.
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact email@example.com or call +971 4 444 3381
To view a gallery of last year's awards winners, click here.