Fashion Is More Than Clothing: New Awards for Lifestyle, Fashion and Beauty
Berlin fashion Film Festival is opening submissions for its 5th edition. To celebrate the rise of fashion film, the film festival focused on branded content is challenging the notion of fashion film and accepting films aimed at the lifestyle and beauty industries.
Filmmakers, advertising agencies, production and post-production companies, designers and brands are invited to submit work with a strong emphasis on style, including film productions made for the travel, hotel, food, drink and automobile industries. Films can be submitted through the Berlin fashion Film Festival: website.
Submitters can enter their work to win up to ten Film Craft Awards,as well as the Best Lifestyle, Best Clothing, Footwear & AccessoriesandBest Beauty & Accessoriesawards. This year also sees the addition of three special awards, namely Best Music Video, Best Experimentaland Best Use of Tech. Depending on the submitted work, this will also be automatically considered for Best Emerging Talent, Best Film for a Major Brandand Best Local Production.
|Still from “SHE'S BAD” BY DENT DE CUIR - Winner Best Emerging Artist - BFFF 2015|
For the two-day event held at the beginning of June 2016, the BFFF founders are looking to curate a film programme based on strong concepts, beautiful execution and strong emotional engagement. The festival, which has doubled in size with every edition both in terms of programme as well as submissions received, with 734 Submissions from 57 Countries last year alone, remains focused on celebrating creative talent, highlighting upcoming new trends and connecting the creative industries.
Submission link: bit.ly/enterBFFF16
Early Bird Deadline: November 15, 2015
Regular Deadline: January 1, 2016
Late Deadline: February 29, 2016
Berlin fashion Film Festival dates: June 2-3, 2016