Entry Fees

Short Film

All entries  £45

Music Video

All entries  £90


CLOSED FOR 2021 - Advertising, Digital & Design

Single  £275
Campaign  £400
Except for the following categories:
Design, Design Craft, Promo, Radio, Radio Craft  £130
Best 'NEW'  £45

Media Specifications

Image

Upload
File: jpg, jpeg. Up to 50 Mb
Max resolution: 4000 x 3000

Video / Video Case Study

YouTube/Vimeo/Upload
File: mov, mp4. Up to 500 Mb 
Min resolution: 640 x 480 Max resolution: 1920 x 1080

Case studies should be approx 3 minutes long.

Youtube and Vimeo links must not be private and must be functional throughout judging (end Oct 21).

URL

Please supply a valid, functioning URL link such as http://www.mylink.com
URLs are supplied as part of the entry form and must be functional throughout judging (end Oct 21).

MP3

Upload
File: mp3. Up to 50 Mb

PDF

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File: pdf. Up to 50 Mb

Categories

Advertising, Digital & Design

All the Advertising, Digital & Design Categories can be entered in Irish and/or International

Ambient/Non-Traditional & PR

Required Media: Image
Optional Media: Video, Additional Image

  • Ambient - Small Formats

    Beer mats, stickers, petrol pumps, POS...

  • Ambient - Special Build

    Includes installations, pop up sites, use of buildings, use of exterior or interior location, floor space.

  • Events, Stunts, Live Brand or Interactive Experience

    A creative idea using live performance to promote a brand or a product.

  • Other Screens - Moving Image

    A creative idea using mobile phones, on screens at publis events, exhibitions, on screens in retail stores, digital outdoor screens.

  • PR/Tactical News Story

    A creative idea that engages, educates or influences online/offline editorial media, newspapers, magazines, cinema, radio, television, social using PR and the news as a platform.

  • Use of Innovative Technology

  • Other

Best 'NEW' Award

Required Media: Image, Video

  • Best New Colour Grader

  • Best New Designer

  • Best New Director

  • Best New DOP

  • Best New Editor

  • Best New Music Composer

  • Best New Sound Designer

  • Best New Colour Grader

Branded Content

Required Media: Image, Case Study Video

  • Documentary under 5 mins

    Documentary under 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.

  • Documentary over 5 mins

    Documentary over 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.

  • Fiction under 5 mins

    Single scripted film, drama, comedy under 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.

  • Fiction Over 5 mins (may include dramas, comedies etc)

    Single scripted film, drama, comedy over 5 minutes in length created for television, cinema or online.

  • Filmed Brand Experience/Stunts & Events/TV Shows etc under 5 mins

    Single scripted film under 5 minutes demonstrating how TV shows, publicity stunts and events were used to increase brand awareness.

  • Filmed Brand Experience/Stunts & Events/TV Shows etc over 5 mins

    Single scripted film over 5 minutes demonstrating how TV shows, publicity stunts and events were used to increase brand awareness.

  • Other

Design

Required Media: Upto 5 Images
Optional Media: Video

  • Brand Identity

    Outstanding brand campaign that delivers the brand message to audiences (for any brand, company or organisation).

  • Brand Campaigns

    Outstanding graphic design for print. This may include corporate publications, reports, promotional literature, brochures. Entries should share covers and layouts to demonstrate excellence and craft in design, typography, photography and/or illustration.

  • Print Communications

    Outstanding graphic design for print. This may include corporate publications, reports, promotional literature, brochures. Entries should share covers and layouts to demonstrate excellence and craft in design, typography, photography and/or illustration.

  • Poster Design

    Outstanding posters demonstrating the very best in stand alone communication. Entries can be individual posters, or as a campaign.

  • Packaging

    Outstanding packaging design for a product, brand or range, that demonstrates the best use of creativity through materials, environmental considerations, functionality and/or benefit to the end user.

  • Packaging and Branding

    Outstanding design for a product or brand from the structural packaging to the branding on the pack. We welcome innovative packs that also address environmental concerns.

  • Editorial Design

    Outstanding examples of design for print or digital for books, catalogues, magazines, or newspapers, demonstrating excellence in communication to engage with audiences. Entries should share covers and layouts to demonstrate excellence and craft in design, typography, photography and/or illustration.

  • Promotional Design

    Outstanding examples of promotional design for clients or self-promotion, that deliver their message through ideas, design, techniques or format.

  • Logotypes and marques

    Outstanding logotypes or marques created for a brand, business, organisation or individual.

  • Wayfinding and Signage

    Outstanding way finding and signage systems that have been designed to help and appeal to audiences.

  • Exhibition Design and Environmental Graphics

    Outstanding design for digital devices, websites, apps, or in public spaces with creative applications that deliver an exceptional user experience.

  • Digital/UI Design

    Outstanding design for temporary or permanent exhibitions, environmental design, gallery or museum installations, pop-up spaces or trade shows.

  • Social Design

    Outstanding use of social media to promote a brand, event, product or service, through design that successfully engages with audiences to create awareness or increase followers.

  • Moving image

    Outstanding use of moving image in design for a brand, company, organisation, product, event or service, including animation, screen idents or titles for TV or cinema.

  • Collaborative Project

    Outstanding examples of a creative execution from agencies collaborating on a commercial project with artists, film makers, illustrators, photographers, writers, other designers or crafts-people.

Design Craft

Required Media: Upto 5 Images
Optional Media: Video

  • Illustration for design

    Outstanding use of illustration in any media and design application (print, digital or environmental), for any brand, organisation or project.

  • Photography for design

    Outstanding use of photography in any design application (print, digital or environmental), for any brand, organisation or project.

  • Typography

    Outstanding design and use of typography in any design application (print, digital or environmental), for any brand, organisation or project.

  • Writing in Design

    Writing for Design
    Outstanding writing and/or tone of voice in any design application (print, digital or environmental), for any brand, organisation or project.

Digital

Required Media: Image, URL 
Optional Media: Video

  • Best Use of Social Media

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding use of social media to promote a brand or product and demonstrate shareability.

  • Innovative use of Technology

    A creative idea that uses innovative techniques in the Digital space.

  • Alcoholic drinks

    Beer, wine, cider, spirits.

  • Automotive including Auto Products and Services

    All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers. e.

  • Business Equipment and Services

    Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local charity.

  • Charities & Trusts

    Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.

  • Cleaning & Laundry Products

    Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.

  • Communication Providers

    Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.

  • Corporate Image

    Institutions, corporations, multinationals.

  • Direct Response

    Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.

  • E-Commerce Online

    Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction..

  • Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories

    If it can be worn it can be entered.

  • Financial and Insurance

    Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.

  • Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink

    If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.

  • Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty

    Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.

  • Gambling, Lottery, Bingo

    Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.

  • Healthcare & Pharmacy

    All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.

  • Home & Media Electronics

    TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.

  • Household, Garden & Pets

    Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.

  • Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming

    Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.

  • Programme Sponsorship - Idents

    Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.

  • Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food

    Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.

  • Self Promotion

    By an Agency. Production company, individual or Design agency

  • Toiletries & Personal Care

    Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.

  • Travel, Tourism, Hotels

    Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.

  • Utilities, Energy Providers, Post

    Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.

Advertising - Film

Required Media: Image, Video
Optional Media: Additional Video

  • Alcoholic drinks

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding use of social media to promote a brand or product and demonstrate shareability.

  • Automotive including Auto Products and Services

    A creative idea that uses innovative techniques in the Digital space.

  • Alcoholic drinks

    Beer, wine, cider, spirits.

  • Automotive including Auto Products and Services

    All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.

  • Business Equipment and Services

    Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local charity.

  • Charities & Trusts

    Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.

  • Cleaning & Laundry Products

    Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.

  • Communication Providers

    Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.

  • Corporate Image

    Institutions, corporations, multinationals.

  • Direct Response

    Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.

  • E-Commerce Online

    Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction..

  • Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories

    If it can be worn it can be entered.

  • Financial and Insurance

    Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.

  • Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink

    If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.

  • Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty

    Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.

  • Gambling, Lottery, Bingo

    Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.

  • Healthcare & Pharmacy

    All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.

  • Home & Media Electronics

    TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.

  • Household, Garden & Pets

    Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.

  • Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming

    Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.

  • Programme Sponsorship - Idents

    Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.

  • Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food

    Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.

  • Self Promotion

    By an Agency. Production company, individual or Design agency

  • Toiletries & Personal Care

    Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.

  • Travel, Tourism, Hotels

    Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.

  • Utilities, Energy Providers, Post

    Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.

  • Best Christmas Themed Commercial

  • Best Sport Event Themed Commercial any product (world cup/superbowl/olympics etc)

  • CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.

Advertising - Film Craft

Required Media: Image, Video
Optional Media: Additional Video

  • Best Art Direction/Production Design

    Entry should demonstrate how the overall look, feel and visual representation was an integral element of the film production.

  • Best Use of Film Stock

    Entry should demonstrate how use of humour was an integral element to the film.

  • Best Use of Humour

    Entry should demonstrate how use of humour was an integral element to the film.

  • Best Casting

    Entry should demonstrate how choice of actor(s) played an integral element to the film's production.

  • Best CGI/Visual Effects

    Entry should demonstrate how the use of digital technology was an integral element of the film production.

  • Best Cinematography

    Entry should demonstrate how the use of light, camera angles, lenses, movement was an integral element of the film.

  • Best Colour Grading

    Entry should demonstrate excellent technique using any colour grading style.

  • Best Direction

    Entry should demonstrate excellent judgement and creative direction with cast, sound, performance, camera angles, camera movement and story telling.

  • Best Child Direction

  • Best Fashion Direction

  • Best Tabletop Direction

  • Best Editing

    Entry should demonstrate how the arrangement of each shot was used to narrate the message and was an integral element of the film production.

  • Best Editing of Stock footage

  • Best Peformance (v/o, singer, visual)

    Entry should demonstrate how choice of voice artist or visual performer played an integral element to the film's production.

  • Best Title Sequence

    Entry should demonstrate how the title sequence was an integral element to the film.

  • Best Writing/Idea

    Entry should demonstrate how the dialogue, actions and expressions are used to formulate an idea that has led to the final film.

  • Any Other Indivdual Craft Skill (eg: model making, table top, wardrobe etc)

    Entry should demonstrate how use of a craft skill was an integral element to the film's production.

  • Campaign Craft - two executions or more to qualify

    Entry should demonstrate how an excellent craft skill, played an integral role in the final film campaign.

Film Craft - Animation

Required Media: Image, Video
Optional Media: Additional Video

  • Direction

    Entry should demonstrate excellent judgement and creative direction

  • Animation Design

    Entry should demonstrate excellent technique using any animation style.

  • Animation

    Entry should demonstrate excellent technique using any animation style.

  • Character Animation

    Entry should demonstrate how animation and design characters played integral element to the film.

  • GGI/Visual Effects FX

    Entry should demonstrate how the use of digital technology was an integral element of the film production.

  • Animation Campaign Craft - two executions or more to qualify

    Entry should demonstrate how an excellent craft skill, played an integral role in the final film campaign.

Immersive

Required Media: Image, Video
Optional Media: Additional Video, URL

  • AR / VR / Experiential

    Please contact us regarding what hardware / headset is required to view your Immersive entry.

  • Other

    Please contact us regarding what hardware / headset is required to view your Immersive entry.

Integrated

Required Media: Image, Case Study Video

  • Best campaign using 3 or more media formats

    To qualify a campaign must use a minimum of 3 other different media formats and demonstrate how each execution is suited to each of the medium used. Eg TV, mobile phone, online pre-roll.

Music & Sound Craft

Required Media: Image, Case Study Video
Optional Media: Additional Video, MP3

  • Best Re-Record of Licensed Music

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music was an integral element of the film.

  • Best Use of Licensed Music - SYNC

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music was an integral element of the film.

  • Original Music

    Entry should demonstrate how compossition of an original music score was an integral element of the film.

  • Sound Design

    Entry should demonstrate how sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the film.

  • Sound Mixing

    Entry should demonstrate how sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the film.

Print/Outdoor

Required Media: Image
Optional Media: Additional Image, Video

  • Alcoholic drinks

    Beer, wine, cider, spirits.

  • Automotive including Auto Products and Services

    All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.

  • Business Equipment and Services

    Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.

  • Charities & Trusts

    Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local charity.

  • Cleaning & Laundry Products

    Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.

  • Communication Providers

    Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.

  • Corporate Image

    Institutions, corporations, multinationals.

  • Direct Response

    Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.

  • E-Commerce Online

    Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.

  • Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories

    If it can be worn it can be entered.

  • Financial and Insurance

    Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.

  • Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink

    If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.

  • Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty

    Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.

  • Gambling, Lottery, Bingo

    Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.

  • Healthcare & Pharmacy

    All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.

  • Home & Media Electronics

    TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.

  • Household, Garden & Pets

    Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.

  • Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming

    Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.

  • Programme Sponsorship - Idents

    Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.

  • Public Awareness & Political Party

    Awareness for the environment, race, gender equality, violence, disabilities, refugees, security forces, defence forces, blood donations.

  • Publications & Media

    Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.

  • Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food

    Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.

  • Self Promotion

    By an Agency. Production company, individual or Design agency.

  • Toiletries & Personal Care

    Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.

  • Travel, Tourism, Hotels

    Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.

  • Utilities, Energy Providers, Post

    Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.

  • CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.

Print/Outdoor Craft

Required Media: Image
Optional Media: Additional Image, Video

  • Art Direction

    Entry should demonstrate excellent visual interpretation of the idea and show how it was an integral part of the image.

  • Copywriting

    Entry should demonstrate an excellent writing ability and show how it was an integral part of the execution.

  • Illustration

    Entry should demonstrate outstanding illustrative technique and show how it was an integral part of the image

  • Image Manipulation

    Entry should demonstrate excellent retouching/3D build technique and show how it was an integral part of the image. A before and after of the image must be submitted on the same jpeg.

  • Photography

    Entry should demonstrate outstanding illustration technique/photography technique and show how it was an integral part of the image.

  • Typography

    Entry should demonstrate outstanding typographic technique and show how it was an integral part of the image.

Promo

Required Media: Image, Case Study Video

  • Drama

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Drama programme or series.

  • Entertainment/Comedy/Reality

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Entertainment/Comedy/Reality programme or series.

  • Lifestyle

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV/Lifestyle programme or series.

  • Movie

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Movie programme or series.

  • News/Current Affairs/Factual

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TVNews/Current Affairs/Factual programme or series.

  • Soaps

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Soap programme or series.

  • Sports

    Entry should demonstrate creative excellence in promoting a TV Sports programme or series.

  • Campaign (three executions or more)

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea promoting a TV station, programme or series.

Radio

Required Media: Image, MP3
Optional Media: Video

  • Podcast/Digital Download - any advertiser

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding use of audio for communication on a private device.

  • Alcoholic drinks

    Beer, wine, cider, spirits.

  • Automotive including Auto Products and Services

    All cars, jeeps, buses, trucks, motorbikes, tyres, spare parts, accessories, fuel providers, breakdown services, garages, car dealers.

  • Business Equipment and Services

    Photocopiers, office furniture, recruitment agencies, courier services, advertising agencies, design agencies, production companies.

  • Charities & Trusts

    Fundraising, appeals for volunteering, awareness including war refugees, natural disaster, starvation, poverty, children and animal welfare, environment, education, disabled, homeless, local charity.

  • Cleaning & Laundry Products

    Detergents, powders, paper towels, bleach, anti-bacterial wipes, tissues, sponges, degreasers, air fresheners.

  • Communication Providers

    Cable, satellite, broadband, phone and mobile networks, tv service providers.

  • Corporate Image

    Institutions, corporations, multinationals.

  • Direct Response

    Any product designed to generate and immediate response from consumer.

  • E-Commerce Online

    Social network sites, search engines, browsers, content sharing platforms, directories, dating, auction.

  • Fashion, Clothing, Footwear & Accessories

    If it can be worn it can be entered.

  • Financial and Insurance

    Banks, credit card companies, building societies, financial products, investment companies, all insurance companies, pension companies.

  • Food, Confectionery, Snacks & Cakes & Non - Alcoholic Drink

    If it can be eaten or drunk, it can be entered. Including cereals, children and baby products. Alcoholic drinks may not be entered in this category.

  • Fragrance, Cosmetics, Beauty

    Perfumes, eau de toilette, all makeup, hair colouring, skin creams and moisturisers, makeup remover, plastic surgery.

  • Gambling, Lottery, Bingo

    Betting shops, scratch cards, bingo halls, lotto.

  • Healthcare & Pharmacy

    All herbal drugs, prescription drugs, health supplements, condoms, contact lenses, pregnancy tests. Also includes, hospitals dental practices, clinics, weight & dietary products, first aid, anti septics, insect repellant.

  • Home & Media Electronics

    TV and sound systems, cameras, computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, gaming consoles, computer software.

  • Household, Garden & Pets

    Kitchen utensils, lights ,indoor and outdoor furniture, washing machines, fridge freezers, kettles, vacuum cleaners, dishware, linen, household and garden tools, home and garden maintanence, paint, pet care and foods. Including those offering an online service.

  • Leisure, Entertainment & Gaming

    Gyms, cinemas, theatres, theme parks, music festivals, sports events, exhibitions, museums, galleries, musical instruments, dvds, cds, box sets, computer games, hobbies.

  • Programme Sponsorship - Idents

    Supporting a TV programme/series, news/weather, documentary, film.

  • Public Awareness & Political Party

    Awareness for the environment, race, gender equality, violence, disabilities, refugees, security forces, defence forces, blood donations.

  • Publications & Media

    Newspapers, magazines, TV stations, radio stations, books.

  • Retail Stores, Supermarkets, Superstores, Restaurants & Fast Food

    Any company with products or services for sale from a premises. Including those offering an online service.

  • Self Promotion

    By an Agency. Production company, individual or Design agency

  • Toiletries & Personal Care

    Skincare, haircare, dental, deodorant, soaps, nappies, toilet rolls, wipes, cotton buds, shaving, sanitary.

  • Travel, Tourism, Hotels

    Travel agencies, hotels, resorts, airlines, ferry companies, car hire companies, train and bus companies, travel websites and booking services.

  • Utilities, Energy Providers, Post

    Gas, electricity, water, refuse, oil, post office.

  • CAMPAIGN (any client) - 3 or more executions

    Entry should demonstrate an outstanding campaign idea.

Radio Craft

Required Media: Image, MP3
Optional Media: Video

  • Best Re-Record of Licensed Music

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of re-recorded music usage was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Best Use of Licensed Music - SYNC

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of licensed music usage was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Original Music

    Entry should demonstrate how use of an original music score was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Performance

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music or sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Production/Direction

    Entry should demonstrate excellent judgement and creative direction with cast, sound, performance & music.

  • Sound Design

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of music or sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Sound Mixing

    Entry should demonstrate how choice and use of sound editing or audio usage was an integral element of the radio production.

  • Writing

    Entry should demonstrate how the dialogue, actions, flow of idea created on outstanding use of the radio medium.

Enter now

Short Film 

Required Media: Image, Video

  • Best Short Film under 25 mins

    Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Short Film under 15 mins

    Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Short Film under 10 mins

    Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Short Film under 5 mins

    Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Documentary Short

    Non-fiction. A factual report using pictures/observations/interviews with real people involved in real events to create awareness of a particular subject or cause. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Animated Short

    Fiction or non fiction. Can include live-action stop motion or a mix of live-action/animation techniques. Awarded to Prod Co or individual

  • Best Irish Short Film

    Live action dramatisation including but not limited to; dramas, comedies, thriller, horror, sci-fi, romances etc. Awarded to Prod Co or individual. The film maker MUST be Irish to enter this category.

  • Best Acting Performance

    Awarded to Visual Performer or Voiceover

  • Best Animation

    Awarded to Animation Director

  • Best Branded Content

  • Best Casting

  • Best Cinematography

    Awarded to DOP

  • Best Direction

    Awarded to Director & Prod Co

  • Best Direction - Ireland

    Awarded to Director & Prod Co. Director MUST be Irish.

  • Best Editing

    Awarded to Editor

  • Best Original Music

    Awarded to Composer

  • Best Production Design

    Awarded to Production Designer

  • Best Writing

    Awarded to the writer

Enter now

Music Video

Required Media: Image, Video
Optional Media: Additional Video

  • Best Music video

    Entry should demonstrate excellence and show relevance to the creative idea.

  • Best Music video for low budget <10k

  • Best Artiste Perfomance

  • Best Casting

  • Best Choreography

  • Best Cinematography

  • Best Colour Grading

  • Best Direction

  • Best Editing

  • Best New Director

  • Best Post Production VFX

  • Best Production Design

  • Best Writing/Idea/Concept

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