ENSEMBLE SUBMISSION GUIDLINES

Thank you for your interest in
Hollywood's Longest-Running
Youth Awards.

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Ensemble Cast
Submission Fee
$500
(max. 9 cast - a $300 savings for
Submitter on behalf of Ensemble)

Fee includes the Ensemble Award and
3 individual Cast Awards.

Additional Cast Awards are
$65 each (plus handling & shipping) - billed separately.

Academy Member submitters pay $450

INFORMATION ON BECOMING
A MEMBER OF THE
YOUNG ARTIST ACADEMY™
CAN BE FOUND
HERE



~ FOR PERFORMANCES IN ~

Feature Film
Feature Film VOD (Streaming)
Short Film
Network/Cable TV Series
Streaming Series (VOD)
TV Movie/Special
Commercials
Music Video
Video Game (Voice Artist/MoCap)

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for the 2021 Awards, the young artists must have been between the ages of five (5) and eighteen (18) when their project was in production. Artists older than 18 are eligible to submit for the 2021 Awards, if they meet this age requirement at the time of production,

The work must have been nationally and/or internationally aired, streamed, televised, released theatrically, or played in a film festival between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020.

SUBMISSION VIDEO GUIDELINES

It is preferable that a YouTube link form the 'Share' button to the submission video be provided on the online Submission Form.

If the video contains copyrighted material, try uploading to a Vimeo account and mark it for 'Only people with the private link', then provide the private link on the submission form.

Or you may upload the video to the web, using the free online file transfer service - WeTransfer.com - provide the WeTransfer file download link on the submission form.

If you do not have a video ready, you may email the link to submissions@youngartistacademy.org at any time before the deadline.

At the start of your video, make sure you have a graphic card (5 seconds) that includes a group-shot, project title, and nomination category.



Submission videos can be any length up to 3 minutes maximum.

If a short-film is 10 minutes or less, it may be submitted in its entirety. If it is longer than 10 minutes, it is suggested the scenes showing the best performances be edited into a submission video that is no longer than 3 minutes.

Video Title
Make sure the title of the video starts with the word Ensemble, followed by the project title,
Example: Ensemble-Project Title.

PHOTO AND AUDIO UPLOAD

1) Upload a group-shot of the Ensemble Cast with the Submission Form.

Uploading the photo implies persmission is granted to the Young Artist Academy™ to use in all its media announcements.

2) Upload an audio file (mp3, mp4, mov, or flv) of the Ensemble Cast's full names being pronounced. These will be the names used in all YAA publicity, social media, and on the Category Videos during the live gala event

ADDITIONAL       

Tickets for the Awards Gala will be available for purchase after the nominations have been announced in 2021.

2021 Ensemble Cast Nominees will receive one complimentary admission each to the 42nd Young Artist Academy™ Awards Gala. However, they must be accompanied by a paying adult (parent, guardian, manager, publicist, etc.) if under 18 years of age.

Young artists do not need to be present to win. Shipping/handling of trophies will be at winners' expense.

The Young Artist Academy™ Awards organization is fully bonded and in compliance with the Krekorian Talent Act (Bond #E254215)

The Submission Form will ask for your PayPal receipt number. This will enable the form to be submitted.