The Colorist Awards is the Professional Colorists Award Ceremony for the Best Color Solution and the world's first Awards for professional colorists.

The goal of The Colorist Awards is to find the best color solutions in the field of cinema, advertisements, documentaries, music videos, short films and to reward the winners in each nomination.

Professional colorists, as well as professionals from related fields connected with the video and film production industry, will evaluate the creativity of the participants. The best of the best will be rewarded with all of the fame and recognition!
Allowed no more than 3 entries in each of the nominations
● Allowed works that were officially published or were released in the period from January 01, 2020 to December 31, 2020
● The duration of the sent videos should not exceed 20 minutes
● The cost of participation in the Awards is from 6,000 to 10,000 RUB / from $90 to $150 (or the corresponding equivalent in other currencies).
● There are three stages of evaluation of the work sent by the participants for the Awards:
*An abbreviated list of rules. You can read the full list of rules in the REGULATIONS of the award.
**The cost is maximum, excluding the time of applying, additional discounts and preferences.
June 20, 2020
June 20, 2020
Submissions for Nominations Begin
December 31, 2020
December 31, 2020
Submissions for Nominations End
January 20, 2021
January 20, 2021
Long-list Announced
February 10, 2021
February 10, 2021
Nominees Announced (Short-list)
March 14, 2021
March 14, 2021
Colorist Awards
Registration for submission
All information will be verified. You will receive a response within 24 hours of submission.
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It's totally free
Award regulations
The official regulations of the Colorist Awards can be seen, read and downloaded from the link below.

Regulations link
Who can apply for participation?
The application must be submitted by a colorist who performed color grading of the video. You can participate in the Awards if you have reached the age of majority and can take responsibility for the provided videos.
Can I pay for participation now, and apply in December?
Yes, of course.
Payment for the application confirms the possibility of sending works for the competition.
You can send work until 12/31/2020.
Can I have a discount when paying for participation in the Awards?
Yes. You can have some discount.
Who will evaluate the works?
They will be evaluated in three stages by professional colorists, recognized directors, cameramen and producers.
What are the criteria for evaluating the work?
The works will be evaluated by different criteria:
  • Creativity
  • Style
  • Accuracy
Do I have to be ICG member to participate in the Awards?
No, to participate is allowed to all colorists, regardless of experience or membership in the ICG.
Can I cancel the participation in the Awards after the payment?
It is possible to cancel the participation, but the fee will not be refunded. Since the payment contribution is the amount that covers the costs of technical support participants of the Awards
    How many works can I submit?
    The number of accepted works is strictly regulated.
    You can submit a maximum of 18 works (up to three to each of the six categories) from ONE member.
    What language should the works be in?
    Works can be in any language
    Is it possible to send the works that were made before 2020 or have not yet been published?
    No. The accepted works must be made in any time, but officially published, broadcasted or released in only 2020.
    Why is the payment for participation indicated in Russian rubles?
    The head office of ICG is located in Moscow, Russia. In accordance with the law, we have to indicate the amount in Russian rubles.
    At the same time, as a participant, you can pay the registration fee in your national currency, and the payment systems we work with will automatically convert it.
    Where will the Colorist Awards 2020 take place?
    Participation in the Colorist Awards 2020 will be remote, the works should be uploaded to the member's personal account on the Awards server.
    The selection of works will take place in the specially equipped and tuned studios.
    The Awards ceremony involves the presence of nominees and winners, or their representatives.
    All the nominees included in the short-list of the Colorist Awards 2020 will be given an official invitation for personal presence no later than one month before the ceremony.
    Any participant of the Colorist Awards 2020 may attend the ceremony at will.
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    Adress: Russia, 109316, Moscow,
    Volgogradskiy prospekt, 17
    Phone: +7 (916) 301 2727
    Address: Russia, 109316, Moscow,
    Volgogradskiy prospekt, 17
    Phone: +7 (916) 301 2727
    General questions: info@coloristawards.com

    Registration: registration@coloristawards.com

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