ABOUT THE 2017 SIMA AWARDS:
The 5th annual SIMA Awards champion eye-opening impact cinema that exemplifies excellence in its potential to inspire social change. Each year, films are selected from over 140 countries around the world, competing for honors, cash prizes, industry accolades, media features, distribution opportunities, entry into SIMA’s signature film programs and a chance to be showcased at the SIMA 2017 Winners Festival*. Finalists will be announced on January 12, 2017 and Winners on February 9, 2017.
SIMA is looking for original, wise, brave, eye-opening and creative productions that increase the awareness of viewers to global injustices, to the resilience of humans facing deprivation, to the politics of international development, and to efforts and agents of change worldwide. Entry Categories include: Feature Documentaries, Short Documentaries, Virtual Reality (VR) Films, and Impact Videos, capturing global innovations and creative advocacy.
Early Bird Deadline (September 8th – September 29th)
Regular Deadline (September 30th – October 13th)
Late Deadline (October 14th – October 27th)
Submit your films to http://bit.ly/SIMA2017 by October 27, 2016.