Rising Star


This category recognises the rising stars in the world of distribution, marketing, publicity or exhibition, talented executives who will rise to the top of their profession and the film community in the years to come. These dynamic achievers should have been working in the industry for no more than five years. Candidates should be nominated by a line manager or a senior colleague in their company (apart from sole operators who are able to nominate themselves). Nominations can also be supported by a written reference from a colleague outside the candidate’s company who has worked closely with them or can accurately comment on their work.

  • Nominee’s name
  • Nominator’s name
  • Please provide a short bio of the nominee, including current role (maximum 300 words)
  • Why is this person a rising star in the industry (300 words)
  • Third-party referee (300 words)