The first-ever World Trailer Awards (WTA) has opened for entries, with the awards aimed at honouring the world’s best creatives in entertainment marketing. The awards celebrate outstanding entertainment marketing across Cinema, TV (Broadcast & Cable), Gaming, Podcast & Radio, Streaming Services and Social Media.
The awards are open for entry until October 31, 2021. Winners from the seven regions (Middle East & North Africa, North America, Asia, Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America) will be selected by the judges in December 2021. Regional winners will advance to the world finals, with the World Trailer Awards winners announced and celebrated in February 2022 in awards ceremonies live from the Loule Theatre in the Algarve, Portugal.
The WTA judging panel will select the best submissions in more than 30 categories, including Best Trailer, Best Audio Trailer, Best Poster, Best Motion Poster, Best Story, Best Experiential Marketing, Best Online Advertising, Best Outdoor Advertising, and Best Print Advertising for entries from Cinema, TV (Broadcast/Cable), Gaming, Podcast & Radio, Streaming Services and Social Media.
Winners in all categories will be selected for recognition in delivering innovation and creativity, with a focus on creating an exceptional levels of engagement.
“We’re thrilled to applaud the vitality and energy of these passionate creators; true artists of their craft who largely go unrecognised in credits but are pivotal in attracting and delivering audiences. Turning the spotlight on these global creators is incredibly important to instil a deeper appreciation for their work, enable cross-sector collaborations and open the window for future marketing initiatives and concepts to move the industry forward,” said Evelyn Watters, Executive Director, World Trailer Awards.
The awards are open for entry at worldtrailerawards.net