Why enter?

The makers & shakers Awards provide a platform to spotlight the exceptional work of production teams, individuals and production support services who have made a significant impact on the industry through their creativity, innovation and ground-breaking initiatives in the past year.

makers & shakers aims to reward and celebrate excellence across screen content production worldwide. Here are some reasons why you and your organisation should enter.

Promote and celebrate your exceptional achievement

  • Share your expertise and ingenuity with the global screen industries

Gain international exposure and influence
  • Show our international jury of professionals how you’re shaping the future of the industries
Expand your network
  • Put your skills, talents and services on the global map and boost your networking contacts
Be recognised
  • Be celebrated by your peers while increasing your reach to all creative screen industries
Position yourself and your work as innovating and trailblazing
  • Compete with the most innovative and creative production initiatives in the world
Be rewarded
  • Win international acclaim by peers for your work and for your team

What shortlisted entrants and winners will receive from the makers & shakers Awards.

Shortlisted entrants :

The makers & shakers panel of judges will see all the work submitted

Shortlisted entrants will receive a shortlist badge to use on promotional materials.

The shortlist announcement will go out to our wide audience through email, newsletter and social media via The Location Guide, makers and FOCUS.

At the FOCUS exhibition in December, all of the shortlisted entries will be showcased in the makers & shakers Awards area.

Each shortlisted entry will be featured as a case study on the awards website .

The shortlisted entries will be featured in the printed Awards ceremony programme.

Shortlisted entry will be shown at the awards ceremony during the presentation.


Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on the 9th of December 

Winners' list will go out to our wide audience through email, newsletter and social media via The location guide, makers and FOCUS.

Winners will be presented with a winner’s trophy. 

Winners will be featured in the 2021 edition of makers magazine.

Winners announcements will go out live through social media. 

Winners will receive a winner’s badge to use on promotional materials.