Jade Jaguar Awards

Jade Jaguar Cinema Festival invites Latin American and International producers, directors, screenwriters and filmmakers to submit their films to its edition that will take place in Brazil, to show the very best in new cinema from around the world.

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Features & Shorts Award Categories

  • Best Feature
  • Best Brazilian Feature
  • Best Director
  • Best Short
  • Best Documentary Short
  • Best Documentary Feature
  • Best Series
  • Best Animated Film
  • Best Experimental
  • Best Music Video
  • Best Screenplay Short


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The Jury who holds sole responsibility for choosing which films will receive an award. Films are chosen by a range of international artists, based on their quality, respect, creativity and originality.

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Jade Jaguar Awards

Our amazing jury consisted of industry professionals and some of the best critics, directors, designers, musicians and actors able to award the best audiovisual works with Jade Jaguar.


Producers, Directors, Filmmakers

For the Jade Jaguar Cinema Festival , we are looking for innovative and compelling films, characters that surprise and challenge, words that pop off the page, and narratives that turn live. Submit your movie now!

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Features, shorts, documments, animated

The Jade Jaguar Awards may be given by the festival in recognition of outstanding achievements in filmmaking in each categories: Screenplay, Narrative features, Short films, Animation, Experimental, Documentary, Music videos, Webseries, Food films and Family friendly features.

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We are so happy and excited for all of the screenplay submited for the festival. The Jade Jaguar recognizes and honors screenwrites who demonstrate excellence in the creativity and technique. By awarding these outstanding scripts, the Jade Jaguar strives to support and inspire emerging screenwrites and to foster growth and education in the art and science of scripts. Submit your script!


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