WORLD HUMANITARIAN AWARDS
Welcome aboard, humanitarian heroes.
World Humanitarian Awards is
part of a big festival group,
the International Film Festivals.
Working closely with the
Council of Creative People (Dewan
Kreatif Rakyat) and
International I-Hebat Volunteers, we strives to give recognition to
people, who work and dedicate his/her life for the betterment of
humanity. He/she could be anyone from any kind of profession,
from all age, and from any parts of the world. May it be an
ordinary man/female or a nation leader. We value hard works
labored for peace and humanity, reaching hunger souls crying for
Our mission is to promote
humanitarian issues and inspire others. Winning persons profile
will become our showcase based on their CVs.
The Festival Group prominent
past winners include President Jimmy Carter, John Pope II, Nobel
Peace Prize winner, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, and many Hollywood
stars: Alice Krige, Robin
Shou, Dennis Rodman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Academy Award Winner
Susan Sarandon, Martin Sheen, James Cromwell, David Anders,
Julian Sands, Pearl Jam, U2, etc.
May all the good works spread
around the globe and become both a living sample and inspiration
We receive submissions from all over the world.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
a humanitarian hero? Are you a filmmaker who make documentary
about inspiring ordinary people who work for humanity? Do you
know leaders in the world, or anyone who humbly deserve
recognition for their act of humanity? Spread
the words and let them become an inspiration!
can submit yourself, or people you know, living or dead. Send your or his/her CVs to our
e-mail us for your registration. State your
name and your relation to the person you suggest.
CV and other supported documentation or
related information like photos, clipping, or films are
Please read this below TERMS & CONDITIONS carefully before you
This agreement pertains to all Work/s submitted to World
Be it known to any filmmaker or submitter, by submitting your
film/s) to the World Humanitarian Awards, you are agreeing to
all TERMS AND CONDITIONS below in full.
Submitters can submit themself, or people you know, living or
dead. CV and other supported documentation or related
information like photos, clipping, or films are suggested. Our
juries may also search information from other sources once we
accept the submission.
1. The submitter guarantee that all rights and releases has been
legally secured, including music rights, songs, etc and the
submitter releases the Festival and all its member from any
legal action whatsoever.
2. A. If nominated, 2 DVD PAL and 1 (one) blu-ray (optional) or DCP,
must be sent. Mark case and DVD, with title, length, and
director's name. Please mark your film with "No Commercial Value
- For Cultural Purposes Only" either on the envelope and the
shipping invoices. Although every possible care will be taken
with DVDs while in our possession, however, we cannot accept
responsibility for unforeseen loss, stolen, or damage of
entries. Please do not send originals. We do not receive
downloads of any kind.
B. For general category, you do not need to send the above
items (number 2A).
3. All transportation/shipping costs (including customs
clearance) to Jakarta, plus fees for insurance while in transit,
must be borne by the participants (please write: For Cultural
Purposes only - Not for commercial use). The Festival Director
reserves the right to refuse any shipment involving unpaid
4. All submissions should be sent pre-paid.
5. We will not return your screening and exhibition copies.
6. All submission fees are non-refundable.
7. All selection committees' and juries' decisions are finals.
8. Only producers or directors can receive the physical awards
at the award ceremony.
9. Regardless of the Prize and their winning status, winning
filmmakers who can't attend the Awards Ceremony in Jakarta, will
only receive laurels.
10. The festival has the right to disqualify a winning film for
any reasons, without having to explain the reasons to the
11. Submission of an entry gives the festival permission to have
accepted work exhibited, photographed, locally telecast, and
reproduced either in part or whole, for educational or publicity
purposes. Filmmakers can request in writing that their material
not be used for such purposes after the Festival.
12. We do not pay any screening fees. Not all winning films will
be screened. The festival has the full right to select the
winning films to be screened.
13. The Festival Directorate may deny participation to any film
unable to meet the technical requirements for a public screening
of good quality.
14. The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes
in the profile of the Festival, if it becomes necessary to do so
due to circumstances beyond his/her control.
15. All filmmakers/submitters are expected to keep
communications with the Festival professional and in good taste.
Failure to do so may result in disqualification at any point in
the adjudication process, including the nullification of
Official Selection status or nominations. That stated, the
Festival will only communicate with the person who submitted
his/her film to the festival, and that Festival should not be
expected to communicate with any other persons.
16. The festival has the right to work with any institution and
partner festivals for all kind of cooperation, including joint
events or promotions.
17. The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary
changes in regulations or scheduling.
18. The submitter/filmmaker also acknowledges that remediation
of any sort will be limited to a refund of their submission
19. Films could be from any year.
20. All disputes in respect of any matter relating to the World
Humanitarian Awards shall be subjected to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the competent courts in North Jakarta. Any
dispute arising as a result of submission to the Festival will
have a recourse limited to the lesser of either the submission
fee paid, or the cost of correcting the issue.
By submitting to our Festival, submitters/filmmakers:
- indicate that they have read, understand, agree with, and will
comply all of the Terms and Condition above, and accept all of
the terms and conditions herein, in their entirety, without
- agree to indemnify us and hold us and our employees, owners,
affiliates, and partners harmless from all claims and liability
associated with your participation or entry to the Festival.
Submit yourself, or people you know, living or dead who concern
about humanity. CV and other supported documentation or
related information like photos, clipping, or films are
Documentary film at any length
about humanity or biography.
Narrative feature film with
duration more than 60 minutes (about humanity issue).
Short narrative film with film
duration <60 minutes about humanity issues.
You can submit through FilmFreeway.
World Humanitarian Awards proudly
accepts entries via FilmFreeway.com, the world's best online
submissions platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online
screeners, Vimeo and YouTube integration, and more. Click to
submit with FilmFreeway.
Juries consist of a group of notable politician, filmmakers,
seasoned artists, and entrepreneurs will give awards to the
selected persons: Man of the Year, Woman of the Year, Platinum
Award, Gold Award, and Silver Award.
Night will be presented on early August
to celebrate UN World Humanitarian Day. We will email you when you
are selected, latest on the 25th June 2016.
winners are warmly invited to attend the ceremony. On that
occasion, during the ceremony in Jakarta, World Humanitarian
Awards will give awards to all attendant winners.
You can reach us at: worldhumanitarianawards[at]gmail.com
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