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VIDEOCLIP ITALIA AWARDS

Videoclip Italia Awards is the Italian award dedicated to music videos. It is organized and promoted by the webmag Videoclip Italia.

2023 EDITION: HOW TO PARTICIPATE

To participate you can submit your work through our section on the FilmFreeway platform. Entry fee is €15 (plus FilmFreeway added fees) per entry per category.

Who can participate? Anyone who has taken part in the making of a music video: directors, dop, editors, producers or the artist of the video themself. The awards are open to both established professionals and young talents who want to get noticed and stand out. As long as you meet all the criteria (timing, payment, characteristics of the video) potentially anyone can enter one or more music videos, there are no restrictions in this regard.

CATEGORIES

A total of nineteen prizes will be awarded. The prizes are divided into three macro-categories.

GENRES

BEST POP MUSIC VIDEO
BEST RAP/TRAP MUSIC VIDEO
BEST ROCK MUSIC VIDEO
BEST ELECTRONIC MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDIE MUSIC VIDEO
BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC VIDEO

CRAFTS

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
BEST EDITING
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
BEST COLOUR GRADING
BEST VFX
BEST STYLING
BEST MAKE-UP & HAIR

SPECIALS

BEST ITALIAN MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INTERNATIONAL MUSIC VIDEO
BEST ANIMATION MUSIC VIDEO
BEST LOW BUDGET MUSIC VIDEO
DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR UNDER 25

BEST INTERNATIONAL MUSIC VIDEO

This is the only award open to music videos made for foreign (not Italian) artists. Only music videos published on YouTube between January 1st, 2022 and December 31st, 2022 are eligible for the 2023 edition of the Awards. The prize will be awarded to the director of the music video.

The jury of this category will be composed of some of the best Italian producers, directors, cinematographers and music video experts.

JUDGING PROCESS

The videos entered will be scrutinized by the organization, which will verify their suitability and possibly proceed to a first selection, in order to submit a maximum of 30 entries to the judges.

Each judge will have to express a vote from 1 to 5 for each video, basing their judgment on the artistic merit, creative contribution and technical level of each entry.

Within one month from the award ceremony, the shortlist will be announced on this website and on the social media profile of the organization.

The winners will be revealed during the award ceremony to be held next May.

AWARD CEREMONY

The most important moment of the Videoclip Italia Awards is represented by the awards ceremony. A special evening that will be held on the 28th of May 2023 in Rome at Monk, one of the most cutting-edge clubs of the Italian capital.

It will not only be an opportunity to discover the winners, but also an unmissable event for all fans of music videos to meet and celebrate together.

2022 EDITION - RECAP

Some photos from the 2022 edition – The first edition of the Videoclip Italia Awards was held at Monk, a famous venue in Rome, in the presence of around 300 enthusiastic guests including fans, directors, producers and industry insiders

Fuel Fandango feat. MJ Lergo music video for Mi Huella, directed by Alex Gargot, won in the Best International Music Video category in 2022.

The winner Alex Gargot receiving his trophy award in Barcelona – July 2022