New Film Submissions
Due Friday, June 8
This Friday, June 8, is the last day producers and distributors can submit new films to screen at the Tennessee Aquarium in IMAX digital laser and McWane Science Center in either 15/70 or digital. You’ll find the submission details and form here.
Film in Production, Project in Development, and Trailer Submissions
Due Friday, June 22
June 22 is the last day producers and distributors can submit films in production, projects in development, and trailers. You’ll find the submission details and form here.
Marketing and Education Award Submissions
Due Friday, July 13
Showcase your team’s hard work by submitting a marketing campaign or education program for consideration in the GSCA Achievement Awards. Submissions are featured in our marketing library, lifelong learning success stories, and may be featured in a future webinar. Educational programs and marketing campaigns must have been initiated between June 1, 2017, and May 31, 2018.
Marketing and Education Categories
Click award titles for more info and submission forms.
Best Film Launch by a Theater is given for the best launch of an individual giant screen film by a theater
Best Marketing Campaign by a Distributor is given for the best marketing campaign designed and produced by the film distributor to accompany the launch of a giant screen film
Best Theater Marketing Campaign is given for the best campaign to open a new theater, reopen a theater after a renovation or conversion, rebrand a theater, or a new campaign to market an existing theater
Best Educational Program is given for the program which best represents the development and presentation of a complete educational experience using giant screen film, exhibits, educational materials, and other media or materials
Outstanding Achievement Award Nominations
Due Friday, July 13
Nominated by GSCA members, the Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes industry contributions of lasting impact which
best advance the giant screen industry
enhance the immersive cinema experience and/or promote lifelong learning through the giant screen experience
inspire audiences and the industry
Achievements in all aspects of the industry will be considered. You’ll find all the criteria and nomination process here.
Conference Program Ad Space
Closes Monday, July 16
Ends Friday, July 20
Register by the early deadline and save! And GSCA corporate members, if you register for an All Events Pass by July 20, get a half-price registration for one first-time attendee from your organization. You’ll find registration information here.
Chattanooga and Birmingham Hotels
Make Reservation by August 29
Reservations at the GSCA conference hotels must be booked by August 29 to qualify for the GSCA event rate; however, the event rate is subject to room availability, so we recommend you make your reservation as soon as possible. You’ll find more info here.
Trade Show Booths
Must be reserved by July 16 to guarantee listing in the conference program
Reserve your booth for the GSCA trade show, held Sunday, September 23, during the GSCA conference. Details and the floor plan are available here. Contact Tammy Seldon at [email protected] for more information and to secure your booth reservation.