6th TFO Awards: Rules and Eligibility

Here are the rules for eligibility to the 6th TFO Awards, honoring excellence in film for the year 2014.

For a film to quality for this year’s awards, it must be either one of the following:

  • included in the Reminder List of Eligible Productions released by the Academy for the 87th Academy Awards;
  • included in the Eligible Productions for Best Animated Feature Film and Best Documentary Feature;
  • submitted to the Best Foreign Language Film category for the 87th Academy Awards, whether accepted or not, unless included in another year’s Reminder List of Eligible Productions provided by the Academy;
  • submitted to the Best Foreign Language Film category for any other year that were given its qualifying release in Los Angeles and/or New York City in the year 2014;
  • released in Los Angeles and/or New York City in 2014 that was not included in that year’s Reminder List of Eligible Productions provided by the Academy;
  • exhibited in a film festival in 2014, unless given a qualifying run in Los Angeles and/or New York City in any other year and/or was included in another year’s Reminder List of Eligible Productions provided by the Academy;
  • for non-American films, released in its country of origin in 2014, unless given a qualifying run in Los Angeles and/or New York City in any other year and/or was included in another year’s Reminder List of Eligible Productions provided by the Academy;
  • for internet releases, officially premiered online in 2014, unless given a qualifying run in Los Angeles and/or New York City in any other year and/or was included in another year’s Reminder List of Eligible Productions provided by the Academy;
  • for films that do not fall on any of the said categories, their eligibility will be studied on a case-to-case basis.

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Here are the important dates to remember:

March 15 (Wednesday)
08:00 PM PHT – Reminder List of Awards in Contention

March 16 (Thursday)
08:00 PM PHT – Reminder List: Best Original Song / Best Animated Feature / Best Documentary Feature

March 17 (Friday)
08:00 PM PHT – Reminder List of Eligible Productions

March 20 (Monday)
08:00 PM PHT – 6th TFO Awards: Nominations Announcement via Youtube

April 10 (Monday)
08:00 AM PHT onwards – 6th TFO Awards: Online Awards Marathon
*** The awards will start at the said time. Categories will be presented every thirty minutes throughout the whole day. The last article to be posted, the recap of the winners, will be posted at 09:00 PM PHT. ***

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