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Nominations for the 2017 Rose d’Or Awards open 2 May

March 20, 2017

We’re excited to let you know that nominations for the 2017 Rose d’Or Awards will open on 2 May AND we’re returning to the stunning Axica venue in Berlin for this year’s ceremony.

The later opening date is because we’re working hard on a new platform to make it easier for you to submit your entries.

We’ll now be able to receive your nominations from 2 May until 30 June and we’ll announce who has been shortlisted in mid to late August.

Then we’ll reveal who will taking home the 10 Rose d’Or Awards for 2017 on Tuesday 19 September!

Details on how to register for an entry package will be provided soon.

There are some important changes this year – we’ve expanded the TV categories so even more of your work can be showcased in Berlin.

The 10 categories you can submit entries for this year are listed below – they celebrate the best drama, sitcoms, reality, variety and game shows.

And new for 2017 - Children and Youth programmes, Virtual Reality and TV Movies also get their own categories. 

The Rose d’Or Awards are unique – we want you to have the chance to meet and network with others in the industry. For the first time in 2017 we’ll be hosting a “networking forum” on the afternoon of Tuesday 19 September where you can get to know other producers and take part in discussions about the nominated shows. More details of the line-up coming soon.

Later at the ceremony we’ll also be giving out our third Lifetime Achievement Award and presenting a brand new prize for Entertainer of The Year.

So what are you waiting for? Get your submissions ready for 2 May and you could be walking away with a prestigious Rose d’Or trophy in September! 

And new for 2017 - Children and Youth programmes, Virtual Reality and TV Movies also get their own categories.

Submissions are open from 3 April until 15 June 2017. Details on how to register for an entry package will be provided soon. 

The Rose d’Or Awards are unique – we want you to have the chance to meet and network with others in the industry. For the first time in 2017 we’ll be hosting a special gathering for nominees on the afternoon of Tuesday 19 September where you can meet other producers and take part in debates and workshops. More details of the line-up coming soon.

Later at the ceremony we’ll also be giving out our third Lifetime Achievement Award and presenting a brand new prize for Entertainer of The Year.

So what are you waiting for? Get your submissions ready for 3 April and you could be walking away with a prestigious Rose d’Or trophy in September! 

 

Important Dates for Your Diary

  • SUBMISSIONS OPEN: 2 MAY 2017
  • SUBMISSIONS CLOSE: 30 JUNE 2017
  • NOMINEES ANNOUNCEMENT: MID AUGUST 2017
  • ROSE D’OR AWARDS CEREMONY 2017: 19 SEPTEMBER 2017

2017 Rose d’Or Categories

1. Comedies 

Non-scripted and scripted comedy shows excluding sitcoms but including sketches, panel, improvisation, clips, comedy specials and stand-up routines.

2. Sitcoms 

Scripted situational comedy shows involving regular characters in various everyday situations, in a limited number of sets. The main plot is resolved in the space of one episode.

3. Drama Series 

Scripted multiple shows, involving characters in various situations. The main plot can be resolved within a single episode or over the length of the entire series.

4. TV Movies

Scripted single show, involving characters in various situations. The main plot is resolved within the single programme.

5. Virtual Reality 

Scripted or non-scripted entertainment, available only online, from webisodes and interactive stories to virtual reality (360°) or augmented reality.

6. Reality & Factual Entertainment 

Programmes in which a situation or topic is treated through real-life characters or actors (re-enactment) or programmes which follow real-life characters.

7. Performing Arts & Cultural Programmes 

Programmes featuring stage recordings and television adaptations of performing arts, or documentaries dedicated to art forms or artists.

8. Game Shows 

Studio or location-based shows which, through a range of physical or mental challenges, culminate in winners and losers. This category includes quizzes, panel games, reality programmes and puzzle-based shows.

9. Entertainment 

Variety shows and events, either one-off or shown as a series, showcasing performance artists.

10. Children & Youth Programmes 

Programmes produced specifically for children and young people (above the age of 6).