In the 2017 MADE Awards there are eight categories. Each category has a different focus, and will be judged to different criteria and by different judges. A marking criteria for each movie category has been developed. You may like to use these criteria when you are planning your movie with your class. Criteria are available on each movie category page.

Within each category, there will be three separate levels –

Year 1-3, Year 4-6 and Year 7-8.

Select a category below to view more details.

Open Category is new and evolving from 2016 onwards – this is for entries which do not currently ‘fit’ anywhere else.

Entry Fees
$10 per movie entry (Commercial, Music Video, Story Telling, Documentary, Open)
$6 per image entry (Digital Image, Graphic Design, Photo Essay)

Have a question? Be sure to check out the FAQ!

Weta Workshops

As well as these six categories, there is the WETA WORKSHOP Supreme Award, chosen from the winners of each of the categories. This award will be based on overall excellence and is being judged this year by Weta Workshop.

For all information about the criteria for entering the MADE Awards, please view the MADE Awards 2014 Criteria.