A Letter from the President

Dear all, I hope that you are all safe and well during this difficult time.  More…

YDA 2020 Update

After the recent postponement of the 2020 Cannes Lions festival, from June to a contingency  More…

Karim Bartoletti Announced as Jury Chair for Young Director Award 2020

The Young Director Award, in partnership with shots, can today announce that the chair of the 2020  More…

YDA 2020: Call for Entries

Young Director Award 2020 entries are now OPEN! Get your entries in before April 1 to  More…

Straight 8 Shootout

The YDA is all about discovering new filmmaking talent and we are happy to share  More…

SWEETSHOP AND YDA CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR 2019/2020 MENTORSHIP

Sweetshop and Young Director Awards (YDA) are calling for entries for their 2019 / 2020  More…