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Submissions Process for Eddie Nominations 

Member Submission Process

Submissions for Nominations will begin on
Oct 2, 2017 and end on Nov 17, 2017.

1. Gather info: title of movie or show, episode title & number, air date, production or distribution company, editor name.
2. Click on ACE submissions page link sent in the email to all members.
3. Enter Password which will take you to the submissions webpage.
4. Click on link to submissions form. Here you will need your member number to start.
3. Click DONE when entries are complete to submit them to our office.
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Non-Member Submission Process

1. Count up TOTAL number of entries you want to submit ($150 each for NON-ACE members).
2. Gather this information: title of movie or show, episode title & number, air date, production or distribution company, editor name. 
2. Click “Start Submissions” and indicate # of entries, then complete payment.
4. After payment, you will be redirected to a link for the Submissions Form.

START SUBMISSIONS
(link will be active on Oct 2, 2017)

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Submission Rules

  1. You may enter more than one film or television program per category if you wish.
  2. All submissions must have aired in the 2016 calendar year to qualify.
  3. Submissions must be received by 5pm, Friday, November 17, 2017.
  4. All ballots received after the deadline will be voided.
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Remember, a film or television program will only be considered for nomination with submissions on this ballot. A show may air after the deadline date of November 18th, but you must submit it to us by that time. If you would like to make more submissions than allowed on this ballot, please return the ACE website entry page and begin a new ballot.

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Submission Categories

Best Edited Feature Film (Dramatic): Films of all genres (including musicals) whose main intent is dramatic (generally serious, emotional, tragic, epic or historic).  This category is for feature films that have premiered and screened theatrically.

Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy): Films of all genres (including musicals) whose main intent is humorous and comedic, to make the audience laugh. A dramatic film with a few jokes is not a comedy.  This category is for feature films that have premiered and screened theatrically.

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Best Edited Feature Film (Animation):  This category is for animated feature films that have premiered and screened theatrically.

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Best Edited Documentary (Feature): Documentary feature films that have premiered and screened theatrically.

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Best Edited Documentary:  Film or Series (Non-Theatrical): Documentary films or series that have premiered on television or which are digitally streamed. This category is for films or series that “venture out into the world” and record “life as it happens.” Please do NOT submit non-scripted or reality TV programs in this category nor films which have been previously submitted in Documentary Feature (theatrical) category.

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Best Edited Episode (1/2 Hour Series): Television or digitally streamed episodes of any genre with an average running time of 30 minutes or less. Please list the running time of the episode. Special episodes with flexible running times may be submitted, as long as the series is generally scheduled in a half-hour time slot.  

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Best Edited Episode (Commercial 1 Hour Series): Non-commercial series episodes with an average running time of 60 minutes or less. Please list the running time of episode. Special episodes with flexible running times may be submitted, as long as the series is generally scheduled in a one hour time slot.

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Best Edited Episode (Non-Commercial 1 Hour Series): Television episodes with a running time of 60 minutes or less. Please list running time of episode. Do NOT submit episode more than 60 minutes or less than 30 minutes long in this category.

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Best Edited Miniseries or Motion Picture (Non- Theatrical): All long form television non-theatrical programs such as: movies (made for television or digital streaming) with a running time of more than 60 minutes, and for single episodes of miniseries (of any running time) that are part of a self-contained, limited-run. “Self-contained” is a miniseries that has a clear beginning, middle, and end of the story (i.e. plays like a movie told over a limited number of episodes and is not serialized). A “limited run” is a miniseries which is not in its second season or more.
Please only submit one episode per entry. Please also list the name, episode number (in the case of a miniseries) and running time of the episode(s) you are nominating. If any episode you are submitting is less than 60 minutes long and/or the series is in its second season or more, please DO NOT submit in this category.

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Best Edited Episode (Non-Scripted/Reality Series): Programs where the environment within which the action takes place (or the characters or settings) are generally “controlled” by the production.
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For more information, call Jenni at 818-777-2900