THE 6TH ANNUAL HCA FILM AWARDS WILL TAKE PLACE ON FEBRUARY 24, 2023. 

Nominations voting by HCA Members will begin on December 6th, with ballots closing on the 13th at 9pm PT. The HCA Film Awards nominations will be revealed on the HCA’s Official YouTube Channel and HCA App on December 15, 2022, beginning at 8 am PT/11 am ET.

Final voting for the HCA Film Awards will commence on January 19, 2023, and end on January 26, 2023.

Film Awards Voting Timeline

December 6, 2022 – Nominations Voting Begins

December 13, 2022 – Nominations Voting Ends

December 15, 2022 – Nominations Announced

January 19, 2023 – Final Voting Begins

January 26, 2023 – Final Voting Ends

February 24, 2023 – The 6th Annual HCA Film Awards

Please note the deadline to screen films and provide screeners to the HCA membership for awards consideration is December 5, 2022. The 6th Annual HCA Film Awards will include 19 in-competition and four honorary awards. Amongst the honorary awards announced later this year will be the HCA Spotlight Award and the return of the HCA Trailblazer Award.

HCA Film Awards Categories

Best Action Film

Best Actor

Best Actress

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Animated Film

Best Cast Ensemble

Best Comedy or Musical

Best Director

Best Documentary

Best First Feature

Best Horror Film

Best Independent Film

Best International Film

Best Original Screenplay

Best Picture

Best Short Film

Best Supporting Actor

Best Supporting Actress

Best Voice or Motion-Capture Performance