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The 2019 Wedding Film Awards - Love Stories TV

The 2019 Wedding Film Awards

 

 

UPDATE! We’re excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with MusicBed on a new category for the 2019 Wedding Film Awards: Best Use Of Music In A Wedding Film. The winner will be chosen by the MusicBed team and will receive a one year business subscription to MusicBed ($1,200 value!). Enter your films here by April 30th, 2019. 

 

Each year Love Stories TV hosts The Wedding Film Awards to recognize the incredible talent within our community. Here’s everything you need to know:

Key Dates

  • February 7 – March 31st: Nominations open 
  • April 12: Ballots mailed and voting begins
  • April 30: Deadline to nominate films for our new category sponsored by MusicBed, “Best Use Of Music In A Wedding Film”
  • May 10: Deadline to return ballots
  • Mid-May: Winners of the WFAs announced live

Nominations And Voting Process

February 7

Nominations open. Films must be nominated via the online form. In order to nominate a film, you must be a filmmaker with at least one film published on lovestoriestv.com. We encourage you to nominate your own films or films of others.

February 7 – March 31 (Updated!)

Nominations and address collection. Nominations are tallied by the Love Stories TV team and the top five nominees in each category are printed on the official voting ballot. In order for a nominated film to make it on the ballot, the video page must include a description, at least 4 vendor tags, and at least 4 vibe tags. Nominated filmmakers will be contacted and have the opportunity to update their video page if the page does not meet the requirements.

Filmmakers must provide their mailing address in order to receive the official voting ballot in the mail. 

April 12

Official voting ballots are mailed to filmmakers.

April 30

Deadline to nominate films for our new category sponsored by MusicBed, “Best Use Of Music In A Wedding Film.”

May 10

Deadline to return ballots back to Love Stories TV.

Mid-May

Winners of the Wedding Film Awards are announced live.

Rules

  • Videos must be published on lovestoriestv.com by March 31, 2019 in order to be eligible for nomination. 
  • In order to nominate a film, a filmmaker must have at least one video published on lovestoriestv.com. 
  • In order for a nominated film to make it on the ballot, the video page must include a description, at least 4 vendor tags, and at least 4 vibe tags. Nominated filmmakers will be contacted and have the opportunity to update their video page if the page does not meet the requirements.
  • In order to vote, a filmmaker must have at least one video on lovestoriestv.com by the date the ballots ship. 

Categories

Filmmakers from the Love Stories TV community are invited to vote on the best films of the year, recognizing the dedication and craft of their peers. The People’s Choice Award is open to Love Stories TV’s entire digital audience. Here are the categories for 2019:

New! Best Use Of Music In A Wedding Film
FILMMAKER OF THE YEAR

WATCH: Bottlebrush Films

WATCH: Love Story Films

WATCH: Sculpting With Time

WATCH: The Neskes

WATCH: The Quail & The Dove

FILM OF THE YEAR

WATCH: Adam & Macarah | Stanley, Idaho | Wild Oak Films

WATCH: Maddie & Sam | Lexington, Kentucky | Happy Camper Films

WATCH: Rob & Leslie | Nashville, Tennessee | KLassey Productions

WATCH: Roxanna & Nate | Black Forest, Colorado | Olena Films

WATCH: Theresa & Steven | Houston, Texas | The Neskes

BEST ELOPEMENT OR DESTINATION WEDDING FILM

WATCH: Ana & Evan | Mexico City, Mexico | Light Cannon Films

WATCH: Ashley & David | Vik, Iceland | Veiled In Motion

WATCH: Danielle & Adam | Apulia, Italy | Sculpting With Time

WATCH: Lauren & Taylor | Saint Petersburg, Florida | Kemari Lyn Films

WATCH: Nicole & Ryan | Kalispell, Montana | Outré Cinema

BEST PROPOSAL OR ENGAGEMENT FILM

WATCH: Birgit & Mathias | Bali, Indonesia | Naxid Weddings

WATCH: Bobby & Andrea | Antigua, Guatemala | Auguro Weddings

WATCH: David & Maria | Lisbon, Portugal | Murall Films

WATCH: Harmon & Betha | Yuba City, California | Aperina Studios

WATCH: Tevin & Shivani | New York, New York | Jordan Jeanty Studios

MOST EMOTIONAL MOMENT IN A WEDDING FILM

WATCH: Chris & Mariah | Maui, Hawaii | A Little Long Distance

WATCH: Sarah + Max | Detroit, Michigan | Heart + Soul

WATCH: Kate & Joe | Chicago, Illinois | KLassey Productions

WATCH: Phanann & Josh | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Rose Candy Cinema

WATCH: Lindy & Mike | Charleston, South Carolina | Dock House Digital Videography

BEST STORYTELLING IN A WEDDING FILM

WATCH: Adam & Lowell | Healdsburg, California | Reel Eyes Media

WATCH: Jack & Jules | New South Wales, Australia | Bottlebrush Films

WATCH: Jillian & Tom | Joshua Tree, California | The Brothers Martens

WATCH: Mackenzie & Blake | Haleiwa, Hawaii | Bright Sky Weddings

WATCH: Mitch & Sammie | Montara, California | SJ Videography

MOST CREATIVE USE OF CINEMATOGRAPHY

WATCH: Ashley & Mitch | Jackson, Wyoming | Jay and Mack Films

WATCH: Brittany & Darryl | Austin, Texas | The Brothers Martens

WATCH: Emma & Dylan | Kelowna, Canada | Nick Schafer

WATCH: Lisa & Kyle | Tulum, Mexico | Love Story Films

WATCH: Sahil & Natasha | San Jose, California | Aperina Studios

BEST DRESS SHOT IN A WEDDING FILM

WATCH: Alissa & Shelton | Telluride, Colorado | Love Story Films

WATCH: Emma & Dustin | McMinnville, Oregon | Amanda Muchmore

WATCH: Kelsey & Michael | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | The Neskes

WATCH: Lizzie & Tyler | Longmont, Colorado | Warwick Adventures

WATCH: Megan & Jade | Yucca Valley, California | Jay and Mack Films

MOST EPIC VENUE IN A WEDDING FILM

WATCH: Adam & Olga | Phuket, Thailand | Sergei Checha

WATCH: Carolyn & Henry | Paris, France | Znaharchuk Films

WATCH: Eloise & Matt | Martigné-sur-Mayenne, France | 3 Petits Points

WATCH: Mia & Joey | Yosemite West, California | The Quail & The Dove

WATCH: Morgan & Michael | Pezze di Greco, Italy | Innar Hunt Films

People’s Choice Award

Prizes

We’re thrilled to announce that this year’s winners will receive prizes from MusicBedB&H Photo, Manfrotto, and Archaius Creative in addition to promotion of the winning films and filmmakers across Love Stories TV’s site and social channels during the course of the year. In addition the winning films and filmmakers will be published in spring/summer print and digital issues of Rangefinder Magazine and Love Inc. Magazine.

Get In Touch

For questions regarding the nomination and voting process, please contact videos@lovestoriestv.com.
For sponsorship inquires, please reach out to sponsorships@lovestoriestv.com.
For press inquires, please reach out to pr@lovestoriestv.com.

See the winners of the 2018 Wedding Film Awards here.