Important Dates

Entries opens: Sunday, 1 May 2022

Entries close: Thursday, 15 September 2022

Gala Awards Evening!

Saturday, 26th November 2022

Coming to a school near you!  This year, the BUFTA Academy will focus on any topics you wish to discuss related to film and television.

The BUFTA Academy provides an exclusive opportunity to meet one of our industry experts, learn about the area of film and television through workshops, and preparation for BUFTA. Should the dates not be suitable for you, please indicate your preferred date via the ‘alternative date button’ located at the bottom of the registration selection

Please note: We will do our best to accommodate your alternative request, however, we make no guarantee that we will be able to commit to your chosen date and time.


Please send all BUFTA roadshow enquiries to

Top 35 finalist films announced: Wednesday, 12 October, 2022 (TBC)

‘Hopes & Dreams’ video: Wednesday, 26 October, 2022 (TBC)

Nominees announced: Tuesday, 18 October, 2022 (TBC)

Please note: You are not required to provide a Hopes & Dreams submission until the nominees are announced. If you are announced in the Top 35, you will receive instructions via email as to how to submit your Hopes & Dreams video, and the due date.

Red Bull People’s Choice voting opens: Tuesday, 18 October, 2022 (TBC)

Judging day: Wednesday, 16 November 2022 (TBC)

Winners announced: Saturday, 26th November 2022 at the Annual Bond University Film & Television Awards Gala