The Audience Awards is the world’s premier social media contest platform connecting brands, filmmakers and audiences. With a creative community of over 150,000, the Audience Awards’ contests & challenges provide deep brand engagement, original video content & viral social media visibility for brands. Audience Awards helps emerging content creators and your customers the opportunity to create content for your brand, rally their friends to vote their submissions the best and win awards. Unregistered users can watch short films for free and registered users can upload films and vote for their favorite films.
The site features user profile pages where fans can vote and review films; offers crowdsource funding opportunities to filmmakers; and produces AudNews: a section that features filmmaking news created by and for the audience. It also offers an app for Android and iOS devices.
The Audience Awards was launched in June 2013 by Paige Williams and its operations are based in Missoula, Montana.