YDAYDA NEWS

YDA 2018 Winners

Huge congratulations to all the winners of the Silver Screen and Gold Screen awards at the YDA Ceremony last night.

It was a great night that ended with a standing ovation for Vincent Lambe the director of Detainment which won the Special Jury Prize.

View all the winners here

Deadline Extension to May 23rd

The Submission deadline is extended until Wednesday May 23 for all categories. So, if you’re  More…

Amazing New Mentorship Prize for Changing The World Frame by Frame Category

The YDA has joined forces with The Sweetshop to create a Mentorship Prize which will  More…

Jury Members From North America, Latin America & Africa

The jury for the Young Director Award 2018 has been finalised with the announcement of  More…

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Salomon Ligthelm on Why Talent is being Trumped by Personality

Salomon Ligthelm, a director at Stink Films and 2017 Young Director Award winner, talks about his  More…

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YDA Winner Sam Southward Talks Animation, Celebration & the End of the World

Sam Southward’s brilliant, post-apocalyptic animated film, After the End, won gold at the YDA in  More…