The Young Director Award is presided over by Francois Chilot and organized in conjunction with shots, alongside a host of other sponsors. It is recognized as one of the most prestigious awards shows for – and accurate indicators of – aspiring directing talent in the advertising industry.
The deadline for entries for the YDA 2018 is May 15 but if you enter before April 6 there is an Early Bird discount on the fee.
To enter your work and learn about the guidelines head here:
The YDA award ceremony will take place on Thursday June 21 at the JW Marriott hotel in Cannes, and is considered one of the most important fringe events during the week of the Lions International Festival of Creativity.