The 2022 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards and WaterBear Network will partner to debut an exclusive new award
Engaging film and television entries created by filmmakers and storytellers from 42 countries were judged online by the 2022 TV & Film Awards Grand Jury. Entries shortlisted include content from around the globe in primetime entertainment, documentaries, investigative journalism, sports coverage, promos, streaming media, and brand image films. View the 2022 shortlist.
The 2022 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards and WaterBear Network will partner to debut an exclusive new award – the WaterBear Award, honouring the highest scoring documentary across the Climate Change & Sustainability, Environment & Ecology, and Nature & Wildlife categories. WaterBear Network’s CEO Ellen Windemuth, TV & Film Awards Advisory Board and executive producer of My Octopus Teacher will select the winner of this newly minted award.
All Entries in the 2022 competition were judged online and screened by NYF’s TV & Film Awards Grand Jury of 200+ producers, directors, writers, and other creative media professionals from around the globe.
Award-winning entries and the WaterBear Award will be announced during the New York Festivals 2022 Storytellers Gala virtual event taking place on April 26th at 6PM EST. Award-winning entries will be showcased on the TV & Film Awards winners gallery.