MPSE Golden Reel Award Categories and Rules

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GENERAL RULES AND TECHNICAL SPECS

BLUE RIBBON PANEL VOTING PROCEDURES FOR FEATURE FILMS

FEATURE

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Animation

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Documentary

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Foreign Language Feature

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Motion Picture – Music Score

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Motion Picture – Musical

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Motion Picture – Dialogue/ADR

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Feature Motion Picture – Effects/Foley

 

BROADCAST MEDIA VOTING PROCEDURES

BROADCAST MEDIA

(TELEVISION / CABLE / STREAMING / ON-LINE / NON-THEATRICAL)

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Live Action Under 30:00

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Music

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Dialogue/ADR

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Effects/Foley

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Music

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Dialogue/ADR

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Effects/Foley

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Single Presentation

(- Episodic Short Form is 30 - 75 minutes in length, Episodic Long Form is over 75 minutes)
(- Episodic is repeating episodes of 5 or more, less than 5 is Single Presentation)

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Animation Long Form

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Documentary

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Feature

 

GAMING

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Computer Cinematic

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Computer Interactive Game Play

 

OTHER

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Animation Short Form

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Student Film

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Special Venue (includes Virtual Reality)

 

Individual Recognition

Motion Picture Sound Editors Career Achievement Award

Motion Picture Sound Editors Filmmaker of the Year Award