Meaning of film award in English:

film award


  • An award given in recognition of an achievement in the film industry.

    ‘the movie has already won several international film awards’
    • ‘the film award season is upon us’
    • ‘He was adjudged the second best actor in the State film awards.’
    • ‘Edna won a European Film Award for Best Supporting Player in 1989 for her performance in Mike Leigh's High Hopes.’
    • ‘The State film award presentation ceremony the other day was a memorable event.’
    • ‘But, one year, three movies and a best film award later, Hearne dropped out of film school.’
    • ‘Despina, a medium-length feature film, received the Best Film Award in the Thessaloniki Film Festival of the same year.’
    • ‘The Academy Awards are the most prominent film awards in the United States and arguably the world.’
    • ‘BBC Films titles have won an Oscar, five Golden Globes and numerous BAFTA film awards.’
    • ‘He was nominated 54 times for various film awards, virtually sweeping every Best Actor honor for "Capote" in 2006.’
    • ‘The film is currently riding high across international film awards nominations and at the US Box office.’
    • ‘The film awards reward the best work of any nationality seen on British movie theater screens during the preceding year.’