Home Media Magazine is presenting the Fifth Annual Latino DVD Awards on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, California.
The evening will kick off with a cocktail reception followed by dinner and an awards ceremony presenting the winners of the Latino DVD Awards. The awards will honor the top Latino titles of 2008 in several categories.
Registration rates for DEG and EMA members are $125 and $150 for non-members through April 20. A panel of judges will select the winners based on submissions and category relevance. Submissions are being accepted now through March 27.
There is no entry fee for sponsors of the event; for all others, the entry fee is $150 per title, per category. There is no limit on the number of entries.
A Best of Show award also will be presented to the title the judges deem the best all around from the entire pool of submissions. All entries will be considered for this category.
Please return the entry form with valid contact information, along with 10 finished-product copies of each submission to:
Latino Awards c/o Kaitlyn DeWaard
Home Media Magazine
201 Sandpointe Avenue, Suite 500
Santa Ana, CA 92707
The deadline is Friday, March 27, 2009. Titles received after this date may not be eligible for consideration. For entries from non-sponsors, please make checks payable to Home Media Magazine, and note Latino DVD Awards in the reference line and send with your product copies to the address above. Entry forms can be found at www.HomeMediaMagazine.com or https://questex.wufoo.com/forms/the-fifth-annual-latino-dvd-awards for the online version.
Categories this year include:
- Best Theatrical DVD
- Best Non-theatrical DVD
- Best TV DVD
- Best Blu-ray
- Best Special Features/Bonus Materials
- Best Classic DVD
- Best Children’s DVD
- Best Music DVD
- Best Stand-Up Comedy DVD
- Best Boxed Set/Collector’s Edition DVD
- Best Packaging