'Star Wars Fan Awards' Now Accepting Submissions!

  We've previously reported the exciting news about the official Star Wars Fan Awards, where fans of all stripes can showcase their talents. Well, now is an exciting time as StarWarsFanAwards.com is officially accepting submissions, from now until September, 17.  For more information on how the awards will be decided and the voting procedures, be sure to check out the official announcement and the Fan Awards website itself.

For the first time ever, Lucasfilm and StarWars.com will honor fan-made films and other most impressive projects in several categories across four genres:

  As a reminder, there are four main categories:

• Videos – Long (Up to 5 Minutes) and Short (Up to 15 Seconds): Best Animation, Best Stop Motion, Best Comedy, Best Choreography, Best Visual Effects, Audience Choice, Filmmaker Select, Spirit of Fandom
• Photos: Best Scene-Inspired Photo, Best Family Portrait, Best Throwback Photo, Best Original Concept, Funniest, Best Pet Photography, Best Star Wars Food Presentation, Best in Show, Audience Choice
• Visual Art: Best Digital Art, Best Poster Art, Best Custom Costume, Best 2-D/Traditional Art, Best 3-D/Physical Art, Best Custom Figure, Best Custom Diorama, Best in Show, Audience Choice

Article by: Mohammad "Grand Master" Ziad