The 2018-2019 Awards Season Calendar

Your guide to the when, where, what, and who for the biggest awards of the season.

by | October 23, 2018 | Comments

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Grab the popcorn and cozy into some stadium seating because the 2018-19 award season is now in full swing. And while some of the niche film critics’ awards dates are still TBD, we do know that it’s time to set calendar reminders for the Golden Globes, Film Independent Spirit Awards, SAG Awards and, of course, the 2019 Academy Awards.

You can keep track of these and others’ nomination announcements and awards ceremonies with the below schedule, which will be updated with more news and information as it happens. Good luck on your Oscar pool! (And your Gotham Independent Film Awards Nominations Poll – if you’re that hardcore.)

September 2018

Monday, September 17 – Emmy Awards (NBC, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT)

October 2018

Monday, October 15- Critics’ Choice Documentary Nominations
Thursday, October 18 – Gotham Independent Film Awards Nominations
Wednesday, October 24 – International Documentary Association Awards Nominations Announced
Wednesday, October 31 – British Independent Film Awards Nominations

November 2018

Saturday, November 10 – Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards
Sunday, November 11 – People’s Choice Awards
Friday, November 16 – Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations
Tuesday, November 20 – Producers Guild of America Documentary Nominations
Monday, November 26 – Gotham Independent Film Awards
Tuesday, November 27 – National Board of Review Awards
Thursday, November 29 – New York Film Critics Circle Awards Voting

December 2018

Sunday, December 2 – British Independent Film Awards
Monday, December 3 – Annie Awards Nominations Announced
Monday, December 3 – Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards
Tuesday, December 4 – AFI Awards Honorees Announced
Wednesday, December 5 – Grammy Awards Nominations
Thursday, December 6 – Golden Globe Nominations
Thursday, December 6 – Writers Guild of America TV Nominations
Saturday, December 8 – International Documentary Association Awards
Sunday, December 9 – Philadelphia Film Critics Circle Awards
Monday, December 10 – Critics’ Choice Film + TV Nominations
Wednesday, December 12 – Screen Actors Guild Nominations
Thursday, December 13 – Black Reel Awards Nominations
Friday, December 14 – Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
Saturday, December 15 – European Film Awards
Sunday, December 16 – Boston Society of Film Critics Awards
Monday, December 17 – Oscar Shortlists Announced
Tuesday, December 18 – Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
Wednesday, December 26 – North Carolina Film Critics Association Nominations Announced
Wednesday, December 26 – Online Film Critics Society Nominations

January 2019

Wednesday, January 2 – North Carolina Film Critics Association Winners Announced
Wednesday, January 2 – Online Film Critics Society Winners Announced
Thursday, January 3 – GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics’ Dorian Awards Nominations
Friday, January 4 – AFI Awards 2018 Luncheon
Friday, January 4 – Producers Guild of America Award Nominations
Saturday, January 5 – National Society of Film Critics Awards
Sunday, January 6 – Golden Globe Awards (NBC, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT)
Monday, January 7 – American Society of Cinematographers Nominations
Monday, January 7 – Association of Cinema Editors Eddie Nominations
Monday, January 7 – Art Directors Guild Nominations
Monday, January 7 – Directors Guild of America TV + Documentary Nominations
Monday, January 7 – New York Film Critics Circle Awards
Monday, January 7 – Writers Guild of America Film Nominations
Tuesday, January 8 – Cinema Audio Society Nominations
Tuesday, January 8 – Directors Guild of America Film Nominations
Wednesday, January 9 – BAFTAs Nominations
Thursday, January 10 – Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominations
Thursday, January 10 – Makeup and Hairstyling Guild Nominations
Saturday, January 12 – GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics’ Dorian Awards
Sunday, January 13 – Critics’ Choice Film + TV Awards
Tuesday, January 15 – USC Scripter Nominations
Tuesday, January 15 – Visual Effects Society Nominations
Saturday, January 19 – Producers Guild of America Awards
Sunday, January 20 – Online Film & Television Association Film Nominations
Monday, January 21 – Motion Picture Sound Editors’ Golden Reel Nominations
Tuesday, January 22 – Academy Awards Nominations
Sunday, January 27 – Screen Actors Guild Awards (TNT, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT)

February 2019

Sunday, February 1 – Association of Cinema Editors Eddie Awards
Saturday, February 2 – Annie Awards
Sunday, February 2 – Art Directors Guild Awards
Saturday, February 2 – Directors Guild of America Awards
Tuesday, February 5 – Visual Effects Society Awards
Thursday, February 7 – Black Reel Awards
Friday, February 9 – American Society of Cinematographers Awards
Friday, February 9 – USC Scripter Awards
Sunday, February 10 – Grammy Awards (CBS, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT)
Sunday, February 10 – BAFTAs
Saturday, February 16 – Cinema Audio Society Awards
Sunday, February 17 – Motion Picture Sound Editors’ Golden Reel Awards
Sunday, February 17 – Online Film & Television Association Film Winners Announced
Sunday, February 17 – Writers Guild of America Awards
Tuesday, February 19 – Costume Designers Guild Awards
Tuesday, February 19 – Makeup and Hairstyling Guild Awards
Saturday, February 23 – Film Independent Spirit Awards
Sunday, February 24 – Academy Awards (ABC, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT)

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