The annual Travel Video Awards (TVAs) honor innovative and inspiring travel videos released in 2018 by both Independent filmmakers and brands from across the globe. Nominees will be invited to attend the Travel Video Award ceremony held at NAB Show in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 9, 2019.
The 2018 TVAs were the inaugural awards program recognizing filmmaking excellence in and around the travel industry. With hundreds of entries from 26 countries and numerous global brands, indie filmmaker Kevin Clerc clinched the NOMAD Award for his film Mexico, and the Croatia National Tourism Board and travel host-vlogger Holly Tuggy, respectively, won the Audience Awards. View 2018 winners and nominees for a closer look at the first ever TVAs.
Each month the TVAs features an interview with a filmmaker and a brand or agency creating relevant, inspiring, sometimes trendsetting, sometimes groundbreaking content in the travel video industry.
Swiss filmmaker and photographer Antoine Janssens’s Incredible India partners with India & You, a travel agency specializing in personalized tours of the subcontinent, to create a stunning video capturing everything from the lush natural landscapes to the buzzing intensity of India’s cities to the holy sanctity of its landmarks. Janssens spoke with the Travel Video Awards to discuss how he partnered with India & You, his creative process, and how he crashed a drone in Thailand.
With their Travel Project videos, Contiki is hoping to personalize travel and show how various influencers weave the traveling experiences into their lives and into the context of the broader world. The company finds unique vloggers to travel on their trips, experience various cultures, and tell their personal story of the trip. We caught up with Ginny Copestake, the Chief Marketing Officer for the Contiki Marketing Lab, to dig deeper into the Travel Project and the ideas behind it.
This year’s NAB Show New York was a great success. Keep checking back for new TVA events.
NAB Show will be April 6-11, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Program details for this TVAs event are forthcoming.
Register now for NAB Show by using the code TVA19 for a free Exhibits Pass. Hit the “Register” button below to get started.
*Starting March 25, a $50 fee will be applied.
The Travel Video Awards database (TVAdb) features curated travel videos from around the world created by filmmakers, industry brands and agencies alike. Sort videos by filmmakers, agencies, brands, and destinations, as well as by TVA nominees and winners. TVAdb aims to be the ultimate resource to find the best travel videos being produced around the world, to identify new talent, and to discover global travel destinations.