2 honorary awards will also be handed out in addition to the 10 awards in categories including a people's choice award, live script reading (for 2015 only), best all-time film, best all-time documentary, best all-time short film, best all-time online short film, best all-time performance in a video, best all-time actor, best all-time actress, and best all-time director.
The shortlisted nominees and awards will be voted for by a select panel of judges comprising of representatives from Channel 4 and by members of the British Urban Film Festival board.
The 10th annual British Urban Film Festival will officially launch on the afternoon of Thursday 17 September with the BUFF Live Script Readings at Channel 4 headquarters in Horseferry Road. The awards ceremony will be a late lunch gala affair at Ruby Blue in Leicester Square on the same day.
The full line-up of events scheduled for BUFF 2015 will be officially announced at the festival’s annual media day on Friday 21 August at Channel 4 headquarters.