About the Festival

The 21st century is an era rapid development of visual art, modern technologies enable people to obtain information and be up to date with changes around the world.  Our vision of world is mostly based on cameramen and their professionalism, besides they remain unknown, standing behind cameras.  Cameramen often at the expanse of his/her life provide us shots from the epicenter of military actions or zone of natural disasters, on the other hand movie cameramen are catching our eyes with  charming and fascinating shots.

From 2009, Georgia hosts International Festival of TV and Movie Cameramen “Golden Eye”, the main goal of the festival is to support the development of movie and TV cameramen, promote and stimulate their work, identify and encourage the best. Festival attracts participants from all over the world and as visitors are mentioning it is a unique event.

Submission entries from all over the world are judged by leading professionals of the field. Grand prix “Golden Eye” is assigned to distinguished work.


Winners of „Golden Eye“ are revealed in the following nominations:



Who can participate:




In the scope of the festival, following events will take place:

International Exhibition of Broadcast Equipment


“Golden Eye” is an annual exhibition of broadcast equipment, which takes place in Georgia. World leading broadcast manufacturers: Sony, Canon, Avid, Sony, Canon, Avid, Fujifilm, JVC, etc. are taking part in it.


The exhibition is open to all visitors from any country of the world. It is worth mentioning that a similar type of event does not hold throughout the region. There is a great interest towards the exhibition, as from the region's major countries as well as from neighboring countries.  


In the frame of the exhibition visitors have a wonderful opportunity to meet representatives of leading manufacturer companies, get acknowledge with latest technologies and products.


Golden Eye Content Market

In this year for the first time, Golden Eye Content Market will take place together with the 3rd International Exhibition of Broadcast Equipment , world leading production and  distribution companies will take part in this event. On Golden Eye Content Market you can find major broadcasters of Georgia and region.  It should be mentioned, that this kind of event is the only one in the region.  



World leading manufacturer’s presentations

Representatives of leading broadcast manufacturer companies are visiting to the festival annually, they host presentations and workshops, introduce the latest trends.


Master classes from special guests

The Festival is annually visited by well-known specialists, who host master classes about interesting topics for beginners and professional cameramen.


Open screenings of Submitted Works

Open screenings of nominated works are held annually, that gives possibilities to every visitor to get introduce with them.