Awards Info

Sponsored by the Hollywood Professional Association


To promote creative artistry in the field of post production, and recognize the achievement of talent, innovation and engineering excellence in the larger professional media content industry. The first annual HPA Awards were held in November, 2006.

Show Date

November 16, 2017

Show Location

Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049

Awards Given

Color Grading, Editing, Sound and Visual Effects in Film, Television and Commercials.
There are also special awards for Engineering Excellence, HPA Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation, as well as the Charles S. Swartz Award and Lifetime Achievement Awards.


The show attracts about 500 people and consistently sells out. Attendees are a broad mix of individuals in post production and the entertainment industry. This includes heads of the studios as well as executives, the top creative talent in post production, executives and management from post facilities, manufacturers of hardware and software, post supervisors, directors of photography, editors and representatives of the industry guilds, unions and professional associations, as well as individuals from the businesses that support post production.



 More About HPA & The Awards  

Board Of Directors Awards Committee Past Winners About The Trophy

Press Releases Nominations for The 11th Annual HPA Awards

2016 Winner of Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation 2016 Winners of Engineering Excellence Awards 2016 HPA Awards Winners


Press Contact

Chris Purse, Ignite

Awards Contact

Alicia Rock, Awards Coordinator