2021 Winners 

Best International Short Film
The Rope, Directed by Boris Dobrovolskiy, 30min, Drama, Russia, 2017

Best Director
Farmers, Directed by Tim Carlier, 18min, Sci-Fi Comedy, Australia, 2021

As Simple as That, Directed by Luciana Bitencourt, 19min, Comedy-Drama LGBTQ, Brazil, 2021

Best Music Video
Graindelavoix: Saint Anthony’s Fire, Directed by Sebastian Pańczyk, 7min, Music Video, Poland, 2020

Best Horror
Lips & Tips, Directed by Christian Koch, 30min, Horror, Germany, 2021

Best Comedy
Wormhole in The Washer, Directed by Paireac Keane, 18min, Comedy, Ireland, 2020

Best Animation
Soft Rain, Directed by Sacha Goedegebure, 7min, Animation, Singapore, 2021

Best Student
Vlada Goes to London, Directed by Arti Savchenko, 22min, Drama, Israel, 2020

Best Documentary
A Man in Chain, Directed by Alireza Mirasadollah, 22min, Documentary, UK, 2021

Best Sound Design
Gorilla Post, The Dead Hands of Dublin, Directed by Leo Crowley, 8min, Animation Thriller, Ireland, 2020

Best Score/Music
Karl Steven, June, Directed by Dwayne Cameron, 15min, Sci-Fi Drama, New Zealand, 2021

Best Actor
Gerry Cannon, Acheron, Directed by Tommy Creagh, 16min, Drama, Ireland, 2021

Best Actress
Keeya King, The Blactor, Directed by Rukiya Bernard, 13min, Drama, Canada, 2021

Best Irish Short
Barriers, Directed by Fiach Kunz, 13min, Drama Thriller, Ireland, 2020