SHORT FILM AWARDS

June 2017 Winners

2017 Awards

November 2017 Winners

Platinum Awards

​celebrate truly remarkable films with the highest scores from our panel..
Gold Awards

celebrate incredible films with the second highest scores from our panel.
Silver Awards

awarded to unforgettable films with the third highest scores from our panel.
​Bronze Awards

awarded to films with high artistic achievement with the fourth highest scores from our panel.
​Find out more about awards here


Meet our Award-Winning Filmmakers in the Spotlight

The best independent short films of 2017

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1973 - An Untold Story

by Natraaj Maharshi

Spotlight Bronze Award


A Little Memory
by Nancy Wennan Zhang

Spotlight Gold Award

Acres of Diamonds
by Shawn Small 

Spotlight Gold Award

Ape
by Josh Hutcherson

Spotlight Gold Award


Beauté
by Mattheus Carpenter 

Spotlight Bronze Award


Behind the Scenes Look: Live Television Production - Technical Directing
by Paul Overacker 

Spotlight Bronze Award

Charlie's Gift
by Duane Journey

Spotlight Gold Award


cupid is not a terrorist
by bellopropello

Spotlight Gold Award

Does a Bear Need Many Glasses?
by Wei Cui 

Spotlight Silver Award

Filling In
by Bradley Hawkins 

Spotlight Silver Award


Innocence Lost
by Alixx Covington

Spotlight Silver Award


"It's getting darker every day"
by Natalie MacMahon

Spotlight Silver Award

On the Road Again
by Loghan Stong

Spotlight Bronze Award

prime perfect
by Tom Bessoir 

Spotlight Bronze Award


​Somewhere To Sit
by Joe Wyatt 

Spotlight Gold Award


Spark
by Michelle Elise Harding, Daniel Merlin Miller, Christopher Orangeo

Spotlight Silver Award


​Take a Picture Rosie
by Mike Dillon 

Spotlight Bronze Award


The Babies
by Yuval Shrem 

Spotlight Gold Award


The Cards
by David Blankleider

Spotlight Gold Award


The First Date
by Tim Kinner 

Spotlight Bronze Award


The Pact
by Nonie D. Clark

Spotlight Silver Award

The Wolves' Game
by Andres Delzo

Spotlight Gold Award


Treasure
by Shelia Wofford 

Spotlight Bronze Award


Unseen
by Justin Krul 

Spotlight Gold Award


Walking
by Justyn Bell 

Spotlight Silver Award


Won't Somebody Think of the Children?!
by Giorgi Plys-Garzotto 

Spotlight Bronze Award