Award Winning Short Films

The following links list the official selections and award winning short films for each edition of The Discover Film Awards. The film festival judging panel look for the very best short films. These are stories that share a glimpse of filmmakers lives. What bothers them or makes them laugh. Of injustices, of unsung heroes, Of the serious, the bizarre, the funny or just where filmmakers’ imaginations take them.

There are award winning short films in various categories. These include Judges’ Choice, Audience Award, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Cinematography. In addition, there are various category awards including best short film in each of action, animation, drama, sci-fi, documentary, horror, comedy and experimental. There are also special category awards including best student film and Director Without Borders, which rewards filmmakers who have made an exceptional short film in a country where film making is difficult.

List of film festival winning films

Eighth Edition
Seventh Edition
Sixth Edition
Fifth Edition
Fourth Edition
Third Edition
Second Edition
First Edition