2021 Awards

Flickerfest presents a huge range of cash & industry-supported prizes to our competing filmmakers for all competition programmes.
Flickerfest is an Academy® Qualifying and BAFTA Recognised Short Film Festival.
Please click here for Academy® information, & here for BAFTA information.
View last years: Flickerfest 2020 Awards Announcement here (pdf).

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

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Flickerfest Award
Best International Short Film (Academy® Qualifying)
Prize: $2,500 AUD

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Yoram Gross Award
Best International Animated Short Film (Academy® Qualifying)
Prize: $1,000 AUD

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SAE Creative Media Institute Award
Best Use of Digital Technology In A Short Film
Prize: $500 AUD

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Flickerfest Award
Best Documentary Short Film (Academy® Qualifying)
Prize: $500 AUD

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Azure Productions Award
Best Rainbow Short

Prize: $500 AUD

AUSTRALIAN AWARDS

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Panasonic Lumix Award

Best Australian Short Film (Academy® Qualifying)
Prize: – DC-S1 RMKIT – S Series Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Kit
and S1R+24-105mm lens – RRP $6,899

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Yoram Gross Award
Best Australian Animation Short Film
Prize: $1,000 AUD

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Spectrum Films Award
Best Direction in an Australian Short Film
Prize: 1 x post-production support valued at $5,000

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Avid Award
Best Editing in an Australian Short Film
Prize: 2-year subscription Avid Media Composer software valued at over $1,300 AUD

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Avid Award
Best Original Music in an Australian Short Film
Prize: 1-year subscription of Avid Pro Tools Ultimate software, plus 1-year subscription of Avid Sibelius software valued at over $1,200 AUD

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John Barry Award
Best Cinematography in an Australian Short Film
Prize: Tripod valued at over $1000 AUD

Samantha Rebillet award
Rebel8 Award
Outstanding Emerging Female Director 
In honour of Samantha Rebillet
Prize: $1000 AUD

SAE FLiCKERUP AWARDS

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SAE Creative Media Institute FlickerUp Award
Best High School Short Film
Prize: $500 AUD

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Yoram Gross FlickerUp Award
Best High School Animated Short Film
Prize: $250 AUD

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Avid FlickerUp Award
Best Editing in a High School Short Film
Prize: 2-year subscription Avid Media Composer software valued at over $1,300 AUD

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Parker’s Organic Juices FlickerUp Award
Best Primary School Short Film
Prize: $250 AUD