Grand Prix Irish Short Award (Academy Award® Qualifying)

FARAH ABUSHWESHA – Producer (The Last Photograph, 2017)
AIFRIC NÍ CHIANÁIN – Executive Producer, RTE Arts
RAELENE CASEY – Access Manager, Irish Film Archive

 

Grand Prix International Short Award (Academy Award® Qualifying)

FRANK BERRY – Director (Michael Inside, 2017)
MARTA MIQUEL IRIARTE – AVA Project Manager, La Guarimba Short Film Festival
OONAGH KEARNEY – Director (Oíche Nollaig Na mBan, 2016)

 

Gradam Spiorad Na Féile / Spirit of the Festival Award

CHARLENE LYDON – Programmer, Light House Cinema
MARK O’HALLORAN – UCC Screenwriter in Residence

Award for Cinematic Documentary

NEASA NÍ CHIANÁIN – Director (School Life, 2017)
GABOR PERTIC – International Programmer, Hot Docs
VANESSA TOVELL – Chief Operating Officer, Lightbox Entertainment