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 AWARDS
For over 60 years Cork Film Festival has celebrated excellence in filmmaking, championing new and emerging voices, as well as established filmmakers, through its prestigious Awards. Three of our Awards – the Grand Prix Irish Short, the Grand Prix International Short and the Grand Prix Documentary Short – are Academy Award®-qualifying, ensuring that the winners in Cork will automatically join the longlist for the Oscars®.
  SHORTS AWARDS
GRAND PRIX IRISH SHORT
Academy Award®-Qualifying Category
The winning film receives a prize of €1,500. Proudly supported by RTÉ
GRAND PRIX INTERNATIONAL SHORT
Academy Award®-Qualifying Category
GRAND PRIX DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Academy Award®-Qualifying Category
BEST DIRECTOR: IRISH SHORT
Supported by Screen Directors Guild Ireland
BEST CORK SHORT AWARD
Proudly presented by Red FM
Cork Film Festival is the official Irish representative for the following European awards:
EUROPEAN SHORT FILM CANDIDATE (EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2020)
EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT LUX FILM PRIZE
FEATURES AWARDS
GRADAM SPIORAD NA FÉILE (SPIRIT OF THE FESTIVAL AWARD) Presented by The Gate Cinema
The August Virgin Atlantis
Knives and Skin Land of Ashes The Painted Bird Swallow
Tito
The Unknown Saint
GRADAM NA FÉILE DO SCANNÁIN FAISNÉISE (AWARD FOR CINEMATIC DOCUMENTARY)
143 Sahara Street
The Cave (Feras Fayyad) Collective
In Our Paradise
Lost Lives
Mother
Scheme Birds
Tiny Souls
AUDIENCE AWARD
Presented by The River Lee Chosen by you, the audience.
And Then We Danced The Cave (Tom Waller) JoJo Rabbit
The Last Right
The Lighthouse
The Nightingale
Portrait Of A Lady On Fire To Live To Sing
CORK FILM FESTIVAL YOUTH JURY AWARD
Selected from the Spirit of the Festival and Cinematic Documentary Awards
        2019 AWARDS CEREMONY
Join us at the Awards Ceremony on Sunday 17 November at 4pm at the Triskel to discover the winners of Cork Film Festival 2019.
See p. 85 for details.
 Book Now: corkfifilmfest.org | 021 427 1711
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