We are delighted to announce the CIFF2021 Shorts Award Winners. A huge congratulations to everyone involved.
You can catch up on the Awards Show on our YouTube page.
- Grand Prix Irish Short
AN ENCOUNTER by Kelly Campbell
[Special Mention – FALL OF THE IBIS KING by Josh O’Caoimh & Mikai Geronimo]
Proudly presented by RTÉ Supporting the Arts
- Best Director: Irish Short
MISS D by Paddy Hayes
[Special Mention – FLASH_THUNDER93 by Reuben Harvey]
Supported by Screen Directors Guild Ireland
- Best Cork Short Award
CLEANER by Edwin Mullane (Lesley Conroy credited as ‘Actor as Creator’)
[Special Mention – FOXGLOVE by Michael-David McKernan]
Proudly presented by Red FM
- Grand Prix International Short
FIREFLIES (VAGALUMES) by Léo Bittencourt
- Grand Prix Documentary Short
THE ETERNAL SPRINGTIME (MÙA XUÂN VĨNH CỬU) by Viêt Vū
[Special Mention – SOME KIND OF INTIMACY by Toby Bull]
- European Film Academy 2022 Short Film Nominee
WHEN I SMILE MY EYES CLOSE (ΌΤΑΝ ΓΕΛΆΩ ΚΛΕΊΝΟΥΝ ΤΑ ΜΆΤΙΑ ΜΟΥ)
by Daniel Bolda
Thank you to our Trophy Partner, Cork Crystal for supplying the beautiful awards!