Award & Prize (IKSFF 2022)

We will screen all selected projects virtually and also send ‘selection laurel’ to the filmmakers by mail. Then from the selected films, five are nominated for each award category. These nominated films will again get ‘laurel of nomination’ and will honor on our website and social media accounts. From these nominated films, the award winner will be declared. The winning film will get ‘winner laurel’, a certificate, and a medal with their film name and name of the award category embedded on it.  We will conduct a special offline screening in our city for the award-winning films.

There are a total of 15 categories with awards for each. The categories are::

1. BEST SHORT FILM
2. BEST DOCUMENTARY
3. BEST DIRECTOR (SHORT FILM)
4. BEST ACTOR (SHORT FILM)
5. BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (SHORT FILM)
6. BEST INDIAN (SHORT FILM)
7. BEST BENGALI SHORT FILM
8. MOST PROMISING DIRECTOR (FEMALE)
9. MOST PROMISING DIRECTOR (MALE)
10. BEST CONCEPT (SHORT FILM)
11. BEST BACKGROUND SCORE MUSIC (SHORT FILM)
12. JURY AWARD – BEST DOP
13. BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (SHORT FILM)
14. BEST CHILD ACTOR (SHORT FILM)
15. BEST SHORT FILM (FESTIVAL COMMITTEE CHOICE)

All these award-winning films will get Laurel, Certificate, Medal (or Memento), Both online and offline screening, and social media promotion. 

Award & Prize (IKSFF 2022)

IKSFF 2021

The list of 9 category WINNERS for International Kolkata Short Film Festival – IKSFF 2021:

1. Best Short film –Pe (India)
2. Best Documentary film – Through the Eyes of an Artist ( India )
3. Best Public Service Announcement (PSA) – Freedom (India)
4. Best Director (Short film) – Alireja Teimoori ( Mostafa from Iran)
5. Best Director (Documentary film) – Diana Dai (Covid and Who I am Now from Canada )
6. Best Actor (Short film) – Madhurima Ghosh (Duggi from India)
7. Best Indian (Short film) – Mulaqat (India)
8. Best Cinematography (Short film) – Vadim Alsayed (Pipo and Blind love from France)
9. Best Animation (Short film) 
Maa (India)

Winners of 2021 IKSFF