Awards and Adjudication

One of the most exciting times at the Edmonton Short Film Festival is when the filmmakers are invited up on stage for prizes and accolades.

2017 Edmonton Short Film Festival Prizes and Judges

The fifth year of the Festival brings exciting new prizes, new movies and new judges. As we grow into a multi-day festival, the prizes will include cash awards, event passes, electronics and more. The mix of movies is very diverse with films from all genres being screened at the Red Carpet Gala on October 14 and the special Family Fun Film Festival on October 15 with General Audience movies being selected.

The 2017 team of adjudicators features Edmonton born Hollywood actor Josh Emerson,  Producer Dianne Mahoney, Writer Naddine Madell-Morgan, TV Show host Kim Hayden and Director Ben Babchishin.