238 films. From 71 countries. 16 cinemas. 12 days. One Festival.
The Best Film Award recognises inspiring, inventive and distinctive filmmaking.
The Sutherland Award recognises the most original and imaginative directorial debut.
The Grierson Award recognises films with integrity, originality, and social or cultural significance.
The Short Film Award recognises short form works with a unique cinematic voice and a confident handling of chosen theme and content.
In-your-face, up-front and arresting: films that take you out of your comfort zone.
From laugh-out-loud through romantic comedy to dry and understated – humour in all its forms.
Nerve-shredders that’ll get your adrenalin pumping and keep you on the edge of your seat.
Whether it’s the journey or the destination, films to transport you and shift your perspective.