Awards & Competitions
IFFR’s most prestigious competition celebrates the innovative spirit of up-and-coming filmmakers from all over the world.
Ammodo Tiger Short Competition
At IFFR, short films have their own competition.
Bright Future Competition
First feature length films being presented in world or international premiere in this section are eligible for the Bright Future Award.
Big Screen Competition
The winning film will be released in Dutch cinemas.
BankGiro Loterij Audience Award
The audience decides which film wins.
Hubert Bals Fund Audience Award
The Audience Award for a Hubert Bals Fund-supported film.
IFFR Youth Jury Award
The IFFR Youth Jury Award jury knows how to find true audience favorites.
International film journalists select the best film from Bright Future.
Awarded to the best Asian feature film.
The 'Circle of Dutch Film Journalists' select their favorite film.
Voices Short Audience Award
This new award puts the spotlight on the less experimental and more narrative-driven short film.
Found Footage Award
This new Found Footage Award is given to a filmmaker who has made outstanding use of archive material by a special jury.
Arte International Prize
CineMart award to support and promote independent films.
For a CineMart project that is an European co-production.
Wouter Barendrecht Award
For young filmmakers with a project selected for CineMart.
Filmmore Post-Production Award
Cinemart award for post-production, granted by Filmmore.