Port Shorts Film Festival Winners

The most accomplished Local and Open category short films under the stars as they take you to places that leave you richer for the experience. Feast on great food and live entertainment as well.

• Open to all filmmakers.
• Major prize $5000.

Winner – iRonY – Radheya Jagetha

With a first prize of $5000 AUD up for grabs, the only restriction on films entered for the Port Shorts Open Filmmakers Awards is a maximum film length of ten (10) minutes. (including titles and credits)

PORT SHORTS LOCAL FILMMAKERS AWARDS

First prize is $2000 AUD.

Only residents of the Douglas Shire, Cairns, Mareeba Shire, WINNER – Uberfleiger – James Fry

Tablelands Shire, Wujal Wujal and Cook Shire are eligble to enter Port Shorts Local Filmmakers Awards.

Maximum film length is four minutes.

WINNER – Hayden Bevis – ANT

• Major prize $500

WINNER – Paul Henri & Frank Magree – Sengatan

• Ninja Atomos

Port Shorts Music Video & Young Filmmaker Winners

Sit back and appreciate what the next generation of filmmakers are capable of as many of Australia’s best young creatives aged 18 and under showcase their skills in categories of short film, microdocumentary and music video.

JOINT WINNERS – Natalie James – FIRES / Frank Frikker – THE LEAFBLOWER

Open to all Filmmakers – worldwide

• MUSIC VIDEO
Only music videos for original compositions are eligible.
First prize – $500 AUD

WINNER – Jake Girgenti – Oswin

PORT SHORTS YOUNG FILMMAKERS AWARD – Under 18

• SHORT NARRATIVE, MICRO DOCUMENTARY – OPEN GENRE
Maximum film length four minutes. First prize Panasonic Camera Value $4100 AUD

WINNER – Raine Ward – Adore