jury statements

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VIENNA SHORTS AWARDS

The winners of the Vienna Shorts Awards may qualify for the Academy Awards®, the European Film Award and/or the Austrian Film Award.

VIENNA SHORT FILM AWARD

FICTION & DOCUMENTARY / INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

Best Film of the competition Fiction & Documentary

MÔT KHU DÁT TÓT (BLESSED LAND) by Pham Ngoc Lân
Qualifies for the Academy Awards – Live Action Short Film

 

4.000

ASIFA Austria Award

ANIMATION AVANTGARDE / INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

Best Film of the competition Animation Avantgarde

EGG by Martina Scarpelli
Qualifies for the Academy Awards – Animated Short Film
Qualifies for the European Film Awards

 

2.000 €

Donated by:

ASIFA Austria

Austrian Short Film Award

AUSTRIAN COMPETITION

Best Film of the Austrian Competition

EIGENTLICH VERGANGEN (FAR FROM PAST) by Nicole Foelsterl
Qualifiziert für den Österreichischen Filmpreis
Qualifies for the Academy Awards – Documentary Short Subject


3.000 €
&
2.000 € (voucher for
AV postproduction)

Donated by:

VdFS
viennaFX & Blautöne

Austrian Music Video Award

AUSTRIAN MUSIC VIDEO AWARD / NATIONAL MUSIC VIDEO COMPETITION

Best Austrian Music Video

ITALY & (THIS IS) WATER for Soap&Skin by Anja Plaschg and Ioan Gavriel
Qualifies for the the Austrian Film Award

 

1.000 €

Donated by:

FAMA

JURY PRIZE

The winners of the Jury Prizes may qualify for the Academy Awards®, the European Film Award and/or the Austrian Film Award.

Jury Award—Fiction & Documentary

BLACK BUS STOP by Kevin Jerome Everson and Claudrena N. Harold

 

1,050 € + 1 month in Vienna
Artist-in-Residence Stipend

Donated by:

Q21/MQ

 

 

Jury Award—Animation Avantgarde

SPLASH by Shen Jie

 

1,050 € + 1 month in Vienna Artist-in-Residence Stipend

Donated by:

Q21/MQ

 

 

Jury Award—Austrian Competition

NUIT by Grzegorz Kielawski and Alexander Bayer

 

2,000 € + 1,000 € voucher for postproduction

Donated by:

VAM, viennaFX and Blautöne

 

 

special awards

Elfi Dassanowsky Award

for the Best Female Director

Nicole Foelsterl for EIGENTLICH VERGANGEN (FAR FROM PAST)

 

1.000 €

Youth Jury Award

for the Best film of the Austrian Competition

A GUY PROPOSES TO HIS GIRLFRIEND ON A MOUNTAIN
by Bernhard Wenger

 

1,000 € postproduction voucher

Donated by:

viennaFX & Blautöne

Vimeo Staff Pick Award

for the Best Film in competition

4:3 by Ross Hogg

 

$ 2,500 + Vimeo Staff Pick (promoted online release)

Donated by:

Vimeo

AUDIENCE AWARDS

VIS Audience Award 2019

Most popular film of the festival

EGG by Martina Scarpelli

 

VIS trophy

Prix Très Chic

Pour Le Film Le Plus Extraordinaire

EGG by Martina Scarpelli

 

VIS Trophäe

ORF.AT Audience Award

Most popular Austrian Film (up to 10 min)

APFELMUS by Alexander Gratzer

 

500 €

Donated by:

ORF Online