What do you stand to win? This year's film festival will end with live events for shortlisted films as well as prizes. 


We will shortlist up to ten films to receive: 

  • International screenings: check the Screening Partners page for the latest details.
  • A USD 250 screening fee
  • A one-year digital subscription to Scientific American
  • A personalised certificate


Our eminent judges will decide the top two prizes.

  • First Prize: USD 1500 & an engraved trophy
  • Runner Up: USD 1000 & an engraved trophy 

The film-watching public will get to vote for their favourite too, deciding the People's Choice award by online vote on the shortlist:

  • People’s Choice: USD 500 & an engraved trophy