There are four major awards up for contention in the festival:

  • The Effie Baker award for Best Film

  • The Sirus Naraqi award for Most Original Concept

  • The Manutschehr Gabriel award for Achievemen

  • The Audience Choice award (as voted by the audience at the opening night)

You can learn more about the awards themselves and the people they are named in honor of by reading our About the Awards page.