10th Anniversary: Official Competition 2017

The Official Competition celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2017, marking a decade of awarding the Sydney Film Prize to each year’s most 'audacious, cutting-edge and courageous' film. The competition is endorsed by FIAPF, the regulating body for international film festivals, and is judged by a jury of five international and Australian filmmakers and industry professionals. The $63,000 cash prize is presented at SFF’s Closing Night ceremony on Sunday 18 June.

Previous winners

Aquarius (2016)

Arabian Nights (2015)

Two Days, One Night (2014)

Only God Forgives (2013)

Alps (2012)

A Separation (2011)

Heartbeats (2010)

Bronson (2009)

Hunger (2008)