Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films

Sydney Film Festival’s short film competition has launched the careers of directors, writers, producers, cinematographers and other film creatives in its 50-year-history.

The 10 finalists compete for three illustrious prizes: the Dendy Live Action Short Award; the Rouben Mamoulian Award for Best Director; and the Yoram Gross Animation Award. In addition, each finalist qualifies for the Event Cinemas Australian Short Screenplay Award.

2019 Event Cinemas Australian Short Screenplay Award: Ties That Bind
2019 Yoram Gross Animation Award: Sohrab and Rustum
2019 Dendy Live Action Short Award: All These Creatures
2019 Rouben Mamoulian Award for Best Director: All These Creatures

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