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Our submission deadlines:

December 31, - Earlybird Deadline
May 1, - Regular Deadline
July 1, - Late Deadline
October - Event Date

The film submissions for Austrian films are free due to VDFS and VAM.

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Awards that will be handed over in 2024:

Jury award: Austrian Indie Adler (trophy)
One for the best international short film (<30')
One for the best Austrian short film (<30')

Public Choice Award:  Austrian Indie Adler

Genre Awards: Certificates
Best Music Video, Best Online Film, Best Comedy
Best Love/Romance, Best Thriller, Best Horror
Best Drama, Best Animation, Best Experimental
Best Dance, Best Sci-Fi, Best Documentary
Special mentions for outstanding achievments in independent filmmaking

All films in the official selection are eligible
for a best film award in their category.
Even though Online films and semifinalists are not shown in theatre
they are also a part of the official selection and therefore qualified for receiving an award
in their category .

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