Awards

Have you received a content grant from the CBF? We encourage you to showcase your achievement by applying for awards. Awards are an excellent way of gaining added recognition for your project and expanding your reach to new audiences.

The CBF is a proud partner in your project. Please keep our friendly Strategic Communications Manager informed if you are nominated so the CBF team can share your joy and support your nomination with social media promotions! And of course, we would love to cheer you on!

Here’s some inspiration to get you started.

Film festivals

Adelaide Film Festival
Adelaide International Youth Film Festival
ACMI Mojo Film Festival
Adventure Travel Film Festival
A Night of Horror Film Festival
Auckland International Film Festival
Banff Mountain Film Festival
Bayside Film Festival
Benalla Film Festival
Blue Shorts Film Festival
BOFA Film Festival
Broadway International Film Festival

Byron Bay Film Festival
Canada Independent Film Festival
Canada Shorts Film Festival
Canberra Short Film Festival
Capricorn Film Festival
Castlemaine Documentary Film Festival
Cinefest Oz
Cinewest
Drone Film Festival ANZ
Dungog Festival
Environmental Film Festival
Festival of the Sun
Films De Femmes
Fleurieu Film Festival
Flicker Fest
Focus On Ability Short Film Festival
Freshflix Fest
Gold Coast Film Festival
Great Barrier Reef Film Festival
Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour
Heart of Gold Festival
Hot Docs Festival
In The Bin Film Festival
International Wildlife Film Festival
Little Big Shots – Australia’s Film Festival for Kids
London Cinematic Film Festival
Los Angeles Diversity Film Festival
Martinique International Film Festival
Melbourne International Cinema Extravaganza
Melbourne Documentary Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival
Melbourne Queer Film Festival
Melbourne Underground Film Festival
Melbourne Women in Film FestivalMonster Fest
Mud Saltwater Short Film Fest
My State Student Film Festival
Noosa International Film Festival
Northwest High School Film FestivalPerth Film Festival
Ocean Film FestivalQueer Screen
Paris Courts Devant International Short Film Festival
Real Film Festival
Reelise Film Festival
Revelation Film Festival
RunNation Film Festival
Screen It! Film Festival

Seattle Deaf Film Festival
Short + Sweet Film FestivalShort Soup International Short Film Festival
Show Us Your Shorts FReeZA film competition
SmartFone Flick Fest
St Kilda Film Festival
SciFi Film Festival
Scinema International Science Film Festival
Stage One Film Festival
Stuffit Student Film Festival
Sydney Film Festival
Sydney World Film Festival
Tasmanian International Video Art Festival
The Other Film Festival
Tilde – Melbourne Trans & Gender Diverse Film Festival
Top Dog Film Festival
Transitions Film Festival
Tribal Film Festival
Tropfest
12 Months Film Festival
24/7 Youth Film Festival
Under 5 Minute Film Festival
Venice Film Week
Vertical Film Festival
Veterans Film Festival
Victorian Multicultural Commission Film Festival
Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival
Voiceless International Film Festival
We Care Film Fest
West End Film Festival
WINDA Indigenous Film Festival

Web fests
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