Best Short Film
The Avocado
by Darwin Serink

Best Drama
by Clare Cooney

Best Comedy
Sac de Merde
by Greg Chwerchak

Best Cinematography
The Colorful Life of Jenny P.
by Daniele Barbiero

Best Foreign Short
by Alasdair K Boyce

Best Horror Short
Devil’s Play
Neil Ely, Lloyd Eyre-Morgan

Best Thriller Short
by Drew Macdonald

Best Sci-Fi Short
by Carroll Brown

Best Horror Comedy Short
by David Hess

Best LGBTQ Short
Magic H8 Ball
by Dan Hass

Best Animated Short
The Catcher
by Cassie Guidry

Best Action Short
by Daniel Rübesam

​Best Documentary Short
Halter Off
by Jake Bulgarino

Best Experimental Short
Who's With Me
by Tadas Staponavicius

Best Mini-Short
Inside The House
by Jennifer Bonior, Dycee Wildman

Best Student Short
The Art of Foley
by Sara Karimipour

Best Local Short
by Rob Sorensen

Best Local Comedy Short
Dick Pic Professional
by Sarah Alison Hodges

Best Local Drama Short
My Mother When She Was Younger
by Weston Manders

Best Local Action Short
Keep The Engine Running
by Tim Johnson

Best Director
Minor Turbulence
by Jared Houseman

Best Ensemble Cast
Holiday Hostage
by Abby Walla & David Storch
Cast: Maggie Wheeler, Don Stark, Bunny Levine, David Storch and Abby Walla

Best Actor
Toneey Acevedo
The Avocado
by Darwin Serink

Best Actress
Karina Wolfe
Thirsty Girl
by Sean Berger

2018 Awards