Quarterly Awards

  1. Festival Laurel, Certificate, for quarterly category award winners (selected by our Jury) and an award of the Audience (selected by the public during the live screening event in Varna, Bulgaria).
  2. A TOUR of winning shorts in four countries United Kingdom (London & Leeds), Germany (Munich), Bulgaria (Varna) and UAE (Dubai) in front of live audience.
  3. All main category Award winning films receive a published review on the film festival website and if applicable on their IMDB page.

Annual Awards

  1. Festival Laurel, Certificate and Trophy for Annual Award Winners (selected by our jury) at these FOUR levels GOLD, SILVER, BRONZE plus AUDIENCE Award (selected by the public during the live screening event in Varna, Bulgaria) for best shorts, which will receive sponsorship rewards.
  2. A TOUR of winning shorts in four countries United Kingdom (London & Leeds), Germany (Munich), Bulgaria (Varna) and UAE (Dubai) in front of live audience.
  3. All winning films receive a published review on the film festival website and if applicable on their IMDB page.

Additional

  1. ALL Quarterly and Annual winners receive consideration for distribution from major international short film distributors.
  2. BTS footage if available of all award winners will be considered for publication on the film festival website.
  3. On camera interviews of all annual and quarterly award winners will be published on the film festival social media.
  4. The film festival social media and website will provide a platform for promotion of nominated and award winning filmmakers, as well as it will act as an educational and training resource for the filmmakers to facilitate their further professional growth.