The 2020 edition of Austin Film Festival has been screened virtually from 22th to 29th October, winners have been announced. This was the 27th edition of FF; the festival is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Animated Short Jury Award, Narrative Short Jury Award, Documentary Short Jury Award.

Audience Awards to Short Films

Narrative Short
The Yellow Dress by Alex Ko

Documentary Short
Little Rink by Lisa Melmed

Animated Short
To: Gerard by Taylor Meacham

Narrative Student Short
Molly Robber by Austin Hall, Zach Visviks

Jury Awards to Short Films

Narrative Short
The Recordist by Indianna Bell, Josiah Allen

Narrative Student Short
Home by Adewale Olukayode

Documentary Short
Blood on our Side by Rodrigo Hernandez and Elpida Nikou

Animated Short
To The Dusty Sea by Héloïse Ferlay