The 2021 edition of Minimalen Short Film Festival, started on January 12th and ended on the 17th, was the 33rd edition of the festival. The winners have been announced.

International Competition

Best International Film
Da Yie by Anthony Nti (Ghana)

Honorable Mentions
Sun Dog by Dorian Jespers (Belgium)
Wood child & hidden forest mother by Stephen Irwin (United Kingdom)

Audience Award International Competition
The invisibile boy by James Fitzgerald (Ireland)

International and Nordic CompetitionThe Raskin Spirit Festival Award
Witness by Ali Asgari (Iran)

Nordic Competition

Best Norwegian Film
What is a woman? by Marin Håskjold (Norway)

Best Nordic Film
The fantastic by Maija Blåfield (Finland)

Best Nordic Animation or Art Film
Shergar by Cora McKenna (Denmark)

Best Nordic Fiction
The affected by Rikke Gregersen (Norway)

Best Norwegian Prerunner
Sult by Kenneth Karlstad (Norway)

One-minute-film Competitions

Best One-minute-film (Young)
Når Du Minst Venter Det by heodor Haugen, Mads Weiseth, Randi Glomsrud, Monja Kjøsnes (Norway)

Best One-minute-film (Adult)
Mellom Deg Og Meg by Pia Johanne Garsrud, Lene Marie Hegge, Tonje Rønvik, Thale Espedal Bjørkedal (Norway)

Regional Student Film Competition

Best film
My friend Artemis by Mads Sterri Nilsen (Norway)

Honorable Mention
Developing a language by Laurens Perol (Norway)

Multiplié Dance Film Competition

Best Film
Re:born by Fleur Bax, Annemijn Rijk (Netherlands)

Honorable Mention
Lazarus by Tuixén Benet (USA)