The winners of the 2021 edition of Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen have been announced. This year’s Go Short was in hybrid format due to the Covid-19 emergency; it is usually held in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

Go Short is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Best European Short Documentary Film, Best European Short Fiction Film, Best European Short Animation Film, Best Dutch Short Film.

Dutch Competition

Go Short VEVAM Award
Marlon Brando by Vincent Tilanus (Netherlands)

Special Mention
NAYA – Der Walt hat Tausend Augen by Sebastian Mulder (Netherlands)

Student Competition

Encouragement Award for Best Student Film
Under Control by Ville Koskinen (Finland, Estonia)

European Competition

Best Animation Film
Friend of a Friend by Zachary Zezima (France)

Best Documentary Film
This day won’t last by Mouaad El Salem (Tunisia, Belgium)

Best Fiction Film
Dustin by Naïla Guiguet (France)

European Film Awards candidate

The Natural Death of a Mouse by Katharina Huber (Germany)