The 2021 edition of Krakow Film Festival started on May 30th and ended on June 6th, that was the 61st edition of KFF. The Krakow Film Festival is European Film Awards qualifying and Academy Awards qualifying with the prizes Golden Dragon for Best Short Film, Silver Dragon for Best Short Animated Film, Silver Dragon for Best Short Fiction Film.

Winners have been announced. Find all the info on their website, we are only listing the prizes for short films.

Dragon of Dragons Award

For the contribution into development of the world animated film
Piotr Dumała

Recommendation to EFA

KFF Recommendation to the European Film Award in a documentary category
Walk With Angels by Tomasz Wysokiński (Poland)

International Short Film Competition

Golden Dragon for Director of Best Film
Michelle Kranot, Uri Kranot for The Hangman at Home (Denmark, France, Canada)

Silver Dragon for Director of Best Documentary
Raluca Lupascu for God Was Here! (The Netherlands)

Silver Dragon for Director of Best Animation
Loris Giuseppe Nese for Bad Mood (Italy)

Silver Dragon for Director of Best Fiction Short
Declan Lawn, Adam Patterson for Rough (Ireland)
Special Mention: Come Here by Marieke Elzerman (Belgium)

Jury Award for the Best European Film (Krakow Candidate to the European Film Award 2021)
Hide by Daniel Gray (Hungary, France, Canada)

International Federation of Film Societies (FICC) Award

Don Quixote Award
Hide by Daniel Gray (Hungary, France, Canada)

Special Mention
Locked Out by Julien Goudichaud (France)

National Competition

Golden Hobby-Horse for the director of the best film funded by the President of the Polish Filmmakers Association
Tomasz Wysokiński for Walk With Angels (Poland)

Silver Hobby-Horse for the director of the best documentary film under 30 minutes
Andrzej Cichocki for A Little Bit of Paradise (Poland)

Silver Hobby-Horse for the director of the best animated film
Michalina Musialik for Dog’s Field (Poland)

Silver Hobby-Horse for the director of the best short fiction film
Nastazja Gonera for First Last Summer (Poland)
Special Mention: Green by Karolina Kajetanowicz (Poland)
Special Mention: Light Years by Monika Proba (Poland)
Special Mention: No Hero At All by Michał Kawecki (Poland)
Special Mention: Polański, Horowitz. Hometown by Mateusz Kudła, Anna Kokoszka-Romer (Poland, France, USA)
Special Mention: Walk With Angels by Tomasz Wysokiński (Poland)

The Award of the President of the Polish Filmmakers Association for the best film editing
Zbigniew Czapla for On Time (Poland)

Maciej Szumowski Award for remarkable social awareness funded by Medicine
Marek Gajczak for Nature Is My Homeland (Poland)

The Award for the best short and documentary films producer in Poland funded by the Polish Producers Alliance Piotr Kobus and Agnieszka Drewno (Mañana) for the film Walking With Angels (Poland)

Best Cinematography Award under the patronage of The Polish Society of Cinematographers
Andrzej Cichocki for the film A Little Bit of Paradise (Poland)

Audience Award

Best Short
Polański, Horowitz. Hometown by Mateusz Kudła, Anna Kokoszka-Romer (Poland, France, USA)