The 2021 edition of the Annecy International Animation Film Festival started on June 14th and ended on 19th. Winners have been announced, we are only listing the short film winners, for any other award be sure to visite Annecy’s website.

Short Films Awards

Crystal for a Short Film
Écorce by Samuel Patthey, Silvain Monney (Switzerland)

Jury Award
Easter Eggs by Nicolas Keppens (Belgium, France, Netherlands)

Jury Distinction “Special Distinction for Direction”
Affairs of the Art by Joanna Quinn (United Kingdom, Canada)

“Jean-Luc Xiberras” Award for a First Film
Hold Me Tight by Mélanie Robert-Tourneur (Belgium, France)

“Off-Limits” Award
Tunable Mimoid by Vladimir Todorovic (Australia)

Graduation Films Awards

Crystal for a Graduation Film
Hippocampus by Zehao Li (China)

Jury Award
Avant by Marcell Mostoha (Hungary)

Jury Distinction “Outstanding Art Direction”
La Confiture De Papillons by Shih-Yen Huang (France, Taiwan)

Special Prizes

City of Annecy Award
Clara with a Mustache by Ilir Blakcori (Kosovo)

YouTube Award
Wochenbett by Henriette Rietz (Germany)

André-Martin Award for a French Short Film
Maalbeek by Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis

Best Original Music Award for a Short Film
Le Réveil Des Insectes by Stéphanie Lansaque, François Leroy (France)

FIPRESCI Award
Angakuksajaujuq by Zacharias Kunuk (Canada)

CANAL+ Junior Jury Award
Un Caillou Dans La Chaussure by Éric Montchaud (France, Switzerland)

Young Audience Award
Kiko Et Les Animaux by Yawen Zheng (France, Switzerland)

Junior Jury Award for a Graduation Film
Mon Ami Qui Brille Dans La Nuit by Grégoire De Bernouis, Jawed Boudaoud, Simon Cadilhac, Hélène Ledevin (France)

Junior Jury Award for a Short Film
People In Motion by Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein (Germany)

Festivals Connexion Award
Bestia by Hugo Covarrubias (Chile)