The 2021 edition of the Sydney Film Festival ended yesterday, November 21st. The festival is Oscar Qualifying with the prizes Dendy Award – Best Australian Short Film – Live Action, Yoram Gross Animation Award.

Winners have been announced, visit their website to know about all the awards, we are only listing shorts.

Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films

Dendy Award Best Australian Short Live Action
Peeps by Sophie Somerville

Rouben Mamoulian Award
tough by Taylor Ferguson

Best Australian short film director
Freedom Swimmer by Olivia Martin-McGuire