The 2021 edition of New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF) started on March 4th and ended on March 19th. NYICFF is Academy Award qualifying with the prizes Best Animated Short, Best Live Action Short.

Winners were announced, visit their website to know about all the awards, and let’s list here the shorts only.

Audience Awards

Audience Award Age 3+
Franzy’s Soup Kitchen by Ana Chubinidze (France, Georgia)

Audience Award Age 6+
Cupids by Zoey Martinson (USA)

Audience Award Age 8+
Mum Is Pouring Rain by Hugo de Faucompret (France)

Audience Award Age 10+
The Fall by Desirae Witte (USA)

Audience Award Age 12+
It Was Only A Rock That Looked Like Someone by Matisse Gonzalez (Mexico)

Grown Ups Award Short Film
Generation Impact: The Coder by Samantha Knowles (USA)

Jury Award

Live Action Short
Burros by Jefferson Stein (USA)

Animated Short
Charlotte by Huda Razzak (USA)

Grand Prize

Grand Prize Short Film
She Dreams at Sunrise by Camrus Johnson (USA)