The 2022 edition of Nashville Film Festival started on September 29th and ended on October 5th. NFF is Academy Award Qualifier with the prizes Best Animated Short, Best Live Action Short, Grand Jury Prize Documentary Short. Winners are announced on their website, visit the link to see all the awards and let’s see shorts!

Short Awards

Best Narrative Short
The Blanket by Teppo Airaksinen

Best Documentary Short
Love, Dad by Diana Cam Van Nguyen

Best Animated Short
Night of the Living Dead by Ida Melum

Best ‘The Edge’ Short
Beef by Sean Webley, Brendon Kingsbury

Best Graveyard Shift Short
Moshari by Nuhash Humayun

Best Tennessee Short
Hermie by Jonathan Becker, Anthony Pitsilos

Best Tennessee Student Short
Ember and the Keeper of the Cauldron by Audrey Witherspoon, Natalie Peterson

Best NextGen Short
Moles by Vanja Victor Kabir Tognola

Screenwriting Competition

Best Short Script
SEPTEMBER 13, 2004 written by Derrick Benton