The 2022 edition of Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival went from October 7th to 15th (festival dates) and from 16th to 21st (virtual). HSDFF is Academy Award Qualifying with the prize Best Documentary Short.

Winners are announced and available on the homepage of HSDFF. Visit them to know about all winners, we are only listing shorts.

Best Documentary Short
Listen to the Beat of our Images by Audrey and Maxime Jean-Baptiste (France, Guyana)

Audience Choice Award US Short
Favorite Daughter by Dana Reilly (USA)

Audience Choice Award International Short
Freedom Swimmer by Olivia Martin-McGuire (Australia, United Kingdom, France)

Audience Choice Award Southern Short
SOUTH by David Siev (USA)