Following are the Awards Categories that will be presented to winners of this Short Film Fest

Best Indie Short 
Best Documentary Short 
Best Experimental Short 
Best Student Short 
Best Animation Short 
Best Drama Short 
Best Comedy Short 
Best Romantic Comedy Short 
Best Dark Comedy Short 
Best Thriller Short 
Best Film Noir Short 
Best Mystery Short 
Best Action Short 
Best Crime Short 
Best Fantasy Short 
Best Horror Short 
Best Sci-Fi Short 
Best Western Short 
Best Parody Short 
Best Children Short 
Best Women Short 
Best LGBTQ Short 
Best Web Series/TV Pilot 
Best Web and New Media 
Best Microfilm 
Best Music Video 
Best Mobile Short 
Best Drone Short

Best Producer 
Best Director (Female) 
Best Director (Male) 
Best First Time Director (Female) 
Best First Time Director (Male) 
Best Student Director (Female) 
Best Student Director (Male) 
Best Young Filmmaker (Female) 
Best Young Filmmaker (Male) 
Best Actress 
Best Actor 
Best Supporting Actress 
Best Supporting Actor 
Best Child/Young Actress 
Best Child/Young Actor 
Best Acting Duo 
Best Acting Ensemble 

Best Cinematography 
Best Editing 
Best Sound Design 
Best Sound Mixing 
Best Sound Editing 
Best Original Score 
Best Original Song 
Best Original Screenplay 
Best Adapted Screenplay 
Best Short Script 
Best Special FX 
Best Visual FX 
Best Costume Design 
Best Makeup and Hairstyling 
Best Special Makeup 
Best Production Design 
Best Trailer/Teaser