Virgin Media Audience Award

Endless Sunshine on a Cloudy Day, Director: John Connors

Virgin Media Audience Award Short Film

Iarscoláire, Director: Shaun Dunne

Fantastic Flix Audience Award

Onward, Director: Dan Scanlon

Fantastic Flix Audience Award Short Film

The Girl at the End of the Garden, Director: Bonnie Dempsey Writer: Rodney Lee


Aer Lingus Discovery Award Winners

Paddy Slattery, Writer/Director, Broken Law

Cara Holmes, Director, Welcome to a Bright White Limbo

Claire Byrne, Director, Sister This

Dónall Ó Héalaí, Actor, Arracht


Documentary Competition

Special mention

Women Make Film: A New Road Trip Through Film, Director: Mark Cousins

Winner of the Documentary Competition

Confucian Dream, Director: Mijie Li


Short Film Awards 

supported by Griffith College

Special Mention International Short Film

Adnan, Director: Steven Chatterton & Mark Arrigo

Best International Short Film

Quiet Land Good People, Director: Johannes Bachmann 

Special Mention Irish Short Film  

Innocent Boy, Director: John Connors 

Best Irish Short Film

Welcome to a Bright White Limbo, Director: Cara Holmes


ICCL Human Rights Film Award

Special mention

Street Leagues, Director: Daniel F. Holmes


Herself, Director: Phyllida Lloyd, Writer: Clare Dunne

Lifetime Contribution Award

Liam Cunningham


Fantastic Flix Jury Awards

as chosen by The Ark's Childrens Jury

Feature Film

Onward - Director: Dan Scanlon

Short Film

Streets of Fury - Director: Aidan McAteer


Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Film: Supernova, Bartosz Kruhlik
Best Actor: Albano Jeronimo, The Domain
Best Actress: Barbara Sukowa, Deux
Best Screenplay: Congcong Teng, Send Me to the Clouds
Best Director: Roy Andersson, About Endlessness
Best Cinematography: Leonardo Simoes, Vitalina Varela
Best Ensemble: Rocks
Best Irish Film: Arracht
George Byrne Maverick Award: Pat Murphy
Best Documentary: New York Our Time
Michael Dwyer Discovery Award: Clare Dunne
Jury Prize: Moffie
Jury Prize: Marona's Fantastic Tale
Jury Prize: Deerskin
Jury Prize: If You Are Happy