Dublin International Film Festival is delighted to announce the DFCC Award winners from the 2022 Festival.

Best Director

Laura Samani, Small Body

Best Screenplay

Terence Davies, Benediction

Best Actress

Anamaria Vartolomei, Happening

Best Actor

Udo Kier, Swan Song

Best Debut Feature

Blerta Basholli, Hive 

Best Editor

Sean Baker, Red Rocket

Best Cinematography

Frédéric Noirhomme, Playground

Best Ensemble

Róise & Frank

Best Documentary


Best Irish Documentary


Special Jury Prize

Cannon Arm and the Arcade Quest

George Byrne Maverick

Tristan Heanue (Harvest - short)

Michael Dwyer Discovery

Kelly Campbell (An Encounter - short)