The Austrian Independent Filmfestival is the biggest event for independent films in Austria.
The Austrian competition takes place in spring and autumn. The international competition is in spring for feature films, for shorts in autumn. The competitions are for international shorts, features and documentary films and from Austria.
for international films
Austrian Indie Adler (Eagle) Jury Award for an international long film
Austrian Indie Adler Jury Award for an international short film
Best of Genre Awards
best comedy/love film
best experimental film
best music video
Special Mentions for
best sci-fi short film and best dance short film (2018)
for Austrian films and filmmakers
Austrian Indie Adler Jury Award for an independent Austrian film
Austrian Indie Adler Public Choice Award for Austrian short films
Austrian Indie Adler (Austrian Indie Eagle) honorary award
The award ceremony for Austrian films takes place in autumn,
all Austrian films of the year are qualified
(Austrian Indie Adle award's picture: http://www.austrianfilmfestival.com/pics/adler.jpg)
For 2019: there are new rules
main change: the competitions for international feature length films and the online competition will be without screening.
All films which are shown during the year 2019 (starting by 11/2018) are also part of the competitions, award ceremony for shorts: September 2019
Rules of the public choice award for Austrian short films see: http://austrianfilmfestival.com/austrian_reglement.pdf
For 2018: http://austrianfilmfestival.com/austrian_reglement.pdf