OFA is an annual festival with award ceremony and a live show. This year our festival will take place in the Veterans HUB ODESA. It will be streamed live four times a year.

Annual festival with monthly awards to international short films. Results are publish every month.

Feature films are year-end results.

Films will not screen online. Among monthly winning films in categories: Short Film Drama, Short Film Comedy, Short Horror Film, Sci-fi/Fantasy Short Film jury will be selected the annual festival winners.

Best Feature Film
Best Short Film Drama
Best Short Film Comedy
Best Short Thriller/Horror Film
Best Sci-fi/Fantasy Short Film
Best Music Video
Best Trailer

Best Director SHORT FILM
Best Actor/Actress SHORT FILM
Best Cinematography
Best Screenwriter
Best Editing
Best Sound Design

The winners will be announced on our website, and on our social media.

- Films can be from anywhere in the world.
- Films must have subtitles in English.
- Films have no premiere requirements or prior screening restrictions that impact Festival eligibility and may have been screened at any number of festivals or other public theatrical exhibitions, broadcast or streamed on television or the Internet, and/or released via any home video or other public distribution platform anywhere in the world.
- Any project may participate, no matter when or where it is created.

- The filmmaker has cleared all the rights for their film. Onyko Films Awards isn`t the right holder of the films nor responsible towards any claims that arise regarding copyrights.
- Onyko Films Awards has the right to use a trailer, stills and a poster from the films for promotional purposes.

Overall Rating
  • Thank you guys for having me it was a pleasure to be a part of this film festival
    I can’t believe I won an award.
    I recommend ONYKO film festival to all filmmakers across the globe...

    December 2020
  • Great quality festival. A must for all those who make cinema.

    December 2020
  • Great Festival, good communication, glad to have my films selected.

    January 2021
  • Mofieni Iniya

    Thank you for selecting my short horror film The Time of Your Life!

    December 2020
  • Loved being part of the ONYKO festival, and very proud to have won Best ScreenWriter. Here is to better times and proper networking...🍷

    December 2020