Full list of winner's at this year's Galway Film Fleadh (via the lovely folk at FilmIreland.net). 

Frank Stapleton
Isabelle Huppert

30 Minute Film Festival Judges Award
Winner: Alan Travers
Director: Stop Motion Biscuit Cake

The International Federation of Film Societies is proud to award the Don Quijote Prize in the animation short film category presented by Alberto Lacasa

Winner: Here To Fall
Director: Kris Kelly
Producer: Evelyn McGrath

Special Mention: Learning to Fish
Director: Teemu Auersalo
Producer: Nicky Gogan

The Huston School of Film and Digital Media’s Cinema, Human Right and Advocay Award is presented to the film that shows the importance of cinema as a means of raising awareness about human right issues presented by Dee Quinn

Winner: Give Up Tomorrow
Director: Michael Collins

The Donal Gilligan Award for Best Cinematography in a short film:

James Mather for The Hatch


The James Horgan Award for Best Animation in association with Telegael

Special Mention: Irish Folk Furniture
Director: Tony Donoghue
Producer: Cathal Black

Winner: Fear of Flying
Director: Conor Finnegan
Producer: Brunella Cocchigila

The Tiernan McBride Award for Best Short Drama in association with Network Ireland Television presented by Derry O’Brien 

Special Mention: Joy
Director: Colm Quinn
Producer: Neil Wallace, Emmet Fleming

Winner: The Girl with the Mechanical Maiden
Director: Andrew Legge
Producer: Ciara Whelan

Cartoon Saloon Best First Animation Award

Winner: Head Over Heels
Director: Timothy Reckart
Producer: Fodhla Cronin O’ Reilly

The Best First Short Drama in association with Mazars presented by Paul Mee

Winner: Toy Soldiers
Director: Mike Hayes
Producer: Ciara Gillan

The Best Short Documentary Award in association with Teach Solas

Special Mention: Off the Board
Director: Siobhan Perry
Producer: Roisin Linnie

Special Mention: Saving Turf
Director: Gearoid Hayes
Producer: Gearoid Hayes

Winner: The Hood and the Collar
Director: Paddy Hayes
Producer: Ciara Ni Chormaic


The Best Irish Feature Award:

Second place: Stalker
Director: Mark O Connor
Producer: TJ O Grady Peyton

Winner: Good Vibrations
Director : Glenn Lyburn, Lisa Barros D’Sa
Producer : Chris Martin, Andrew Eaton, David Holmes

Best International Feature

Second Place: Baikonur
Director: Veit Helmer

Winner: The Parade
Director: Srdjan Dragojevic
Producer: Biljana Prvanovic

The Best First Irish Feature
Joint award:

Winner: Citadel
Director: Ciaran Foy
Producer : Katie Holly & Brian Coffey

Winner: Earthbound
Director : Alan Brennan
Producer: Heidi Karin Madsen, Jacqueline Kerrin, Dominic Wright

The Best International First Feature

In Second Place: In the Family
Director: Patrick Wang

Winner: Perfect Strange
Directed: Toni Bestard

Best Irish Feature Documentary

Second Place: Lon Sa Speir
Director: Sean O Cualain
Producer: Eamonn O Cualain

Winner: Natural Grace
Director: Art O Briain
Producer:Art O Briain, Aileen McDonagh

Best International Feature Documentary

Second Place: The Swell Season
Director: Nick August-Perna, Chris Dapkins, Carlo Mirabella-Davis

Winner: Four Horsemen
Director: Ross Ashcroft
Producer: Megan Ashcroft

The Galway Film Fleadh Pitching Award

Winner: Hannah Patterson for RESISTANCE

The Bingham Ray New Talent Award in association with Magnolia Pictures 

Directed by: Gerard Barrett
Produced by: Gerard Barrett