this human world will award five prizes for outstanding films and exceptional contributions for human rights.
INTERNATIONAL JURY PRIZE
This year the jury will select one outstanding film out of six productions within the international competition and award a prize of 2,000 euros.
UP AND COMING JURY PRIZE
The jury will award one of the filmmakers who are showing their first or second film at this year's edition with 1,000 euros.
AUSTRIAN JURY PRIZE
The winning film of this year's Austrian competition will be selected out of six films and awarded a prize of 2,000 euros endowed by VdFS.
EXP:∆N:DED SHORTS JURY PRIZE
The prize of the Artist-in-Residence Program of Q21 was brought to life in 2016 and will be awarded to one outstanding animated or experimental short film running in the competition.
THE FUTURE IS OURS TO SEE
The Future is Ours To See jury is awarding a prize of 400 euro to a film production relevant for a younger audience. The winning film will be screened on the 8th of December at Top Kino.
In the year of Corona, the Human Rights Award goesto a charitable organization.
This year the prize - endowed with 1,000 euros and supported by 'Maxima' for years - goes to Caritas Vienna.The spreadof COVID-19 and the economic effects of the pandemic are hitting those who have always had it hardest. Particularly, people in Austria who are affected by poverty now require special support. The prizemoney for 'Georg' goes to the Corona emergency aid of Caritas and in particular to the House of Miriam for homeless women.