The officially selected project in each month receives RIFF laurel. All the Finalists, Winners and Honorable Mentions will be listed on our website, will be shared on our social media. All monthly winners of the period from JULY 2020 to JUNE 2020 will be automatically nominated for the prestigious BEST GOLDEN SHELL AWARDS.
The awards are given in the following categories:
Best International Feature Film, Best Indian Feature Film, Best Tamil Feature Film, Best International Short Film, Best Indian Short Film, Best Tamil Short Film, Best Director, Best Debut Filmmaker, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Sound Designing, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Experimental Film, Best Horror/Science Fiction Feature Film, Best Women’s Film, Best Film on Women, Best Animated Film, Best Family/Children Film, Best Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife, Besides the BEST OF THE CATEGORY AWARDS, there are also OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS, CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS, AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS and HONOURABLE MENTION AWARDS, which are given, in all categories.