OAFFC Awards

Every year, OAFFC members vote to honor the finest in cinematic achievement. Up to three nominations in each category are submitted by each member during a week-long nominating period. Nominations will be announced on December 17. Final voting by online secret ballot takes place the third week in December, beginning December 17. This year’s winners will be announced on December 21, 2021.

Awards are given in the following 12 categories:

  • Best Film
  • Best Director
  • Best Male Lead
  • Best Female Lead
  • Best Supporting Male
  • Best Supporting Female
  • Best Acting Ensemble
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Documentary
  • Best Animated Feature
  • Best Cinematography

Special award categories include:

  • Breakthrough Filmmaker
  • Breakthrough Performance

The Rosie

This OAFFC-specific award “celebrates the film that best promotes women, their voices, and the female experience through cinema.”

Award Winners by Year: