Stinger Awards

CSIF's Stinger Awards

Deadline to Submit Nominations: October 27, 2018

The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF) proudly presents the first annual Stinger Awards, to be held on November 24, 2018 at Festival Hall. Named for filmmaker slang for A/C extension cords on a film set, the Stinger Awards is dedicated to recognizing the determination and talent of Southern Alberta filmmakers from all career levels.

Designed to inject a little electricity into the filmmaking community in Southern Alberta, Stinger Awards will provide artists and technicians with an array of awards recognizing their work on screen. With awards ranging from "Best Short Form Narrative" and "Best Long Form Documentary", to "Best Animated Production" and "Friend of the Community”, this event is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the amazing work of the talented locale.

Award Categories:

  • Best Short Form Narrative
  • Best Short Form Documentary
  • Best Music Video
  • Best Student Production
  • Best Animated Production
  • Best Actor
  • Best Actress
  • Friend of the Community
  • Best Long Form Narrative
  • Best Long Form Documentary
  • Best Web Series

To read eligibility guidelines and to submit your work for consideration, please refer to FilmFreeway:

Event Date: Nov 24, 2018 (Submission Deadline: Oct 27, 2018)
7PM - 9PM
Festival Hall (1215 10 Ave SE, Calgary AB T2G 0W6)