Awards and Prizes

awards and prizes BS Best Shorts 24k gold statue

Best Shorts Competition Statuette

The Best Shorts statuette is a 24K gold-plated statue mounted on a piano finished base of rosewood.  The Best Shorts statuette is manufactured by the company that makes the world’s most prestigious and celebrated awards, the Oscar and the Emmy!  The statuette  is truly a work of art. Each Best of Show winner will receive one free Best Shorts statuette. Other winners may order a statuette for themselves and their team.


Best Shorts will send press releases to national media outlets representing thousands of recipients as well as a database of 40,000 industry professionals.

Annual Humanitarian Award

Each year, Best Shorts grants annual Humanitarian Awards to filmmakers nominated by our judges for their dedicated service to social justice, humanitarian causes or environmental issues. The Grand Prize awardee receives a beautiful 24k gold plated statue!  See more here.

Digital downloads of Laurels

Free digital downloads of Best Shorts Competition laurels will be made available to all winners.

Best Shorts stickerGold foil Stickers 

Stickers are available for purchase  to include on your DVD case and other marketing materials.

Personalized Press Release

Best Shorts Competition will provide awardees with a fill-in-the-blanks press release that they can use to create their own publicity.


Gold foil stickers are $40 per 100 stickers

Statuette:  24k gold statuettes are $385 per statuette.

Shipping:  Shipping is free within the United States. International orders will be charged a flat rate $75 shipping fee. To save on shipping costs we use USPS as our International courier. Should you desire to use another courier please contact us for an International Shipping quote.


If you are an Best Shorts Competition winner  – Congratulations! Click here to order your statuettes and stickers.