The 2013 Call for Entries is now open. See our Filmmaker FAQ or visit our Withoutabox submissions page for information on submitting your film to the 2013 Anchorage International Film Festival.

— Tony Sheppard, AIFF President

Golden Oosikars

Features

Best Feature: “Lad: A Yorkshire Story“, directed by Dan Hartley

Runner Up: “Things I Don’t Understand“, directed by David Spaltro

Honorable Mention: “Shouting Secrets“, directed by Korinna Sehringer

Documentaries

Best Documentary: “Roadmap to Apartheid“, directed by Ana Nogueira

Runner Up: “The World Before Her“, directed by Nisha Dahuja

Honorable Mention: “Ping Pong“, directed by Hugh Hartford

Shorts

Best Short: “Lapse“, directed by Gilles Gueraz

Runner Up: “Calcutta Taxi“, directed by Vikram Dasgupta

Honorable Mention: “Cockatoo“, directed by Matthew Jenkin

Super Shorts

Best Super Short: “Her Next Door“, directed by Sasha Ransome

Runner Up: “Matriarche“, directed by Guillaume Pierret

Honorable Mention: “Polarised“, directed by Steve Fleming

Animation

Best Animation: “Paths of Hate“, directed by Damian Nenow

Runner Up: “Light Me Up“, directed by Ryan Walton and Derek Dolechek

Honorable Mention: “Lemons“, directed by Kate Burck

Snowdance

Documentaries

Best Snowdance Documentary: “Rousseau’s Children“, directed by Monika Scharer

Runner Up: “No Horizon Anymore: A Year Long Journey at the Bottom of the World“, directed by Keith Reimink

Shorts

Best Snowdance Short: “I Met Her in the Coffee Shop“, directed by Erik Hogan

Runner Up: “Scare“, directed by Matt Jardin

Audience Choice

Features

Audience Choice Feature: “Passionflower“, directed by Shelagh Carter

Runner Up: “Shouting Secrets“, directed by Korinna Sehringer

Documentaries

Audience Choice Documentary: “Espacios Inacabados (Unfinished Spaces)“, directed by Alysa Nahmias and Benjamin Murray

Runner Up: “Wolves Unleashed“, directed by Andrew Simpson

Don’t miss the Best of Fest Monday through Wednesday! The screening schedule for Best of Fest can be seen on our Festival Genius site. Films being screened will be announced after tonight’s Golden Oosikars Awards.

You didn’t really think the film festival would end on December 9th did you? We have three more days of screenings lined up for you starting Monday, December 10th. The Best of Fest will screen at Alaska Experience Theater those three days and will feature the best films from this year’s festival. Shows will be $8 or All Films Pass. Supporter passes, filmmaker passes, staff passes and comp tickets will also be valid during Best of Fest.

Starting Wednesday, December 5th you can get an All Films Pass for 40% off! For $60 you get access all the screenings over the next 5 days of the festival as well as any Best of Fest screenings. Passes are available online, at the Bear Tooth Theatrepub box office or at the AIFF merchandise table at Alaska Experience Theater.

Screenings for Monday, December 3rd

These are a few of the great films you can see on Monday. For a full list of times and venues see our Festival Genius event schedule.

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Screenings for Sunday, December 2nd

These are a few of the great films you can see on Sunday. For a full list of times and venues see our Festival Genius event schedule.

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AIFF Around the World

This year we have films from every continent including Antarctica! Make yours @ BigHugeLabs.com

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Anchorage Museum Screenings

Tickets for screenings at the Anchorage Museum are $8 and will be on sale 45 minutes before each show. For showtimes and film listings for the Anchorage Museum see our Festival Genius schedule page.

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Screenings for Saturday, December 1st

These are a few of the great films you can see on Saturday. For a full list of times and venues see our Festival Genius event schedule.

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QuickFreeze Prompts

Here are your three prompts for the 2012 QuickFreeze film competition: Sunrise Duct tape Hostess

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QuickFreeze

Every year, AIFF holds a film competition that garners raves from rowdy crowds who cheer for their favorite videos with fun enthusiasm. Can you handle the pressure or will you freeze at the thought? This should be a breeze for veterans of the local 24 hour and 48 hour film competitions. Here’s how it works: […]

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Inlet Tower Film Festival Packages

Inlet Tower, the official host hotel of the Anchorage International Film Festival, is offering two fun film festival packages this year. You can get two nights at Inlet Tower plus tickets to our Opening Night Gala or tickets to regular screenings. If you book one of their film festival packages you can also purchase two […]

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Ticket Sales

Bear Tooth Theatrepub Tickets for screenings playing Friday, November 30th to Thursday, December 6th will go on advance sale in the Bear Tooth box office on Tuesday, November 27th. Tickets for shows playing Friday, December 7th to Sunday, December 9th will go on advance sale in the Bear Tooth box office on Tuesday, December 24th. […]

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El Conocimiento de la Cultura Mexicana a Través del Cine (Knowledge of Mexican Culture Through Film)

Por primera vez desde su fundación en 2001, se presenta en el Festival Internacional de Cine de Anchorage un programa de cine mexicano en español. Cada una de las producciones a proyectarse refleja y representa una parte de la realidad y vasta riqueza cultural de México. La participación de producciones mexicanas en el festival constituye […]

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Recepción ofrecida por el Consulado de México en Anchorage

Por primera vez desde su fundación, en 2001, el AIFF presentará un programa de cine mexicano en español. Cada una de las producciones a proyectarse refleja y representa una parte de la realidad y vasta riqueza cultural de México. El festival se llevará a cabo del 30 de Noviembre de 2012 al 9 de Diciembre […]

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Open Screen Night

Join us at Chilkoot Charlie’s December 6th at 7:00 PM for AIFF’s first Open Screen Night. AIFF filmmakers get first stab, but we encourage everyone to attend and anyone with short film to stop by and show us their stuff! Videos cannot exceed 15 minutes in length. We’ll make one or two exceptions for the […]

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2012 All Films Pass Sale

From now through November 20th you can get $10 off of a 2012 all films pass on our merchandise page. An all films pass grants you admission to all festival screenings and workshops, and it gives you a 50% discount on an opening night gala ticket. After November 20th the all films passes will go […]

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2012 Opening Night Gala

Join us for the opening night film and gala party at the Bear Tooth Theatre-Pub. We will start the evening with a screening of “Deadfall“, directed by Academy Award-winning director Stefan Ruzowitzky. Following the film, mingle with visiting filmmakers at the Opening Night Gala. Make a personal connection with our international guests and welcome them […]

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sigur rós: the valtari mystery film experiment

Join us for the at The Bear Tooth Theatrepub Friday, December 8th @10:00 PM for the sigur rós: the valtari mystery film experiment. Admission $8, or free for ALL FILMS pass holders.

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