The Grand Jury announces its decisions and the awards are made.
A red carpet pre-party and the celebrations of the awards ceremony mark the conclusion of the inaugural SIFC, sister festival to Idyllwild in California. Both festivals are dedicated to providing a showcase for emerging talent in independent film and to advance and promote their work.
The Grand Jury is an illustrious panel of film professionals:
Angus McFadyen, Carol Morley, Shauna Macdonald, Ruth Paxton, John Emmet Tracy, John McPhail, Anne Archer and Alan Parsons.