The submission period for the 2019 Emerging Victorian Filmmaker Award closed on 31 August. 


The judging panel is now reviewing the submitted films and will announce the winner at the opening night of the festival on 15 November.

Submissions for the 2020 award will be accepted from about 1 April 2020. Watch this webpage for more information.

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Monsieur Lazhar

Director: Philippe Falardeau

2017 NBFF Selected Feature Film