The Mebius

Future Masters of Film are Born Here!

This year, the festival has selected the very best 99 films out of 3,746 submissions from 94 countries and areas.
The selections are made by the SSF committee and international judges to give 2 Grand Prix and 14 Judge Awards,
Audience Award and the Best Film Festival Award. Audience Award is elected by the audience.

The Möbius Trophy
The Möbius Trophy is awarded to each winner of two Grand Prix in One Title Section and Filmmaker's Section.
A strip of film (short film) symbolises the Möbius strip, which is an infinite loop.



Filmmakers' Programme

Filmmakers' Section Grand Prix



International Programme / Family & Children / National Programme
Hokkaido Selection / Japan Off Theater

One Title Section Grand Prix

  • Best Director
  • Best National Short
  • Best Hokkaido Short
  • Best Contemporary,
    Experimental Short
  • Best Animation
  • Best Documentary
  • Best Students Director
  • Best Children Short
  • Best Screen Play
  • Best Editing
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Mini Short
  • Best Non Dialogue
  • Special Jury Award
  • Best Actor
  • Best Actress
  • Best Child Actor
  • Best Child Actress
  • Best Production Design