35 outstanding LGBT+ short films from 20 countries. These were the 2018 Iris Prize nominees. Who’s your winner?

This is the very best in LGBT+ storytelling, offering a window into queer lives of the past, present and future. The winning director will recieve £30,000 to make their next short film here in the UK, supported by the Michael Bishop Foundation.

Find out more about the winners of Iris Prize 2018. 

Iris Prize 2018
Director: Vikrant Dhote
Writer: Vikrant Dhote, Saurabh Kulkarni
Producer: The Humsafar Trust
India, 20 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Rikke Alma Krogshave Planeta
Producer: Michelle Ann Nardone
Denmark, 6 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Angela Clarke
UK, 15 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Severine de Streyker, Maxime Feyers
Belgium, 20 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Emma Gilbertson
Producer: Amir Majlessi
UK, 4 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Manuel Kinzer, Jorge A. Trujillo
Germany/Colombia, 15 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Gina Wenzel
Germany, 19 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Andres Daniel Sainz
Producer: Loinaz Jauregi
Spain, 30 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Erica Rose
Producer: Chelsea Moore
USA, 17 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Tyler Rabinowitz
Writer: Tyler Rabinowitz, Jack Healy
USA, 13 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Ka Chun Shek, Chun Long Wong
Producer: WONG TSZ YING
Hong Kong, 8 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Mahaliyah Ayla O
Producer: Mahaliyah Ayla O & Vita Esperança Amore
USA, 23 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Scott T. Hinson
Producer: Matthew Drennan, Scott T. Hinson, Victor Mignatti, Dora Naughton
USA, 10 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: John Sheedy
Writer: Ben Young
Producer: Andre Lima, Jenny Vila
Australia, 16 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: João Queiroga
Producer: Kevin Gorey
Portugal / USA, 17 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Xiaoshan Xie
Producer: Liang QIAO
China, 30 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Marc-Antoine Lemire
Producer: Maria Gracia Turgeon, Marc-Antoine Lemire
Canada, 23 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: René Guerra
Writer: Gabriela Amaral Almeida
Producer: Juliana Vicente
Brazil, 16 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: JP Horstmann
Producer: Mariella Frey, Nadine Schulte
Germany, 16 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Jimi Vall Peterson
Producer: Lovisa Charlier
Sweden, 9 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Reinout Hellenthal
Writer: Paul Bontenbal
Producer: Reinout Hellenthal, Francois Pieneman
Netherlands, 19 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Volker Petters
Producer: Thomas Blieninger, Ole Wilken
Germany, 16 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Meaghan Palmer
Producer: Varun Swaminathan and David Morris
Australia, 15 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Rodrigo Alvarez Flores
Mexico, 15 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Paul Rowley
Writer: Paul Rowley, Luca de Santis
Ireland / Italy / USA, 20 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Kevin Rios
USA, 7 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Sherren Lee
Writer: Jesse LaVercombe
Producer: Charlie Hidalgo, Sherren Lee
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Leandro Goddinho
Brazil / Germany, 13 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Lisa Donato
Writer: Jen Richards
USA, 17 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Lara Zeidan
Producer: John Giordano
Lebanon/UK, 9 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Ben Hantkant
Israel, 15 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Anderson Clark
USA, 30 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Sverre Kvamme
Norway, 10 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Harry Lighton
Writer: Harry Lighton & John Fitzpatrick
Producer: Sorcha Bacon
UK, 11 mins
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Iris Prize 2018
Director: Nick Neon
Producer: Darlene Javier
USA, 24 mins
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