VIS is a qualifying festival for the Academy Awards® (Oscars), the European Film Awards, the British BAFTA Awards and the Austrian Film Awards. Every year the festival awards prize money in the amount of more than EUR 20,000.
INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL COMPETITION
The competitions consist of short films with a maximum length of up to 30 minutes and a completion date of 1 January 2019 . Each competition has an international jury and awards.