On Saturday, April 13th, we held our Award Night and what a night it was! We had a blast watching all your films this year, and thank you for all your submissions!

THE BEST OF THE BEST OF KABOOM 2024 – our winners, our pride and joy – as designated by our jury and yourselves are:

Best Short‘Beautiful Men’ directed by Nicolas Keppens
Best Student ShortFox Tossing directed by Zéno Mira
Best Documentary – ‘Ardent Other’ directed by Alice Brygo
Best Dutch Short – ‘The Miracle’ directed by Nienke Deutz
Best Dutch Student – Melk directed by Niek de Leeuw
Best VR‘Flow’ directed by Adriaan Lokman
Jamie Bolio Award‘Our Love Is Immortal’ directed by Ender Yildizhan
Audience Award for Best ShortVivarium’ directed by Daan Lucas
Audience Award for Best Experimental Short‘Our Pain’ directed by Shunsaku Hayashi
Audience Award for Best Commissioned Short‘All the Best’ directed by Pablo Roldan
Audience Award for Best Children’s FilmGo Away, Alfred!directed by Célia Tisserant, Arnaud Demuynck
Audience Award for Best FeatureChicken for Linda!’ directed by Chiara Malta, Sebastien Laudenbach
Nancy AwardIs Heaven Blue #2 directed by Paul de Nooijer, Menno de Nooijer

Thank you all and we can’t wait to see your submissions for 2025!