We’re honoured to have screened these great films from around the world since 2013. Each winner gets their film, name and country engraved on the respective shiny trophy and joins the previous winning filmmakers in perpetuity. Cheers to our great heroes in comedy film!

– The Select Trophy recognizes the film most loved by the CICFF board of governors.

– The People’s Choice Award is chosen by the audience as well as our online voters during the festival.

– The Shorty Trophy which is awarded by the board to the best film under 1 minute.

– The Best Rom Com is awarded to the best romantic comedy film.

– The Best Mockumentary Award and recognizes the best comedy documentary-style film of the festival.

– The Best Canadian Film Award recognizes the best film from a Canadian filmmaker.

– The Best International Film Award is awarded to the best comedy film from a country other than Canada.

2019 – Year 7

2019 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

Opening Night
by Ryan Glista (USA)

2019 PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD

Party Animal
by Trevor Kristjanson (Canada)

2019 ROM COM AWARD

Mind F*#k
by Sherill Turner & Louise Munro (UK)

2019 SHORTY AWARD

Quick Thoughts About Rainbows
by Ian Johnston (Canada)

2019 BEST MOCKUMENTARY AWARD

The Lightsaber Maker
by Jeremy Brown (Canada)

2019 BEST CANADIAN FILM AWARD

Cahoots
by Jon Mann (Canada)

2019 BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARD

Ladylike
by Tel Benjamin (Australia)

2018 – Year 6

2018 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

Jim’s a Pineapple
by Blake Fraser (Austrailia)

2018 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Fun Fun Street
by Carter Hadlow & Jared Adams (Canada)

2018 ROM COM AWARD

Rekindled
by Erin Brown Thomas (USA)

2017 – Year 5

2017 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

Corn Cob Hands
by Max Lollar (USA)

2017 SHORTY AWARD

The Blow Job
by Ryan Wichert and Kathrin Benoehr (UK)

2017 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Flashkick: A Kumite Revenge Story
by BJ Verot (Canada)

2016 – Year 4

2016 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

Mr. Richard Francis
by Tom Hackett (Canada)

2016 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Boy Toys
by Trevor Kristjanson (Canada)

2015 – Year 3

2015 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

The Holdup
by Struan Sutherland (Canada)

2015 SHORTY AWARD

Stop Piracy
by Marko Crnogorski (Macedonia)

2015 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Loss of Contact
by BJ Verot and Brad Crawford (Canada)

2014 – Year 2

2014 SELECT TROPHY AWARD

Riktigt mycket pengar – en film om lycka (An Awful Lot of Money)
by Jonatan Skald (Sweden)

2014 SHORTY AWARD

Pages of Rage
by Alexander Hinojosa (USA)

2014 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Forget Me Not
by Michael Beddoes (UK)

2013 – Year 1

2013 SELECT AWARD

Curiosity Kills
by Sander Maran (Estonia)

2013 ROM COM AWARD

Titanic Love
by Mark Pressdee (UK)

2013 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Offline
by Ian Bawa, Benjamin Lenz, and Markus Henkel (Canada / Germany)