Awards

We work incredibly hard at ShAFF to make sure that we have the best selection of adventure films we possibly can.

We announce the winners ahead of the festival to allow the audience to make sure they see the best films of the year and decide whether they agree with our judges.

You can see which films won awards in previous years in our archive.





Best Film

Our Grand Prize






Best Activism Film

Best Activism Film






Best Artistic Film

Best Artistic Film






Best Bike Film

Best Bike Film






Best Climbing Film

Best Climb Film






Best Made in Sheffield Film

First awarded in 2015 to reflect the increasing quality and quantity of films being made in and around Sheffield and/or featuring local athletes.






Best Running Film

Best Running Film






Best Short Film

Best Short Film






Best Ski & Board Film

Best Ski & Board Film






Best Soundtrack

A new award created in 2015, judged by Sheffield DJ and producer Paul Hodgson, aka Grievous Angel.






Best Spirit of Adventure Film

Best Spirit Of Adventure Film






Best Women In Adventure Film

Created in 2015 to reflect our drive to encourage more female producers, directors and featured athletes on the big screen.