2021 Award Winners

On Sunday, September 26, we announced the award-winning films for TMFF 2021. The category winners were selected by our panel of Jurors while the People's Choice Award winner was selected through your votes both via our online virtual festival platform as well as in-theatre. Here are the TMFF 2021 award winners.


People's Choice Award

Chasing the Championship

Directed by Dave Baum


Runner up: 972 Breakdowns on the Landway to New York, by leavinghomefuntion and Daniel von Rüdiger



Best Feature Film Award

972 Breakdowns on the Landway to New York

A film by leavinghomfunktion and Daniel von Rüdiger


Runner up: The Wall, directed by Stéphane Gautronneau


Best Short Documentary

Chomolungma Lam Thu (Road to Everest)

Directed by Siddharth Shukla, Produced by Chaitali Mitra


Runner up: Race Night, directed by Sean Jackson


Best Short Narrative

It's Worth It

Directed by Nick Hagman


Runner up: Out There, directed by Mark Potenza




Best Canadian Film

Route 16 Ramble

Directed by Jason Hamborg


Runner up: 257 Down, directed by David Porteous





2021 Awards Presentation


Streamed on Saturday, September 26 at 7:30pm EDT.