The CLiFF Best-in-Festival Award goes to the film judged to be the best in the festival in its current year. The award is voted on by audiences across Canada and is announced after the votes have been tabulated from screenings across the country. This prize has a cash value of $500.00 CAD.
The Miguel Cifuentes Radical Change Award has been created in memory of CLiFF’s late board member and longtime labour activist, Miguel Cifuentes, who passed away in 2014. The award goes to the film that best reflects his passion for social justice and commitment to social change. The winning film is chosen by Miguel’s family and is announced after the final screening in November. This prize has a cash value of $500.00 CAD.