Each year, the Festival brought together

a panel of professionals from the sea and from the documentary

This jury will award 5 awards (4 awards are supported by Dunkirk metropolitan area and 1 award by the Grand Port of Dunkirk):

  • Jean Bart, Festival’s grand prix (cash prize of 1,800 €)
  • Award for the best sea-related environmental issues and marine exploration film (cash prize of 300 € and sponsored by Ushuaïa TV*)
  • Award for the best sea-related job film (cash prize of 1,500 € by the Grand Port of Dunkirk)
  • Award for the best adventures and water sports film (cash prize of 300 €)

A jury of students (students in film and audiovisual) award a prize too:

  • Youth jury award of Dunkirk metropolitan area (cash prize of 300 €).

* Subject to obtain the distribution rights granted by the production of the winning film.