The Golden Space Needle Awards

Every year, SIFF audiences cast their votes in the categories of Best Film, Documentary Feature, Director, Actor, Actress, and Short Film. The winners are awarded the Golden Space Needle in each of the categories. Among past winners of this expression of SIFF filmgoers' esteem are films and talents, who went on to win Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards, as well as a large number of critical and theatrical hits.

See the full list of past winners below: