- Best History Documentary award, for the best film which looks into historical events and personalities.
- Best Social Documentary award, for the best film which looks into intertemporal as well as up-to-the-minute issues with regard to human rights and to sociopolitical fermentations around the globe.
- Best Political Documentaryaward, for the best that highlights and narrates political issues around the globe.
- Best Greek Documentary award, for the best film by Greek director. Sponsored by the Greek Film Centre [GFC].
- Special Award of Mediterranean Friendship, for the best film which promotes the shared values and the peace talks between Mediterranean people. Sponsored by the National Centre of Audiovisual Media and Communication [EKOME Media].
- Special Award of «Odysseus», for the best film and for the support of Greek diaspora directors. Sponsored by the General Secretariat of Greeks Abroad and Public Diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
- FIPRESCI Award, given by the International Federation of Film Critics
- Golden Phoenix μicro, for the best short film
- Silver Phoenix μicro, for the second best short film.
- Bronze Phoenix μicro, for the third best short film
*The first three awards are a kind courtesy of the Hellenic Parliament.
**The μicro awards are a kind contribution by Phoenix Channel.