The National Irish Science Fiction Film Awards, the Golden Blasters, were presented at Octocon in Dublin on October 11. The winners were selected from entries in the annual film festival dedicated to short science fiction, fantasy and horror stories.
- C.T.R.L, directed by Mariana Conde
Silver Blaster Audience Award
- The Detectives of Noir Town, directed by Andrew Chambers
Best Performance in a Short Film
- Jamie Pigott, for his performance in Populace
- The Dirty Naturals: Where’s my Bunny, written by Derek Willis