This year's nominees are:

 

Absolute Denial

Annette

Ballad of a White Cow

The Beta Test

Bosco

The Bright Side

Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase the Blues Away

The Deer King

Europa

Even Mice Belong in Heaven

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Faceless

The Gig is Up

Here Today

The Justice of Bunny King

Laurent Garnier: Off the Record

Mad God

The Man Who Sold His Skin

Mandibles

Martyrs Lane

The Night House

Ninjababy

Pig

Prince of Muck

Radiograph of a Family

Rebel Dykes

The Road Dance

Skies of Lebanon

Stop-Zemlia

Walk with Angels