The German Short Film Awards ceremony was held at the University of Television and Film Munich (HFF) for the first time in 2012. Minister of State Bernd Neumann presented the prestigious gold awards for the best German short films in five categories. The award ceremony was compered by Aspekte presenter Katty Salié. Afterwards, an exclusive reception was hosted for around 450 guests, featuring stunning video clips produced by HFF Munich.
G.R.A.L. supported HFF Munich in obtaining the required permits, and in coordinating, running and marketing the event. G.R.A.L. is again supporting the German Short Film Awards in 2016.