For the uninitiated, The Webby Awards recognize the best and brightest websites, advertising, and mobile sites that the internet has to offer. But we're here to give you the rundown on the winners from the Online Film and Video category, from mashup hits like Earl Sinclair from Dinosaurs performing The Notorious B.I.G.'s "Hypnotize" to gripping political pieces about the journey Syrian refugees have been forced to take on-foot.


Animation (Branded)

Art & Experimental

Best Editing

Best Individual Performance

Best Use of Interactive Video

Best Web Personality/Host

Best Writing

Comedy: Individual Short or Episode

Comedy: Long Form or Series

Documentary: Individual Episode

Documentary: Series

Drama: Individual Short or Episode

Drama: Long Form or Series

Entertainment (Channel)

Events & Live Webcasts

  • Webby Winner: SNL: 40 (VRSE.Works)

  • People's Voice: TED (TED)

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion & Beauty (Channel)

Gaming (Channel)

How-To & DIY

How-To & DIY (Channel)

Integrated Campaigns

Live Experiences

Long Form


Music (Channel)

Music Video

News & Information (Channel)

  • Webby Winner: CBSN (CBS News Digital)

  • People's Voice: AJ+ (AJ+)

News & Politics: Individual Episode

News & Politics: Series

Public Service & Activism

Public Service & Activism (Channel)


Science & Education

Science & Education (Channel)



Short Form


Sports (Channel)


Travel & Adventure


  • Webby Winner/People's Voice: Mums and Maids (Ogilvy & Mather Singapore)

VR: Cinematic or Pre-Rendered

  • Webby Winner/People's Voice: Orchestra VR (Los Angeles Philharmonic Association / Secret Location)

VR: Cinematic or Pre-Rendered (Branded)

VR: Gaming, Interactive, or Real-time

VR: Gaming, Interactive, or Real-time (Branded)

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  • Webby Winner/People's Voice: SNL: 40 (VRSE.Works)

Variety (Channel)

Video Remixes/Mashups


Viral (Branded)

Web Personality (Channel)


Don't forget! You can watch the 20th Annual Webby Awards on May 17th here.

Source: The Webby Awards