AUGUST 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – August 2020 Beautiful | United States | 2020 | 06’Director: Mulan FuWriter: Mulan FuCast: Meng JinSynopsis: A teenage girl undergoes a transformative growth as she witnesses her mother’s fight against breast cancer. A Town Where We live | Thailand | 2020 | 06’Director: Nat YoswatananontWriter: Tanakit KitsanayunyongProducer: Wanwisa NoppawongCast: […]

Congratulations to our July 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – JULY 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM Focal Point | United States | 2020 | 15’ Directors: Matthew Devlin, Kyle Reardon              Writer: Matthew Devlin Producers: Matthew Devlin, Mehdi Darlis              Cast: Henri Mossiat , Tatum Nickerson, Jennifer Shea, Craig Capone          Synopsis: When Lucas finds himself battling a potential lifetime of epilepsy. He […]

JULY 2020 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – July 2020 Overbridge | India | 2020 | 10’Directors: Nihar Kapoor, Amshu ChukkiWriters: Nihar Kapoor, Amshu ChukkiProducers: Nihar Kapoor, Amshu ChukkiCast: Umesh Maddanahalli, Mamta Sagar, Raghu WodeyarSynopsis: Prabhu, a middle-aged office going man’s life spirals out of control as he keeps returning to an overbridge where he witnesses an […]

Congratulations to our June 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – JUNE 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM The Saverini Widow | France | 2020 | 19’            Director: Loïc Gaillard     Writer: Loïc Gaillard, Wilfried Méance    Producer: Jonathan Hazan            Cast: Christiane Conil, Toussaint Martinetti, Cédric Appietto, Marie-Pierre Nouveau Synopsis: Bonifacio 1883, extreme south of Corsica. The widow of the late Saverini lives in an […]

JUNE 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – June 2020 Mime Your Manners | United States | 2020 | 04’Directors: Kate Namowicz, Skyler PorrasWriters: Kate Namowicz, Skyler PorrasProducer: Ringling College of Art and DesignSynopsis: An arrogant man berates a mime. As a consequence, he is transformed into a mime until he learns to treat others how he […]

Congratulations to our May 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – MAY 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM Keratin | United Kingdom | 2020 |  08’ Directors: Andrew Butler, James Wilson Writers: Andrew Butler, James Wilson    Producer: Laurie Mahon               Cast: Jason Thorpe, Robert Nairne            Synopsis: ‘Keratin’ follows an isolated man’s ritualistic pursuit of creation in the heart of a dark, dense forest. BEST […]

MAY 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – May 2020 Happy Birthday, Grace | Republic of Korea | 2019 | 06’Directors: Subin Kim, Jihye LeeWriter: Subin KimProducers: Subin Kim, Jihye LeeCast: Seul Lee, Juyeung Lee, Subin Kim, Jihye LeeSynopsis: Grace, the girl who wants her birthday to be celebrated by everyone brings up her courage to attend […]

Congratulations to our April 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – APRIL 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM Doffice  | Belgium | 2019 | 20’ Director: Leclercq David Writers: Othmane Moumen , David Leclercq          Producers: Vincent Tavier              Cast: Michel Carcan, Othmane Moumen  Synopsis: An old guy works into the same office, everyday. But one day, a young colleague arrives and puts his world […]

APRIL 2020 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – April 2020 Esto si es negocio | Mexico | 2020 | 04’Director: Mario Ayala UriasWriter: Mario Ayala UriasProducer: Mario Ayala UriasCast: Héctor Sauceda Ruiz, Jonathan Padilla Jaramillo , Áxel Sánchez LópezSynopsis: [English] Omar is about to become a drug dealer, there is no other option.[Español] Omar esta a punto […]

Congratulations to our March 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – MARCH 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM The Next One | Czech Republic | 2020 | 15’         Director: Dominik György              Writer: Dominik György  Producer: Dominik György            Cast: Lesana Sovičová, Jana Krajčiová, Ludmila Jakubův     Synopsis: About men without men. BEST DIRECTOR Pastel | Switzerland | 16’             Director: Michael Guillod               Writer: Michael Guillod   Cornland […]

MARCH 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – March 2020 Twinless | Israel | 2019 | 07’Directors: Sapir Danan, Ronalee IsraelWriters: Sapir Danan, Ronalee IsraelProducers: Sapir Danan, Ronalee IsraelSynopsis: This is Millie’s story, the story of a young woman dealing with the pain and loss that have tormented her since the prenatal death of her twin sister. […]

Congratulations to our February 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – FEBRUARY 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM Pipo and Blind Love  | France |  2019 | 12’           Director: Hugo Le Gourrierec       Writer: Hugo Le Gourrierec           Producer: Igal Kohen       Cast: Anatole Zangs, Solange       Synopsis: In a dezhumanized world where emotions are rationed and measured by a gauge, Pipo, a factory worker falls in […]

FEBRUARY 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – February 2020 The One Who Crossed the Sea | Germany | 2020 | 11’ Director: Jonas Riemer Writers: Jonas Riemer, Lion Bischof Producers: Jonas Riemer, Johannes Schubert Synopsis: The animated documentary THE ONE WHO CROSSED THE SEA tells the story of a GDR refugee who joins the new right. […]

Congratulations to our January 2020 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – JANUARY 2020 AWARDS BEST FILM Union Jake | Netherlands | 2019 | 03’    Director: Luuk Walschot Writer: Luuk Walschot    Producer: Hannah Padding                           Synopsis: Leading character Jake questions his identity in a politically and religiously divided community. He is done fighting and is in search of something which unites us all. […]

JANUARY 2020 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – January 2020 Jinja | United States | 2019 | 07’ Director: Talin Tanielian Writer: Talin Tanielian Producer: Talin Tanielian Cast: Kensei Morita Synopsis: On his journey to find inner peace, Mango the red panda gets lost in the forest and falls victim to a mischievous spirit who plays tricks […]