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. […]

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. […]

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 […]

DECEMBER 2019 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – December 2019 “glimmen” (KRYPT III) | Germany | 2019 | 21’ Director: Lars Nagler Writer: Lars Nagler Producer: Lars Nagler Synopsis: In “glimmen“ protagonist FRAME is enabled to escape from a self-destructive industrial dystopia in order to approach his senses, empathy, self-knowledge and own strength again after this stupid […]

NOVEMBER 2019 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – November 2019 Urbanality | Australia | 2019 | 04’ Director: Evan McInnes Synopsis: The city folk are about to get a wake-up call. But, will they stop and listen? “Urbanality” explores the isolation of our modern environment, the resistance we have to change, and the beauty of going with […]

OCTOBER 2019 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – October 2019 Featherweight | United Kingdom | 2019 | 09’ Director: Kayleigh Gibbons Writer: Kayleigh Gibbons Producer: Richard Gordon Synopsis: A dark humoured and expressive character animation about a Father and Daughter coping with the loss of a central family member. Whilst grieving in a graveyard, the Daughter is […]

SEPTEMBER 2019 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – September 2019 CowBot | United States | 2019| 04’ Director: Rahul Menon Writer: Rahul Menon Cast: Jonathan Johnson, Lillian Synopsis: Based on a rumor, that might just be true. Ava | United States | 2019 | 07’ Director: Elise Gammon Writer: Isabel scoliard Synopsis: In an impulsive and reckless […]

AUGUST 2019 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – August 2019 Monster Under the Bed | United States | 2019 | 08’ Director: Sean Aragon Writer: Sean Aragon Producer: Sarah Hawbaker , Sean Aragon Cast: Grace Smith , Jorge Alvarez , April Hilton-Pegas Synopsis: When a lonely little girl discovers friendship and bonds with a monster under her […]

JULY 2019 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – July 2019 PIT STOP | United States | 2019 | 04’ Director: Mikail Ekiz Producer: Madeleine Arana Synopsis: A Stop-Motion/3D Hybrid Short about a gas station convenience store clerk who has a Magic 8 Ball for a head that can predict the future, he lives in a constant state […]

JUNE 2019 NOMINEES

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Animation Short – Official Selection – June 2019 Goodnight, Mr. Sandman | United States | 2019 | 04’ Director: Nathania Zaini Writer: Nathania Zaini Producer: Nathania Zaini Synopsis: A story about a writer who’s working to catch a deadline, but had to deal with a Sandman who’s trying to put him to sleep. The Sandman […]

MAY 2019 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – May 2019 71 QUESTIONS | United Kingdom | 2019 | 06’ Director: Justine Léaux Writer: Justine Léaux Producer: Itunu Olowo Cast: Yazmin Joy Vigus, Mirdrit Zhinipotoku Synopsis: The interrogation of a lifetime. Great gig in the sky | United States | 2019 | 03’ Director: Cody Millett Writer: Cody […]

APRIL 2019 NOMINEES

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Amateur Short – Official Selection – March 2019 U really hurt me | Canada | 01’ Director: Callahan Bracken Writer: Callahan Bracken Producer:Callahan Bracken Synopsis: Passivity is a burden. Recently, I had found myself apathetic within relationships that were deeply important to me. I had learned to distance myself from people that I loved, and […]

MARCH 2019 NOMINEES

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Children Short – Official Selection – March 2019 ONE CHANCE | Australia | 2018 | 07’ Director: James Hyams Writer: Jeremy Rigby Producer: Jeremy Rigby Cast: Harrison Wilkes , Sienna De Carlo , Isabella De Carlo , Kirar Mercy Synopsis: A young girl with a passion for soccer tries to silence her bully by attempting […]

FEBRUARY 2019 NOMINEES

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Children Short – Official Selection – February 2019 Lilly Goes Fishing | Canada | 2018 | 08’ Director: The Bum Family Writer: The Bum Family Producer: Xstine Cook Cast: The Bum Family Synopsis: Lilly, a giant orange monster, embarks on an adventure at a lakeside fishing camp with her friend Fluffle. Will Lilly discover the […]

JANUARY 2019 NOMINEES

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Short Comedy – Official Selection – January 2019 Date Night | Romania | 2017 | 17’ Director: Stela Pelin Writer: Stela Pelin, Ioachim Stroe Producers: Stela Pelin, Alexandru Mihai, Claudiu Mitcu, Ioachim Stroe , Robert Fița Cast: Ionuț Niculae, Ilona Brezoianu Synopsis: Andrei works at a crummy car-wash. Due to a series of unfortunate events […]