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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Congratulations to our December 2019 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – DECEMBER 2019 AWARDS BEST FILM Chlorine  | Australia | 2019 | 18’              Director: Melissa Anastasi             Writer: Melissa Anastasi                Producer: Jessica Carrera              Cast: Marlo Kelly, Clementine Bell, Ezekiel Simat   Synopsis: In a desperate bid for attention, 11-year-old Keira compulsively steals from pregnant women at her local aquatic centre. […]

Congratulations to our November 2019 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – NOVEMBER 2019 AWARDS BEST FILM Ria | Germany | 2019 | 20’         Director: Dennis Baumann            Writer: Dennis Baumann Producer: Till Helldobler Cast: Valentina Walde, Tobias Kluckert, Thomas Sturmfels, Lena Biallawons, Simone Ritscher, Erik Schäffler, Luke Neite, Peter Seaton-Clark Synopsis: WWII through the eyes of a child that has never really […]

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 […]

Congratulations to our October 2019 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – OCTOBER 2019 AWARDS BEST FILM Three blades | France | 2019 |   30’         Director: Matthieu MAUNIER-ROSSI          Writer: Matthieu MAUNIER-ROSSI             Producers: Isabel SEGOVIA, Stéphanie DRONNE    Cast: Davidson DUPUY, Jordany COTHIAS, Norbert ALIX    Synopsis: Haiti, nowadays. One day in the life of a family of three : three men, alone with their […]

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 […]

Congratulations to our September 2019 Award Winners

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SHORT TO THE POINT – SEPTEMBER 2019 AWARDS BEST FILM Border Crossing | Poland | 2019 | 15’     Director: Agnieszka Chmura          Writer: Agnieszka Chmura             Producer: Piotr Lenar      Cast: Pola Galica Galoch, Agnieszka Koscielniak, Andrzej Rozmus, Andrzej Franczyk Synopsis: A thriller based in the summer of 1989, the final year of communism in Eastern Europe, inspired […]

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 […]