FUNERAL by Marie Vandelannoote
" Julie, Jean, Justine and Antoine reunite for their brother’s funeral wake. An opportunity for them to gather and share their best memories, but also more painful ones. Between laughters and settling scores, they will not only bury a brother but also the convictions, guilt and an authoritarian family that caused, by its adamancy, the loss of one of them . ".
SELECTED TO SCREEN!!!
Best Student Short
ACQUAMARA by Edoardo Viterbori
When is it you can't change your life anymore? Cencio is thirty years old. Has a girlfriend. Has an honest job as a fisherman. Debts. The only thing that's different with him, it's he's put in front of a choice. Often times a choice is easy only when times are hard. Truth is, you can change your life if you want to. But you can never going back to how things were.
Best Feature Film
DRIVE ME TO THE END by Richard Sumers-Calvert
A dark comedy that centers around Ryan (Richard Summers-Calvert) a son dealing with an internal battle regarding the inevitable loss of his Mother, and Sunny (Kate Lister) who is on the autistic spectrum; desperate to escape the suffocating life that is depicted for her by her overbearing parents. Both characters find themselves isolated, car-sharing to a funeral in Scottland. They have 3 days to get to know each other and subsequently feel comfortable in their own skin.
Best Short Doc.
CASTELLERS DE VILAFRANCA by Jordi Escofet Guell
Courage, bravery, hard work. The Castells are human towers, a very representative feature of the catalan folklore. In this video we appreciate the process by the hand of Castellers de Vilafranca.
Tony Simonneau as "Max" in Resurrection directed by Sabine Crossen
Celeste Savino as "Violetta" in Viole' directed by Giovanni B. Algieri
Best Supporting Actor
Abdullah Ghloom as "Old Man" in Wheels by Fahad Shatti
Best Supporting Actress
Anne-Laure Gruet as "Justine" in Funeral directed by Marie Vandelannoote
Best Male Director
Giovanni B. Algieri for Viole'
Best Female Director
Marie Vandelannoote for Funeral
A PHOTO by Xinle Ding
t=E/x2 by Andreas Z Simon
JINGLE THE DOG - A CHRISTMAS STORY by Chris Bishop and Erin Abbey Bishop
BLAKE by David Busch
FIRE EXTINGUISHER by Rodrigo Sopeña and Joana Solnado
Best Horror Movie
ANNUNCIATION by Massimiliano Reina
Best Thriller Movie
NOX by Keyvan Sheikhalishahi
16 WEEKS by Carlota Coronado
Best Romantic Movie
INDESCRIBABLE by Alessandro Leo
Best Action Movie
HONOR AMONG THIEVES by Justin Eugene Evans
Best Fantasy Sci-Fi Movie
PAPA by Brian Peery
Best Drama Movie
FROM KHVRINO by Daria Elena Dashunina
Best Italian Movie
HEREDITY by Raffaele Ceriello
Best Animation Movie
KAZUMI RACECAR PIG by David McBride
Best LGBT Movie
POETRY NIGHT by Soham Pujara