The 2019 Award Winners
by James Popplewell
United Kingdom | Best Drama | 15 min
After his recent unsuccessful novel 'Where do I get off?', author Jason Harlow is struggling for ideas. A chance encounter with aspiring young writer gives Jason some new inspiration.
by Fabrice Bracq
France | Best Comedy | 20 min
Souleymane and Leila just got married, for better or for worse. The better is that they love each other very much. The worse is that they live in an absurd and kafkaesque country.
Down the River
by Daniel H. Jacobson
Israel | Best Home Grown (Drama) | 30 min
An Ethiopian-Israeli Mossad officer with a mysterious past, sent on a mission to Darfur to intercede on behalf of a local warlord with political ambitions. If all goes according to plan, she will not survive the mission. Can Neta catch onto the game before she's
the one that gets played
The Pickman Model
by Tim Troemner
USA | Best Horror | 7 min
What's the secret behind Richard Pickman's unearthly art? Join Pickman as he walks you through his three-part model to artistic success!
By Kim Viscio
USA | Best Documentary | 5 min
A short story of pregnancy, presence and purpose.
by Darlene Hadrika
USA | Best Animation & Grand Prize | 17 min
While packing away her deceased grandmother's affairs, Pauline discovers that one of their stained glass sculptures has come to life. As the lights in the house go out and their memories together begin to dim, Pauline realizes there is joy in celebrating the legacy of those who have been lost.