Australian Adrian Prospero is the director of the film “Once Were Heroes”, awarded Bronze Best Sci-Fi Short in the round of September. A film that tells the story of a couple who make use of their son to carry out a robbery. A funny, creative and competent work.
Recipient of an honorable mention as Best Actor in the round of September, British Simon Killick talks about “Buried”, that he also co-directed with Neil Webster, and his experience at Independent Shorts Awards.
A brilliant way to provoke feminism in the modern era, replacing the manifesto with the silence. Chinese Director Xiaoyu Yang unveils a mysterious universe of one of the world’s famous contemporary art “Christina’s World” by Andrew Wyeth. Awarded by ISA in August season, Best Female Director, Best Student Short, and Best Cinematography.
Awarded Silver Best Sound Design and honorable mentions for Best First Time Director and Best Editing, “Risky Boys” directed by Ukrainian Max Vitko illustrates in its best what is being done by new filmmakers from East Europe with low or no budgets. A competent and compelling short film in a “retro wave style”.
Awarded Best Film of the Month and Platinum Best Actor in the round of September, “Gun” is a remarkable drama short about two men struggling with their own true identities. A mandatory piece of indie filmmaking and acting.
A robot girl wishes for freedom. She never sees a living thing in her life. One day she saw a feather…
Directed by Xiaochen Zhang (China)
A man comes to grips with his life and realizes it’s never too late to ask for help.
Directed by Frank J. Dion (USA)
Simply remarkable. The documentary “The Song Of Galesh” by Iranian Kondor Shekari conquered all the judges of ISA. Learn more about this young director, awarded Platinum in the round of September.
Awarded Platinum Best Dark Comedy Short, “Shotgun” is one of the funniest and most surprising films of the round of September. A bloody 16-minute work full of talent, directed by Colin A. Borden. Absolutely mandatory.
The first short film to ever approach the theme of Postcoital Dysphoria (vulgar post-sex blues). This movie shows the point of view of sex as an exchange of energy, and how this process can affect someone in a deep and mysterious way.
Directed by Joel Junior (USA)