Award Winners: November 2018

Independent Shorts Awards

Their War by Max Mason (UK)

Independent Shorts Awards

Best Narrative Short: Their War by Max Mason (UK)

Best Drama Short: Animal by Henry Young (Australia)

Best Indie ShortKarma Coma by Guillaume Courty (France)

Best Documentary Short: Chapter 1: A Lesson From India by Moran Moradi (Israel)

Best Comedy ShortMy Best Friend by Catalin Bugean (Romania)

Best Crime ShortD.P.D. Echo 1 by Joe Malouf (USA)

Best Thriller ShortMemoriam by Emmanuella Zachariou (USA)

Best Horror ShortLobisome by Juan De Dios Garduño (Spain)

Best Fantasy ShortThree Little Hearts by Nina Kojima (UK)

Best Sci-Fi ShortHidden Life by Valeria Brenes (Costa Rica)

Best Western ShortFor It Is Written by Daniel Ståhl (Sweden)

Best Children ShortThree Little Hearts by Nina Kojima (UK)

Best Women ShortMemoriam by Emmanuella Zachariou (USA)

Best Web Series/TV PilotGold From the Sky by Jason De Ford (USA)

Best Experimental ShortThe Woman From Television by Steffen Jenner (Germany)

Best MicrofilmGuilty Pleasure by Yannik Leibacher and René Müller (Switzerland)

Best Student ShortZola by Vivian Bausch (Austria)

Best Director (Female): Margaux Fazio and Alexandra Nydegger for All I Can See (Switzerland)

Best Director (Male): Michael Vaynberg for 9,8 m/s2 (USA)

Best First Time Director: Max Mason for Their War (UK)

Best Student Director: Weston Taylor for Stride (USA)

Best Actress: Paula Jean Hixson for Are You My Mommy (USA)

Best Actor: Pasha D. Lychnikoff for 9,8 m/s2 (USA)

Best Acting Duo: Bidyut Das and Kankana Chakraborty for Ek Bachchan E Bohu Bachchan (India)

Best Child/Young Actress: Hildur Eva Einarsdóttir for Adela (Iceland)

Best Child/Young Actor: Gaspard Pasquet for Tell Him (France)

Best Acting EnsembleMy Best Friend (Romania)

Best Cinematography: Paddy Bartram for Their War (UK)

Best Editing: Michael Vaynberg for 9,8 m/s2 (USA)

Best Sound Design: Denis Veihman for 9,8 m/s2 (USA)

Best Original Score: Simone Cilio for Their War (UK)

Best Original Story: Devan Davies-Wood for Memoriam (USA)