Independent Shorts Awards is honored to release the full list of the projects officially selected for the season of September 2018, a qualifier for the 2019 ISA Annual Awards event in Hollywood.
Hungarian filmmaker Lorand Banner Szucs guides us through “Sandwich”, a disturbing and at the same time compelling film about the acceptance of difference. Awarded by ISA Best Film of the Month.
Independent Shorts Awards is pleased to announce the award winners of August 2018. Thank you for sharing your works and congratulations to all!
Learn more about the six runners for Best Film of the Month in August round
Independent Shorts Awards is honored to release the full list of the projects officially selected for the season of August 2018.
A selection from 71:52 hours of runtime, an incredible pool of films and scripts from 41 countries.
With a total budget of 100 euros and a crew of two persons (himself and the actress), Iranian director Farhad Vilkiji filmed in Amsterdam “Leili”, a fiction short film about an immigrant, a young girl and the circumstances between herself, her boyfriend and her family. A compelling cinematic experience awarded by ISA in the season of June.
The statement in Berlin of Douglas F. Williamson, co-producer of ISA Gold Award-Winning “Rewinder” for Best Sci-Fi Short, in July round.
ISA award-winning film director Michael Scarnati statement on his awards for “Across the Graveyard”. An honest and compelling drama short film about a gravedigger, struggling to adjust to life in a long distance relationship, who meets and confides in a 75-year-old widower at the cemetery where he works.
It is hard not to be impressed with “El Perdón (Forgiveness)”, the debut short film of Spanish Paola García-Sanjuán Machado. Awarded Platinum Best First Time Director and Gold Best Drama Short and Best Acting Duo (Victor Sevilla and Lola Marcelli) in July season of ISA.
Awarded Platinum Best Film Noir Short and Best Crime Short, “Monster City” is an incredibly fast-paced film shooted in Beijing. A brilliant example of the new independent Chinese film production coming from the hands of a film student.