Independent Shorts Awards

Nasty Water!

Two firefighters are trying to extinguish a burning house but face a modern problem.
Directed by Mike Fuhrmann (Switzerland)

Text Zen

Bruno went out with her four days ago, and since then no response from her. Today he texted her using whatsapp two hours and twenty-seven minutes ago, and that does not receive response. He arrives to his neighborhood after a long day and while shopping in the Chinese supermarket, he despairs.
Directed by Julián Castro and Alejo Rosemberg (Argentina)


When Marine veteran Jim overhears his family talking about his problems he wants to take his life, but he is surprised when he discovers they care more than he thought.
Directed by Melody Brooke and Mike Henricks (USA)


“Chiseled” is an heritage documentary about magnificent temples, splendid forts and beautiful lakes ruled over by a warrior civilization called “Kakatiya Dynasty”, in the South Indian district of Telangana.
Directed by Ram Alladi (India)


This short film is about a girl named Sarah who found love until her past came back to her!
Directed by Sylaz Ud’ee and Sammy Moet (USA)


While reading the Bible on a particularly windy day, Father Harris is confronted by a tall stranger, one who makes him question his beliefs and motivations. And all in a quest for the truth, however horrifying. Not even a helpful woman can save this priest, who must make a choice. For not all sins can be forgiven.
Directed by Russ Emanuel (USA)

’64 Koufax

After six years of not talking to each other, two brothers meet again at their father’s funeral.
Directed by Kobus Louw (USA)