Uncommissioned SCREENPLAY FINALISTS
By Roberto Stefano/ ITALY
The story of a Young African footballer who, having been taken from his family to fulfil his dream of playing professional football in Italy, faces the harsh reality of a crippling injury that sees his destiny being something very different in the modern-day world of harsh citizenship and acceptance.
By Dominica Johnson / UK,SWITZERLAND
An 11 year elicit love affair between a famous Swiss artist and her young British assistant spirals into life changing circumstances that effects both of their worlds with devastating and passionate consequences.
By Josie Elber / United States
One woman’s climb of the world’s most fatal peak results in a murder investigation that unveils political propaganda and a media frenzy that will question the US legal system like never before.
Film of the Festival: Beating Heart – Laurent Caujat
Best Feature: Off The Rails – Damien Fitszimmons
Best Documentary - IN YOUR FACE - Declan & Beate Maynes
Best UK Short: Spoon Fed – Nick Hatton Jones
Best International Short: Inside the Wardrobe – Sebastien Carfora
Best Animation: Auuuna – Lina Šukova
Best Music Video: Drift – Jess Kay
Best Experimental: The Velvet Abstract – James Hughes
Best Student Film - Ray Richardson: Our Side of the Water - Nina Degraeve
Best Director: Sean Devlin – When The Storm Fades
Best Actress: Otmara Maria – Off The Rails
Best Actor: Pascal Mottier – Beating Heart
Best Uncommissioned Screenplay: Gem by Roberto Stefano