Top Shorts Winners - June 2022






Film of the Month

Aping Edwin Porter - James O'Donnell


Best Narrative Film

Aping Edwin Porter - James O'Donnell


Honorable Mention: Narrative Film

The Cruelty Of Nature - Eoin Bourke


Best Indie Film

Luminous - Joseph Anthony Marcello


Honorable Mention: Indie Film

Blue Hour - Alexandra Redwood


Best Drama

No Good Deed - Sotiris Demba


Best Comedy

Aping Edwin Porter - James O'Donnell


Best Thriller

The Washer - Xiao Chen


Best Sci-Fi

Ship of Theseus - Yiqing Gu


Best Experimental Film

Push - Jasmine Quiñones


Best Inspirational Film

Are you feeling better - Agree Ye


Best Mystery Film

Writers Block - Jake Francis


Best Crime Film

No Pain No Amor - Daniel Locicero


Best Musical/Dance Film

Between Here and Gone - Iván Gisbert, Sadie Duarte


Best Film Noir

Murder in Monte Nido - Bonnie Foster


Best Web/TV Pilot

Journalism 101 - Michael Lopez


Best Music Video

Övergivenheten - Hanna Oldenburg, Johan Kuurne


Best Student Film

PSEUDEA - Ani Stein


Honorable Mention: Student Film

The Plan - Zaknafein Luken


Best Director

The Washer - Xiao Chen


Honorable Mention: Director

PSEUDEA - Ani Stein


Best First Time Director

Aping Edwin Porter - James O'Donnell


Honorable Mention: First Time Director

SIFU the Revenge - Benjamin Colussi


Best Actor

The Cruelty Of Nature - Eoin Bourke


Honorable Mention: Actor

For I Am Dead - Al Nazemian


Best Actress

Ship of Theseus - Chaoyue Zhao


Honorable Mention: Actress

Murder in Monte Nido - Lotus Bech


Best Cinematography

Ship of Theseus - WenJun Pan


Best Editing

The Washer - Xiao Chen


Best Visual Effects

PSEUDEA - Samantha Doria


Best Commercial/Promotional Video

Fire on Tire - Royal Ismayilov


Best Original Story

PSEUDEA - Chelsea Columbus


Best Screenplay

Scratch Off - Gary Giudice


Best Drama Screenplay

PSEUDEA - Chelsea Columbus, Ethelle O’Mara


Best Comedy Screenplay

ELVIS and THE GOLDEN TICKET - Palmer Edward


Best First Time Screenwriter

A Night In - Eduardo Olmos, Connor Tyler Gray


Special Jury Award

Dance for Me - Robin Hofmann




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