We are proud and grateful for the hundreds of fantastic submissions we had in our second year. It was extremely hard to reach the final selection and even tougher to pick the winners, that fulfill our quest for meaningful and artistic Cinema. In Total, our competitive official selection, featured 109 titles from 32 Countries! Such a diversified mosaic allowed us to bring in several creative and memorable approaches to Cinematic story-telling.

The 2019 Winners:

BEST MOVIE OF THE YEAR
Pause
BEST ANIMATION SHORT
Sophie
BEST DARK COMEDY FEATURE
Bang!
BEST DARK COMEDY SHORT
The Dishwasher
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
Manry at sea
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
The Kaleidoscope Guy at the Market
BEST HORROR & SUPERNATURAL FEATURE
Camp Wedding
BEST HORROR & SUPERNATURAL SHORT
Altitude
BEST INDIE FEATURE
Feelings to Tell
BEST INDIE SHORT
The Invention
BEST SCI FI & FANTASY FEATURE
Falter
BEST SCI FI & FANTASY SHORT
Megan
BEST SURREAL & AVANTGARDE FEATURE
My Little Elephant
BEST SURREAL & AVANTGARDE SHORT
Muffin
BEST THRILLER & FILM NOIR FEATURE
Blind
BEST THRILLER & FILM NOIR SHORT
Blossom
BEST MUSIC VIDEO
Launchpad
BEST TRAILER
iRony
BEST DIRECTOR
Daniel Boldan (Muffin)
BEST ACTOR
Kevin Balmore (The Dishwasher)
BEST ACTRESS
Jeanie Lim (Moth)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Garret Sako (Megan)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Cadden Jones (Camp Wedding)
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
Jonathan Galland (The Ribbon)
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Various Artists (Hello Baby)
BEST EDITING
Zimo Huang (Megan)
BEST SOUND DESIGN
Lewis Wilcox (Arthur King: Changing Landscapes)
BEST SPECIAL & VISUAL EFFECTS
Martin Reinhart & Virgil Widrich (Tx-Reverse)