Best of the Festival Award: Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove, Canada/Norway)
The latest beautifully crafted short from Oscar-winner Torill Kove tracing a young girl’s journey around her creative, unconventional and loving but hopelessly out-of-touch parents.
Best British Film Award: Endgame (Phil Mulloy, UK)
After a tough week at the office, Richard and George like to play war games over the weekend to relax.
Audience Vote: Mr Madila or the Colour of Nothing (Rory Waudby-Tolley, UK)
A series of conversations between the filmmaker and a gifted spiritual healer, exploring the inner mind, the fabric of the universe, and the nature of reality itself, through the sacred art of animation.
Best Sound Design Award: The Five Minute Museum (Andy Cowton, UK) directed by Paul Bush
Thousands of artefacts from the collections of small museums are brought to life in an animated history of human endeavour.
Best Abstract Film Award: Line (Steven Subotnik, USA)
The line as conductor, orchestra, star and supporting cast. Front of stage and re-configuring the frame. The Line.
Audience Vote: Line (Steven Subotnik, USA) AND Once Canada Square (Simon Ball, UK)
International Programme 1: From Absurd to Zany
Judges’ Vote: Timber (Nils Hedinger, Switzerland)
Audience Vote: Very Lonely Cock (Leonid Schmelkov, Russia)
Voting for International Programme 2: Being Human
Judges’ Vote: Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove, Canada/Norway)
Audience Vote: Edmond (Nina Gantz, UK)
Voting for International Programme 3: Into the Dark
Judges’ Vote: The Pride of Strathmoor (Einar Baldvin, USA)
Audience Vote: Bang Bang (Julien Bisaro, France)
Voting for International Programme 4: Looking for Answers
Judges’ vote: Nuggets (Andreas Hykade, Germany)
Audience vote: Boom Boom the Fishermans Daughter (Ivan Maximov, Russia)
Voting for International Programme 5: New Japanese Animation – Beyond Anime
Judges’ vote: Maku (Yoriko Mizushiri, Japan)
Audience vote: Way Back to the Sea (Kaori Iwase, Japan/Tokyo Uni Arts)
Voting for International Programme 6: Below the Surface
Judges’ vote: Isola del Giglio (Tom Schroeder, USA)
Audience vote: Tik Tak (Ülo Pikkov, Estonia)
Voting for International Programme 7: Long Shorts
Judges’ vote: World of Tomorrow (Don Hertzfeldt, USA)
Audience vote: World of Tomorrow (Don Hertzfeldt, USA)
Voting for Amazing Animations
Judges’ vote: The Law of the Jungle (Pascale Hecquet, France/Belgium)
Voting for Marvellous Animations
Judges’ vote: A Single Life (Job Joris & Marieke, Holland)