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We celebrate the cultural diversity of films made in the UK and welcome films from all over the World.
The Festival runs from 13th to 16th November 2013
In 2013, the Selected Filmmakers will be competing for the UK Film Festival Awards in the categories of: Best Short Film, Best Music Video, Best Documentary, Best Animation, Best Student Film, Best Feature Film and Various Special awards.
We will be looking for excellence in a film’s narrative, its visuals, its aesthetic and its technical merits – the perfect combination of art, craft and technology. The winners will be announced at the end of the festival screenings.
The 2012 winners were as follows….
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - Buzkashi Boys (28m, Afghanistan, U S A)
directed by Sam French subsequently nominated for an Oscar!
BEST SHORT (under 10 minutes) - A House, A Home (7m, U S A)
directed by Daniel Fickle
BEST SHORT FILM (over 10 minutes) - Bona Nox (14m, Belgium)
directed by Jean-frederic Eerdekens
BEST ANIMATION - SNAP (6m, United Kingdom, Belgium)
directed by Thomas G. Murphy & Hilere
BEST MUSIC VIDEO - The Downfall (4m, Germany)
directed by Christian Meyerholz and Andreas Melcher
BEST STUDENT FILM - Teardrop (15m, Germany, U S A)
directed by Damian John Harper
BEST DOCUMENTARY - Why Don’t We Do it in the Road? (5m, U.K.)
directed by Chris Purcell
BEST FEATURE FILM - Fray (94m, U S A) directed by Geoff Ryan
HONOURABLE MENTIONS - for tackling really challenging subject matter in a sensitive and cinematic way – went to…
Krawe d z ziemi (29m, Poland)
directed by Nikodem Wojciechowski
For Dorian (16m, Australia, Canada)
directed by Rodrigo Barriuso