The winners at British Shorts Film Festival 2016!
The jury award
Members of the jury at British Shorts 2016 were: Nina Kronjäger (actress, Abgeschminkt, Top Girl ...), Alexander Soyez (film journalist, Inforadio), Christin Nichols (actress, Fucking Berlin, The Fifth Estate) and Mark Reeder (author, musician, actor (B-Movie: Lust & Sound in West-Berlin 1979-1989). Congratulations to Nina Gantz for winning the jury award for the best short film at the British Shorts Film Festival in Berlin 2016 with her animation Edmond!
Statement by Nina Gantz, director of the winning film: "Hello everybody at British Shorts Film Festival! I just received the good news. I'm over the moon! Großes Danke to the jury for highlighting "Edmond" out of so many great films. It's a big honour. I would like to thank all my crew members, the fantastic NFTS students, teachers, volunteers and family and friends who all helped to make the film! I wish I was there to thank you all in person, but hopefully I will see you another year. We will celebrate here in Park City, Utah. Guten Abend zusammen!"
Jury statement of winning film and honourable mention
For the jury statements click HERE.
Honourable mention by the jury
A honourable mention goes to Operator by Caroline Bartleet.
The audience award
The audience award at British Shorts Film Festival 2016 goes to Mr Madila by Rory Waudby-Tolley!
Top 5 of the votings
1. "Mr Madila" by Rory Waudby-Tolley
2. "Stutterer" by Benjamin Cleary
3. "Beverley" by Alexander Thomas
3. "Help Point" by Andrew Margetson
4. "Boogaloo and Graham" by Michael Lennox