Festivals and Awards
Beeston Film Festival 2019
On 15th March 2019, we played as part of the Beeston Film Festival in Nottingham, UK.
Berlin Lift-Off Online Festival 2019 - Finalist
In February 2019, we competed in an online festival in Berlin for the Lift Off Series. The Lift Off Series are a global network with multiple festivals in various cities around the world. We were up against 104 features and short films for the initial round where the public vote for their favourites. We were in the top 10 for this round moving onto the next stage to be judged by the panel on various aspects of filmmaking. The film ended up being a finalist for the entire festival.
Gold Movie Awards 2019 - January Best Short Winner
In February 2019, we were awarded with Best Short at the Gold Movie Awards Monthly competition. This win means we are now a Semi Finalist for their Annual Awards Ceremony in London on 9th January 2020. Tickets can be bought below:
Hollywood Just4Shorts Competition 2018 - Finalist
In December 2018, the film was selected as a finalist for the Just4Shorts Competition in Hollywood. The film was labelled as having achieved a high standard of quality.
Independent Shorts Awards November 2018 - Winner
‘Their War’ received a total of 6 awards at the November edition of the Independent Shorts Awards. Out of nearly 250 films that month alone, our film was awarded 5 Platinum awards including Best Film and Best Cinematography and 1 Silver Award for Best Actor (Hamish Riddle).
BEST FILM OF THE MONTH
BEST NARRATIVE SHORT
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
BEST FIRST TIME DIRECTOR
Norwich Film Festival 2018
In September 2018, ‘Their War’ became part of the Official Selection for the 8th Annual Norwich Film Festival based in Norfolk in the UK.
The festival itself is one of only 48 other festivals that is recognised by the British Independent Film Awards. The festival took place from the 8th - 18th November 2018 in Norwich, Norfolk with the film screening on 18th November at 1230pm. The film was received incredibly well by the audience.
LA Film Awards October 2018 - Winner
In October 2018, ‘Their War’ received two awards at the LA Film Awards. We were awarded Best Director and Honourable Mention for Best Narrative Short.
In their review of the film, Name Melumad said it was “a visually impressive film with great performances and beautiful production design”.
Top Shorts August 2018 - Winner
‘Their War’ was awarded ‘Best Narrative’ at the well respected online film festival TOP SHORTS for the month of August. This win means that the film is automatically entered into their annual awards in January.
Festival and Film Director, Roy Zafarni said of the film “an unforgettable short film.”