A WORLD OF SHORTS: FESTIVAL AWARD WINNERS
Come and see the award-winning films from this year's 2012 CFC Worldwide Short Film Festival! A stunning array of talent, originality and artistry is on jaw-dropping display as we celebrate the short film form in all its glory!
DATE & TIME: Wednesday July 18th, 2012 at 5:00 pm
LOCATION: Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, 506 Bloor St. W.
RUNNING TIME: 83 minutes
ADMISSION: Tickets are $11 Regular, $6 Members, $8 Discount Card Holders
|EDMOND WAS A DONKEY
(EDMOND ÉTAIT UN ÂNE)
The Bravo!FACT Award for Best Canadian Short
Franck Dion | Canada, France | 2012 | 14 minutes
Everyone always thought Edmond was a bit of an ass, but once he embraces this perception of himself, his life is forever changed. A moving animated tale about waking to the dream of your life.
The Deluxe Award for Best Live-Action Short
Aly Muritiba | Brazil | 2011 | 15 minutes
A mother visits her son in prison, but she's packing more than just a bag lunch. A stunning story of love, sacrifice and the extreme lengths parents will go to in order to protect their children.
The Deluxe Award for Best Performance in a Live-Action Short
Romain and Laurie are in love, but their connection is forbidden at the Centre. The ephemerality of romantic love is on full display in this sex-positive portrait of young lovers looking to do it, just like everybody else.
The Panasonic Award for Best Documentary Short
Sebastian Feehan, Josh Bamford | United Kingdom
Ralph is known as "The Banjo Man" on the streets of Cornwall, and a man about town to the local club scene. An endearing snapshot of a salty dog in the prime of his life.
Audience Choice Award
Meghna Gupta | United Kingdom, India | 2012 | 14 minutes
Take a journey inside the hidden corners of the international textile industry with the charismatic Indian workers whose job it is to recycle the massive shipments of second-hand clothing arriving daily from the West.