2016 Anim’est Trophy goes to Russia

The 11th edition of Anim’est IAFF, which took place between October 7th and October 16th, announced its winners: The Anim’est Trophy, offered by the Romanian Cultural Institute went to the Russian short film Before Love, directed by Igor Kovalyov.

Anim’est Trophy  

Before Love – Russia 2015, dir. Igor Kovalyov


Best Short Film

Happy End – Czech Republic 2015, dir. Jan Saska


Best Feature Film

The Girl without Hands – France 2016, dir. Sébastien Laudenbach


Best Student film

Crabe Phare – France 2015, dir. Gaëtan Borde, Benjamin Lebourgeois, Claire Vandermeersh, Alexandre Veaux, Mengjing Yang


Special Mention for a student film

The More I Know – Czech Republic 2015, dir. Marek Naprstek


Special Mention for a student film

White Silence – South Korea 2016, dir. Hyomi Kim


Best Romanian film

Mom, Dad, I have to tell you something – Romania 2016, dir. Paul Mureşan


Special Mention for a Romanian film

Skateboarding is not a Crime – Romania 2016, dir. Cristian Radu


Best Music Video – ex aequo

“O” FRNK – USA/South Korea 2015, dir. Erick Oh

“Witch Doctor” De Staat – The Netherlands 2015, dir. Studio Smack, Floris Kaayk


Best Minimest (short film for children)

Stick Man – UK 2015, dir. Jeroen Jaspaert, Daniel Snaddon


Audience Award

A Town Called Panic: Back to School – Belgium-France 2016, dir. Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar


Project Worksheep

Agata Tabacu – Untitled