(photo: Jed Niezgoda)
THANK YOU! a huge thank you to all the filmmakers, the audience and everyone who contributed to making IndieCork a cracker of a festival. Below are the first awards of the festival.
The filmmakers’ awards of DCP (Digital Cinema Package) conversions were sponsored by EGG Post-Production. The trophies (pictured) were designed and donated by sculptor Liz Morrissey.
1st IndieCork Film Festival Awards
Best World Short
Dive: Approach And Exit, Dir. Sandro Aguilar, Portugal
When I Stop Looking, Dir. Todd Herman, USA
Ó Bheál Poetry Film Award
Poem: No País Dos Sacanas/In the Land of Bastards by Jorge de Sena
Film: Dir. Manuel Vilarinho, Portugal
Best Irish Short
Wasted, Dir. Cathy Brady
IndieCork Award for Innovation in Irish Feature Filmmaking
Smolt, Dir. Michael Higgins
Best ‘Creative Cork’ Award
Stolen, by Yvonne Keane
IndieCork Special Award
Collectively to Hamburg Short Film Festival, Hamburg Short Film Agency and Hamburg’s A Wall Is A Screen for their unique and generous contribution to the first IndieCork festival.
The Cork Audience Nomination for the Lux Prize
The Broken Circle Breakdown, Dir. Felix Van Groeningen, Belgium
Welcome to IndieCork – a new festival of independent cinema in Cork, Ireland.
Not at the festival? Take a look below at our lovely first promo, directed by Ed Kadysewski with original music by Tony Langlois.