BEST DIRECTOR OF 2019
Winner - Igor Lewicki for short film Ghosts in the Ink (United States)
Finalist - Samuel Kaperski for short film Hollow Tooth (France)
Finalist - Samuel Perriard for short film Starshot (Switzerland/Germany)
After twelve years, Matti returns to the city where his life had changed. Just like then, he carries the revolver with him. He‘s eager to play the game – but his companion is hesitating. A modern Western about unsettled men. The first part of the film was shot in 2007, the second twelve years later in January 2019.
Finalist - Duke Howard for short film Soldier of Comedy (Australia)
By utilising humour to mitigate his traumatic childhood, comedian Tommy Bissett appears to value comedy above all else. Though under the weight of a devastating methamphetamine addiction it becomes unclear whether or not he can shape his creative energy into a meaningful career. Facebook