August (2020)

Best Istanbul Film Festival

Best Short Film
Finalists
Devotion / Nicolas LUGLI
Invisible Jails / Orwa Alahmad
Winner
Devotion / Nicolas LUGLI

Best Short Documentary
Finalists
Island / Ho-Pei Ko
Typography Through Time: Renaissance Era / Rodney Roldan
Winner
Island / Ho-Pei Ko

Best Short Horror/Crime/Thriller Film
Finalists
Samvibhram (The Unsoundness of Mind) / Harshaan Kartha
Winner
TRIANGLE / Cataldo De Palma

Best Short Comedy Film
Finalists
Bless me, Father / Boubkar Benzabat
The Confab / Paul Hartel
Winner
Bless me, Father / Boubkar Benzabat

Best Short Drama Film
Finalists
Nostos / Pavlos Vissariou
a mighty girl / Michael Komagata
Winner
Nostos / Pavlos Vissariou

Best Short Animation
Finalists
GON, THE LITTLE FOX / Takeshi Yashiro
Stay Home, Stay Safe, Stay Sane? / Nick Hales
Winner
GON, THE LITTLE FOX / Takeshi Yashiro

Best Director
Winner
Death Offers Life – last moments of Vincent Van Gogh / Saheer Abbas

Best Male Performance
Winner
With New Eyes / George Leontakianak

Best Female Performance
Winner
Case / Nicolas LUGLI

Best Cinematography
Winner
The Vision of the Shadows / Razvan ILIE

Best Original Music
Winner
The Stop / Liudmila Komrakova

Best Editor
Winner
Silent Movie / Melo Viana

Best VFX
Winner
The Eve / Luca Machnich

Best Student Filmmaker
Winner
FINO A TARDI (Throught the late night) / Umberto Baldacci