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Galway Film Fleadh Announces the 2017 Shorts Prizes

The Galway Film Fleadh announced the 2017 winners of its short categories. Galway is an Oscar and BAFTA-qualifying film festival.  The winners are:

THE BEST FIRST SHORT ANIMATION AWARD
WINNER: An Béal Bocht
DIRECTED BY: Tom Collins

THE BEST FIRST SHORT DRAMA IN ASSOCIATION WITH MAZARS
WINNER: The Date
DIRECTED BY: Selina Cartmell

THE DON QUIJOTE AWARD FOR ANIMATION IN A SHORT FILM
WINNER: An Béal Bocht
DIRECTED BY: Tom Collins

THE DONAL GILLIGAN AWARD FOR BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY IN A SHORT FILM IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE IRISH SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHERS (ISC)

WINNER: Burschi Wojner for WAVE

THE AWARD FOR BEST ANIMATED SEQUENCE IN A SHORT FILM IN ASSOCIATION WITH BROWN BAG FILMS
WINNER: Late Afternoon
ANIMATED BY: Cartoon Saloon

THE BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY AWARD (joint winners)
WINNER: Throwline
DIRECTED BY: Mia Mullarkey

WINNER: Tit for Tatt
DIRECTED BY: Mairéad Ní Thréinir