Tag: Brenda Lien

International Filmmakers Shine at 2017 Aspen ShortsFest Awards

New European and Asian filmmakers continue to make their mark on Oscar-qualifying short film festivals this year, with 4 out of the 5 main awards at Aspen Shortsfest going to non-Americans. From a young Indian director who was able to masterfully cast non-actors in a remote setting, to an experimental short about vapid consumerism by a German animator, the 2017 Aspen shorts winners demonstrate that…