Tag: DANIEL MULLOY

New Faces Dominate 2017 Clermont-Ferrand Shorts Fest Awards

As traditional, the major prize winners at this year’s Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival went to a new crop of young filmmakers eager to make their mark. The 39th outing of the film festival held in southern France saw hundreds of short films screening over the week-long program, including a varied mix of live action, animation, documentary and experimental works. Fresh names such as Fernando…

#screensparks: daniel mulloy wins best british short bafta for ‘home’

Daniel Mulloy has won the award for Best British Short at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts 70th anniversary event in London. Mulloy’s winning short film Home, which stars Jack O’Connell (Unbroken), focused on timely themes such as immigration and the plight of refugees fleeing troubled homelands. Home also won the London-based director a Special Jury Prize at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival over…

Introducing the 5 BAFTA Best British Short Film Award Nominees

Alongside the major US awards such as the Academy Awards and the Golden Globes, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) celebration has been a major event on the calendar for some years now. As part BAFTA nominates a group of emerging or even the occasional established filmmaker as part of the Best British Short Film category. To be named in this group…

20 International Short Filmmakers to Watch at Clermont-Ferrand

New Machine Magazine names its list of short filmmakers appearing at the festival who are making waves. The 39th Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival runs from February 3 to 11 in the small French city located about 5 hours drive from Paris. This year 75 filmmakers will compete for the Grand Prix as part of the International Competition, the festival has a domestic competition for…