FESTIVALS: Fest Anča Announces Winners

Nothing Happens by by Uri Kranot, Michelle Kranot Nothing Happens by by Uri Kranot, Michelle Kranot

ZILINA: Danish Nothing Happens directed by Uri Kranot and Michelle Kranot was awarded the Anča Award at the 2018 Fest Anča, Slovakia's international festival of animated films, that ran from 28 June to 1 July 2018.

The festival shone a spotlight on 25 years of Slovak animation, marking the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Slovakia, and once again had a vibrant Game Days section with a pitching forum and two full days of presentations, emphasising the importance of the gaming industry to the field of animation in Slovakia.

Full list of winners:

Anča Award:
Nothing Happens (Denmark)
Directed by Uri Kranot, Michelle Kranot

Anča Award Special Mention:
Musical Traumas (Serbia and Montenegro)
Directed by Milos Tomić

Anča Student Award:
Animateur (Austria)
Directed by Alexander Gratzer

Anča Student Award Special Mention:
Here and Here (Slovakia)
Directed by Michaela Mihalyiová

Anča Music Video Award:
w/o (Finland)
Directed by Sanni Lahtinen

Anča Music Video Award Special Mention:
Divisional Articulations (Germany)
Directed by Max Hattler

Anča Slovak Award:
Yellow (Slovakia)
Directed by Ivana Šebestová

Anča Slovak Award Special Mention:
Journey (Slovakia)
Directed by Marek Jasaň

D Award:
selfish (Slovakia)
Directed by Lukáš Figeľ

Anča Kids Award:
Birdlime (Canada)
Directed by Evan DeRushie

Game Day Pitching Session:
Blood Will Be Spilled
Produced by Double Quote Studios

Game Days Pitching Special Mention:
Yester Morrow
Produced by Bitmap Galaxy

Game Jam:
Lost Voice
Created by Jakub Moravec, Vlado Líška, Katarína Geffertová

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