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

    Click HERE for more information.