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Cinetrain films reap awards at the most prestigious festivals!

After winning two important awards over the week-end, we decided it may be time to sum up all the awards our films got over the past year…

Overwhole, the short films produced during the Cinetrain: Russian Winter project were screeened in more than 50 international film festivals all over the world, and they already wan 10 prizes from world leading festivals! A lot of screenings are still planned in the near future! The list below will be updated should some more awards complete this already very satisfying list…

  • ZIMA, by Cristina Picchi already won 8 awards.

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  1. Pardino d’Argento for best short film  – Festival del Film Locarno 2013
  2. Pianifica Prize, Short film nominee for the European Film Awards - Festival del Film Locarno 2013
  3. Special Mention of the Jury, International Competition – 36e Festival du Court Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand 2014
  4. Honourable Mention – Oslo Screen Festival 2014
  5. WWF Award – 16th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival.
  6. Premio Emidio Greco, Festival del Cinema Europeo di Lecce & Centro Nazionale del Cortometraggio
  7. Best Score - San Gio’ Verona Video Festival
  8. Best Cinematography – DokuMA 2014
Cristina Picchi receives her award at the Locarno 2013 Film Festival.

Cristina Picchi receives her award at the Locarno 2013 Film Festival.

 

  • LOVE. LOVE. LOVE. by Sandhya Sundaram won 5 awards

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  1.  Special Prize of the Jury for Non Fiction – Sundance 2014
  2.  Best short film – One Voice International Youth Film Festival 2014
  3. Honourable mentiuon of the Jury – Los Angeles Indian Film Festival
  4. Honourable mention of the Jury – Nashville International Film Festival
  5. Best short Film – Dvizhenie Film Festival (Omsk, Russia)
Sandhya Daisy Sundaram receives her award at the 2014 Sundance film festival. Guillaume Protsenko and Tanya Petrik, the producers share her emotion...

Sandhya Daisy Sundaram receives her award at the 2014 Sundance film festival. Guillaume Protsenko and Tanya Petrik, the producers share her emotion…

 

  • THE GREEN SERPENT by Benny Jaberg won 5 awards

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Benny Jaberg SwissFilm award

Benny Jaberg, director of “The Green Serpent” receives his award for best short film at the SwissFilm Award 2014

  1. Boccalina film Critics prize – Festival del Film Locarno 2013
  2. Best short film  – City of Winterthur prize 2013
  3. Best Short Film – SwissFilm Award 2014
  4. Best Short Film – Darklight Dublin Film Festival
  5. Special mention of the Jury – Experimental film & video festival 2014, Zurich

Congratulations to all the Cinetrainers involved in those truly inspiring films! Way to go!

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