Fantasia's FANTASTIQUE WEEKEND OF QUEBEC SHORTS (July 24-26) AWARD ANNOUNCEMENTS AND PHOTOS!

July 28th, 2009 12:49:00

Fantasia's FANTASTIQUE WEEKEND OF QUEBEC SHORTS (July 24-26) wrapped up on Sunday night with an awards ceremony at Le Social.

More than a hundred shorts were shown over eight sessions amounting to more than 15 hours of Quebec film in the span of three days! The ecelectic programming was a mosaic comprising everything from drama to animation to horror comedy, and the films were divided into shorts and DIY shorts for competition. The Fantastique Weekend also included informative industry panels to further encourage our local filmmakers. See below for the list of winners, and a slideshow of photographs from the event!

WINNERS OF QUEBEC SHORTS

Best short film: ''Les outils'' - Simon Laganière
Best director : ''Kagamiko'' - Mathieu Arsenault
Best script : ''Un court sans titre'' - Alexandre Gibault
Best performance: Pierre-Luc Lafontaine, (in ''Déraciné'' -Pierre-Antoine Fournier)
Jury's special prize : ''Fantasme'' - Izabel Grondin (also for her work as a whole)

WINNERS OF DIY QUEBEC SHORTS:

Best DIY short film : ''Panorama : Seeking Voïvod'' - Jean-Marc E Roy
Best DIY script: ''Chers parents'' - Sébastien Godron
Jury's special prize (joint winners) : ''Massacrator'' - Pierre Ayotte and ''Simonac'' - Sylvain Lavigne


Photos copyright Pierre Roussel and King-Wei Chu, 2009

See ALL the Fantasia photos on our Flickr page HERE!



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