Laughs and laurels
A quick roundup of the festivals that recently Smiled upon our little film:
  • Festival Internacional de Cine del Cono Sur, Chile - Best Animation
  • Fantaspoa, Brazil - Best International Animation Short Film
  • Chester Animation Festival, UK - Audience award best animation
  • Long Story Short International Film Festival, Romania - best animation
  • Short to the Point, Romania - Best Film, Best Screenplay
  • Couch Film Festival, Canada - BEST FILM of the FESTIVAL / Audience Choice
  • International Animated Film Festival Animocje, Poland - Audience award best short
  • ShortCutz Amsterdam Annual, Netherlands - nominated for Best Screenplay, Best Soundtrack, Best Film and The Audience Award, winner Best Animation
  • Animation Marathon Athens, Greece - Special mention
  • Short Film Factory, Romania - Honorable Mention
  • Blackbird Film Festival, USA - Honorable Mention
  • London seasonal short film festival X4, UK - Special Mention
  • Animation Dingle, Ireland - Honorable Mention
  • Cannes Indie Short Film Festival, France - Semi-Finalist
  • Short Stop International Film Festival, Romania - Nominee

And, of course, being selected for competition in Annecy 2023 brings a Smile to our faces!
Thank you all!
CIFF TheSmile 2023