The competition was fierce and we are grateful to the contributing filmmakers of 2013. And the Taffy's go to:
Lifetime Achievement 2013
Ray Harryhausen (Awarded posthumously to the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation). Thank you, for entertaining millions and influencing thousands of animators and filmmakers, Mr. Harryhausen.
Audience Choice Award 2013
Awarded by you!
Honourable Mentions by screening category...
Shorts 1 - Straight Up Toons - Lemons dir. Kate Burck | USA, 2012
Shorts 2: The Reflecting Pool - Le Vagabond De Saint Marcel - dir. Rony Hotin (France, 2013)
Shorts 4 - Hilariously Strange & Incredibly Dark - I, Pet Goat II - dir. Louis Lefebvre | Canada, 2012
Kid Shorts - Peregrina - dir. Taha Yasin | Canada, 2012
Student Shorts - I am Tom Moody - dir. Ainslie Henderson | UK, 2012
And the WINNER garnering the most votes is...
I Hate You Red Light (Canada/Colombia, 2012) - dir. M.R. Horhager and Juan Manuel Urbina (part of Shorts 3 - Stylin’)
Juried Awards 2013
Best Student Short Film 2013
Awarded by Claudia Sicondolfo (Canada), Team Leader and Education Specialist, National Programs at National Film Board of Canada.
I Am Tom Moody (UK, 2012) - dir. Ainslie Henderson
Best Canadian Short Film 2013
Awarded by Anand Gurnani (India), CoFounder, CEO, Managing Editor - AnimationXpress.com
Bydlo (2012) - dir. Patrick Bouchard
Best International Short 2013
Awarded by jurist by Anja Struck (Germany), Director
Feral - dir. Daniel Sousa
Grand Prix 2013
Awarded by Jerry Beck (USA), Founder Cartoon Research. Founder, Cartoon Brew.
Le Vagabond De Saint Marcel - dir. Rony Hotin (France, 2013)