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2011 Hollyshorts Festival Winners announced

Hollywood August 19, 2011–The 7th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival wrapped last night with a standing room only awards ceremony at the Geisha House in Hollywood live-streamed courtesy of Dyal Productions and hosted by Actress Sheila Shah. Audience choice winners from each program will be announced later this weekend.

The HollyShorts Best Overall Short Film prize, which wins a $10,000 in post production and finishing services package from Company 3, went to “Mrs. Peppercorn’s Magical Reading Room” by Mike Le Han. The HollyShorts Best Director Award which wins a $10,000 post production and finishing services package from Company 3, went to Christian Swegal, Director of “Stasis.” Below please find the list of the announced winners.

Best Short Film Shot in Los Angeles
“John Doe”-Melissa Ciampa
Best Student Short Film presented by Martini Crew Booking
“Goldenbox” by Matt MacDonald
Showbiz Store and Café Future Filmmaker Award
Jacob Chase, “Patient Zero”
Best Webisode
“CLUBSCENE: The Bartender” by Adriano Valentini
Best International
“ColourBleed” by Peter Szewczyk
Best Family
“Me and The Chef”
Best Horror
“Nowhere Road” by Benjamin Dynice
Best Narrative
“Augenblicke” by Martin Bargiel
Best Documentary
“The Vacuum Kid” by Katherine Mahalic
Best Cinematography presented by Moviola
“Dissection of a Storm” by Julio Soto
Best Drama
“Sold” by John Irwin
Best Comedy
“Bear Force One” by Andy Mogren
Best Editing and VFX
“Stasis” by Christian Swegal
Best Actor
David Dastmalchian-“Double Black”
Best Actress
Grace Huang “Blood Traffic”
Best Animation
“Photographs” by Brendan Clogher
Best Music/Sound
“Sugartown” by JT Mollner
Honorable Mention
“5 Second Short Films”
Honorable Mention
“Pillow Talk”
Honorable Mention
Best Commercial
“Levi’s Post-Mortem” By Ezra Stanley
Best Music Video
WhoMadeWho “Every Minute Alone” by William Stahl
Best Director
Christian Swegal, Director of “Stasis”
Best Short Film
“Mrs. Peppercorn’s Magical Reading Room” by Mike Le Han
08.24.11 by OC

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