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Awards

Posted on 03/09/2014
By Commonwealth Foundation

 
The 2013 Commonwealth Shorts continue to win awards and stimulate debate in many parts of the world.

Kareem Mortimer; Jules Koostachin; Vijay Kishnarayan
Jules Koostachin, Oscar Kightley (represented here by Vijay Krishnarayan, Commonwealth Foundation) and Kareem Mortimer collecting their awards.

At the 9th Belize International Film Festival 2014:

Tom’s Dairy by Oscar Kightley won Best Short.

PLACEnta by Jules Koostachin won Best Documentary in the Short Documentary Category,

Passage by Kareem Mortimer received a Special Jury Mention in the Narrative Short Category,

More awards

Passage:
Best Diaspora Short Film, African Movie Academy Awards, Yenagoa, Nigeria
Best Short Film, Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, Grand Bahama
Best Short Film, Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival
Director’s Choice Award, Portland Maine Film Festival
Auntie:
Best Short Film – National Independence Festival of Creative Arts – Barbados
Special prize for Short Film – National Independence Festival of Creative Arts – Barbados