COLCHESTER FILM FESTIVAL 2017

JUDGES

AWARDS

  • Best Short Film: ‘Backstory’ (Joschka Laukeninks)
  • Best Short Film: ‘Sweet Maddie Stone’ (Brady Hood)
  • Best Director: ‘Backstory’ (Joschka Laukeninks)
  • Best Cinematography: ‘Elegy’ (Carles Iniesta & Raul Mulas)
  • Best Editing: ‘Sweet Maddie Stone’ (Meredith Mantik)
  • Best Screenplay: ‘Bossman’ (Calum Macdiarmid)
  • Rising Star Award: ‘Annie Waits’ (April Kelley & Sara Huxley)
  • 60 Hour Film Challenge Winner: ‘Junior’ (Ben Hyland)

GUEST SPEAKERS

  • John Wilson (Editor – ‘Billy Elliot’, ‘The History Boys’)
  • James Kent (Director – ‘Testament of Youth’)
  • Matt Gray (Screenwriter – ‘Broadchurch’, ‘Sherlock’)

FESTIVAL TEAM

Jenna Menzies, Camille du Sorbiers, Roger Allen, Amanda Findley, Chris Anderson, Adam Piercy, Tristan Syrett, Steven Dorrington, John Tuppen, Joe Stone and Roger Cuthbert