Cannes Shorts returned to Eventive, our online film festival platform, to screen over 80 innovative and excellent new short films, February 21st – 27th.

2022 Award Winners

Best Short Film: Jury Award
A Paper Plane Ride Home by Val Tan

Best Short Film: Festival Director’s Award
Unresolved Phenomena by Jac Roberts

Best Short Film: Audience Award
Sunset & Vine by Olajide O. Hamed, Ebony Jones

Best Short Documentary: Jury Award
Ayni (Reciprocity) by Rita Panahi

Best Short Documentary: Festival Director’s Award
Clean Mountains by Geertjan Lassche

Best Short Documentary: Audience Award
Mother Daughter by Ned Warner, Dirk Rasmussen

Best LGBT Short: Jury Award
Out And Proud by Felix Hertneck

Best LGBT Short: Festival Director’s Award
Don’t Text Your Ex by Jo Güstin

Best LGBT Short: Audience Award
(Wel)Coming In by Emmanuelle Roberge

Best Horror Short: Jury Award
Follow Me, Please by Ian Matthews

Best Horror Short: Festival Director’s Award
OST. by Abhichoke Chandrasen

Best Horror Short: Audience Award
Violet Daze by Marisa Martin

Best Sci-Fi Short: Jury Award
Astro by Sam Schrag

Best Sci-Fi Short: Festival Director’s Award
Obsolete Model by Warren Difranco Hsu

Best Sci-Fi Short: Audience Award
2083 by Luis Babst

Best Animated Short: Jury Award
Chance by Kaisar Salykov

Best Animated Short: Festival Director’s Award
Unwanted Photons by Kasia Beloussov

Best Animated Short: Audience Award
Urutau by Juan Ignacio Guiliani

Best Experimental Short: Jury Award
AEIOU by Francesco Nassimbeni

Best Experimental Short: Festival Director’s Award
I Will Be Your Breath by Malia Adams Adams

Best Experimental Short: Audience Award
Silence 1b by Rollo Hollins

Best Short Short: Jury Award
Buster, Baby by Susan-Kate Heaney

Best Short Short: Festival Director’s Award
Happy Honeymoon by Shoneel Yallattikar, Sameeha Sabnis

Best Short Short: Audience Award
Maple Syrup by Leah Corbin

Best Music Video: Jury Award
Bárbaros by Pablo Giraldo, Ivan Alvarado

Best Music Video: Festival Director’s Award
Colours (Nick Saanto) by Amandine Navarro

Best Music Video: Audience Award
March on Mars (Humanity Fair) by G Hotsound, Sebastien Antoine

AEIOU by Francesco Nassimbeni

2022 Schedule

Shorts 1
Diary of Her by Silvia Vera
Happy Honeymoon by Shoneel Yallattikar, Sameeha Sabnis
Everyone Wanted To Be A Cowboy by Stephen Morgan, Tyrone Morgan
The End of the World by Christian Seavey, Jazlyn Sward
As Lights, As Flashes by Hanna-Mari Ihalainen
Triathlete’s Baptism Of Fire by Damjan Muhič
Don’t Text Your Ex by Jo Güstin
The Blow Out Day by Rebecca Engen Isaksen

Shorts 2
Tajabone by Raphael Chatelain, Nicolas Huchard
Au Clair de la Lune by Paul Parent
Oranges by Gianmarco Alessandri
How To Be A Super Driver by Romie Decosta
Hann by Runar Thor Sigurbjornsson
Sucking Wind by David Kennedy, Ruby Baker

Don’t Text Your Ex by Jo Güstin

Experimental Shorts
Silence 1b by Rollo Hollins
How We Got Here: Part 1 by Susan Kouguell
Solo by Alice Almiron
Awake by Rumi Kaul
13 Movements by Professa Joshua Linder J
AEIOU by Francesco Nassimbeni
I Will Be Your Breath by Malia Adams Adams
Remain by Endre Schumicky

Documentary Shorts 1
First time In Buenos Aires For Jette Bergholdt To Dance Tango by Joergen Erik Assentoft
It Takes A Village by Reem Ossama
Taste Of The Indigenous by Josephine Lilla Bono
Colebrook by Matthew Shannon

It Takes A Village by Reem Ossama

Shorts 3
Love Conquers All by Camille Havard
The Lizard’s Daughter by Akintunde Oluwaseyi Smith
Visible by Carolina Kzan
Awakening by Enrique Alexander, Gracia Herrera
DisInteGrated by Wade Robson, Tony Testa
Unresolved Phenomena by Jac Roberts
Moondance by Simha Toledano
Yard Sale by Andrew Huggins, Donna Whitmore-Sexton
Tides by Benedikt Paul Haag

Animated Shorts
Down In The Dumps by Michael G. Azar
Chance by Kaisar Salykov
Lucy And The Bear by Michael Bahnmiller, Scott Wiser
Unwanted Photons by Kasia Beloussov
Dijiang’s Tale by Junyan Liu
Orbed by Purple Ear
The Clay Shop by Kayde Middleton
The Turnip by PIret Sigus, Silja Saarepuu
The Love We Cannot Live Without by Gospodin Nedelchev
Urutau by Juan Ignacio Guiliani

Unwanted Photons by Kasia Beloussov

Documentary Shorts 2
Maple Syrup by Leah Corbin
Mother Daughter by Ned Warner, Dirk Rasmussen
Clean Mountains by Geertjan Lassche
Ayni (Reciprocity) by Rita Panahi

Shorts 4
The Bird by Sarah Baron
The World Of Alice by Olivier Roux
Buster, Baby by Susan-Kate Heaney
(Wel)Coming In by Emmanuelle Roberge
Out And Proud by Felix Hertneck
Smashing by Debra Keenahan, Lous Pratt, Simon Rippingale, Katrina Douglas
The Swap by Chloé Dumond, Ananda Henry-Biabaud
A Paper Plane Ride Home by Val Tan
Sunset & Vine by Olajide O. Hamed, Ebony Jones

Clean Mountains by Geertjan Lassche

Sci-Fi Shorts
Astro by Sam Schrag
A Movie With Subtitles by Ömer Faruk Aykut
Obsolete Model by Warren Difranco Hsu
The Station Caretaker by Vladislav Emelin
2083 by Luis Babst

Horror Shorts
Lawn Of The Dead by Petteri Stavén
Follow Me, Please by Ian Matthews
Frequency by Aleksander Szeser
Violet Daze by Marisa Martin
OST. by Abhichoke Chandrasen

Violet Daze by Marisa Martin

Music Videos
Tomorrow by Saadin Dassum
Girl In Red (Body & Mind) by Thea Hvistendahl
Occhiali da Vista by Claudio Melis, Karsten Zinser
E Ma Tori Mi by Akintunde Smith
Joyous Snow Rendezvous by Amber Patee Adams
Breaking by Alex Linares, Flora Cheng
Am I Ever On Your Mind by Lisa Ludwig
Halfway To The Stars by Christoph Salzmann
Colours (Nick Saanto) by Amandine Navarro
A Piece Of Me by Miguel Toscano
Bárbaros by Pablo Giraldo, Ivan Alvarado
Lullaby of Flame (Oyasumi) by Arisa Wakami
March on Mars (Humanity Fair) by G Hotsound, Sebastien Antoine

Colours (Nick Saanto) by Amandine Navarro