International Shorts Award (ISA)

International Shorts Award (ISA)

The International Shorts Award (ISA) pays well-deserved attention to the genre of short films within the festival program. Nominated documentaries stand out due to their range of subjects and show the dynamics and expressive possibilities of the short film format. In this competition, traditionally the audience would decide on the winner, bu this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic a jury will make the decision.

Curators: Rocío Burchard, Saskya Tschebann

Jury:
Daniel Haingartner (Filmmaker, Winner Austrian Documentary Award 2019)
Lisa Mai (dotdotdot Film Festival, Kaleidoskop – Film und Freiluft am Karlsplatz)
Jan-Hendrik Müller (Institut für Theater-, Film- und Medienwissenschaften, Universität Wien)

Prize Money: € 500.-

Prize sponsored by: Verwertungsgesellschaft für audio-visuelle Medien


Films

BEYOND THE GLACIER

BEYOND THE GLACIER

David Rodríguez Muñiz | Kazakhstan, Spain 2019 | 19 Min.
KEEPING TRACK

KEEPING TRACK

Hugo Chávez Carvajal | Mexico 2019 | 15 Min. | OV
LAATASH – THIRST

LAATASH – THIRST

Elena Molina | Algeria, Spain 2019 | 14 Min. | OmeU
OUTSIDE THE ORANGES ARE BLOOMING

OUTSIDE THE ORANGES ARE BLOOMING

Nevena Desivojević | Serbia, Portugal 2019 | 21 min. | OmeU
THOSE WHO WAIT

THOSE WHO WAIT

Steph Beeston | Philippines, United Kingdom 2019 | 20 min. | OV
TO BE HEARD

TO BE HEARD

Dieter Deswarte, Alice Carolina Filipa Fontes, Luis Gomez, Vicente Jordano Barreto Jimenez, Davis Marcona, Sahary Molina, Julio Rengel | Brazil, United Kingdom | 2019 | 26 Min. | OmeU