Announcing AFI FEST 2018 Audience and Jury Award Winners

Honorable Mention for Acting – Short
Vedrana Bozinovic, A SIEGE

In A SIEGE, a lonely woman in war-torn Sarajevo embarks on a journey to find water, and neither her neighbors nor sniper fire can stop her.

The Shorts jury was comprised of Alison Becker (actor on PARKS AND RECREATION, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM), Chinonye Chukwu (director/writer), Alicia Malone (host on Turner Classic Movies), Michael Mohan (co-creator of the Netflix original series EVERYTHING SUCKS!), Eliza Skinner (comedian and writer on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN) and Sasheer Zamata (comedian, actress, writer and former SNL cast member).

Vedrana Bozinovic, - A SIEGE

Vedrana Bozinovic, - A SIEGE

A SIEGE WILL BE AT AFI FEST 2018!

We are are happy to say that A SIEGE is part of the line up at the AFI FEST 2018. Grand Jury Award winners for Live Action and Animated Short will be eligible for the 2019 Best Live Action Short and Best Animated Short Academy Awards®. The Shorts jury is comprised of Alison Becker (actor on PARKS AND RECREATION, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM), Chinonye Chukwu (director/writer), Alicia Malone (host on Turner Classic Movies), Michael Mohan (co-creator of the Netflix original series EVERYTHING SUCKS!), Eliza Skinner (comedian and writer on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN) and Sasheer Zamata (comedian, actress, writer and former SNL cast member).

AFI FEST 2018

AFI FEST 2018

Oscar Bronze in the bag !

We are very delighted to inform you that - A Siege - directed by Istvan Kovacs has won a Bronze Award at the 2018 Student Academy Awards! We are very proud of everyone involved and hope many more will come in the future.

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A SIEGE

2018 Student Academy Awards. Oscar Bronze!

A SIEGE STUDENT OSCAR NOMINATION 2018

A SIEGE STUDENT OSCAR NOMINATION 2018

We are very excited to announce that A Siege directed by Istvan Kovacs is nominated for the 2018 Student Oscar. Fingers crossed.....

Narrative (International Film Schools)

István Kovács, "A Siege," University of Theatre and Film Arts, Budapest

Lisa Gertsch, "Almost Everything," Zurich University of the Arts

Franco Volpi, "August Sun," London Film School

Johnny Kenton, "Dead Birds," National Film and Television School

Jonatan Etzler, "Get Ready With Me," Stockholm Academy of the Arts

Hans Vannetelbosch, "Sons of No One," LUCA School of Arts

Eileen Byrne, "Touch Me," Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München

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Siege @ the Oscars!

First Hungarian short film at the Student Academy Awards for decades.