Here is the selection of the second edition of the Student World Awards (submissions from May to August 2017).

 

BEST STUDENT FILM

WINNER

Character Study, directed by Luke Brubaker USA

FINALISTS

Character Study, USA

Iconoclast, USA

SEMI FINALISTS

Arachnophobia, SWITZERLAND

Character Study, USA

Katie, UK

Iconoclast, USA

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Complete me, USA

Hunter, AUSTRALIA

Arachnophobia, SWITZERLAND

Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind, USA

Be Open, UK

Character Study, USA

Nomads, USA

Moonage Daydream, UK

Katie, UK

Good Luck Marc, UK

Iconoclast, USA

BEST DIRECTOR

WINNER

Tony Ahedo for Icon, USA

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FINALISTS

Bowen Li for Ashes of Earth, CHINA

Tony Ahedo for Icon, USA

SEMI FINALISTS

Weiming Tang for Boy and Bottle, CHINA

Savvas Christou for A Scream that’s trapped inside, USA

Sertaç Bozkurt for Wine & Eggs, TURKEY

Bowen Li for Ashes of Earth, CHINA

Tony Ahedo for Icon, USA

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Natalia Curea for Hot Seat, USA

Cheng Lu for Room 13, CHINA

Artturi Rostén for The Defiler, FINLAND

Agnieszka Gasiorek for Thoughts of Love, DENMARK

Weiming Tang for Boy and Bottle, CHINA

Savvas Christou for A Scream that’s trapped inside, USA

Sertaç Bozkurt for Wine & Eggs, TURKEY

Robin Boreham for Ashes to Ashes, UK

Bowen Li for Ashes of Earth, CHINA

Tony Ahedo for Icon, USA

BEST ANIMATED FILM

WINNER

Dandelions, directed by Nicole Hines USA

FINALISTS

Leave a Print, UK

Dandelions, USA

SEMI FINALISTS

Choke, THAILAND

Rift, CANADA

Leave a Print, UK

Dandelions, USA

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Out of the Box, USA

Choke, THAILAND

Rift, CANADA

Leave a Print, UK

Dandelions, USA

Lightning, USA

Mémoire, USA

BEST DOCUMENTARY

WINNER

Winning the Game, by Thomas Ernst, USA

FINALISTS

Winning the Game, USA

Companions, USA

SEMI FINALISTS

The New Wave, USA

Companions, USA

Bridging the Gap, USA

Winning the Game, USA

OFFICIAL SELECTION

The New Wave, USA

The Haydenettes: A Hidden Dynasty, USA

Spouting Roots: Bands on the Rise, USA

Dying For A Living, UK

Companions, USA

Bridging the Gap, USA

Don’t Go, USA

Winning the Game, USA