SWA – #9th EDITION : July 2019 WINNERS

Here is the official selection of the 9th edition of the Student World Awards (submissions from March to July  2019).

The #10th edition is currently accepting entries on Withoutabox and will open on FilmFreeway soon.

BEST STUDENT FILM

WINNER

Champ de Coton by Chloe Marami-Bienvenu, FRANCE

FINALIST

Get a Grip by Kline Foster, USA

SEMI FINALIST

Del Dia by Simon Bernal, SPAIN-ARGENTINA

QUARTER FINALISTS

Escape by Sea by Eero Heinonen, AUSTRALIA

Dante Speaks by Charly Wingman, USA

SDCC x2 by Rael Gutierrez, USA

BEST DIRECTOR

WINNER

Arami Nelli with Roots and Life, LUXEMBOURG

FINALIST

Estella Gonzales with Padre de la Noche, MEXICO

SEMI FINALIST

Alex Raver with The Pen that Changed my Life, CANADA

QUARTER FINALISTS

Exit (2019) by Moritz Staudte, Lewis Furber, GERMANY

Anne by Vijay Renga, USA

BEST ANIMATED FILM

WINNER

The Spider Web by Anna Griskah, RUSSIA

FINALIST

Kind Endeavor by Emilia Bacon, USA

SEMI FINALIST

What About that Cat by Spencer Trich and Elena Volquier, UK-FRANCE

QUARTER FINALISTS

Old Dog Wandering by Emma Elvira, PARAGUAY

Portrait of a Lady by Kenny Leoncito, CANADA

Tiffany by Christina Christie, USA

BEST DOCUMENTARY

WINNER

Old Stones by Benjamin Rivera, PUERTO RICO-USA

FINALIST

Liberty for the Statues by Mark Chapman, USA

SEMI FINALIST

Change my Mind, A Journey by Benedict Vogel, GREECE

QUARTER FINALISTS

Wheeled Wings, INDIA

Control, AUSTRALIA

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

WINNER

THE DRAGS – Drag it Down, GERMANY

FINALIST

Ding Dong – Clashing Birds, AUSTRALIA

SEMI FINALIST

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie – Swervin (Cover), USA

QUARTER FINALISTS

Dasha Shults – Crying, RUSSIA

Got It Got It, THAILAND

BEST STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Grand Canyon Brothers by Florian Alexis