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A Viral Spiral wins international awards

A Viral Spiral wins international awards

A Viral Spiral is doing well at the international film festivals. The short animation, which was made by visual artist Steve Cutts, won the award for ‘Best Animation’ at the Europe Film Festival and the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ at the Indie Short Fest in Los Angeles. he animation was also nominated for ‘Best Producer at the same festival.

World-renowned artist Steve Cutts created the animation A Viral Spiral for the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, in which he not only depicts the causes of the emergence of pandemics, but also shows the urgent measures needed to tackle them in the future. future.

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A Viral Spiral selected for Indie Shorts Awards Cannes

A Viral Spiral selected for Indie Shorts Awards Cannes

A Viral Spiral has been selected for the Indie Shorts Awards Cannes. Indie Shorts Awards Cannes is an event dedicated to international short films of all genres, aiming to find new voices and perspectives to celebrate the power of a good story. The festival is dedicated to bringing the best of global cinema. Previously, films by Kevin Bacon, Golden Globe winner Kyra Sedgwick, Pauline Chalamet, Ricardo Darín, Oscar nominees Jude Law and Brenda Blethyn were screened at the Indie Short Awards Cannes.

All films from the official selection will be screened in a virtual event from September 5-10, 2021 and during the physical event in the city of Cannes from October 26-28, 2021.

World-renowned artist Steve Cutts created the animation A Viral Spiral for the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, in which he not only depicts the causes of the emergence of pandemics, but also shows the urgent measures needed to tackle them in the future. future.

Watch A Viral Spiral here:

A Viral Spiral selected for All Living Things Environmental Film Festival

A Viral Spiral selected for All Living Things Environmental Film Festival

A Viral Spiral has been selected for the All Living Things Environmental Film Festival (ALT EFF) in India.

ALT EFF is a platform that inspires and mobilises communities to take action toward co-creating a sustainable future, locally and at large. It’s our mission to engage the public on the environment and social issues of our time through an informed, creative and experiential discourse.

ALT EFF encourages dialogue, debate, participation and action in order to build collective power for environmental causes. Through additional initiatives and a sustainable living market, the festival brings together emerging ideas and showcases sustainability in practice and provides opportunities for the audience to engage with the same.

ALT EFF vtakes place from 14-17 October in Panchgani, India.

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A Viral Spiral wins Best Short Animation at Paris Animation Awards

A Viral Spiral wins Best Short Animation at Paris Animation Awards

A Viral Spiral won the award ‘Meilleure Animation Courte(Best Short Animation) at the PRIX ROYAL Paris Animation Awards. During this online event filmmakers can screen their winning works to private audiences as part of a global network, as part of locked and Exclusive Video-On-Demand Strategy.

World-renowned artist Steve Cutts created an animated film for the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, in which he not only visualizes the factors that cause pandemics, but also points at the urgent measures that are needed to reduce the risk of future pandemics.

Watch A Viral Spiral here:

#Powerplant selected for The Hague Global Cinema Festival

Our documentary #Powerplant has been geselecteerd for the next edition of The Hague Global Cinema Festival. The film festival takes place November 13 – 15 at Filmhuis Den Haag.

Live screenings of the annual festival take place as planned, but due to corona measures with a smaller audience. There will also be an online screening of the program.

For more information: www.hagueworldcinema.nl

#Powerplant nominated for “Best Documentary” Awards at Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival

#Powerplant nominated for “Best Documentary” Awards at Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival

Our newest documentary #Powerplant has been nominated for the award “Best Feature Film / Best Documentary” at the International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF) in Malaysia.

KLEFF is Malaysia’s first and longest-running environmental film festival, as well as in Southeast Asia. In the past eleven years, the Festival has reached out to approximately 90,000 people from Malaysia and other countries through its film screenings and programs at selected venues in Kuala Lumpur.

KLEFF 2019 takes place 7-13 October.

#Powerpant “Best Feature Film” at Tulum World Environment Film Festival

#Powerplant won two awards at Tulum World Environment Film Festival in Mexico. This festival focuses on films with themes of nature and environmemt and aims to create awareness and discuss the state of our environment.

#Powerplant Tulum

#Powerplant won the awards “Best Feature Film” and “Best Orginal Music”. All music in #Powerplant is composed and performed by Moby, who is also makes an appearance in the film.

#Powerplant provides added insight into the link between climate change and meat consumption, a topic that Marianne Thieme was the first politician to address in the climate documentary ‘Meat the Truth’ in 2007, an issue that has become even more pertinent since then. Moby:

Vegans have found a way to transition from a small activist group to a mainstream movement. It is the new normal.

The Tulum World Environment Film Festival takes place twice a year: the SOL-edition in July and the LUNA-edition in November. #Powerplant will be screened during the SOL-edition, which takes place from 15-21 July 2019, in Casa de la Cultura Tulum, in the beautiful Mexican coastal town of Tulum, near Paya del Carmen, Quintana Roo.

More information: https://tulumweff.wordpress.com/

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#Powerplant selected for Tulum World Environment Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the Tulum World Environment Film Festival in Mexico. This festival focuses on films with themes of nature and environmemt and aims to create awareness and discuss the state of our environment.

#Powerplant Tulum

The Tulum World Environment Film Festival takes place twice a year: the SOL-edition in July and the LUNA-edition in November. #Powerplant will be screened during the SOL-edition, which takes place from 15-21 July 2019, in Casa de la Cultura Tulum, in the beautiful Mexican coastal town of Tulum, near Paya del Carmen, Quintana Roo.

More information: https://tulumweff.wordpress.com/

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#Powerplant selected for American Conservation Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the 17th edition of the annual American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) in Shepherdstown, West Virginia (USA). The festival takes place during two consecutive weekends: 4-6 October and 11-13 October 2019.

American Conservaton Film Festival

#Powerpant is one of only 40 films selected from hundreds of submissions from 44 countries worldwide. The festival focuses on the preservation of nature, climate and especially the link between humans and nature, wildlife and the environment.

More information: https://conservationfilmfest.org/

#Powerplant selected for Zensa Media International Film Festival

#Powerplant selected for Zensa Media International Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the Zensa Media International Film Festival in Montréal, Canada. During this festival only short films are screened. But because the selection committee was so impressed with #Powerplant, the decided to show a teaser of the film. During the next edition the full film will be screened.

Zensa Media International Film Festival takes place on June 26th in Montréal.

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