White Awake has been awarded Best Cinematography in the 12th FILMSshort competition! Kudos to our cinematographer James Westbrook.
The film was selected by Hollywood cinematographer Robert Brinkmann:
White Awake has received another positive review, this time from Monologue Blogger. Read it in full here:
“White Awake is the cinematic equivalent to a boxer that doesn’t wait a second after the bell has rung to knock out his opponent.”
White Awake has won the best BAME Short Film Award in the 12th FILMSshort competition!
TheMovieBlog posted a positive review for White Awake. Read it in full here:
“Hainsley Lloyd Bennett’s performance as Joshua, the adopted only child of a middle-aged English couple, is deeply affecting, cutting close to the bone while revealing a suffering soul in desperate need of healing.”
The film has been featured on Film Shortage as their Daily Pick!
We’re excited to announce that White Awake has been selected to screen as part of Brit Week at the NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Film Festival on April 30th at The 1150 Oliver Center in Downtown LA!
Tickets and program details can be found at: http://www.newfilmmakersla.com/events/event/april-30th-2016/
White Awake will be travelling overseas!
Our first international screening will be next Saturday 2nd April at 5pm in Vancouver, Canada, at the UBC Next 100 Film Festival. White Awake will be one of four short films being shown at the Vancity Theatre.
For tickets and more information: http://www.viff.org/theatre/series/ubc-next-100-film
Our next North American festival will be announced soon.
White Awake is one of 16 films shortlisted to be screened at the TriForce Film Festival in the “Do What You Love” category. The festival will be held at BAFTA in London on the 5th December. The judging panel includes members from Shorts International, Channel 4 and Shiver (ITV). For more information on the festival, please visit www.tfsff.com