SIRENE

A coming-of-age film about confusion, friendship and becoming who you are. facebook.com/sireneshortfilm Made as a graduation film at the Netherlands Film Academy. CAST Kay: Thor Braun Melody: Olivia Lonsdale & with: Shahine El-Hamus, Nino den Brave, Dyon Wilkens, Martijn van der Veen, Lottie Hellingman, Josha Stradowski, Sue Bartels, Sol Vinken CREW Director | Zara Dwinger Scriptwriter | Randy Oost Producers | Pina Balk, Liora Notoadikusumo & Maxime Rozestraten First AD | Tony van der Veer, Jesse Schouw Cinematographer | Douwe Hennink Gaffer | Ruben van Weelden, Simon Meesters Production Designers | Clara Bragdon & Liz Kooij Costume Designer | Thijs van der Heijden Make-up Artist | Jip Smit Editor | Tessel Flora de Vries Sound on Set | Gijs Domen Sound Mix | Tessa Fransen Sound Designer | Olmo van Straalen Composer | Nelson Ogliastri VFX Supervisors | Aron Fels & Tommy Jansen Grading | Joppo in de Grot Casting | Martha Mojet Kindercasting, Oi Mundo Casting - Rebecca van Unen Graphic Designer | Abel van Erkel Festival Distributor | Kapitein Kort - Hidde de Vries AWARDS & NOMINATIONS Winner Audience Award – BOGOSHORTS Festival de Cortos de Bogotá 2018 Winner Best Story – Poitiers International Film Festival 2018 Winner Prix Interculturel – FilmschoolFest München 2018 Winner Audience Award Raiffeisen – Castellinaria Festival Internazionale del Cinema Giovane Bellinzona 2018 Winner Premio Daniel Best Short – Castellinaria Festival Internazionale del Cinema Giovane Bellinzona 2018 Winner Best film for Teenagers – KinOdiseea 2018 Winner Golden Tadpole Best Student Cinematography – Camerimage 2018 Winner Outstanding International Student Film Award – ISFVF Beijing 2018 Special Mention Young Adult – Carrousel International du film de Rimouski 2018 Winner FreiStil Youth 14+ – Mo&Friese KinderKurzFilmFestival Hamburg 2018 Winner Best Film Teens – Sehsüchte 2018 Winner Golden Wing for Best Debut – Eindhovens Film Festival 2017 Nomination Joke Smit Aanmoedigingsprijs 2017 Winner KNF Filmjournalist Award Best Film – Keep An Eye Filmacademy Fest. 2017 Winner AVROTROS Scenario Award – Keep An Eye Filmacademy Festival 2017 Winner Haghefilm Audience Award – Keep An Eye Filmacademy Festival 2017 FESTIVALS World Premiere Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Keep An Eye Film Academy Festival, 2017 Nederlands Film Festival, Student Competition 2017 Weesperzijde Film Festival, Young Talent Program 2017 Helemaal Melkweg Festival, 2017 Eindhovens Filmfestival, Debut Competition 2017 Zinegoak International Film Festival, Begiradak Competition 2018 Silk Road Film Festival, Student Competition 2018 Roze Filmdagen, Made in Holland 2018 Stockholm International Film Festival Junior, Youth Program 2018 Sehsüchte, Future Teens Competition 2018 International Women’s Filmfestival Assen, Short Film Competition 2018 Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Zlín International Children & Youth Film Festival, Student Competition 2018 Int. Segni della Notte Urbino, International Competition 2018 Seattle International Film Festival, International Short Film Competition 2018 Huesca International Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Mo&Friese KinderKurzFilmFestival Hamburg, International Competition 2018 In The Palace International Short Film Festival, Student Competition 2018 International Film Festival Le Cinema de Contis, European Competition 2018 Festival Hongerige Wolf, 2018 Partie(s) de Campagne, International Program 2018 WizArt International Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Festival International du Film de Nancy, International Competition 2018 Concorto International Short Film Festival, Special Selection 2018 FicBueu International Film Festival 2018, International Competition 2018 Reeling Chicago International LGBTQ+ Film Festival, Youth Shorts 2018 Portobello International Film Festival, 2018 Original Narrative Short Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Carrousel International du film de Rimouski, Young Adult Competition 2018 International Student Film Festival Beijing Academy, International Competition 2018 Camerimage International Film Festival, Student Competition 2018 Fringe! Queer Film Fest, Shorts Program 2018 Tirana Film Fest, Student Competition 2018 Poitiers International Film Festival, International Competition 2018 KINOdiseea International Youth Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Castellinaria Festival Internazionale del Cinema Giovane Bellinzona, International Shorts Competition 2018 FilmschoolFest München, International Competition 2018 Poitiers International Film Festival, International Competition 2018 Anchorage International Film Festival, International Shorts Competition 2018 BOGOSHORTS Festival de Cortos de Bogotá, International Competition 2018 Pune International Film Festival India, International Competition 2018 London Short Film Festival, 2019