CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2018 SMARTPHILM FEST WINNERS

GRAND JURY “HALL OF PHAME” PRIZE WINNER

BEST WORKER

Country: Belarus

Director: Cyrill Ngog

Synopsis: A hardworking custodial worker realizes he’s being replaced.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 6

Duration: 7 min

SMART AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD WINNER

IMEDIUM

Country: Spain

Director: Alfonso Garcia Lopez

Synopsis: In search of her missing daughter, Luz subscribes to i-Medium, an app that connects you directly with dead people.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 4s

Duration: 6 min 30 seconds

SMART DOCUMENTARY AWARD

BROTHERS

Country: United States

Director: Jack Ballo

Synopsis: Broke and alone, two brothers who drank away their inheritance start a new life together off the grid while trying to put their troubled past behind them. Their innovative ability to survive went on for four years until one of them decided it was time to leave.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 5s

Duration: 15 minutes

SMART EXPERIMENTAL AWARD

THE COLOR OF HEARTBREAK

Country: Australia

Director: Jasmyn Dawkins

Synopsis: An exploration of the emotions that create the feeling of heartbreak: anger, loneliness, happiness and love, each represented by red, blue, yellow and pink respectively.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 7

Duration: 2 min 19 seconds

SMART FICTION AWARD

BEST WORKER

Country: Belarus

Director: Cyrill Ngog

Synopsis: A hardworking custodial worker realizes he’s being replaced.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 6

Duration: 7 min

SMART MUSIC VIDEO AWARD

SMOKE AND MIRRORLESS

Country: United States

Director: Tristan Pope

Synopsis: The latest installment of the “Dancers Of” series which uses mobile innovation to empower dance.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone X

Duration: 2 min 56 seconds

SMART EMERGING TALENT AWARD

PUSHKIN AND THE DRAGON

Country: Russia

Director: Daria Litvichenko

Synopsis: 15-year-old Alice is looking for a true friend and starts sending letters to random addresses. One day, she receives an unexpected answer.

Mobile device(s) used: iPhone 5 

Duration: 5 min 42 seconds