Winners 2009

ÉCU – The European Independent Film Festival is excited to announce its Official Selection of films that will be showcased at the 1st edition of the festival. ÉCU 2009 proudly screened 94 films from 25 countries on the Xth, Xth, and Xth of X 2009 in Paris, France.

LISTED BELOW IS THE FULL LIST OF ÉCU 2009 WINNERS:

Film of the FestivalZebra Crossings (UK)Sam Holland
Best European Dramatic FeatureSing for Darfur (Netherlands)Johan Kramer
Best European Dramatic ShortThe Man Inside (Ireland)Rory Bresnihan
Best European Documentary FeatureSki Heil – The Two Planks That Mean The World (Austria)Richard Rossmann
Best European Documentary ShortAvatar Days (Ireland)Gavin Kelly
Best DirectorNext to Babilonia (Spain)Sebastian Mantilla
Best EditingSundust (USA)Patrick von Barkenberg
Best ActorSale Timing (France)Gilles Gaston Dreyfus
Best ActressEmmalou (Denmark)Gry Guldager Jensen
Best AnimationDon’t Let It All Unravel (UK)Sarah Cox
Best European ExperimentalCandy Darling (Belgium)Silvia Defrance
Best Non-European Independent Dramatic FeatureBadland (USA)Francesco Lucente
Best Non-European Independent Dramatic ShortLiminal (USA)Steven Keep Mills
Best Non-European Independent DocumentaryProjekt Huemul: El Cuarto Reich en Argentina (Argentina)Rodrigo Vila
Best Ecology Now!Blue Gold: World Water Wars (USA)Samuel Vartek
Best Student FilmWelgunzer (USA)Bradford Schmidt
Audience AwardJukka (USA)Emmanuel Trousse
Special Jury MentionCrescendo (France)Pierre Terrade, Didier Woldemard
Special Jury MentionMarch Point (USA)Tracy Rector, Annie Silverstein
Best Short ScriptBreakfast
Best Feature ScriptSabra Zoo