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honourable mention for Cinematography!
June 4, 2014, 23:18
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dokuma award

New award for Zima! This time – a honourable mention for Cinematography in DokuMa film festival in Croatia.

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Emidio Greco Award in 15th European film Festival in Lecce!
May 5, 2014, 23:11
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Emidio Greco Award in 15th European film Festival in Lecce!emidio greco2

Believe or not, but one more award for our “Zima” in 15th European film Festival in Lecce! Here is what the director Cristina Picchi says: “Dear friends, last night we received the Emidio Greco Award, dedicated to the best short film by an emerging Italian director – and I can’t thank you enough for this! Wish you were there!”

audience award at Nyon’s Visions du réel!
May 3, 2014, 23:03
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visions du reelCinetrain: Russian Winter just received the audience award at Nyon’s Visions du réel! This movie together with “Zima” has all the stories that were made during cinetrain project. Congratulations all the participants and organizers!

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WWF Award in Thessaloniki
March 23, 2014, 22:52
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And that’s a fifth (!) award for “Zima”. It received the WWF award at the 16th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival! In 2012 such a great director as Victor Kossakovsky received it for “Vivan Las Antipodas”🙂

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Zima in 10 festivals in March
March 5, 2014, 13:31
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It looks that March will be a very busy month for Zima. At the moment, 10 festivals. You’ll have the chance to find the film (and sometimes members of the crew) in the following places:

– Tampere Film Festival, Finland, 5th – 9th March, (as part of the EFA Short Matters! program)
– Sofia International Film Festival, Bulgaria, 6th – 23rd March, (as part of the EFA Short Matters! program)
– Oslo Screen Festival, International Video Art Festival, Norway, 6th- 9th March, (International Competition)
– Regard Sur Le Court Metrage, Quebeq, Saguenay, Canada, 12th – 16th March (Official competiton)
– Minimalen Short Film Festival, Norway, 12th – 16th March (as part of the EFA Short Matters! program)
– 36° Festival International de Films de Femmes, Créteil, France, 14th – 23rd March, (International Competition)
– Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival, Greece, 14th- 23rd March, (International Competition)
– Internationale Kurtzfilmwoche Regensbourg, 19th-26th March, Germany (International Competition)
– 38°Hong Kong International Film Festival, China, 24th March – 7th April (International Competition)
– Kino Pavasaris, 19° Vilnius International Film Festival, Lithuania, 20th March- 3rd April (in competition)

Best Cinematography nomination in Australia
February 25, 2014, 13:03
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Best Cinematography nomination in Australia

Happy to announce that I am Nominated for Best Cinematography at Byron Bay International Film Festival in Australia! That is so rewarding. Big thanks to all Zima crew.

Special Jury mention award in 36th Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival!
February 9, 2014, 17:58
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Our movie Zima won Special Jury Mention Award in 36th Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival! We were in the main International program together with other 75 movies from all over the world.


The Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival has become the world’s premier cinema event dedicated to short films. It is the second largest film festival in France after Cannes in terms of audience and professional attendance.

All awards in official page

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