The Debutante Wins Best Short at the British Animation Awards

The Debutante Wins Best Short at the British Animation Awards

Fantastic news that the film The Debutante I scored won this prestigious award.

The Debutante has been on an amazing award winning journey. Thanks to Ab at Animate  and the director Elizabeth Hobbs for the chance to collaborate on this.

● Winner of the Best Short Film at the British Animation Awards 2024
● Animated Short Jury Award, SXSW 2023, USA
● Grand Prix, the Golden Pegasus, the 15th International Animated Film Festival ANIMATOR 2022, Poland
● Grand Prize, International Competition Short Film, Bucheon International Animation Festival 2022, South Korea
● Melies D’Argent/Silver Melies Award for the Best European Fantastic Short Film, San Sebastian Horror and Fantasy Film Festival 2022, Spain
● Lab Special Jury Prize, the 45th Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France
● Ellen Jury Award and the Animation Award, Aspen Shortsfest 2023, USA
● Méliès Fantlatam Award, awarded by Fantlatam – Alianza Latinoamericana de Festivales de Cine Fantastico and Méliès International Festivals Federation – MIFF
● Bronze Jabberwocky Prize, Etiuda & Anima 2022, Poland
● Best Female Participation Award, FEMINA 2023, Brazil
● Yarnspinner’s Favourite: Special Mention, Animist Tallinn 2022, Estonia
● Prix Sauvage (Wild-Untamed Award) and the Prix de la Spontanéité (Spontaneity Award), Paris International Animation Film Festival 2023, France
● Jury Award of Recognition at The Bucharest Short Film Festival 2023
● Candidate for the European Short Film at the European Film Awards 2023
● Shortlisted for the Animated Short Film Award at the 95th Academy Awards 2023


The Levelling_Reviews

Amazing review from Oliver Lyttellton at The Playlist “seems like a movie made by someone who’s been making features for years, not a first-time filmmaker. But beyond that, it isn’t just one of the best debut films of the year, it’s one of the best films.”