2016 AWARD WINNERS

Here is the full list of nominations and winners from the 2016 Marbella International Film Festival.

BEST SHORTER SHORT

The nominations for the best Shorter Short

1. Apartment
2. Little Players
3. Grey

The winner is: Apartment

The Apartment

Country of production: Israel
Language: Hebrew
Year of production: 2015
Director: Yotam Wax
Length of film: 8 mins

Synopsis:

Following his girlfriend breaking up with him, Yotam now needs to take responsibility and find new tenants for the apartment that he and his loved one used to share not long ago. He discovers this isn't an easy task.

Sinopsis:

Tras la ruptura con su novia, Yotam ahora necesita encontrar un nuevo inquilino para el apartamento que anteriormente el compartía con su amada no hace mucho tiempo. Pero descubre que es una tarea bastante complicada.

BEST SHORT FILM

The nominations for the best Short Film:

1. Daisy
2. Michaela
3. Forget me not

The winner is: Michaela

Michaela

Country of production: Germany
Language: German
Year of production: 2016
Director: Sascha Reimold
Length of film: 14 mins

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Synopsis:

Trapped in a comatose nightmare, young artist Jasmin is forced by her twin sister to face projections of her rapist father to find redemption.

Sinopsis:

Atrapada en una pesadilla comatosa, la joven artista Jasmin es forzada por su hermana gemela a hacer frente a las proyecciones de su padre violador para encontrar la redención.

BEST DOCUMENTARY

The nominations for the best Documentary:

1. Syria: The Legions of Holy War
2. Capturar
3. Australia No Way

The winner is: Capturar

Capturar (The Sofa’s Girlfriend)

Country of production: Spain
Language: Spanish
Year of production: 2016
Director: Fernando Merinero
Length of film: 90 mins

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Synopsis:

Merinero wants to shoot a documentary film about the eventful life of the actress of his first feature film. To this end, he wants to surround himself with some ex girlfriend, ?but it will not be easy, they resist..

Sinopsis:

Merinero quiere rodar un documental sobre la ajetreada vida de la actriz de su primera película. Para ello, quiere rodearse de alguna de sus ex parejas, pero no será fácil ya que se le resisten…

BEST ACTRESS

The nominations for the best Actress:

1. Hattie Gotobed for Daisy
2. Elahhea Shahparast for Freshteh daughter of Ahmad
3. Megan Boone for Family games

The winner is: Hattie Gotobed for Daisy

Daisy

Country of production: UK
Language: English
Year of production: 2016
Director: Nancy Paton
Length of film: 23 mins

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Synopsis:

Daisy depicts the last days of a thirteen-year-old girl Daisy, who suffers from severe Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) and by chance meets Stinky aka Peter, a British Iraq war veteran who suffers from drug addiction

Sinopsis:

Daisy representa los últimos días de una niña de 13 años de edad que sufre de Epidermolysis Bullosa y por casualidad conoce a Stinky alias Peter, una veterano británico de la guerra de Iraq que sufre de drogadicciones.

BEST ACTOR

The nominations for the Best Actor:

1. Ray Liotta for Sticky Notes
2. Craig Fairbrass for London Heist
3. Tommy Flanagan for Winter

The winner is: Craig Fairbrass for London Heist

London Heist

Country of production: UK
Language: English
Year of production: 2015
Director: Mark McQueen
Length of film: 100 mins

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Synopsis:

Armed robber and career criminal Jack Cregan seeks to discover the truth behind his father's murder and his stolen heist money and in doing so puts his life in danger. Set around Spain's glamorous Marbella and London's dark underworld, he battles to unravel the mystery and exact brutal revenge on all those responsible while being pursued by gangland criminals and a corrupt police detective. GET READY FOR REVENGE!

Sinopsis:

El criminal Jack Cregan busca descubrir la verdad que hay tras el asesinato de su padre así como del dinero robado poniendo su vida en peligro al hacerlo. Rodada en los alrededores de la glamurosa Marbella y en los bajos fondos londinenses, lucha por desentrañar el misterio y vengarse de todos aquellos responsables mientras es perseguido por una banda de criminales y un policía corrupto. Prepárate para la venganza!