Press Release #8/20
Festival Awards Local Artists Shorts 2020
10.10.2020 // Today the award ceremony of the “Local Artists Shorts @ OÖ Kulturquartier” (in cooperation with OÖ Landes-Kultur GmbH) took place in the Ursulinensaal in the Upper Austrian Culture Quarter. The last three days were dedicated to the Upper Austrian filmmaking und the so-called “Local Artists”. Designed as part of the CROSSING EUROPE alternative program EXTRACTS, the attractive film event offered local short film directors a forum now in autumn, so they could present their recent films and videos, which were selected for the program of the canceled festival edition 2020. Altogehter 51 short films had been shown and numerous filmmakers were present in order to participate in appealing film talks and Q&As. Two festival prizes and a Special Mention were awarded at this ceremony.