Award Winners

Cutting Loose

 

2012 Best Short Documentary – Encounters Short Film Festival

2012 Best Matter of Fact Short Film – Indianapolis International Film Festival

2012 Best Documentary – Flickerfest, Bondi Beach, Australia.

2012 Best Documentary Short – River Run International Festival, NC USA.

2012 Grand Prix Award Asterfest, Macedonia.

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Peter in Radioland

2010 Anthony Minghella Award for Best UK Short – Hull Film Festival

2010 Best International Short Film – Glasgow Film Festival

2010 Special Mention, Short Film Award –  Cinema Du Reel, Paris

2009 Best Scottish Short Documentary – Edinburgh International Film Festival

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Ma Bar

2009 Special Acknowledgement – I’ve Seen Films, Milan

2008 Best Short Film – BAFTA Scotland

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Standing Start

2009 Silver Certificate – Herne Bike Film Festival, Germany

2009 Special Mention Golden Egg – Reykjavik International Film Festival

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The Old, Old, Very Old Man

2007 Best Animation – Aurora Animation Festival, Norwich

2007 Best Independent Film – Animation Festival, Bradford

2007 Best Short – Flip Animation Festival, Wolverhampton

2007 Best Animation – Programme 4, Int Animation Festival, London

2006 Best Animation – Message to Man Festival, St Petersburg

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Waste Aware – Junk Mail

2006 Best Ad below £100k – Green Awards, London

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The True Story of Sawney Beane

2006 Best Short Animation – Victoria Independent Film Festival, Canada

2006 Best Animation – Message to Man Festival, St Petersburg

2005 Best Animation – MacLaren Audience Award, Edinburgh Film Festival

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Night People

2005 Best Feature Film – Cineworld/BAFTA Scotland Audience Award

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Shoebox Zoo

2004 Best Children’s Drama – BAFTA Scotland

2004 Best Children’s Drama – Celtic Film Festival

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The Return of Peg Leg Pete

2004 Outstanding Original – Frederick Film Festival, USA

2004 Audience Award – Down Under Film Festival, Australia

2004 Best Narrative Short –  Minneapolis/St Paul Film Festival, USA

2004 Best of Festival – Welterstadt Open Air Film Festival, Germany

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Little Big Head

2003 Excellence Award – Tokyo Video Festival

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Wish

2002 Best Short Film – BAFTA Scotland

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That Old One

2002 Best Short Film – Kino Film Festival, Manchester

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Lunar Jig

2001 Best Short Animation – Moondance Film Festival, USA

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What Do Busy People Do All Day?

2000 Best Short Film – BAFTA Scotland

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Arch Enemy

1996 Best Technician (Editor) – BAFTA Scotland

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Nominations/Placings (selected)

Cutting Loose

2013 Nomination – Cinema Eye Honors, Best Non-fiction Short

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Peter in Radioland

2010 Nomination – Best Short Doc, HotDocs, Toronto

2009 Nomination – Best Short Film, BAFTA Scotland

2009 Nomination – European Academy Short Film Award

2009 Nomination –  International Young Documentary Competition, Dok Leipzig, Germany

2009 Nomination – CPH DOX Short Dox Award, Copenhagen

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Ma Bar

2009 Nomination – Best Short Doc, HotDocs, Toronto

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Standing Start

2009 Nomination – Best Short, DOCNZ, New Zealand

2009 Nomination – Best International Short, San Joaquin Film Festival

2008 Shortlist – Grierson Best Newcomer Award

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Waste Aware – Hammock

2007 Finalist –  Green Awards, London

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The Old, Old, Very Old Man

2008 Finalist – British Animation Awards, London

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The True Story of Sawney Beane

2006 Finalist – Kodak/BAFTA Short Film Festival

2005 Nomination – Best Animation, BAFTA Scotland

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The Witches

2003 Shortlist  – Best Short Animation, BAFTA

2003 Finalist – Kodak/BAFTA Short Film Festival

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The Emperor

2002 Shortlist – Best Short Animation, BAFTA

2002 Fourth place – MacLaren Animation, Edinburgh Film Festival

2002 Second place – Szolnok Festival, Hungary

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Horsehair

1999 Nomination – Best Short Film, BAFTA Scotland

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New York Diary

1998 Best Short Film Finalist – Palm Springs Film Festival, USA