The seventh annual Global Short Film Awards Gala will be held at the JW Marriott in Cannes, France on 20 May 2022. Held concurrently with the Cannes Film Festival, the festive black-tie evening features awards presentations, fashion shows, films in 3-D, red carpet, champagne reception, dinner and entertainment. The event includes participation by beautiful fashion models from around the world as well as attendance by VIP guests, film industry professionals and international press.
The 2022 winning films are:
Best 3-D Film: Zero Atmospheres (Italy) Best Cinematography: Lemo (Bhutan) Best Comedy Film: Take the Chocolate (U.K.) Best Dance Film: Blue Delusion (China) Best Drama Film: Let Life Happen (USA) Best Environmental, Green & Sustainability Film: Watch the Feet (USA) Best Mobile Phone Cinema Film: Scavenger (USA) Best Music Film: Grounded (Australia) Best Nature Film: The Ravens of Verdugo (USA) Best Romance Film: Bereaved (Australia) Best Social Concern Film: Don’t Cry (U.K.) Best Travel Film: The Majestic Adventures of Ofelia de Souza (Portugal) Best Visual Effects: Time Will Tell (Taiwan) Best Actor: David Sandercock, Cinnamon (U.K.) Best Actress: Nazanin Keyvani, 12 O’Clock (Iran)
Best Director and Best Film will be announced at the GSF Awards Gala.
The emcee for the evening is actress and rising star Erika Stasiuleviciute. Makeup and hair styling for the fashion show will be done by the award-winning Eli Hair Agency team from Italy. Keeping the audience on their feet will be DJ Jennefire.
For 2022, The Global Short Film Awards is pleased to collaborate with Qoobex, Inc. on a special 3-D technology conference series, May 17-20 at the OKKO Hotel in Cannes. Presented by experts in this exciting growing field, topics will include Film Animation, NFTs, Advertising, Real Estate and Tourism, and Gaming Technology. The four-day program will end with the GSF Awards Gala at the JW Marriott. For more information on the 3-D technology conference series, please email [email protected]
Sia is a young aspiring dancer, actress and model with a brilliant future ahead of her. Sia will appear in the Global Short Film Awards Gala in Cannes, France on 12 July 2021 as a model for fashion designer Andres Aquino. She will also be seen on the world-famous red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. Sia is looking forward to the tremendous opportunity in participating in these exciting events in Cannes.
Currently a high school sophomore in the USA, Sia is the daughter of immigrant parents; her dad is an IT professional and her mom is a photographer and social worker. Sia has a keen interest in fashion, acting and dance, and has participated in various pageants, competitions and acting workshops in both the USA and India. She is currently studying kathak (Indian classical dance), and is fluent in English, Gujrati and Hindi. Sia is vice president of her high school fashion club, and participates in various cultural, academic, social and volunteer services.
Fashion designer and humanitarian Anjali Phougat’s latest short film is all about kindness and inclusivity of every kind of person. Inclusion Through Unity is conceptualized by Anjali and Natasha-Vincent Gay. The 2021 Global Short Film Awards has named the film Best Short Shot, and it will be screened during the GSF Awards Gala in Cannes, France on 12 July 2021. Tickets to the gala are available at https://andresaquino.com/tickets
“As a founder of fashion house Designerdreamcollection, I enjoy being creative and my brand supports inclusion,” says Anjali. “I also want to make short films about how we can change the world through unity, kindness and inclusivity.” For the film, Anjali collaborated with Natasha Vincent-Gay, a highly creative influencer and published gender fluid model. Other key members of the film project are Alex Rogers (direction and cinematography), Caroline O’Brien (photography and choreography) with makeup and hair by Arunita Ghosh, Imani and Lina lelli. The film stars Reshá Sukoshi, Clare Winkler, Natasha-Vincent Gay, Mounika Siriguppi (Miss South Asia World 2020), and Anjali herself. Anjali also designed the jewelry used in the film, as well as a gown for Mounika.
Inclusion Through Unity gives a message to celebrate every culture with love and support. It also promotes gender equality, inclusion and diversity.
Anjali was not nervous facing the camera, in fact she is quite comfortable. “Being a fashion designer and chat show host, I have lots of experience performing in front of the camera. The first time I faced the camera was at the age of 16 for various fashion shows and I also did fashion shoots for multiple big brands,” she adds with a smile. As a designer, show has shown her luxury fashion and jewelry designs at prestigious events including Couture Fashion Week New York.
Renowned fashion designer Sarene Fu will present her latest inspired creations during the Cannes Global Short Film Awards Gala and Luxury Fashion Shows on May 25, 2019. Part of the fourth annual edition of the prestigious event, the gala will be held at the iconic Intercontinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes, France.
Sarene Fu is a Taiwan-based wedding gown designer. In 2010 she
founded her own exclusive bridal boutique to present her own collection
called Emma Bridal Design, catering to her discerning clientele’s taste
for extraordinary and modern bridal gowns. The Emma Bridal brand has
been embraced by fashion forward brides all over Asia.
In 2018 Sarene Fu launched a new chapter in her career with
ready-to-wear designs, expanding beyond bridal wear. Hence, a new
signature brand, “Sarene Fu,” was created to reintroduce herself. The
first dress collection was created with specialty fabrics, exquisite
décor and unique inspiration. She possesses a true talent to express her
visions through fashion design, exploring colors that resample harmony
in discord, using fabrics with traditional Chinese elements. Ms. Fu
strives to make the wearers of her designs feel flattered and classy.
Sarene Fu has presented her exquisite designs at prestigious fashion
events around the world including New York Fashion Week and Malaysia
Kapriva Couture will present selections from its latest couture gown collection during the Cannes Global Short Film Awards Gala and Luxury Fashion Shows on May 25, 2019.
Part of the fourth annual edition of the prestigious event, the gala
will be held at the iconic Intercontinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes,
The Kapriva Brand is about edgy, sophisticated, risqué and elegant
creations inspired by art and design from all over the world. Their
exclusive luxury designer clothing is made and designed in the UK, using
the finest materials sourced worldwide. Each piece is designed with
inspiration from art and design from global genres, using a combination
of unique embellishments and custom-designed hand embroidery, as well as
Swarovski element crystals and pearls. Kapriva has a couture range,
providing exclusive one-of-a-kind pieces, as well as limited edition
collections. Kapriva also offers a couture design service, for those who
want a unique piece, made and designed for them. Kapriva has designed
bespoke pieces for various events and occasions for individual clients
and stage shows and musicians in Los Angeles, including famed burlesque
entertainer Vixen DeVille.
Innovative fashion brand George + Ginger will present a
selection of its most recent designs during the Cannes Global Short
Film Awards Gala and Luxury Fashion Shows event on May 25,
2019. Part of the fourth annual edition of the prestigious event, the
gala will be held at the iconic Intercontinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes,
Kristi Fitzpatrick started George + Ginger Pattern Co. in 2015, based in St.
Louis, Missouri, USA. With a degree in Drafting and Design, she began drafting
PDF sewing patterns and marketing them worldwide. She shares her passion for
design with her customers and engages with them daily. The brand is active on
Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Reddit.
Along with designing patterns, Kristi works closely with fabric designers
and promotes custom lines. As her custom designs evolved, she expanded the
George + Ginger label and became involved with Fashion Week shows in New York,
Los Angeles, Miami and London. Her designs feature fitted garments,
complimented by draped, flowy fabrics. She focuses on designs that are
conceivable on all body types and sizes.
Spain-based luxury fashion label Glamour Hunter will present a selection of its latest designs during the Cannes Global Short Film Awards Gala and Luxury Fashion Shows event on May 19, 2018. Part of the third annual edition of the prestigious event, the gala will be held at the iconic Intercontinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes, France.
Glamour Hunter is the definition of high fashion that masters the art of creating luxury dresses. Textured, romantic and incredibly unique, the Glamour Hunter collections celebrate the feminine figure in a sophisticated and elegant way.
With a modern touch, the Victorian inspired gowns will mesmerize the atmosphere. These floor-grazing dresses have intricate detailing and ethereal construction, each with an unmistakably baroque flourish but also with a contemporary twist. Glamour Hunter designs stunning wedding and evening dresses, as well as a pret-a-porter line, all embellished with creativity, precision and sophistication made from high-quality, expensive fabrics and sewn with extreme attention to detail.
Award-winning designer Chirawan Lewis will present the latest designs for her JAL Fashion label during the Cannes Global Short Film Awards Gala and Luxury Fashion Shows event on May 19, 2018. Part of the third annual edition of the prestigious event, the gala will be held at the iconic Intercontinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes, France.
Chirawan Lewis has been creating exquisite designs for her JAL Fashion label since 2013 . Her latest collection is entitled “Siam International” and features the beauty, tradition and colors of her native Thailand, for which she is known.
“As a young designer I try to create flawless pieces that can be worn for special and important occasions,” says Ms. Lewis.
JAL Fashion designs have been featured in prominent TV programs, Thai publications and on social media. JAL received an ASEAN AWARD in 2015 and the New Award in 2016. JAL’s clientele includes Miss Thailand, Thai movie stars, celebrities and many business leaders in Thailand and England.
Global Short Film Awards and Couture Fashion Week New York are pleased to present a very special event: Cannes Fashion and Global Short Film Awards to be held during the world-famous Cannes International Film Festival on the French Riviera.
DATE: Saturday May 20, 2017 TIME: 8:00 pm to midnight LOCATION: Intercontinental Carlton Cannes, Cannes, France
The star-studded evening gala includes:
Red carpet, champagne and hors d’oeuvres reception, gourmet dinner.Fashion shows by designers ANDRES AQUINO, LUCIANA ADULARI, JEANNE JEAN,TJASA SKAPINand DiDOMENICO DESIGNS.
Slovenian couture fashion designer Tjaša Škapin will present her latest creations during the Cannes Fashion and Global Short Film Awards. The fashion show will be held at 8:00 pm on Saturday May 20, 2017 in the Grand Salon at the InterContinental Carlton Cannes in Cannes, France.
Tjaša Škapin creates unique clothing under the Tjaša Škapin Atelje and Tjaša Škapin Couture brands. Tjaša finds inspiration for her creations in nature, architecture and relationships. Her passion is ignited by the magnificence of art, which is reflected in her haute couture collections. The distinctive designs bring together a fusion of history and modernity with a dash of glamour and femininity. All pieces are made of natural materials of the finest quality.
The woman who wears Tjasa Skapin’s creations is sophisticated, elegant and expressive, with refined taste. She is gracious and knows what she wants.
Tjaša Škapin has shown her designs at prestigious events in Slovenia and Italy, and exhibits her creations in a number of Slovenian castles and show rooms. She works with fashion designers and celebrities from Slovenia, Italy and Croatia.