1ST PRIZE IBEROAMERICAN DANZANTE, awarded 5.000 € (five thousand euros cash prize) and trophy to the short film LA HUELLA (Mexico), directed by CARLOS ANDRADE MONTEMAYOR for daring to condemn the lack of freedom and impunity of the murders of journalists in Mexico, with a risky proposal, of modern aesthetics, close to the video game, that catches your attention and guides you throughout the footage until its final claim.
CACHO PALLERO IBEROAMERICAN DANZANTE, awarded 2.000 € (two thousand euros cash prize) and diplom to the short film RAPAZ (Chile) directed by FELIPE GALVEZ for the intelligence with which he combines the formal proposal and the transmedia look over the contemporary reality. For making us think over the daily violence, that can reach dreadful behaviors, which we could be accomplices or responsible for.
ALBERTO SÁNCHEZ FIRST WORK IBEROAMERICAN DANZANTE, awarded 1.000 € (one thousand euros cash) y diplom, o the short film EL CAMINO DE LOS PERROS (Chile) directed by SEBASTIÁN CUEVAS for its way to address the universal search of identity of a teenager through a real and symbolic trip, which will drive him to confront disappointment head-on.
MEJOR GUIÓN, awarded with 800€ (eight hundred euros cash) and diplom, to the iberoamerican short film 9 PASOS (España), directed by MOISÉS ROMERA Y MARÍA, for creating an atmosphere of tension using the everyday as a starting point. A confrontation to our irrational fears we manage to shy away from, holding our breath, in order to make those nine steps ahead we sometimes need to get out of the darkness.
Special mention to the short film NO PASES POR SAN BERNARDINO (Mexico), directed by HUGO MAGAÑA, for focusing on the invisible victims of current social conflicts and questioning the manipulation of these by all parties including those who speak in the name of Human Rights.
Special mention to the short film LA ÚLTIMA VÍRGEN (Spain), directed by BÀRBARA FARRÉ. Let’s thank them for making us be aware of an unconfortable reality, for exposing the complexity of sex education and its harshness.