The 9th Limelight Film Awards took place in the iconic Guild Hall in the City of London.
The annual awards is the largest independent short film awards programme in the UK, attended by hundreds of filmmakers, media personalities, industry and corporate heads each year. “Each year we identify and celebrate emerging film talent through the red carpet awards ceremony,” said the founder of the awards Munsur Ali.
Sponsored by Canary Wharf Group PLC and the City of London Corporation the awards took place in the imperial Guild Hall and awarded 20 gongs to filmmakers choosing out of over two thousand submittals.
The full list of the LImelight Film Award winners
Best Animation: Storyteller
Best Comedy: Textual Relationship
Best Documentary: Still Life: Portrait of a Fighter
Best Drama: Operator
Best Experimental: Rien
Best Fantasy: The Clearing
Best Free-Fall: Emigrant
Best Horror: ‘Till Death
Best Music Video: All I Do Is Think of You
Best Sci-Fi: Spiral
Best Thriller: Dark Net
Best Visual: Descent
Best Student Film: Hugo
Best Student Documentary: Another Girl
Best School Film: School of The Living Dead
Best International Animation: Dream
Best International Documentary: Hiral: Spreading Lustre