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BIAFF 1997 Awards Selection 3

A third selection of award-winners in the 1997 IAC International Film and Video Competition, premiered at movie 97, held April 10-13, 1997, in Great Malvern, Worcestershire.

1. APOCALYPSE
Michael Goodden (Dorset)
The maker of Mother Earth takes a different look at Man and planet Earth. Set to Holst's 'Jupiter' from The Planets, this contrasts the beauties of Nature with Man's destructive tendencies. Widescreen format.
BAVA Trophy 1997; IAC International Award (Youth) 1997

Documentary
7.mins


2. PAST IMPERFECT, FUTURE PERFECT?
Trick Productions (Devon)
A young man (Ben Portus) holidaying in the West Country, visits an old house which used to be in his hosts' family. There he meets Tomasina (Tamsin Harvey) and they begin to grow fond of one another ... Original score by Tim Woodward; written and directed by Tristan Harvey for Torquay Boys' Grammar School.
IAC International Award (Youth), Best Story 1997

Story
12.mins


3. THE SNEEZE
Scott Mann (Co. Durham)
After seeing this movie, which has an imaginative mix of live action shooting and clever animation, you will never - absolutely NEVER - consider risking a sneeze again!
BAVA Trophy, Best Animation Award 1997; IAC International Award (Youth), Best Animation Award 1997

Animation
Science Fiction
9.mins


4. SOMEBODY
Peter Dunphy (N. Ireland)
A late-teenage son (Peter Dunphy) and his father (Patrick McParland) live together, and both, in turn, experience strange happenings. Are they hallucinating or going mad - or is there some other explanation? A complex, intriguing movie which is well shot, lit and edited; in fact, this is a piece of 'pure cinema' in the sense that it could not exist in any other medium.
IAC Daily Mail Trophy, Best Youth Award, Best Photography Award 1997

Story
b&w
18.mins


Total running time 46 mins.

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