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KingstOOn 2016's winners

Published:Monday | March 21, 2016 | 12:00 AM
Contributed George Hay with his Character Design first place award fior Obadiah and the Jade Crystal.

When the films had been screened and assessed at the recent 2016 KingstOOn Animation Festival at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, the top entries were awarded. Here is a list of the top films in each category:

Story board

1. Yolande Clarke - Long Live the Queen (Jamaica)

2. Aldrick Wellington - ROMP (Jamaica)

Character Design

1. George Hay Obadiah and the Jade Crystal (Jamaica)

2. Henry Grandison, Maroon Black (Jamaica)

Concept

1. Jeunanne Alkins - Bim & Bam (Trinidad & Tobago)

2. JoWayne McFarlane - Fiwi Kids (Jamaica)

Caribbean Short Film

1. Dance of the Daring - Danielle Blaize (Trinidad & Tobago)

2. Tale of Shadows - Corretta Singer (Jamaica)

International Student Film

1. Caned - Tanya Zaman (United States)

2. Ruben Leaves, Frederic Siegel (Switzerland)

International Short Film

1. Fruit, Gerhard Funk (Germany - Russian descent)

2. BlokHedz - Mike & Mark Davis (USA)

International Feature Film

1. Battle Dream Chronicles - Alain Bidard (Martininque)

2. The Secret Princess - Segun Williams (Nigeria)

Best Jamaican Product

Tale of Shadows - Corretta Singer (Jamaica)

Best Pitch (team award, team leaders named)

1. Tale of Shadows - Corretta Singer (Jamaica)

2. Bim & Bam - Jeunanne Alkins (Trinidad & Tobago)