Congratulations to BATTENBERG for taking out first prize at the 2010 Jim Poole Scottish Short Film Awards. Director: Stewart Comrie, Producer: Anna Odell, Animator: Stewart Comrie.
The audience award winning film was FOOL PROOF
Director/Producer: Louis Paxton
Writers: Paddy Kondracki & Louis Paxton
The annual Jim Poole Scottish Short Film Award commenced in 1999 to demonstrate commitment to supporting Scottish filmmakers. Launched as part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh, it was named in honour of the visionary who re-opened the cinema as the Cameo in 1947.
Now run as a collaborative venture with Scottish Screen and The Belmont Picturehouse, Aberdeen, the tenth Jim Poole Short Film Award was presented at a special finalists screening on Sunday 30th May 2010, 5.30pm at the Cameo Cinema.