The winners of this year's reed.co.uk Short Film Competition were announced at an exclusive awards ceremony in London's glittering West End last night.
Andrew Lee Potts won the £10,000 Grand Prix for his film ‘Photo Finish.’ Other winners on the night, awarded £1,000 each, were Carolyn Goodyear who took away the Judge’s Commendation Award for ‘The Sesquipedalianist’, and Cornish director Ben Mankin, 22, who was given the accolade of Best Young Filmmaker for his film ‘Corner to Corner’.
The judges also gave a Special Commendation to Jamie Coe and Gabriel Steel for their film ‘The Question.’ The People’s Choice Award, which was chosen by public vote, went to Chris Cronin for his film Peter.
The awards marked the end of the sixth competition which was the biggest yet attracting 572 entries and nearly 9,000 votes in the People's Choice Award. Thanks to everyone who entered this year's competition and congratulations again to the finalists and winners.