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The BFAs 2017

19 april 2017

This week, our annual celebration of all our film work in IB Film and GCSE Media Studies took place. The audience were wowed by the high quality of our students' work.

  • BFAs

Following the screening, awards were given out for outstanding achievement.

The prestigious Best Film award was chosen by the audience and went to SAFE & SOUND by Kirsty Tytherleigh and Megan Edwards.

The category winners were:

Best IB Film

SAFE & SOUND by Kirsty Tytherleigh & Megan Edwards

Best Film Noir

BLOODY MARY by Alastair Edwards, Agata Muskała, Alastair Choo & Maaike van Tilborg

Best Documentary

LOSING LIBERTIES by Ella Kelly, Ella Baker & Linsey Lee

Best Music Video

CAROUSEL by Yuen Ning Chang, Chloe Ngan & Ivy Chen

Best Director

Tatum Navidi (IB) for Finding Serenity

Alastair Edwards (GCSE) for Bloody Mark

Best Cinematography

Megan Edwards (IB) for Safe & Sound

Yuen Ning Chang (GCSE) for Carousel

Best Editing

Cerys Verity Amm (IB) for Finding Serenity Simon Sørensen (GCSE) for A Suffocated City

Best Sound/Music

Julia Śmieszek (IB) for Lens

Maaike van Tilborg (GCSE) for Bloody Mary

Best Screenplay

Lyanne Kee & Anita Shao (IB) for Kindness Needs No Translation Jinheon Choi & Minwoo Lee (GCSE) for The Shock

Best Actress

Jade Guglielmi for Finding Serenity

Best Actor

Gonzalo Garcia for White Lies

Congratulations to all our student filmmakers for their amazing effort and high quality.

The films will shortly be available online - please watch for updates!

Rus Ekkel, Head of Film and Media