Awards

-Prix du Public (Audience Award) for the International Competition at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival (2013)

-Audience Award – Best American Short Film at Champs-Elysees Film Festival – Paris, France

-Audience Award – International Competition at Curtas Vila do Conde – Portugal

-Audience Award – Tenerife Shorts – Spain

-Audience Award – the International Competition at Nuits Meds – Corsica, France

-Audience Award – Best Student Short Film at Bangkok International Student Film Festival – Bangkok, Thailand

-Audience Award – Best Short Film at Short-O-Rama – Nernier, France

-Audience Award – Collecchio Video Film Fest – Italy

-Audience Award – FICBUEU – Spain

-Audience Award – Puteaux Int’l Short Film Festival – France

-Audience Award – La Samain du Cinema Fantastique – Nice, France

-Audience Award – 24fps Film Festival – Texas

-Golden Space Needle (Audience Prize) Nominee, Seattle International Film Festival (2013)

-Jury Prize Best International Short – Puteaux Int’l Short Film Festival – France

–Special Jury Prize – Certamen Cortos Soria – Spain

-Best International Short – Charlie Chaplin Film Festival – Kerry, Ireland

-Best International Short (decided by the Youth Jury) –  Certamen Cortos Soria – Spain

-Best of Fest at LA Comedy Shorts Festival

-Best Short (Telebec Prize) – Festival du cinéma international en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (Quebec)

-Best Local Short – Salt Lake City Film Festival

-Special Jury Mention, Seattle International Film Festival (2013) (“For its stylish direction and a terrific performance by Oona Laurence as a young kidnap victim who turns the tables on her abductors, the jury would like to give a special jury mention to the short film Penny Dreadful.”)

-Honorable Mention, Best Student Short Film, Cleveland International Film Festival (2013)

-Best Director – Sapporo International Short Film Festival

-Best Actress (Oona Laurence) for the International Competition at Nuits Meds – Corsica, France

-Best Actress (Oona Laurence) – FICBUEU – Spain

-Best Screenplay, LA Comedy Festival

-Best Screenplay – Grand-Off World Independent Film Awards

-Best Cinematography – Tehran Int’l Film Festival – Iran

-Awarded a Student Grant by the National Board of Review

-Presented with the IFP Audience Choice Award on May 8th! Thanks to everyone who came out to CUFF Program A and voted for us!

-Chosen by the faculty as one of the top films in the 2012 Columbia University Film Festival!