UK film charity fetes youth at London event.
UK film charity Into Film has revealed its first awards recipients at an event in London today [March 24].
The 15-19 year-olds were awarded for talent in filmmaking and reviewing.
The charity is supported by the BFI through lottery funding and Cinema First.
A total of 14 awards were given out by a judging panel including Sir Alan Parker (Evita), David Yates (Harry Potter), Manjinder Virk (Call the Midwife) and Peter Kosminsky (Wolf Hall).
CEO of Into Film Paul Reeve said: “We’d like to offer a big congratulations to each and every one of today’s winners…the levels of passion, thought, and ingenuity on show throughout the process was truly inspiring, and we can’t wait to see where their talent leads.”
Full List of Winners
Best Film by 13s and Over sponsored by London Film Museum
Fall – Cornerhouse, BFI Film Academy, 2 Group
Best Film by 12s and Under sponsored by Universal Pictures
Blindside – Keith Allot, Pauline Quirke Academy
Into Film Club of the Year: 12s and Under sponsored by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Anson Primary School
Into Film Club of the Year: 13s and Over sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment
Ashfield Girls School
Best Documentary sponsored by The Special Treats Production Company
First Days — Film City production Agency Ltd
The Golden Morph Best Animation by 12s and Under in association with Aardman Animations
Monkey & Wombat – Thurstonland School
Best Animation by Over 13s
The Boy Who Stayed In – Westfield Arts College
Ones to Watch sponsored by Eon Productions
- Hope Kemp
- Ellesha Ballard
- Kieran Howe
- Luis Hindman
- Sam Hartshorn
Most Inspirational Use of Film in the Classroom nominees
Review of the Year
Mairi, St. Ninians High School
Children’s Film of the Year (2014) in association with First News