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Before Dawn

Before dawn, the wheat is quietly undulating on the hillside. Before dawn, people will rise and other people will take away their hope.

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NOMINATION
Palme d'Or - Short Films
Cannes Film Festival
11 May – 22 May | France
Centaur Prize - Best Fiction Film
15 Jun – 22 Jun | Russia
Best Cinematography
Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival
21 Jul – 31 Jul | Brazil
Best Director
Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival
21 Jul – 31 Jul | Brazil
Best Short Fiction Film
3 Nov – 13 Nov | United Kingdom
Honorable Mention in Short Filmmaking
19 Jan – 29 Jan | United States
ARTE Prize - European First Short Films
Angers First Film Festival
20 Jan – 29 Jan | France
Special Jury Award
1 Mar – 12 Mar | United States
UIP Prize - Best European Short Film
Tampere Film Festival
8 Mar – 12 Mar | Finland
Best Short Film
9 Mar – 17 Mar | United States
Best Short Fiction Film
6 Apr – 9 Apr | United States
Best Short Film
Milan International Film Festival
30 Mar – 10 Apr | Italy
Best Dramatic Short Film
20 Apr – 30 Apr | United States
Best International Short Film
7 Jun – 11 Jun | Japan
Best International Short Film
Fantasia International Film Festival
6 Jul – 24 Jul | Canada
Special Mention
15 Aug – 20 Aug | Denmark
Best Short Film
2 Dec | Poland

Previous screenings

2005
Cannes Film Festival
11 May – 22 May | Cannes, France
15 Jun – 22 Jun | St Petersburg, Russia
Centaur Prize - Best Fiction Film
Cinema Jove: International Film Festival of Valencia
18 Jun – 25 Jun | Valencia, Spain
20 Jul – 7 Aug | Melbourne, Australia
Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival
21 Jul – 31 Jul | Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Best Director
Best Cinematography
17 Aug – 28 Aug | Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Ludwigsburg European Short Film Biennale
12 Sep – 18 Sep | Ludwigsburg, Germany
International Short Film Festival in Drama
18 Sep – 24 Sep | Drama, Greece
Imago International Young Film Festival | 2005
1 Oct – 8 Oct | Fundão, Portugal
9 Oct – 16 Oct | Cork, Ireland
11 Oct – 22 Oct | Ghent, Belgium
3 Nov – 13 Nov | Leeds, United Kingdom
Best Short Fiction Film
L'Alternativa: Barcelona Independent Film Festival
11 Nov – 19 Nov | Barcelona, Spain
11 Nov – 1 Dec | Ankara - Kars, Turkey
Tehran International Short Film Festival | 2005
15 Nov – 20 Nov | Tehran, Iran
Zinebi: International Festival of Documentary and Short Film
21 Nov – 26 Nov | Bilbao, Spain
Curta Cinema: Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival
1 Dec – 11 Dec | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2006
6 Jan – 15 Jan | Sydney, Australia
19 Jan – 29 Jan | Park City, United States
Honorable Mention in Short Filmmaking
Angers First Film Festival
20 Jan – 29 Jan | Angers, France
ARTE Prize - European First Short Films
25 Jan – 5 Feb | Rotterdam, Netherlands
Fantasporto: Oporto International Film Festival
20 Feb – 5 Mar | Porto, Portugal
1 Mar – 12 Mar | San Jose, United States
Special Jury Award
3 Mar – 12 Mar | Miami, United States
Tampere Film Festival
8 Mar – 12 Mar | Tampere, Finland
UIP Prize - Best European Short Film
9 Mar – 17 Mar | Tiburon, United States
Best Short Film
Milan International Film Festival
30 Mar – 10 Apr | Milan, Italy
Best Short Film
6 Apr – 9 Apr | Syracuse, United States
Best Short Fiction Film
Fest: New Directors, New Films Festival
9 Apr – 16 Apr | Espinho, Portugal
20 Apr – 30 Apr | Tucson, United States
Best Dramatic Short Film
18 May – 11 Jun | Seattle, United States
7 Jun – 11 Jun | Tokyo, Japan
Best International Short Film
13 Jun – 18 Jun | Toronto, Canada
21 Jun – 25 Jun | Contis Plage, France
Fantasia International Film Festival
6 Jul – 24 Jul | Montréal, Canada
Best International Short Film
15 Aug – 20 Aug | Odense, Denmark
Special Mention
dokumentArt: European Film Festival for Documentaries
23 Sep – 28 Sep | Neubrandenburg, Germany
Interfilm: International Short Film Festival Berlin
7 Nov – 12 Nov | Berlin, Germany
2 Dec | Poland
Best Short Film

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30 January 2006
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30 January 2006
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16 November 2005
Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 6 Nov 2011