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Copyright © 2012 Philantiq SL

Efímera

Alicia’s journey to fulfill her dream of becoming a ballet dancer takes her from a candid world to a violent reality.

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Choreographer
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Copyright © 2012 Philantiq SL

Awards and nominations

Best Selection Award
Kaohsiung International Film Festival
19 Oct – 4 Nov | Taiwan
Best Art Direction
Gijón International Film Festival
16 Nov – 24 Nov | Spain
Best Short Film - Video
MostraCurtasNoia | 2012
26 Nov – 2 Dec | Spain
Special Mention for Main Actress (Paula Peñalver)
Semana Internacional Cortometraje San Roque | 2013
4 Feb – 8 Feb | Spain
Best Short Film
Semana Internacional Cortometraje San Roque | 2013
4 Feb – 8 Feb | Spain
Best Director
Medina Film Festival
5 Apr – 13 Apr | Spain
Best Costumes
Medina Film Festival
5 Apr – 13 Apr | Spain
Best Makeup and Hair
16 Apr – 20 Apr | Spain
Special Jury Award
12 Apr – 21 Apr | United States
Best Film
Busan International Short Film Festival
2 May – 6 May | Korea, South
Audience Award
Fant: Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival
3 May – 10 May | Spain
Technological Strategy Award
30 Jun – 6 Jul | Italy
Best Short Film
30 Jun – 6 Jul | Italy
Best Fiction Short Film
11 Jul – 13 Jul | Spain
3rd Prize
5 Jul – 14 Jul | Spain
Audience Award
Cinefiesta International Short Film Festival | 2013
21 Jul – 28 Jul | Puerto Rico
Best Screenplay
1 Aug – 7 Aug | Panama
Best Actress (Paula Peñalver)
1 Aug – 7 Aug | Panama
Best Short Film
21 Aug – 25 Aug | Italy
Best Cinematography
3 Sep – 8 Sep | Hungary
Best Screenplay
7 Sep – 14 Sep | Spain
2nd Prize
7 Sep – 14 Sep | Spain
Technical Excellence Award
13 Sep – 15 Sep | United States
Best Fiction Film
27 Sep – 29 Sep | Romania
Best Foreign Film
18 Oct – 20 Oct | United States
Best Fiction Film
19 Oct – 26 Oct | Spain
Honorary Distinction
Regiofun: International Festival of Film Producers
22 Oct – 27 Oct | Poland
Grand Jury Prize
1 Nov – 2 Nov | United States
Best Production Design
1 Nov – 2 Nov | United States
Student Jury Award
5 Nov – 10 Nov | France
Best Narrative Short Film
8 Nov – 15 Nov | United States
Best Short Film
L'Aquila Film Festival | 2013
18 Nov – 22 Nov | Italy
Best Art Direction
Almería en corto: International Short Film Festival
3 Dec – 7 Dec | Spain
Special Mention for Directing
5 Dec – 8 Dec | Argentina
Best Costume and Production Design
2 Dec – 8 Dec | Poland
Best Photography
9 Jan | Spain
Mention for Best Original Score
12 Feb – 15 Feb | Spain
Best Film
10 Mar – 15 Mar | Mexico
Director's Choice
20 Mar – 23 Mar | United States
Best National Short Film
24 Mar – 5 Apr | Spain
Best Art Direction
NENE Awards
10 Apr | Spain
Best Post-Production / VFX
NENE Awards
10 Apr | Spain
Audience Award
NENE Awards
10 Apr | Spain
Best Short Film
10 Apr – 25 Apr | Spain
Best International Short Film
9 May – 17 May | Colombia
Audience Award
14 May – 18 May | Italy
Best Film
30 May – 1 Jun | Spain
Audience Award
10 Jun – 14 Jun | Spain
Best Short Film
Porto7: Oporto International Short Films Festival
18 Jun – 22 Jun | Portugal
Mention for Best FX
Cortos Con K: Festival de Cortometrajes de Terror y Fantástico | 2014
27 Jun – 28 Jun | Spain
Best Short Film
Ripocurts: Certamen de Cortos de Ripollet | 2014
10 Jul – 12 Jul | Spain
Special Mention
Grossmann Fantasic Film and Wine Festival
15 Jul – 19 Jul | Slovenia
Honorable Mention - International Film
25 Sep – 28 Sep | United States
Audience Award
6 Oct – 7 Oct | Poland
Best Short Fiction Film
15 Oct – 18 Oct | Spain
Special Mention - Best Actress
15 Oct – 18 Oct | Spain
Best Directing
13 Oct – 18 Oct | Spain
Best Photography
13 Oct – 18 Oct | Spain
Grand Prize
28 Nov – 29 Nov | Bosnia and Herzegovina
Best Short Film
23 Jan – 25 Jan | United States

Previous screenings

2012
Kaohsiung International Film Festival
19 Oct – 4 Nov | Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Best Selection Award
Gijón International Film Festival
16 Nov – 24 Nov | Gijón, Spain
Best Art Direction
23 Nov – 1 Dec | Zaragoza, Spain
MostraCurtasNoia | 2012
26 Nov – 2 Dec | Vila de Noia, Spain
Best Short Film - Video
5 Dec – 9 Dec | Trieste, Italy
2013
26 Jan – 8 Feb | New Delhi, India
Semana Internacional Cortometraje San Roque | 2013
4 Feb – 8 Feb | San Roque, Spain
Best Short Film
Special Mention for Main Actress (Paula Peñalver)
21 Feb | Madrid, Spain
Audience Award
5th Festival de Cortos Rodinia | 2013
Rodinia Short Film Festival
27 Feb – 1 Jun | Spain
Landshut Short Film Festival
13 Mar – 18 Mar | Landshut, Germany
Festival de Cine Creatrivas | 2013
15 Mar – 19 Mar | Spain
18 Mar – 21 Mar | Málaga, Spain
Aubagne International Film Festival
18 Mar – 23 Mar | Aubagne, France
Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival
2 Apr – 6 Apr | Belgrade, Serbia
3 Apr – 14 Apr | Cleveland, United States
Medina Film Festival
5 Apr – 13 Apr | Spain
Best Director
Best Costumes
10 Apr – 13 Apr | Cagliari, Italy
11 Apr – 17 Apr | Dubai, United Arab Emirates
12 Apr – 21 Apr | Houston, United States
Special Jury Award
16 Apr – 21 Apr | Jena, Germany
16 Apr – 20 Apr | Valladolid, Spain
Best Makeup and Hair
KAN: Amateur and Independent Film Festival
18 Apr – 21 Apr | Wrocław, Poland
20 Apr – 27 Apr | Malaga, Spain
Festival de Cortometrajes K-Lidoscopi | 2013
24 Apr – 27 Apr | Cullera, Spain
Another Connection: Mediawave International Film and Music Festival
30 Apr – 4 May | Komarom, Hungary
Busan International Short Film Festival
2 May – 6 May | Busan, Korea, South
Best Film
Muestra de Cortometrajes Adolfo Aznar | 2013
3 May – 11 May | Villa de Almunia, Spain
Fant: Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival
3 May – 10 May | Bilbao, Spain
Audience Award
15 May – 26 May | Cannes, France
16 May – 23 May | Zaragoza, Spain
International Short Film Festival of Torrelavega
17 May – 1 Jun | Torrelavega, Spain
Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid | 2013
20 May – 26 May | Madrid, Spain
20 May – 25 May | Ávila, Spain
Torrevieja Audiovisual | 2013
23 May – 25 May | Torrevieja, Spain
28 May – 7 Jun | Tokyo, Japan
18 Jun – 24 Jun | Palm Springs, United States
In the Palace: International Short Film Festival
29 Jun – 6 Jul | Sofia, Bulgaria
30 Jun – 6 Jul | Trieste, Italy
Best Short Film
Technological Strategy Award
1 Jul – 30 Jul | London, United Kingdom
3 Jul – 7 Jul | Sant Adrià de Besós, Spain
5 Jul – 14 Jul | Alfás del Pi, Spain
3rd Prize
11 Jul – 13 Jul | Masnou, Spain
Best Fiction Short Film
Fantasia International Film Festival
18 Jul – 7 Aug | Montréal, Canada
Lago Film Fest
19 Jul – 27 Jul | Lago, Italy
Elche Independent Film Festival
19 Jul – 25 Jul | Elche, Spain
Cinefiesta International Short Film Festival | 2013
21 Jul – 28 Jul | Caguas, Puerto Rico
Audience Award
1 Aug – 7 Aug | Panama, Panama
Best Screenplay
Best Actress (Paula Peñalver)
Certamen de Cortometrajes "El Pecado" | 2013
6 Aug – 10 Aug | Spain
Festival 22x Don Luis Calanda | 2013
6 Aug – 11 Aug | Calanda, Spain
Semana de Cine de Terror en el Castillo | 2013
12 Aug – 14 Aug | Arroyo de la luz, Spain
14 Aug – 19 Aug | Jecheon, Korea, South
21 Aug – 25 Aug | Conversano, Italy
Best Short Film
3 Sep – 8 Sep | Budapest, Hungary
Best Cinematography
5 Sep – 11 Sep | Mexico
7 Sep – 14 Sep | Astorga, Spain
2nd Prize
Best Screenplay
Fantastic Gore Festival Amposta | 2013
11 Sep – 14 Sep | Amposta, Spain
Mostra de Curtmetratges Riurau | 2013
13 Sep – 14 Sep | Xavia, Spain
13 Sep – 15 Sep | Winchester, United States
Technical Excellence Award
Cinema en Liberte | 2013
13 Sep – 14 Sep | Paris, France
19 Sep – 29 Sep | Washington, United States
Ponferrada Film Festival
21 Sep – 28 Sep | Ponferrada, Spain
26 Sep – 5 Oct | Edmonton, Canada
Lund International Fantastic Film Festival
26 Sep – 5 Oct | Lund, Sweden
27 Sep – 29 Sep | Bucharest, Romania
Best Fiction Film
30 Sep – 1 Oct | San Luis de Potosí, Mexico
2 Oct – 6 Oct | San Diego, United States
Sedicicorto: International Film Festival Forlì
5 Oct – 12 Oct | Forlì, Italy
Bideodromo International Experimental Film & Video Festival | 2013
5 Oct – 24 Oct | Bilbao, Spain
7 Oct – 13 Oct | Santa Cruz, Bolivia
12 Oct – 18 Oct | Lemesos, Cyprus
Brno16 International Competitive Festival of Short Fiction Films
16 Oct – 19 Oct | Brno, Czech Republic
17 Oct – 20 Oct | San José, United States
Resana's International Short Film Festival | 2013
18 Oct – 25 Oct | Resana, Italy
18 Oct – 20 Oct | Atlanta, United States
Best Foreign Film
Publicystyka: Międzynarodowy Festiwal Filmów Niezależnych im. Ireneusza Radzia | 2013
18 Oct – 20 Oct | Kędzierzyn-Koźle, Poland
19 Oct – 27 Oct | Trieste, Italy
19 Oct – 26 Oct | Arnedo, Spain
Best Fiction Film
Regiofun: International Festival of Film Producers
22 Oct – 27 Oct | Katowice, Poland
Honorary Distinction
23 Oct – 31 Oct | Tirana, Albania
Film Front International Film Festival
24 Oct – 26 Oct | Novi Sad, Serbia
24 Oct – 2 Nov | Bruges, Belgium
acocollona't: Setmana de Cinema Fantàstic i de Terror de Girona | 2013
26 Oct – 31 Oct | Girona, Spain
1 Nov – 2 Nov | Abilene, United States
Grand Jury Prize
Best Production Design
Aula 18: Certamen Nacional de Cortometrajes | 2013
1 Nov – 3 Nov | El Entrego Asturias, Spain
1 Nov – 6 Nov | Kolkata, India
5 Nov – 10 Nov | Paris, France
Student Jury Award
8 Nov – 15 Nov | Miami, United States
Best Narrative Short Film
Filmets: Badalona International Short Film Festival
8 Nov – 17 Nov | Badalona, Spain
Soria Short Film Festival
10 Nov – 24 Nov | Soria, Spain
Fenaco: International Short Film Festival
13 Nov – 16 Nov | Cusco, Peru
14 Nov – 24 Nov | Boston, United States
L'Aquila Film Festival | 2013
18 Nov – 22 Nov | L'Aquila, Italy
Best Short Film
Istanbul International Short Film Festival
20 Nov – 27 Nov | Istanbul, Turkey
12th Catacumba: Semana de Cine Fantástico y de Terror | 2013
21 Nov – 28 Dec | Godella, Spain
26 Nov – 29 Nov | Vitoria, Spain
1st Toamna de Aur: Festival de Film | 2013
30 Nov | Chisinau, Moldova
2 Dec – 8 Dec | Warsaw, Poland
Best Costume and Production Design
2 Dec – 7 Dec | Aix-en-Provence, France
Almería en corto: International Short Film Festival
3 Dec – 7 Dec | Almería, Spain
Best Art Direction
5 Dec – 8 Dec | Buenos Aires, Argentina
Special Mention for Directing
9 Dec – 14 Dec | La Solana, Ciudad Real, Spain
5th Curt al Pap Festival de Cortometrajes | 2013
27 Dec – 29 Dec | Parcent, Spain
2014
Curtmiratges: Festival de Curts | 2014
9 Jan | Barcelona, Spain
Best Photography
10 Jan – 18 Jan | Dhaka, Bangladesh
12 Feb – 15 Feb | Ciudad Real, Spain
Mention for Best Original Score
Zoom - Zblizenia: International Film Festival
18 Feb – 23 Feb | Jelenia Gora, Poland
7 Mar – 9 Mar | Charlotte City, Haida Gwaii, Canada
10 Mar – 15 Mar | Guanajuato, Mexico
Best Film
13 Mar – 19 Mar | Cartagena, Colombia
20 Mar – 23 Mar | Taos, United States
Director's Choice
24 Mar – 5 Apr | Lanzarote, Spain
Best National Short Film
4 Apr – 13 Apr | Sarasota, United States
Festival Cinematográfico Internacional del Uruguay | 2014
10 Apr – 20 Apr | Montevideo, Uruguay
NENE Awards
10 Apr | Madrid, Spain
Best Art Direction
Best Post-Production / VFX
Audience Award
Trofeu Torretes de Curtmetratges | 2014
10 Apr – 25 Apr | Calella, Spain
Best Short Film
9 May – 14 May | Shenzen, China
9 May – 17 May | Barranquilla, Colombia
Best International Short Film
9 May – 17 May | Murcia, Spain
14 May – 18 May | Palermo, Italy
Audience Award
15 May – 22 May | Murchante, Spain
Caostica Short Film and VideoClip Festival
27 May – 30 May | Bilbao, Spain
Festival Consuegra en Corto | 2014
30 May – 1 Jun | Consuegra, Spain
Best Film
3 Jun – 7 Jun | Bergamo, Italy
10 Jun – 14 Jun | Avilés, Spain
Audience Award
10 Jun – 14 Jun | Saint-Geniès-Bellevue, France
Requena y… Acción | 2014
13 Jun – 15 Jun | Valencia, Spain
Porto7: Oporto International Short Films Festival
18 Jun – 22 Jun | Porto, Portugal
Best Short Film
Cortos Con K: Festival de Cortometrajes de Terror y Fantástico | 2014
27 Jun – 28 Jun | Barcelona, Spain
Mention for Best FX
Ripocurts: Certamen de Cortos de Ripollet | 2014
10 Jul – 12 Jul | Barcelona, Spain
Best Short Film
12 Jul – 20 Jul | Sopot, Poland
15th Fantosfreak: Festival de Curtmetratges Fantastics I Freaks | 2014
14 Jul – 18 Jul | Barcelona, Spain
14 Jul – 18 Jul | Rome, Italy
Grossmann Fantasic Film and Wine Festival
15 Jul – 19 Jul | Ljutomer, Slovenia
Special Mention
15 Jul – 19 Jul | Ciutadella, Spain
17 Jul – 20 Jul | Marburg, Germany
18 Jul – 20 Jul | Ispra, Italy
29 Jul – 2 Aug | Castellaneta, Italy
Luna de Cortos: Festival de Cortometrajs del Orbigo | 2014
8 Aug – 10 Aug | Veguellina de Órbigo, Spain
8 Aug – 10 Aug | Cape Town, South Africa
8 Aug – 16 Aug | Lima, Peru
14 Aug – 18 Aug | Weiterstadt, Germany
Film Forum Zadar: International Film Festival | 2014
23 Aug – 29 Aug | Zadar, Croatia
4 Sep – 27 Nov | Spain
Santurzine: Festival de Cortos de Santurtzi | 2014
5 Sep – 18 Oct | Santurtzi, Spain
9 Sep – 13 Sep | Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Oldenburg International Film Festival
10 Sep – 14 Sep | Oldenburg, Germany
18 Sep – 28 Sep | Calgary, Canada
19 Sep – 21 Sep | Katmandu, Nepal
Festival Imago: Courts Métrages Ibéro-Américains | 2014
25 Sep – 28 Sep | Paris, France
25 Sep – 29 Sep | Seoul, Korea, South
25 Sep – 28 Sep | Mount Vernon, United States
Honorable Mention - International Film
30 Sep – 4 Oct | Guadalajara, Spain
Freaked-Out Films Festival | 2014
6 Oct – 7 Oct | Lublin, Poland
Audience Award
7 Oct – 13 Oct | Toro, Colombia
13 Oct – 18 Oct | Espartinas, Spain
Best Directing
Best Photography
15 Oct – 18 Oct | Daroca, Spain
Best Short Fiction Film
Special Mention - Best Actress
15 Oct – 19 Oct | Szolnok, Hungary
22 Oct | Santiago, Chile
7 Nov – 9 Nov | Campeche, Mexico
7 Nov – 15 Nov | Marseille, France
Magma: International Short Film Festival
20 Nov – 22 Nov | Acireale, Italy
20 Nov – 23 Nov | Las Condes, Chile
27 Nov – 30 Nov | Sant Sadurni, Spain
28 Nov – 29 Nov | Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Grand Prize
2015
23 Jan – 25 Jan | Hollywood, United States
Best Short Film

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Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 28 Jan 2015