Rain of good news for Aurélia Mengin! His experimental musical short KLAÜD has just won the BEST MUSIC VIDEO AWARD at the Thessaloniki Free Short Festival in Greece.
“I welcome this award with great joy and share it with my talented composer LUKE KAY. KLAÜD was also nominated in the best experimental short film category. I am proud to have successfully represented France and Reunion.” thus expresses the director of Reunion origin.
At the end of September, KLAÜD will make its 1st screening in the USA at the Kansas City Underground Film Festival, it will be its 17th Official Festival Selection internationally!
Another good news is that the feature film Fornacis, which is currently available on the Prime Video platform in England, has just won the BEST FILM Prize at the CAAFA INT FILM FESTIVAL in Africa!
Critically acclaimed, you should know that Fornacis has been selected in more than twenty international festivals around the world and won numerous prestigious prizes including: the Director’s Prize at the 30th edition of the Girona International Festival in Spain, The Photography Prize at the 26th edition of the Houston LGBT Festival in the USA, The Singularity Prize at the 13th edition of the Cine Excess Festival in Birmingham, England, and 3 Prizes in Colombia at the International Fantastic Film Festival of Bogota, The Best Fantastic Film Award, The Best Actress Award And The Best Editing Award.
A consecration for this film which thus rewards the work provided by the director: “This new reward fills me with joy and I share this recognition of my work with my talented team! It is the 7th Award that FORNACIS wins internationally! !! Enough to give me even more motivation to make a new film! ”