WINNER

  • Audience Award – Best International Short Film – Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFFF)
  • 6 AWARDS- Saint-Petersburg International Film Festival (SPIFF) – JURY AWARDS: Best Sci-Fi Film, Best Screenplay in Sci-Fi, Best Actress in Sci-Fi, Best DOP in Sci-Fi and Best Editing in Sci-Fi. AUDIENCE AWARD: Best Sci-Fi Film
  • 3 AWARDS – Best Drama, Best Director, Best Writing – 40th Breckenridge Festival of Film
  • Best International Short Film – LUSCA Fantastic Film Festival
  • Best Science Fiction – Lancaster International Film Festival
  • Audience Award – Bronze – Best Quebec Short – Fantasia International Film Festival
  • Audience Award – Bronze – Best Canadian Short – Toronto After Dark Film Festival
  • 1st Prize – Sci-Fi Competition – Fade In Awards
  • Best Canadian Film & Best Sci-Fi Film – Toronto’s Film Festival of Time
  • Best Fantasy – ConCarolinas Short Film Festival
  • Audience Award – Best Film – Cryptshow Festival
  • Best Film – Fantasy/Sci-Fi Film Festival
  • Best Supporting Actor (Patrick Abellard), Best Supporting Actress (Dayane Ntibarikure) – Ethereal Horror Film Festival
  • Best Special Effects (Andrew Gene, Gunnar Hansen) – It Came From The Sky Film Festival
  • Special Jury Prize – Vesuvius International Monthly Film Festival
  • Best VFX – New York Movie Awards

NOMINATED

  • Best Fantasy Film – New York Movie Awards
  • Best Short Film – Short to the Point International Film Festival
  • Best Dark Fantasy Film – Oregon Scream Week
  • Special Mention – Asia South East-Short Film Festival

Synopsis: Brutally attacked by three masked men on Halloween night, a homeless girl faces her worst nightmare… until time stops… and she meets two mysterious strangers who can’t save her, but might help her save herself.

FR: Attaquée brutalement par trois hommes masqués le soir Halloween, une jeune itinérante fait face à son pire cauchemar, jusqu’à ce que le temps s’arrête… Elle fait alors la rencontre de deux mystérieux inconnus qui ne pourront pas la sauver, mais l’aideront à échapper à ses agresseurs.

Moment (2019) on IMDb

Below, writer/director, Geoffrey Uloth, and producer, Holly Uloth, answer questions in a Q&A at the 41st Breckenridge Festival of Film, where Moment won 3 awards (Best Short Drama, Best Directing, Best Writing).

Writer & Director: Geoffrey Uloth
Co-Producer/Line producer: Holly Uloth
DOP: Alexandre Bussière
Casting: Cat Lemieux
Production Designer: Laura Nhem
Prop Master: Jess Hart
Costume Designer: Monika Heredi
Editors: Heidi Haines, Geoffrey Uloth
Sound Design: Olivier Calvert (OSCAR WINNER: Arrival)
VFX Supervisor: Gunnar Hansen (Captain America: Winter Soldier, Stranger Than Fiction, Quantico)
VFX Artist: Andrew Gene
Colour Artist: Lyne Lepage
Original Music: Patrick Lavoie
Featuring Music by M83 and Chiõma

CAST

Charli: Emelia Hellman
Astral: Patrick Émmanuel Abellard
Timeless: Dayane K. Ntibarikure
Charli’s Mom: Susan Glover
Adam: Olivier Ross-Parent
Skull: Jonathan Bédard

Distribution: Travelling

Funded By:
SODEC
Canada Council for the Arts
La conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec
The National Film Board of Canada (FAP)
The Québec Film and Television Tax Credit
The Canadian Film and Video Production Tax Credit