At Kaboom Animation Festival, it’s not all fun and games… Well it is, but we also have a tough and nerve-wracking competition going on where our jury and audience will choose the animation creme of the animation crop. Here you can see the winners of 2019.
I’m Going Out For Cigarettes
Best Student Short (Powered by Cartoon Network)
Don’t Know What
Best Dutch Short
Audience Award Best VR
Saigon sur Marne
Aude Ha Leplège
Best Commissioned Short
The Story of Françoise & Amélie
Douwe van der Werf
Best Music Video
Tatran – White Lies
Kids Audience Award Best Short 3+
Zibilla – Isabelle Faves
Huggleboo, Careful – Anneke de Graaf
Kids Audience Award Best Short 6+
Max Lang, Daniel Snaddon
Kids Audience Award Best Short 9+
Lèo Brunel, Loris Cavalier, Camille Jalabert, Oscar Malet
Kids Audience Award Best Feature
Captain Morten and the Spider Queen
Audience Award for Best Short
Audience Award for Best Feature
The Swallows of Kabul
Zabou Breitman, Eléa Gobbé-Mévellec
Jury Kaboom 2019
Best Short & Best Student Short Kaboom 2019
Renata Gąsiorowska is an animator and cartoonist
from Kraków. In 2010 she graduated from the Acadamy
of Fine Arts in Krakow. Currently she’s a fifth-year
student at the Polish National Film School in Lodz.
Michael Frei is an award-winning artist and film
director based in Zürich, Switzerland.
Karin Vandenrydt works for Folioscope, the organizer
of Anima. Anima is the Brussels Animation Film
Festival, one of the most prominent animation film
festivals in Europe.
Best Documentary Kaboom 2019
Emma Westermann is a documentary filmmaker, writer and film coach
from Haarlem. She is an intimate storyteller, making films about
identity, vulnerability and the human condition.
Luce Grosjean is a film producer and CEO at MIYU Distribution.
Greg McLeod is an award-winning animator and artist who has worked
with companies such as Aardman and Disney. He also plays the
Best Music Video Kaboom 2019
Mara Joustra is a comics and illustration expert. She had been
working as a jack-of-all-trades in publishing, as a lecturer and as
artistic director of a festival.
Janek Koza is a controversial animator, director, comic artist and
painter based in Poland.
Yana Wattimena is an up-and-coming singer-songwriter based in
Best Animation for Kids
The jury for this award is you, our dear respected visitor! Throughout
the festival, we will be harvesting your opinions (which we promise
will be a painless experience).