The 2021 edition of Mecal Pro, 23rd edition of the festival (Barcelona International Short and Animation Film Festival) started on March 22nd and ended on April 22nd. Winners have been announced.

Animation

Great Animation Award
Souvenir Souvenir by Bastien Dubois (France)

Second Award
Mon ami qui brille dan la nuit by Grégoire De Bernouis, Jawed Boudaoud, Simon Cadilhac, Hélène Ledevin (France)

Special Mention
Je me gratte by Chenghua Yang (France)

Student Animation Award
Horacio by Caroline Cherrier (France)

International Competition

Great International Award
White eye by Tomer Shushan (Israel)

Second International Award
Heading South by Yuan Yuan (USA)

Third International Award
What We Don’t Know About Miriam by Morad Mostafa (Egypt)

Special Mention
Piao Liu (Drifting) by Hanxiong Bo (China, USA)

Oblique Competition

Great Oblique Award
La marche by Yoakim Bélanger (Quebec)

Oblique Filmin Award
Red Aninsri; or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall by Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke (Thailand)

Third Oblique Award
Genius Loci by Adrien Merigeau (France)

Special Mention
Candela by Anna Solanas, Marc Riba (Spain)

Documentaries

Great Documentary Award
The Ballet of Service by Marlies Smeenge (Netherlands)

Second Award
Grab Them by Morgane Dziurla-Petit (Sweden)

Third Award
The Game by Roman Hodel (Switzerland)

Other Awards

Moonlight Award
Panteres by Èrika Sánchez (Spain)

Videolab Award
Quebrantos by Maria Elorza, Koldo Almandoz (Spain)

Avisual Pro Award
La caída del vencejo by Gonzalo Quincoces (ESCAC) (Spain)

Critic’s Award
Piao Liu (Drifting) by Hanxiong Bo (China, USA)

Young Jury Award
Red Aninsri; or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall by Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke (Thailand)

Young Jury Special Mention
SDR by Alexa-Jeanne Dubé (Quebec)

Jury Alma Award
Before I Die by Iker Esteibarlanda (Spain)
Gran Premio by Alex Rademakers (Spain)

Plançó Award
Unraveled by Arden Colley, Asil Atay, Kellie Fay, Isabel Wiegand (Spain)

TVCortos Award
David by Zach Woods (USA)

El Periódico Audience’s Award
The Vibrant Village by Weronika Jurkiewicz (Poland)