The 2021 edition of Chilemonos International Animation Festival started on July 7th and ended on 25th. Chilemonos festival is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Best International Animation Short Film, Best Latin American Animation Short Film.

Winners have been announced, visit their website to know about all the awards, we are only listing the short films.

International competition

International Short Film winner
Heart of Gold by Simon Filliot (France)

2nd place
Orchestra Rehearsal by Tatiana Okruzhnova (Russia)

3rd place
The Snow Ball by Rick MacDonald (Canada)

Latin-American competition

National Short Film winner
Bestia by Hugo Covarrubias (Chile)

2nd place
Tio by Juan Medina (Mexico)

3rd place
La Casa de la Memoria by Sofía Rosales Arreola (Mexico)

Honorific mention
La Copia Feliz del Edén by Samuel Restucci y Emilio Romero (Chile)

International Student competition

Winner
Coffin by Yuanqing Cai, Nathan Crabot, Houzhi Huang, Mikolaj Janiw, Mandimby Lebon, Théo Tran Ngoc (France) – Gobelins School

2nd place
I’m a Pebble by Mélanie Berteraut Platon, Yasmine Bresson, Léo Coulombier, Nicolas Grondin, Maxime Le Chapelain, Louise M (France) – ESMA – Art School

3rd place
Fur Coats by Lucie Vostárková (Czech Republic) – Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve Zlíně
The Edge by Zaide Kutay, Géraldine Cammisar (Switzerland) – Hochschule Luzern

Latin-American Student competition

Winner
Memories for Sale by Manuel López (Costa Rica) – Veritas University

2nd place
Merenguito by M.V Endruhn (Peru) – Toulouse Lautrec

3rd place
Canción de Lobos by Joshua Chung (Chile) – Universidad de las Américas

Honorific mention
Beyond Space by Beatriz Álvarez (Mexico) – ESCENA, Escuela de Animación y Arte Digital