In the month of September, Mombasa Gin was finished its competition of short films with a event held in Palafox cinemas in Madrid where projected the short 25 finalists in its first edition, with a single prize of 10,000 euros for the best short film and only a rule, Mombasa Gin should be part of the story.
The event was a huge success for the brand, filling the room of actors, actresses, directors, Team technical and invited to the screening; a great Organization made to enjoy the evening all participants, presentation and projection of each finalist together to their works and finally artistic Awards:
Best short film (€10.000) – ask me, love
Best director – Luis Sánchez Polack
Best actress – Mariam Torres
Best Actor – William Miller
In this time were lucky to get 3 of 4 distributed Awards, best short, best direction and best actress with the submitted piece ASK ME, LOVE, directed by Luis Sánchez Polack and starring Mariam Torres, in which I had the pleasure of make the direction of photography and produce next to both.
Ask me, love
I also want to congratulate the great Alfonso Díaz, friend and companion, by receiving special mention for his short film entitled “On your way to happiness” which Juan Joya “The giggles” starring in all its glory.
Finally, encourage contests and festivals to reward the technical works part, that behind the scenes there are many professionals who should be recognized.