The Shorties 10 Winners

Posted by LSFF on December 9, 2021 | , HOT NEWS, News

Director Seth Hughes Winner LS/FF Shortie of the Year presented by Surfdome basking in the golden glow of £1000 filmmakers fund award! Image: Adriana Lozano

London Surf / Film Festival Shorties x Surfdome

We’re delighted to announce that the winner of LS/FF 10 Shortie of the Year x Surfdome is Director Seth Hughes with his film Window featuring Stanley Norman. As well the accolades, the triumph and the glory, marking our 10th anniversary, Seth walks away with a £1000 filmmakers fund. Check out his winning film here:

Filmmaker Rory Sutherland was awarded Emerging Talent for his short Grateful and were were stoked to have the crew from the North East in the house to present their film which you can watch below:

“LS/FF is a reliable gold mine of surf culture and talent and The Shorties is one of its richest veins, always packed with unexpected nuggets,” says Surfdome. “It’s a fantastic space for new and established filmmakers to express themselves in shorter form, and we’re stoked to be supporting it.”

LS/FF 10 Shorties Emerging Talent presented by Surfdome Dir. Rory Sutherland with featured surfers Neil Turpin and Elle Sutherland 

Want to get involved?

The Shorties category is open exclusively to filmmakers from or based in the UK and Ireland. Films up to 5 minutes in length are welcomed from emerging and established names, exploring any aspect of surfing or surf culture, through any movie genre – from animation to action and anything in between. There’s more than one way to tell a surf story.

The shortlist is decided by a combination of votes cast by the surf community and the screening panel. The selected films are premiered on the big screen as part of the Annual London Surf / Film Festival. More details about The Shorties are HERE.

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Dir. Seth Hughes Winner Shortie of the Year presented by Surfdome Image: Adriana Lozano