Niki Lindroth von Barh, Soetkin Verstegen are among the winners of the 2020 Fantoche International Animation Film Festival.

A grand total of 361 short and feature films were shown this year at Fantoche fastival, The Fantoche audience and the juries have given out a total of 13 awards and three special mentions.

International Competition Best Film
Something to Remember, Niki Lindroth von Bahr SE | 2019 | 5 min 13 sec



International Competition High Risk
Freeze Frame, Soetkin Verstegen BE|2019 |5 min



International Competition New Talent
Précieux, Paul Mas FR | 2020 | 13 min 45 sec

International Competition Best Sound
Cage MatchBryan Lee US| 2019 | 9 min 12 sec

International Competition Special Mention
TIE, Alexandra Ramires (Xá) PT | 2020 |11 min 39 sec

International Competition Audience Award
Ties, Dina Velikovskaya RU |2019 |7 min 39 sec

Best Swiss
Aletsch Negative, Laurence Bonvin CH | 2019 |11 min 30 sec

High Risk Swiss
Little Miss Fate, Joder von Rotz CH |2020 | 8 min 14 sec



New Swiss Talent
THE EDGE, Zaide Kutay, Géraldine Cammisar CH | 2020 |7 min 23 sec

Fantastic Swiss
Interdimensional Melancholy, Team Tumult CH |2019 | 1 min 17 sec

Swiss Competition Special Mention
Un lynx dans la ville Nina Bisiarina CH |2019 |6 min 48 sec

Swiss Youth Award
Average HappinessMaja Gehrig CH| 2019 |7 min

Audience Award Swiss Competition
Signs, Dustin Rees CH |2020 | 10 min 40 sec

Best Kids
Avec le do de la cuillère, Laurent Wassouf, Clément Crosnier, Edgard Cros, Theoline Chapas, Nolwenn Pétereau, Nedellec Anouk, Lucas Ancel
FR |2019 |6 min

Kids Competition Special Mention
La pêche miraculeuse, Fabrice Luang-Vija FR| 2019 |7 min

Young Audience Award
Apple Tree Man, Alla Vartanyan RU |2020 |10 min 43 sec

A selection of the honoured films will be shown in the programmes of «Best of Fantoche on Tour», which can be watched in various cinemas all over Switzerland starting from October. All screening schedules and further information will be available mid-September.  

The next edition of Fantoche will take place from September 7 to 12, 2021.

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