First Match makes the festival rounds this summer and fall with screenings at the Woods Hole Film Festival in Massachusetts, the CFC World of Shorts screening series in Toronto, the DC Shorts Festival in Washington, DC and the San Francisco International Festival of Films in San Francisco, California. For screening dates and time, visit our Awards/Screenings page or follow us on facebook!
First Match was awarded Best Student Film by the Aspen Shortsfest Jury “For an unflinching look at a young athlete’s determination to gain respect in a boy’s world.”
Recognized as one of the world’s “50 Leading Film Festivals” by IndieWIRE, Aspen Shortsfest is one of the world’s premier international short film and video showcases and an Oscar-qualifying international competition.
For a complete list of all the Aspen Shortsfest winners, visit: http://www.aspenfilm.org/index.php/awards
Read the press release detailing all awards given at one of the best short film festivals in the world: http://www.aspenfilm.org/index.php/newsroom/press-releases