ASPEN SHORTSFEST: First Match WINS Best Student Film Award!

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.

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