During the competition for Belgian student shorts, the audience can also vote for their favorite film, which will then win the ACE Image Factory Audience Award. This consists of a grading session at the audiovisual editing company ACE Image Factory for a next film project worth €6500.
Winner 2016: 'Boi' by Anthony Nti
Charlotte De Bruyne (BE)
Charlotte De Bruyne (°1990, Ghent) followed theatre workshops at ‘de Kopergietery’. She’s been part of the Ghent based theatre company ‘Ontroerend Goed’ and travels the world with its productions. Her debut on the big screen, in ‘Little Black Spiders’ by Patrice Toye won her an Ensor for Best Debut. For her role in ‘Flying Home’ by Domique Deruddere she received an Ensor for Best Actress.
Emmy Oost (BE)
Emmy Oost produces films and crossmedia projects with innovative vision and socio-political engagement. She produces for directors such as Lieven Corthouts, Tim De Keersmaecker and Elias Grootaers and Manu Riche. Riche’s latest fiction, ‘Problemski Hotel’ will have its world premiere at the 42nd Film Fest Gent.