ShortsHD Host Second Annual Shorts Awards
For over 40 years Nick Park has created short and feature films that inspire and delight the public. From his whimsical adventures of Wallace & Gromit to his hilarious Creature Comfort shorts, he's created masterpieces that live in us and brighten our souls. Not only has Nick Park been passionate about his own adventures in short film, but he has contributed mightily to the efforts of many aspiring filmmakers at university and other educational outlets.
ShortsHD™ is the first high definition channel dedicated to short movies and is available on DIRECTV (Channel 568), Dish Network (Channel 375) and AT&T U-Verse (Channel 1789). ShortsHD™ is operated by Shorts International, the world's leading short movie entertainment company with the world's largest movie catalogue dedicated to short movies. Shorts International also operates ShortsTV™, which is available in France, Belgium, Luxembourg on Numericable (Channels 134 and 52) and in Turkey via TTNET's Tivibu service. Shorts™ is the short movie on-demand service available on iTunes movie stores in the US, Canada, Mexico, Japan, Taiwan and throughout Europe. The company is headquartered in London, England with additional offices in Paris and Los Angeles and is led by Carter Pilcher, Chief Executive. Shorts International is owned by Shorts Entertainment Holdings and Liberty Global Ventures.
It is for these many years of work in shorts and features combined with his consistent efforts throughout his career to inspire and assist emerging filmmakers that we are so very honored to present a Lifetime Achievement Award in Short Film.