On July 12 in New York, the International Flash Film Festival handed out this year's honors. Thirteen winners from the U.S. and around the world received the "arrow" award. The festival is the highlight of the Flashforward2001 conference and expo. The work of all 60 finalists, selected from over sixteen hundred nominations, was screened for the 200 attendees. The winners can be seen at: www.flashforward2001.com. Finalists and winners were selected by two panels of judges from the Flash community. Lynda.com and United Digital Artists, two of the nation's leading Web design education companies, hosted the Flash Film Festival. Below is a complete list of winners.
PRESSTUBE by James Paterson; Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
ARTBARN: WAR OF THE WORLDS by Artbarn and RKO Pictures; Portland, Maine, U.S.
FLASHCAN by Zinc Roe Designs; Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
THE CENTER OF THE WORLD by Hi-res!; London, England.
SPIDER by Titoonic; Copenhagen, Denmark.
WM Team; by WM Team; Hanover, Germany.
RELEVARE by Relevare; London, England.
HUNGRY FOR DESIGN: FLATNESS AMONG OTHERS by Hungry for Design; Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
BRAINPOP by BrainPOP; New York, New York, U.S.
FINAL FOUR: BRACKETS by ioResearch; San Francisco, California, U.S.
MANHATTAN TIMEFORMATIONS by The Skyscraper Museum; New York, New York, U.S.
MINDSWAY by EPS Studios; Dallas, Texas, U.S.
People's Choice Award
MINIGOLF by Electrotank; Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S.