Prize List

ESMA ranked 6thbest animation school of the world by The Rookies, in 2019.

Each year, ESMA short films count over 200 festivals’ selections around the world, among which the Annecy Festival, Siggraph, VES awards, Anima… Check here the list of hits of ESMA shorts.

2018 Cannes Film Festival
CinéFondation

23 Apr. 2018

Sailor’s Delight selected 2018 Cannes Film Festival – CinéFondation category, with 16 others students films

Cach It awarded at the festival Elliott Donnelley Youth Center International Children's FilmFest

Cach It awarded at the festival Elliott Donnelley Youth Center International Children’s FilmFest

19 Aug. 2019

The short film Cach It was awarded at the Elliott Donnelley Youth Center International Children’s FilmFest in the United States. He won the Best of Fest Prize.

Comme un éléphant dans un magasin de porcelaine awarded at the festival IAFF Golden Kuker-Sofia

Comme un éléphant dans un magasin de porcelaine awarded at the festival IAFF Golden Kuker-Sofia

03 Jun. 2019

The team of the short film Comme un éléphant dans un magasin de porcelaine won the prize of the category Student Films of the festival IAFF Golden kuker-Sofia, in Bulgaria.

La Boite receives an award at the Festival Les Nuits Magiques

La Boite receives an award at the Festival Les Nuits Magiques

19 Dec. 2018

La Boîte received the Public Prize, category “Young Public Competition” at the Festival Les Nuits Magiques (in Bègles).

3 films awarded at the Palm Springs Festival

3 films awarded at the Palm Springs Festival

19 Dec. 2018

Or Bleu won the « 3D Drama: Sci-Fi Fantasy Adventure » at the Palm Springs Festival. Like an elephant in a porcelain store won the prize « 3D Comedy: Family ». Sailor’s Delight won the « 3D Sexuality on a Roller Coaster of Love, Romance and Insanity ».

Le Phare et Made In France win a prize

Le Phare et Made In France win a prize

08 Nov. 2018

The two teams leave with a Special Mention Animation at the 22nd Free Screen Short Film Festival (Aigues-Mortes)!

Achoo wins an award at the Bourg en Bresse festival

Achoo wins an award at the Bourg en Bresse festival

20 Oct. 2018

Achoo won the “Grand Prix” category at the animated film festival for youth in Bourg en Bresse

Achoo receives an award at the Paris International Animation Film Festival

Achoo receives an award at the Paris International Animation Film Festival

25 Sep. 2018

Achoo wins PIAFF Youth Award

Comme un Éléphant dans un magasin awarded at the Espalion Film Festival

Comme un Éléphant dans un magasin awarded at the Espalion Film Festival

06 Sep. 2018

“Comme un Éléphant dans un magasin de Procelaine” wins the “Public Animation Award” of the Official Short Film Competition of the 4th Espalion Film Festival in Aveyron

Achoo team wins at the Montreal Film Festival

Achoo team wins at the Montreal Film Festival

05 Sep. 2018

Achoo wins an award in Best Animation Film Category from International Competition at Montreal Film Festival

Achoo awarded at FEST Festival

Achoo awarded at FEST Festival

04 Sep. 2018

Achoo team has just been awarded at the FESTinha sub6 Award at the FEST Festival in Portugal

The Archivist Wins an Award at the Farm Film Festival

The Archivist Wins an Award at the Farm Film Festival

27 Aug. 2018

The Archivist has just won the Best Farm Animation in Sicily

Comme un éléphant wins an award at Anima Mundi Festival

Comme un éléphant wins an award at Anima Mundi Festival

07 Aug. 2018

Comme un éléphant has just been awarded the Best Student Film Festival