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.

2 short films awarded at Spark Animation

05 Nov. 2019

The two short films Œil pour Œil and Pour une Poignée de Caramels both received the first prize “3D Student Film” at Spark Animation in Vancouver.

spark animation 2019
Mécanique won an award at Animayo Festival

Mécanique won an award at Animayo Festival

31 May. 2018

Mécanique just won the “Best 3D Award” at Animayo festival in the Canary Islands

Oscars Nominated Short Films 2018 – Additional screening category

Oscars Nominated Short Films 2018 – Additional screening category

12 May. 2018

Achoo selected by Shorts.tv in the Additional screening category of the Oscars Nominated Short Films 2018.

Award at the Anima Festival 2018

Award at the Anima Festival 2018

24 Apr. 2018

Short Film “La boite” won the “Best short film Award”, category “Films for young people” at the Anima Festival.

Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival 2016

2016 Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival

24 Apr. 2018

“L’Aviatrice”, “Asteria” and “Swiff” selected at the 21th “Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival” in the “Official Competition” category

2017 Palm Springs International ShortFest 

2017 Palm Springs International ShortFest

24 Apr. 2018

Asteria selected at the Palm Springs International ShortFest, in the “Official Selection” category

2017 Vietnam PanamAnim Festival

2017 Vietnam PanamAnim Festival

24 Apr. 2018

L’ESMA guest of honour of the 2017 Vietnam PanamAnim Festival !

Festival du Court-Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand 2018

Festival du Court-Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand 2018

24 Apr. 2018

Achoo, Ice Pepper & Made In France, selected in the “Young People” category of the Festival International du Court Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand !

2018 Cannes Film Festival - CinéFondation

2018 Cannes Film Festival
CinéFondation

23 Apr. 2018

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

Made In France wins an award at Animocje

Made In France wins an award at Animocje

16 Apr. 2018

Made In France has just won the “Best Childrens Film Award” of Animocje – International Animated Film Festival in Poland

Sélections additionnelles Oscars Nominated Short Films 2017

Oscars Nominated Short Films 2017 – Additional screening category

04 May. 2017

Asteria & Indice 50 : selected by Shorts.tv in the Additional screening category of the Oscars Nominated Short Films 2017

Award at the 2017 Animex

Award at the 2017 Animex

27 Apr. 2017

Short Film La cour won the « Student – Character Animation Award » at the 2017 Animex!

2017 MovieScreenPro Film Festival 

2017 MovieScreenPro Film Festival

24 Apr. 2017

La Boîte has won the “Best Animation” award at the MovieScreenPro Film Festival 2017