Official Selection

The Official Selection title was given to short films or pictures that obtained Recommendation votes by majority of the Judging Panel.
Films, and then pictures, sorted by rating in descending order.

  • Drone showreel – Rufus Blackwell | category Show Reel
    Directed by Rufus Blackwell. 1min32s. Vietnam, 2018
  • This Little World | category Drone-Lapse
    Directed by Kostas Gur. 1min16s. Greece, 2017
  • Korean Mirrorworld | category Concept
    Directed by Rufus Blackwell. 1min41s. South Korea, 2018
  • Cura X | category Art & Music
    Directed by Marcus Rodrigues. 2min. Brazil, 2018
  • Portugal: On the Edge of the World | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Arvids Baranovs. 2min59s. Filmed in: Portugal. Origin: Latvia. 2017
  • TERRAS | category Concept
    Directed by Fer Portela. 2min30s. Spain, 2018
  • Dreamland | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Yiu Kai Shinoda. 2min50s. Macao, 2018
  • Nature man | category Sports & Adventure
    Directed by Gilcimar Liberato. 2min35s. Brazil, 2018
  • Cliffs of Moher, Éire | category Still Photography
    Photo by Victor Chu. Ireland, 2018
  • Salesforce Tower Overview | category Still Photography
    Photo by Kara Murphy. USA, 2018
  • Dadia’s Eye II | category Still Photography
    Photo by  Kostas Gur. Greece, 2017

 

Semi-Finalists

The Semi-Finalist title was given to short films or pictures that obtained Award Worthy votes by 2 judges, and Recommendation votes by 2 or 3 judges.
Films sorted by rating in descending order.

  • 0101001101001110010001100100001101000011 | category Concept
    Directed by Kostas Gur. 3min33s. Greece, 2018
  • Sports Brazil | category Sports & Adventure
    Directed by Marcus Rodrigues. 2min24s. Brazil, 2017
  • Morning Ghost | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Robert Pierce. 2min38s. USA, 2017
  • Winter Patterns | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Jurgis Kreilis. 2min47s. Latvia, 2018
  • NorthStar | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Kostas Gur. 3min. Greece, 2017.

 

Finalists

The Finalist title was given to short films or pictures that obtained Award Worthy votes by simple majority of the Judging Panel. Films, and then pictures, sorted by rating in descending order.

  • Kingdom Of The Wild | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Mike Bishop. 2min40s. Filmed in: Namibia. Origin: Canada. 2018
  • Natural Mexico | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Tarsicio Sañudo. 2min52s. Mexico, 2016
  • The Dying Of The Light | category Concept
    Directed by Ian Montgomery. 4min27s. USA, 2017
  • Sempiternal – A journey that will last a lifetime | category Documentary & Narrative
    Directed by Marco Gomez Lerin. 5min04s. Portugal, Spain. 2017
  • Annecy – Drone in Motion | category Drone-Lapse
    Directed by Yannick Cerrutti. 2min9s. France, 2018
  • Nillertoq | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Karim Iliya. Filmed in: Greenland. Origin: USA. 2016
  • Blown away by the Air | category Nature & Landscape
    Directed by Arvids Baranovs. 1min55s. Latvia, 2018
  • The Tree Of Life | category Still Photography
    Photo by Mike Bishop. Iceland, 2016

 

Category Winners

Projects that obtained the highest rating among all entries in a given category, considering the Judging Panel evaluation, have received the Category Winner award. Films sorted by rating in descending order, then photo.

  • Awaken Iceland | Category Winner Nature & Landscape | Category Winner Sound & Music
    Directed by Mike Bishop. 4min. Filmed in: Iceland. Origin: Canada. 2016
  • Mixed Motion Project | Category Winner Sports & Adventure
    Directed by Ilko Iliev. 2min45s. Bulgaria, 2017
  • Perspectives | Category Winner Concept
    Directed by Tarsicio Sañudo. 2min38s. Mexico, 2018
  • Aerial Motion-Control Time-Lapse | Category Winner Drone-Lapse
    Directed by Rufus Blackwell. Filmed in: Camboja, Thailand. Origin: United Kingdom. 2017
  • Showreel 2018 airV8 | Category Winner Show Reel
    Directed by Holger Hirsch. Germany, 2018
  • Serra da Canastra | Category Winner Documentary & Narrative
    Directed by Fernando Assis. 2min48s. Brazil, 2018
  • Breathe Luv | Category Winner Art & Music
    Directed by Kostas Gur. 3min32s. Greece, 2017
  • Drone Racer VS Roller Coaster | Category Winner FPV First Person View
    Directed by Léo Ginailhac. 1min8s. France, 2017
  • Norwegian winter castle dronie | Category Winner Dronie
    Directed by André Hope. 1min. Norway, 2018
  • Whale Shark and humans | Category Winner Still Photography
    Photo by Tarsicio Sañudo. Mexico, 2016

 

Festival Winner | Audience Choice

Projects that received a Category Winner award have been showcased and participated on a real-time election at the end of the live screening event, on July 14th 2018.
The audience has elected the following project as Festival Winner:

  • Serra da Canastra
    Directed by Fernando Assis. 2min48s. Brazil, 2018