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Category Archives: awards

Public Prize, Cineffable Festival 2016

Posted on January 13, 2017

Merci, Cineffable! I am so lucky and honoured to have received an audience-selected Cineffable Public Prize for my film “Happy & Gay” in the Paris International Cineffable Lesbian & Feminist 2016 Festival. This prize and recognition is so warmly encouraging and rewarding as an animation artist and lesbian. I’m deeply honoured for the support of the […]

Grazie mille, Sardegna!

Posted on November 29, 2015

Hey, it was really wonderful to have my film “Happy & Gay” receive the Sardinia Queer Audience Award at the 2015 Sardinia Queer Short Film Festival! This was the first time I ever had to do a pre-recorded “thank you,” and it was a little odd to do it, as I imagined it was a […]

Latest Film, Awards and Screenings

Posted on July 13, 2015

New in my email inbox reminded me that there’s so much going on that I sometimes forget to share the good news. My latest animation short, “Happy & Gay”, is a 1930s queer revisionist history cartoon musical. Its first festival screening was Sept 2014. Since then, it’s played internationally and scooped up some nice awards along […]

Creative Capital 2015 Awardee

Posted on January 8, 2015

Great news! I’ve been selected as a 2015 Creative Capital awardee in the Moving Image and Visual Arts cycle. I’m so very honored and excited to be receiving the support and network that comes with this foundation. This is associated with a project proposal that I made, an interactive installation titled “Vigil.” From the Creative […]

Image+Nation, Jury Award

Posted on December 2, 2014

“Happy & Gay” just won a Jury Award at the Image+Nation Film Festival in Montreal. Nice surprise! PRIX DU JURY_I+N27 / COURT MÉTRAGE_SHORT, Happy and Gay | Lorelei Pepi | États-Unis | 2014