First Edition of Golden Earth Film Award's held in February 2019, 30 films get nominated in eleven different categories. one film out of all in each category was awarded as Best film of the category.
Nominee Best Short Film
Listen to My Singing Voice Directed by Masaru Yasokawa is 34 minutes 10 seconds short film filmed in Japan, the story of the film about Mika used to love singing nursery rhymes when she was little. But now, she has lost her ability to hear, and can't sing anymore. One day she receives an email from Arakawa saying he loves her voice. He is eager to listen to her real singing voice, but she hasn't told him yet that she can't sing anymore..
Antidote Directed by Pierre & Max is 8 minutes short film filmed in France, the story of the film about What can happen when a young beaten and depressive woman, living in an environment of violence and death, meets a man whose specialty is euthanasia ?.
Hindsight Directed by Bass Hathaway is 7 minutes 50 seconds short film filmed in Australia, the story of the film about We all look at life and its events differently in hindsight. What would you do differently if you knew the consequences of your actions?.
The Magician Directed by Paul Rhodis is 5 minutes 1 second short film filmed in United States, the story of the film about A rusty magician loses his assistant during a disappearing act..
Midway Home Directed by Fabian Cardenas is 4 minutes 37 seconds short film filmed in United States, the story of the film about A visual odyssey of post traumatic stress as seen through the eyes of a young Army veteran, struggling with reality and civilian life, haunted by friends and those that brought her harm..
Nominee Best Student Film
Here Lies Adelia Hughes Directed by Eleanor Smith is 7 minutes 55 seconds student film filmed in United Kingdom, the story of the film about The Hughes bury their beloved Adelia, in a meager ceremony on their family farm. Through the struggles of poverty and the death of their sister, Rosina forces her brother into an idea on how to change their fortunes..
Nominee Best LGBT Film
Des3ngaño Directed by Aniez Atlas is 9 minutes 17 seconds LGBT film filmed in Spain, the story of the film about The story about a woman in love with another woman in love with a man.
Nominee Best Music Video
Safe and Warm (Lullaby for Jesus) Directed by Alan Mascareno is 4 minutes 9 seconds music video filmed in United States, the story of the film about Roots-Gospel singer/songwriter Katie Garibaldi has combined passionate vocals, soothing guitar melodies, breathtaking scenes of grassy fields, and a backdrop of the St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church in Morgan Hill, California to feature in her new music video "Safe and Warm (Lullaby for Jesus)." The original song written by Garibaldi is from her award-winning album 'Home Sweet Christmas,' available online at iTunes, Amazon, etc. and on all major streaming platforms including Spotify. “Safe and Warm” harnesses the emotional connection believers foster with Jesus, offering a message that is understood and embraced by so many others who feel strongly about their faith, the way Garibaldi does. The powerful and moving music video exclusively premiered on TheChristianBeat.org where Garibaldi shares: "’Safe and Warm (Lullaby for Jesus)' is a song about my gratitude for Jesus always taking care of me, even when there is so much in the world that needs taking care of. He still never forgets me. It's a lullaby of thanks. I wanted the music video to reflect my personal connection to God that I've felt all my life, while also painting a bigger picture to let others know that His love is all around us." The thousand of viewers who have had the chance to watch the “Safe and Warm (Lullaby for Jesus)” music video can attest to the fact that Garibaldi achieves her goal of sharing the love of God to her listeners. Even for those who don’t associate themselves with religion, the calming nature of Garibaldi’s music is inviting for all listeners. She blends her Christian contemporary style with Americana and Folk to produce a sound enjoyable among all audiences..
Boom goes Julian Directed by Stevie Big Gee is 3 minutes 38 seconds music video filmed in Australia, the story of the film about Julian Assange, heaven sent to expose the horrible truths hiding behind the zeros and ones around the world..
King of Norway Directed by Götz Raimund is 5 minutes 40 seconds music video filmed in Austria, the story of the film about A king, with the help of his daughter, seeks the source of fate to regain his power. But the source decides against the king..
Nominee Best Web Series
"Not Enough Entries"
Nominee Best Feature Film
"Not Enough Entries"
Nominee Best Animation Film
Another day in paradise Directed by bellopropello is 2 minutes 26 seconds animation film filmed in Switzerland, the story of the film about Plants are growing in paradise; one of them nicer, more beautiful and taller than all the other and provoke a disciplinary action. Against all odds has consequences even in paradise..
Nominee Best Documentary Film
The One Who Holds Sovereignty Over Everything Directed by The Church of Almighty God is 1 hour 26 minutes 13 seconds documentary film filmed in Korea, Republic of, the story of the film about A profound and far-reaching choral documentary that ranges from the mysteries of the stars and the universe, to the changes in the global stage, to mankind’s existence and development to recount the wondrous deeds of the Lord of creation from ancient times until today. This is a testimony from a whole new perspective of how the Lord of creation created all that is and rules and manages all things, how He gives sustenance to and nourishes mankind, and how He promotes the course of human history..
Flying on the Wings of Time - Chapter Two - "Nostalgia" Directed by Teresa H. Mular is 54 minutes 26 seconds documentary film filmed in United States, the story of the film about This is chapter #2 of a three part documentary, entitled 'Flying on the Wings of Time. This chapter is called 'Nostalgia' and it presents several interviews with artists (photographers and children both of a renowned Argentinean photographer, Annemarie Heinrich), and another with a Museum archivist , who tells us about the amazing life of one of the most renowned artist (painter) of the 20th century, Quinquela Martin. It reveals the majesty of the greatest murals in Buenos Aires, a look at the most splendid bookstore in that city and a true work of art. It ends with a look inside one of the best literary cafes and the best tango museum..
Nominee Best Trailer of the Film
"Not Enough Entries"
Nominee Best Director
False Minds Directed by Jan Bartels is 33 minutes 47 seconds best director filmed in Germany, the story of the film about For weeks Sarah has been stalked and threatened by Helen, a former friend. One morning sarah finds herself waking up in a hotel room with her murdered lover next to her. She can‘t remember a thing. Sarah runs away. From the Police. From Helen. From herself..
Hindsight Directed by Bass Hathaway is 7 minutes 50 seconds best director filmed in Australia, the story of the film about We all look at life and its events differently in hindsight. What would you do differently if you knew the consequences of your actions?.
Nominee Best Female Director
"Not Enough Entries"
Nominee Best First Time Director
"Not Enough Entries"
Nominee Best Director of Photography
Hindsight Directed by Bass Hathaway is 7 minutes 50 seconds best director of photography filmed in Australia, the story of the film about We all look at life and its events differently in hindsight. What would you do differently if you knew the consequences of your actions?.
Nominee Best Editor
Push Directed by Jason Boyer is 9 minutes 53 seconds best editor filmed in United States, the story of the film about James’ passion is running. Two years in a row he entered into Pittsburgh Marathon but failed to finish in the top 10 both years. His dad thinks he’s wasting his time and encourages him to quit because deep down he’s afraid his son will fail just as he did. Will James take his dads advice and throw in the towel? Or will he continue to “Push” himself to the finish line.
Selfie Shots Directed by michael tracy is 1 minute best editor filmed in United Kingdom, the story of the film about Selfie Shots is a zero budget short made in between takes of a larger project...with only a single camera and nothing more than a rough concept Selfie Shots was born. Selfie Shots tells the tale of the dangers of taking selfies..
Nominee Best Screenplay
... for mothers and children... Directed by Jose Padilha is 4 minutes 32 seconds best screenplay filmed in Brazil, the story of the film about A musical poem in honor of three generations of mothers and the relationship with their children. A sensitive view of the importance of mothers in their children's lifes..
NOW BOARDING Directed by Dr. Teresa H Mular is 15 minutes best screenplay filmed in United States, the story of the film about A comedy of errors based mostly on true facts which took place in the director's experiences at check in and boarding gates of airports around the world. The director examines the hilarious indignities of airplane travel as seen on a dog-centric airline with a German Shepherd as co-pilot and the surreal ending adds the final touch..
The Camping Lawyer Directed by Lea Ann Vandygriff is best screenplay filmed in United States, the story of the film about A hilarious comedy about a klutzy lawyer, Jim who decides on a whim to take his family camping at Yellowstone, which is completely out of his element. He persuades his best friend Josiah and two other families to join them. Josiah is continuously the brunt of Jim’s failed attempts at everything. The quick wit and clumsiness of Jim and the aggravation of Josiah will keep you laughing. Josiah describes Jim in a few words “Warped with sprinkles on top”. Based on a few actual events. “Really!”.
Hindsight Directed by Bass Hathaway is 7 minutes 50 seconds best screenplay filmed in Australia, the story of the film about We all look at life and its events differently in hindsight. What would you do differently if you knew the consequences of your actions?.