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‘Skin’ takes Best Doc award at CFC Worldwide Short Film Fest

Australian director Rhys Graham won the Best Documentary Short title for his documentary Skin, about a man who wants to preserve his tattooed skin, covered in the artwork of artist Ex de Medici, after he dies. The Best Animated Short title went to animated doc Slaves (Slavar) by Hanna Heilborn and David Aronowitsch from Sweden and Denmark. Their 15-minute film tells the stories of young Abouk and Machiek, who were enslaved by the Sudanese militia.
June 22, 2009

Australian director Rhys Graham won the Best Documentary Short title for his documentary Skin, about a man who wants to preserve his tattooed skin, covered in the artwork of artist Ex de Medici, after he dies. The Best Animated Short title went to animated doc Slaves (Slavar) by Hanna Heilborn and David Aronowitsch from Sweden and Denmark. Their 15-minute film tells the stories of young Abouk and Machiek, who were enslaved by the Sudanese militia.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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