Main still: Candy Darling

Candy Darling

Original Title: Candy Darling

26' 30" | 2008 (Completed)


Creation details

  • Type
  • Category
  • Production share
    Majority Flemish Production
  • Genre
  • Year of production
  • Production status
  • Original title
    Candy Darling

Technical specs

  • Running time
    26' 30"
  • Aspect ratio
  • Sound format
    stereo (2.0)
  • Available formats
    Digital Betacam
  • Colour

Contact & sales

  • Contact

    The Framed Pony's

    Gravin Johannastraat 25
    9000 Gent

    T +32 475 98 26 79


Festivals & awards


2010: Ciné Privé 2010 (BE) / NexT International Short and Medium Length Film Festival (RO) / Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt (DEU) / FreeNetWorld International Film Festival (SRB) / fIEXiff Film Festival (AUS) / Izmir International Short Film Festival (TUR) / City Of Women Festival (SVN) / Banjaluka International Animated Film Festival (BiH) / The Open Art Fair (FRA) / Oaxaca International Independent Film and Video Festival (MEX) 2008: Short Film Corner (Cannes France) / Exposition:' ZONDER TITEL' / KASK-doctorandi at HISK, Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten Ghent, Belgium, 2008 / 35e Flanders International Filmfestival (Ghent-Belgium), 2008 / 35e Festival International du Film Indépendant (Brussels-Belgium), 2008 / Out of Control (Expo Fine Art) in 'Galer Y' (Brussels-Belgium) 2008 / Cultural Centre in Dommelhof Neerpelt, Belgium, 2008 / Selected with 12 other Fine Art artists out of 70 candidates for an exposition on tour around different cultural centre in Belgium, this took place in the spring of 2009 / Selected for Anima 2009, Brussels / Selected for 'The Festival Cinéma de Paris', 2009 / Selected for 'The New York Short Film Festival, USA, 2009. AWARDED in the category: Editing / AWARDED in the category: Best Experimental Film at The European Independent Film Festival (ÉCU) 2009 in Paris. / Expo: Cultural Centre Ter Dilft, Bornem March - April 2009 in Belgium / Screening and Lecture at Film-Plateau, Ghent 2009 in Belgium / Screening at Buda-Kortrijk March 2009 in Belgium / 2009 Mar del Plata Short Film Festival. AWARDED in the category: Art Direction,Argentina / The Movies European Week Eindhoven, 2009 The Netherlands / Included in the showcase: 'Europe's Best Independent Films', at Oskariada International Independent Film Festival April 2009 Poland / Selected for The Short Film Festival of Los Angeles, USA 2009, AWARDED in the category: Actress Performance, Silvia Defrance, United States. / Screening and presentation at Dies Natalis, Ghent 2009 in Belgium / Selected for 'Message to Man IFF Festival', St-Petersburg Russia, 2009 / Selected for 'The San Francisco Short Film Festival', USA 2009. AWARDED by the Jury of the San Francisco Short Film Festival in the category: Special Prize to the Best Short Film / Screening + guest: Nicolas Provost at KaskinKluis 2009 at 'De oude Nationale Bank' - Wijnaerts / Selected and AWARDED as Best Short Film at 'The AVANCA'09 Film Festival' 2009, Portugal. / Selected for the St. Petersburg International Youth Film Festival 2009, Russia. / Selected and received a Special Acknowledgement at the ''I've Seen Films'' International Short Film Festival organised by Rutger Hauer, Milan (Italy), 2009 / Festival de Cine Internacional de Barcelona 2009 / Selected for the Cinéma Nouvelle Génération 2009, Lyon, France./ CYIFF 2009, Cyprus - Greece / Selected for 'The Chicago Short Film Festival', AWARDED in the category: Direction USA 2009 / Selected for 'Ciné Privé 2010' Circa, Ghent, Belgium / NexT International Short and Medium Length Film Festival 4th edition-Bucharest 2010 / The 34th Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt, Germany, 2010 / FLeXiff 2010 filmfestival Sydney - Australia / FreeNetWorld International filmfestival, Nis - Serbia / Anjaluka 2010, International Animated Film Festival, Banja Luka - Bosnïe-Herzegovina / The Filmfestival of Oaxaca, Juan Rubles in Mexico / 'City of Women Festival' in Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2010 / Access & PARADOX Open Art Fair in Paris, France, as part of 'The NOMAD Project' 2010 / 11th short film festival, IZMIR-Turkey 2010 / short film festival in Romania - Filmul de Piatra, January 2011


2009: Best Short Film, Avanca - International Meeting Of Cinema, TV, Video and Multimedia (PT); Direction Award, Chicago Short Film Festival (US); Best Experimental Film, European Independent Film Festival; Special Acknowledgement, I've Seen Films - International Film Festival (IT); Best Actress Performance - Silvia Defrance, Los Angeles Shorts Festival (US); Art Direction Award, Mar Del Plata International Film Festival/Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales (AR); Editing Award, NYC Shorts (US); Special Prize for Best Short Film, San Francisco (Short) International Festival of Short Films (US)


Supported by

Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen, Stad Gent

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