Awards for Visual Effects Student's Productions & Theses

Year Production   Award


Be(er) a hero

Top Shorts Film Festival May für Best Visual Effects

Bristol Independent Film Fest (Best Student Film Award)

Independent Film Awards (Gold Winner)

Top Shorts Film Festival May  (Best Visual Effects)

Official selection Filmschau Baden-Württemberg



Juha - In The Life Of A Reindeer Herder

Official selection Filmschau Baden-Württemberg


Zwischen Mehl und Milch

Official selection Filmschau Baden-Württemberg

Official selection Allgäuer Filmfeschdival

Official selection Internationales Filmfestival up-and-coming, Nominierung “Deutscher Nachwuchsfilmpreis"


One step forward

Top Shorts Winner, Best Visual Effects (

ONIROS Film Awards, Best under five minute film (

Los Angeles Film Awards, Best Visual Effects (

Barcelona Planet Film Festival, Best Visual Effects (


Ignarus Official selection Filmschau Baden-Württemberg


Worldfest Houston, Platinum Remi Award, 2016
– Adobe Design Achievement Award, Semifinalist, 2016
– Oporto International Short Film Festival, Direction of Photography Award, 2016
– Figari Film Fest, Nominated Best Cinematography, 2016
– North Carolina Film Festival, Board of Directors’ Award, 2016 – Trailer of the Week, 2016
– Featured Trailer, 2016
– 3dtotal Excellence Award, 2017

Painting Doors

European Cinematography Awards, Best Visual Effects

Bachelor Thesis

Andreas Engelhardt
Stefan Müller
Etzold-Award for Best Thesis
2015 Update Gläserner Johann
Deutscher Generationenfilmpreis
„Best of Show“ at Depth of Field International Film Festival 2016
2015 Another World Helios Film Festival: Best Cinematography, Best Sound
2013 La Surreelle ADAA Editing and Postproduction Adobe, USA, Honorable Mention
2008 Fortune Faded ADAA Editing and Postproduction Adobe,
Short Tiger Award, German Films
Rising Star Award, Canada
Best Director Festival de Cinema Quinta Praia, Portugal
2005 Das Flüstern der Bäume Festival International de cine Valdivia/Chile
Honorable Mention, CFF Filmpreis David Nachwuchs
Honorable Mention, Montréal, Canada
2005 RealTVty Animago Award (Education/Compositing)