Sugar

Category: Short Film
Director: Jeroen Annokkée
Writers: Dennis van de Ven, Jeroen Annokkée
DOP: Lex Brand
Editor: Marc Bechtold
Composer: Sebastiaan Roestenburg
Producers: Sander Verdonk & Gertjan Langeland
Genre: Comedy
Language: Dutch 
Duration: 10 minutes

Festival selection

La Short comedy Film Festival  Clermont Ferrant  
- Audience price,
- Best Comedy “Fernand Raynaud” Award

Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival
Méliès d’Argent  Best Short Film

Film Festival Emden                        
The Ostfriesischer Kurzfilmpreis der VGH, Best short film

Salento Finibus Terrae    
-The best  direction in the section short very short
-Bert Hana – Best main actor

Lenola filmfestival           
1st price international competition & Best Screenwriter 

Mas Sorrer festival in Spanje
Audience price

Nederlands Filmfestival  
Zilveren krulstaart for best screenplay

Méliès d’Or   Sitges-Spain   
The Best European Fantastic Short Film.

Couchfestfilms
Coveted Silver Couch Award

7th edition of Paris Courts Devant’ festival
Public prize

The 16th OUrense Film Festival 
-Special Mention of the Jury at Short Film Competition
-Audience award for best short movie

CARACAS, VENEZUELA (CHORTS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL)
Best fiction short film 

Eindhovensfilmfestival
Best screenplay

Brest European Short Film Festival     
Audience award

Cinesonne FRANCE 
18. The special high school jury’s price.  


Bert’s scantily dressed downstairs neighbour, Klaasje, comes by to borrow a cup of sugar, a standard situation with a possibly sexual outcome. When she lets the cup slip from her hands and they both try to catch it, destiny strikes.

 

Jeroen Annokkeé

Jeroen Annokkeé (1973) attended The Netherlands Film and Television Academy in 1996 and graduated in 2000 with the films ‘Tinus & Henkie’ (Tuschinski award dutch FIlm Festival 2000) and ‘Unwired’ (Mandela Award, Dublin 2000). Ever since he has been working as a director for commercials, shorts and comedy television series at companies such as Motel Films, IJswater Films, CCCP and CZAR. In 2002 he directed the short film Roadkill (Silver Melies 2003, Grand Prize of European Fantasy Short Film in Silver and was presented a ‘Golden FIlm Award’ at the Dutch Film Festival 2003). For his commercials he won several prices such as the ‘Gouden Loekie 2005′ and multiple ‘ADCN lampen’ (Art Director’s Guild Holland) including the director’s award 2010.