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backpedal I short film

A young woman laments her teen years, her home town and the death of a friend.

Short Film written and directed by Dani Pearce.
Poem written and performed by Olivia Gatwood.

Awards:
Gold Cannes YDA 2019 for best Short Film under 6 mins. Young Director Award Dani Pearce.
Selected for the Saatchi & Saatchi New Creators Showcase, Cannes 2019.

Ciclope Berlin Gold for New Talent in Direction. Dani Pearce. 2019
Ciclope Asia Winner Best New Talent. 2019
1.4 Awards. On the Cusp of Greatness List for Writer/Director Dani Pearce for Backpedal. 2019
1.4 Awards. Backpedal in the Highly Commended Showcase. 2019

IMDB Independent Shorts Awards Gold Winner, Best Director, Dani Pearce. 2019
IMDB Independent Shorts Awards Gold Winner, Best Women's Short, Dani Pearce. 2019
IMDB Independent Shorts Awards Gold Winner, Best Sound Design, Cameron Milne and Mireille Abbott, Rumble Studios. 2019
IMDB Independent Shorts Awards Platinum Winner, Best Editing, Jess Mustacio and Lily Davis, The Editors. 2019
Selected for competition for Raindance FF; Brisbane International FF; Aesthetica Short FF; The Mill Valley FF; Festival du Nouveau Cinema de Montreal. 2019.