Here are the winners of The Flying Competition 2017

The second day of Animation Masters Summit observed the winners for The Flying Elephant Competition Рthat had seen 925 entries this from countries all over the world Рbeing announced. Awards were given to the winner, runner-up and second runner-up. The following are the categories, nominations and the winners: Animation Short Films The Cliff House (Malaysia) Рwinner Director: Lih haur Oh Bey (Indonesia) Р2nd prize Director: Gloria Abigail Close Circuit (Taiwan) Р3rd prize Director: Po-Han Rain Lotus (China) Director: Joe Chang
Venika Mitra receiving prize for winning under the ‘Live Action Short Film’ category
Live Action Short Film All I Want (India) – winner Director: Venika Mitra Swap (Afganistan) – 2nd prize Director: Masood Eslami Wajood (India) – 3rd prize Director: Vishal Srivastava Hawa (Malaysia) Director: Tan Ce Ding Short Film – Student Category Planto (India) – winner Director: Akhil Narayanan Bicycle (Afganistan) – 2nd prize Director: Zainab Entezar Umaa (India) – 3rd prize Director: Moumita Saha Swaeer – The Unbound (India) Director: Aditi Dravid The runner-ups were awarded with certificates and the winners were given the prestigious Flying Elephant trophy along with the certificate. Avaneesh M (Toonz Media Group, development head) delivered the vote of thanks, specially thanking the Masters, chief guests, special guests, their CEO Jayakumar, his team and lastly his team-mate and festival director Anoop Vince (Toonz Media Group, business analyst).
Akhil Narayanan receiving prize for winning under the ‘Short Film – Student Category’