Prof. Kwayana's By Water selected as "Best Animated Short Film"

The 66th San Francisco International Film Festival named By Water directed by Professor Iyabo Kwayana, best animated short film.


Animated Short Winner

By Water
Directed by Iyabo Kwayana (USA, Singapore; 2022; 12 min)

"By Water is crafted with a masterful use of mixed mediums, along with a searing intimacy. Iyabo Kwayana leaves an unforgettable impression on the viewer, with a stunning soundscape and gorgeous, gentle character work. For these reasons, we are happy to award By Water with the Best Animated Short prize."