Ben Mathews, director of 'Emily', a short film has been nominated on a 5-film shortlist for the Best Student Oscars. The film screens next month at at the St. Kilda Film Festival.
The short was voted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Student Academy Awards Executive Committee as one of the finalists in this year’s Foreign Film Award category. The Academy received 51 films from 29 different countries this year. Final voting for the winning film is held in May with an announcement around mid-May.