LA Media was delighted to be invited to attend the fourth annual Spliced Awards ceremony. The Spliced Awards is an event that celebrates and showcases the best of Edinburgh College Broadcast Media students’ work produced throughout the year.

The films screened at the ceremony were from the NC, HNC and HND level students’ course work. All of their hard work was scored by a group of independent professionals working in the TV & Film industry. This award ceremony is a chance for the new generation of young film and television markers to show off their practical ability and get noticed by already established media professionals.

The whole LA Media team were impressed by the artful craft of the students’ work and overall really impressed with the talent of the Edinburgh College Broadcast Media students. What would an award event be without some glamour!? The Spliced Award ceremony certainly delivered that! Beautiful Scottish TV and Film actress Shauna MacDonald (Filth, The Descent, Spooks, Wedding Belles) did a fantastic job of being the hostess with the mostest.

 

Shauna MacDonald at Spliced Awards

Image by LA Media ‘Shauna MacDonald Hosting the 2017 Spliced Awards’

Categories & Winners of the 2017 Spliced Awards

 

Best Videography – Mikey Sneddon ‘The Birds of Dalhousie Castle’

Best Editing  – Liucijia Selvestraviciute ‘The Irn-Bru Advert’

Best Factual – Mikey Sneddon ‘The Birds of Dalhousie Castle’

Best Non-Factual – Ross Miller ‘The Hit’

Audience Award – Sandesh Pal for ‘Kittiwakes’

 

winners of the 2017 Spliced Awards

Image by LA Media ‘Winners of the 2017 Spliced Awards’ 

If the impressive level of these short films is anything to go by the future of our TV & video production world is in very safe hands. LA Media would like to once again congratulate all the winners and acknowledge all the hard work of all the participants. A special thanks needs to be given to  Marjory Crooks and her inspirational team for organising such a fantastic event.

 

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