5 Ways 2 Die

a film by Daina Papadaki

15 min - 2014 - Cyprus

How many ways are there to commit suicide?
Can a suicide attempt be considered “successful” ?
Makis over-analyses this subject, struggling to achieve the most ideal result.

Director’s Choice Award (3rd Prize) - 33rd Black Maria Film & Video Festival - New Jersey, USA
Best Live Action Film ( 3rd Place) - 7th Boomtown Film & Music Festival 2014 - Texas, USA
Steve Pearce Memorial Award (Best Comedy Film) - 5th Wet Your Pants Comedy Film Festival 2014 - Indiana, USA
Menzione Speciale Tema “LIBERO” - Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest (2nd edition) – Rome, Italy
Best Cinematography Award - Tetovo International Film Festival ODA (2nd edition) – Tetovo, Fyrom
Best Comedy Film - Limelight Film Awards (7th edition) - London, UK
Best Comedy Film - Buffalo Niagara Film Festival, New York, USA
Best Editing Award - 8th edition of the Festival Alto Vicentino - Alto Vicentino, Italy
Best Comedy Short - Studio City Film Festival 2014 (2nd Edition) - Los Angeles, USA
Best Film - Fuse Film Festival Manchester 2014 - Manchester, UK
Best International Film - Mascara & Popcorn International Short Film Competition - Montreal, Canada
Best Concept of Short Film - London Greek Film Festival – London, UK
Best Short Film- 5th Peloponnesian International Film Festival "Bridges" – Corinthia, Greece
Best Short Film - 9th Marbella International Film Festival – Marbella, Spain
Critic’s Choice Award for Short Film - Golden Orchid International Animation Film Festival - Pensylvania USA
Best Comedy Film - 12th Great Lakes Film Festival – Pennsylvania, USA
Best Comedy Film – Erie International Film Festival – Pennsylvania, USA
Best Veteran Short Film - 9th Cyprus International Film Festival - Paphos, Cyprus
Special Jury Mention - 20th International Film Festival Nancy-Lorraine - France
Jury Honorary Mention - ÁREA DE CONTENÇÃO –Cartaxo, Portugal
Award of Excellence – Best Shorts - USA
Award of Excellence – Indie Fest Film Awards - USA
Award of Merit “Top Live 5 Films” - Animday Awards - India