limelight3Fixing Luka was the big winner of the night at the 4th annual Limelight Film and Arts Award ceremony. The annual awards that celebrates, promotes and identifies new and emerging film makers took place on Thursday the 23rd June 2011 at the Troxy in East London.

Jessica Ashman along with the team behind the animation Fixing Luka were surprised to win awards for Best Animation, Best Visual and the £10,000 production award known as the ‘Film of the Night Award.’

The event was hosted by comedian Kat and over 500 film makers, industry professionals, government and corporate bodies, including Philip Barnard (7 Years in Tibet), Director Ben Peters (N-Dubz), BBC Shorts, Ameet Chana (Bend it Like Beckham, Eastenders), Martin Gooch (Harry Potter) 2’n a half men (Britain’s Got Talent), Leonard Foster (Flavour Magazine) and individuals from the local council and corporate world attended to celebrater the winners of 2011, via 14 awards categories.

And the winners are:

Jessica Ashman Film: Fixing Luka

Sci Fi
Andrew Morris and Rob Silva Film: Abducted

Sean Gray Film: Bistro

Kostas Skiftas Film: Dead on Time

Andy Taylor Smith Film: This Chair Is Not Me

Vicki Lesley Film: A Modest Proposal

Miranda Howard ‐ Williams Film: Playing Nurse

Schools ‐ Screenplay
Glue and Great Monday Films Film: What the Guy I see Everyday Might Do For A Job

Will Freeman Film: ‘Til the Sun Rests

Schools ‐ Production
Mab Akhter (Mediaworks Trust) Film: Scary Fairies

Paul Williams Film: The Furred Man

Best Visual
Jessica Ashman Film: Fixing Luka

Alex Sufit Film: Gentleman in Squalor

Film of the Night
Jessica Ashman Film: Fixing Luka

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