This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon: Cinema at Citygarden has announced the three winners of its third juried competition, which was open to St. Louis-area filmmakers. Competitors had to create short works and incorporate nature as a key element in their films.
The $1,500 first place winner was “Being,” directed by Nenad Simic & Zarko Mladenovic. The $1,000 second place winner was “Watershed Cairns,” directed by Kingsley Uwalaka & Matt Zahnweh. The $500 third place winner was “Green Thumb,” directed by Wyatt Weed.