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The Physics of Sorrow

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The Physics of Sorrow tracks an unknown man’s life as he sifts through memories of his youth in Bulgaria through to his increasingly rootless and melancholic adulthood in Canada.

2019, 27 min 06 s

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Audience award for Best of International Animation 2019/2020
International Weekend of Animation
September 10 to 21 2021, Wiesbaden - Germany

Prêmio do Júri de Melhor Animação
Lobo Fest- Festival internacional de filmes
November 27 to December 6 2020, Brasilia - Brazil

Melhor Filme pelo júri popular
Lobo Fest- Festival internacional de filmes
November 27 to December 6 2020, Brasilia - Brazil

Rigo Mora Award
Festival internacional de cine
November 20 to 27 2020, Guadalajara - Mexico

Animation Week Award
Feinaki Beijing Animation Week
November 13 to 27 2020, Beijing - China

Best Documentary Short- ex aequo with How To Fall In Love In A Pandemic directed by Michael-David McKernan
Independent Film Festival
October 14 to 18 2020, Ridgefield - USA

Audience Award
International Short Film Festival
October 3 to 11 2020, Vila do Conde - Portugal

Grand Prix
Krok International Animated Film Festival
October 1 2020, Kiev - Ukraine

Special Mention
World Festival of Animated Films
September 28 to October 3 2020, Zagreb - Croatia

Mr M. Audience Award
World Festival of Animated Films
September 28 to October 3 2020, Zagreb - Croatia

SIGNS AWARD in the Short film section
International Festival Signes de Nuit
September 16 to 20 2020, Berlin - Germany

Golden Horseman of the Audience International Competition
Filmfest - International Festival for Animation and Short Films
September 8 to 13 2020, Dresden - Germany

Special International Jury Prize
International Animation Festival
August 20 to 24 2020, Hiroshima - Japan

Prix du public
Countryside Animafest Cyprus
July 1 2020, Nicosia - Cyprus

Grand Prix
Festival du film court en plein air
June 30 to July 4 2020, Grenoble - France

Animation
Yorkton Film Festival
June 18 2020, Yorkton - Canada

Director Fiction
Yorkton Film Festival
June 18 2020, Yorkton - Canada

Annecy Crystal
International Animated Film Festival
June 15 to 20 2020, Annecy - France

FIPRESCI Prize- awarded by the International Federation of Film Critics in the short films in official competition category
International Animated Film Festival
June 15 to 20 2020, Annecy - France

Meilleur court métrage d'animation
Gala Québec Cinéma
June 10 2020, Montréal - Canada

Prix du meilleur court métrage d'animation de RVCQ
Gala Prends ça court
March 3 2020, Montréal - Canada

Prix NETFLIX Canada
Gala Prends ça court
March 3 2020, Montréal - Canada

Prix Regard
Gala Prends ça court
March 3 2020, Montréal - Canada

Meilleur court métrage d’animation- assorti d’une bourse de 1500 $ en argent remise par La Caisse de la Culture
Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma
February 26 to March 7 2020, Montréal - Canada

Prix de la Critique pour le meilleur court métrage (UPCB et UCC)
Cartoon and Animated Film Festival
February 21 to March 3 2020, Brussels - Belgium

Prix du public pour le meilleur court métrage
Cartoon and Animated Film Festival
February 21 to March 3 2020, Brussels - Belgium

Mention spéciale
Cartoon and Animated Film Festival
February 21 to March 3 2020, Brussels - Belgium

Best Short Animation
Film Festival
February 7 to 16 2020, Victoria - Canada

Audience Award - International Competition
Festival du court métrage / Minimalen
January 21 to 26 2020, Trondheim - Norway

Experimental Short
Animation Festival
December 6 to 8 2019, Los Angeles - USA

Best Short Film
Short Film Festival
December 3 to 8 2019, Aguilar de Campoo - Spain

Saint Lucia for Best International Animated Short Film
Bogo Shorts- Short Film Festival
December 3 to 10 2019, Bogota - Colombia

Best Animation Short Film
Short Film Festival
December 3 to 8 2019, Aguilar de Campoo - Spain

Prix GUY.-L.-CÔTÉ remis au Meilleur film d’animation canadien
Sommets du cinéma d'animation
December 3 to 8 2019, Montréal - Canada

The Great Underestimated – the Award of the Artistic Director Boguslaw Zmudzinski
International Film Festival "Etiuda & Anima"
November 19 to 24 2019, Cracow - Poland

Mikeldi for Best Animation Short
International Festival of Documentary and Short Film - (Zinebi)
November 8 to 15 2019, Bilbao - Spain

Golden Spike Award for Best Short Film
International Film Festival
October 19 to 26 2019, Valladolid - Spain

National Dada Award- Best short film in the Nouveaux alchimistes national competition ($5,000 in creative residency at Main Filmand $1,500 in cash from Mubi).
Festival du nouveau cinéma
October 9 to 20 2019, Montréal - Canada

Best Animation Prize- Les nouveaux alchimistes
Festival du nouveau cinéma
October 9 to 20 2019, Montréal - Canada

Honourable Mention for Best Canadian Short Film
International Film Festival
September 26 to October 11 2019, Vancouver - Canada

Canadian Film Institute Award for Best Canadian Animation
International Animation Festival
September 25 to 29 2019, Ottawa - Canada

Honourable Mention for Best Canadian Short Film
International Film Festival
September 5 to 15 2019, Toronto - Canada

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