Hank Botwinik




Blue Glass


The Collector

Winner Best Film – Vlaardings Film Festival 2019
Winner Audience Award – Haunted House Fest Fest June 2019
Nominee Best Horror short – Genre Celebration Film Festival 2019
Nominee Best Cinematography – Genre Celebration Film Festival 2019


The Darby Case


This film was made during the 48hour film project in Amsterdam 2015
by Marco Grandia and his team Take23.
BEST FILM; Audience Award Winner; Nominated Best Actor
Official Selection at Shortcutz Amsterdam
Filmpalooza 2016 Atlanta - Winner Best Film; Best Director;
Best Writing; Best Costume; and Nominated Best Acting Ensemble
Screening at Cannes Film Festival 2016
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Casanova Trainer

48HR Utrecht 2016 -Nieuw Blik
Winner Public Prize; Best Poster; Best Special EFX;
Nominated Best Actor
Ammehoela Film Festival - Amsterdam
Official Selection Die Laughing Film Festival - Los Angeles


Hey Joe Top 2000 short movie


A Studio MAD production
In collaboration with Cosmic Visual, NEW DAY studio and TEDxSaxionUniversity
New York City Indie Film Festival
Garden State Film Festival
Berlin Short Film Festival
Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City
Global Impact Film Festival in Washington D.C. Winner Best Visual Short Narrative Film
Honorable Mention Award at the International Film Awards in Berlin
Official Selection - Lift-Off Film Festival - Amsterdam
Nacht van de Korte Film
Crystal Palace International Film Festival - Londen
Eindhovens Film Festival


Love You, Daddy

48HR Rotterdam 2017
Winner Best Editing, Nominated Best Film, Actress, Script, Prop
Screening Best 48 Hours Rotterdam 2017

Good Deeds

48HR Amsterdam 2017
Winner Best Poster, Best film public prize
Nominated Best Trailer, Best use of Character, Best script, Best sound Design



The Surgeons

July 2015 Online Short Film Festival
Best Director; Best Story; Nominated Best Male Character
Official Selection at Shortcutz Amsterdam
Milan Online Film Festival: Nominated Best Film, Best Actor
Official Selection Festivalul Internațional de Film Comedy Cluj - Romania
Official Selection - Broken Knuckle Film Festival
Haunted Castle - Panic Picture House - Lisse
Official Selection AFC Global 2017
Best Short Film - The Hague Film Awards 2018


Light it Up - Music Video


The Lost Mariner

Best Animation at AmDocs in Palm Springs
Best Animated Film at Underexposed Film Festival
Disposable Film Festival - San Francisco
Black Maria Film Festival 2016 Jury's Choice Award 2nd Prize
and screened at the National Gallery of Art - Washington D.C.
Exploding Disposable Show 2016 - London

Talking To Me


Official Selection - Honorable Mention - Wasteland Film Festival
Official Selection - Nightmares Film Festival - 2016
Official Selection - Horror Film Festival - London
Day of Horror Festival - Heerlen
Official Selection Independent Days Int Filmfest - Germany
Twisted Dreams Film Festival - Milwaukee
Internationaal Kortfilmfestival Kalmthout  

The Next Thing

TMFF Awards: December Winner – Documentary of the Month


The Mask


Johnny Walker

Johnny Walker film