Official Selection at Annecy 2022

SPECIAL JURY: SHORTIES! AWARD at Palm Springs ShortFest 2022

BEST ANIMATION AWARD at Manchester International Film Festival
Short of the Week - Official Selection & Worldwide Online Premiere

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BEST ANIMATION AWARD at Vancouver Short Film Festival 2022

BEST SHORT FILM at Cinemagic Film Festival 2023

JURY SPECIAL MENTION AWARD at The Animattikon Project 2022

BEST SHORT at Amarcort - Miranda Section

SEMI-FINALIST at Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival 2022

BEST ANIMATION AWARD at Tees Valley International Film Festival 2022

Official Selections (69)

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VIEW Awards 2021, Turin Italy - World wide Festival Premiere - Winner

Spark Animation 2021, Vancouver, Canada - Canadian Premiere

Vancouver Short Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada - Winner

Accolade Global Film Competition, US - Winner

Manchester International Film Festival, Manchester, UK - Winner - UK Premiere

Athens International Film and Video Festival, Ohio, US - US Premiere

Aspen Shortsfest, Colorado, US

Florida Film Festival, Florida, US

RiverRun International Film Festival, North Carolina, US

Golden Lemur, Portugal

Carmarthen Bay Film Festival, Wales, UK

deadCenter, Oklahoma, US

Annecy Festival 2022, Annecy, France

Palm Springs International ShortFest, Palm Springs, US - Winner

Barcelona Indie Filmmakers Festival, Barcelona, Spain

La Guarimba film festival, Italy

Animix, Tel Aviv

Bengaluru International Short Film Festival, India
HollyShorts 2022, Los Angeles, US
Crested Butte Film Festival, Colorado, US

KinoKino festival, Croatia

Primanima, Hungary


Show Me Shorts Film Festival, New Zealand

Sharjah International Film Festival For Children & Youth (SIFF), United Arab Emirates

CineKid Festival 2022, Amsterdam

Chicago International Film Festival, US

Barbican, London - Family Fun Week + extra screenings

Tees Valley International Film Festival - Winner

FILMETS Badalona Film Festival 48th, Spain


The Animattikon Project - Winner

41st Festival du cinéma international en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec, Canada

Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York, UK


Chicago International Children's Film Festival, US

El meu primer festival, Spain

Short Com 2022, London, UK

St. Louis International Film Festival, US

Tietê International Film Awards

ZINEBI 64 Bilbao International Short and Doc Film Festival, Bilbao, Spain

2022 Pittsburgh Shorts & Script Competition, US

Foyle Film Festival, Northern Ireland

Athens International Children's Film Festival, Greece & Cyprus

Amarcort Film Festival, Italy - Winner

LIAF, London, UK

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival, San Francisco

Aguilar Film Festival, Spain

SIGGRAPH Asia 2022, South Korea - Winner

Tromso International Film Festival 2023

Peque Filmes, Spain

Wisdom Tree International Film Festival

Dam Short Film, Las Vegas, US

Close Up Reykjavik Film Festival, Iceland

Cinemagic ‘On the Pulse’ Short Film Festival, Belfast - Winner

Ciné court animé, France

REGARD - Saguenay International Short Film Festival, Monte

Stockholm International Film Festival Junior, Sweden

Wisconsin Film Festival

Rochester International Children's Film Festival

Vanimation Festival, Vancouver, Canada

Short of the Week - World Wide Online Premiere

SouthSide Film Festival, US

Fest Anča, Slovakia


FMX 2021 - Presentation - “The making of Cat and Moth” 

“India Barnardo and some of her team walk through the making of the cutting-edge short Cat and Moth. Inspired by observations of the bemusing behavior of her beloved feline friends, character animator and cat lover Barnardo directed the playful natured animation film. She created it with a team of more than 90 filmmakers scattered all over the world working entirely online, made possible through the collaborative platform Artella.”

Animex 2021 - Presentation - “A fluffy remote collaboration: The making of Cat and Moth”

“Also speaking is Teesside University digital animation graduate India Barnardo, who is currently working in Vancouver on a Netflix project with Sony Pictures Imageworks. In her spare time, she has been directing her own short film Cat and Moth, which she is bringing to Animex to share how she and the team collaborated across the world to bring it to reality.”

Filmmaking Panel CTNx 2017