October 21, 2018

“Instinct” Military Survival Film Wins Two Awards

Instinct Short Film

UAT Digital Video alumni Killian Davies is excited to share updates on his short film, Instinct, a military survival film shot this year.

Since Killian graduated from UAT in May 2017, his film has been busy! He entered Instinct in a couple of film festivals and has been recognized twice for its awesome content.

The film won “Drama Student Short” at the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival.

In addition, Instinct also just won “Best Drama” at the Los Angeles Film Awards.

Instinct team

Instinct team

“I am very proud of the Instinct team for already winning two separate awards: “Drama Student Short” at HIMPFF, and “Best Drama” at the LA Film Awards. The team worked tirelessly to create something special and it feels amazing to see their hard work is being showcased among industry professionals,” said Director Killian Davies.


LA Film Awards

Instinct is a military survival short film following Marine helicopter pilot Second Lieutenant Foster, and her treacherous journey through the Hadramawt Mountains of Yemen. Using limited resources and the training provided, she must attempt to keep a cool head in the heat of isolation.

Instinct Trailer

Congratulations to the Instinct team!


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