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Melanie Belmonte Wins Award in Accolade Global Film Competition


Melanie Belmonte Wins Award in Accolade Global Film Competition

La Jolla, California, August 27, 2021 – Melanie Belmonte has won a prestigious Award of Recognition from The Accolade Global Film Competition. The award was given for Melanie Belmonte exciting Experimental Short Film, Matrixfication.

“I want to thank The Accolade Global Film Competition for winning The Award of Recognition for my debut feature, the experimental short film Matrixfication. It is a wonderful honor.” (Melanie Belmonte)

The Accolade recognizes film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change. Entries are judged by highly qualified professionals in the film and television industry. Information about the Accolade and a list of recent winners can be found at

In winning an Accolade, Melanie Belmonte joins the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including the Oscar winning production of The Lady in Number Six by Malcolm Clarke, the very talented Dave Bossert of Disney for his short documentary, The Tunes Behind The Toons, Hollywood industry veteran Ron Howard for When You Find Me and Highwire Films Australia for their popular ABC TV series twentysomething.

Rick Prickett, who chairs The Accolade Global Film Competition, had this to say about the latest winners, “The Accolade is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The Accolade helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of The Accolade is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”

For more information visit Melanie Belmonte’s website at

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