Best Actress – Margaret Qualley – “Wake Up” (USA)

Title: Wake Up
Runtime: 10 min
Country: USA
Director: Olivia Wilde
Placement: Best Actress – Margaret Qualley + Award of Excellence
Competition: June, 2020

Synopsis: In a short film directed by Olivia Wilde, Margaret Qualley stars as a woman awakened to a world she doesn’t recognize, one where people are more engaged with screens and devices than with each other. She sets out on a journey to find connection in a disconnected world and relearn what it means to be human.