Awards for 2016

Award of Merit

Leading Actor

WINNERS






Leading Actress

WINNERS



Supporting Actor

WINNER

Direction

WINNERS



Sanctuary: Ashley Nicole Hudson (director / writer)

Direction - Student

WINNER

Cinematography - Student

WINNER

Cinematography

WINNER

Sound Editing / Sound Mixing

WINNER

Original Song

WINNER

Sanctuary: Desiree Rowan (music composer)

Original Score

WINNER

Best Music Video

WINNER

Hiding (music video): Roy Sherfan (director)
Season: June 2016

Short Film - Student

WINNERS


Imitation Is Suicide: Julian Davis
Imitation is Suicide

Short Film

WINNERS

By the Fountain: Camille Mitchell (director/writer/producer/editor) (Passage Island Productions (production company))






Popcorn Ceiling: Thomas Haley (director), Amy De Santiago (executive producer) (H2 Crew Productions (production company))



30 Days to Say Goodbye: Edward King III (director), Matthew Woodward (writer), Christina Jo'Leigh (producer), Vincent Pascoe (director of photography) (Silver Shadow Pictures (production company and distributor), Cinematic Artistry (production company))

Popcorn Ceiling: Thomas Haley (director), Amy De Santiago (executive producer) (H2 Crew Productions (production company))



Letters from Exit Zero: (Ferro Films (production company))



Association: Frankie Fairbrass (director) (Brighton Film School & Studio (production company), Pier Street Films (in association with))



Film Short

WINNERS




What's Left: Mara Lee Gilbert (writer/producer)



Mirror (short film): Sara Eustaquio (director)





Documentary

WINNERS



NOMINEE

LGBT

WINNERS


Women Filmmakers

WINNERS




Experimental

WINNER

Pilot Program

WINNERS

Spin: Ty Leisher (producer/director), Zach Silverman (producer)

The Parallel Project: Barrett Gregory (director) (KnightWolf Productions (production company))


LGBT film

WINNER

Treading Yesterday: Craig Bettendorf (executive producer), Kai Morgan (associate producer), Kenneth Erhnman (co-producer)

Disability Issues

WINNER

Brady's Lot: Eric Hanson (writer/director)

Nature/Environment/Wildlife

WINNERS


Code Yellow: Erica Jacques (producer/director) (Brooks Institute of Photography (film school))

Movie Trailer

WINNER

African American

WINNERS


Viewer Impact/Entertainment Value - Student

WINNER

Commercial/Infomercial

WINNER

Script/Writer

WINNER

Children/Family Programming

WINNER

Award of Excellence

Actor Leading

WINNER

Leading Actress

WINNERS


Actress Leading

WINNERS




Actor Supporting

WINNER

Actress Supporting

WINNER

Direction

WINNERS

Eclipse (short film): Artem Makarevich (director)

Directing

WINNER

Script/Writing

WINNER

Screenplay

WINNER

Cinematography

WINNERS

Eclipse (short film): Artem Makarevich (cinematographer)


Editing

WINNERS


Original Score

WINNER

Music Video

WINNER

Urban Street Tap: Morten Moen (director), Bård Føsker (director)

Short Film

WINNERS

Eclipse (short film): Artem Makarevich (director)








Urban Street Tap: Morten Moen (director), Bård Føsker (director)


Uncanny Valley: Federico Heller (director) (3Dar (production company))

The Tenor: Damon Crump (Director), Brian Elliott (Writer) (Jackalope Entertainment (production company))

The Tenor: Damon Crump (Director), Brian Elliott (Writer) (Jackalope Entertainment (production company))

NOMINEE

Film Short (Student)

WINNERS


Documentary Short Film

WINNERS


Kelly Amis (USA), Code Oakland


Newton: The Force of God: Panos Anestis (director), Vassilis Papakonstantinou (producer), Lida Arnellou (production designer), Dimitris Petakos (writer), Vagelis Kokkalis (editor), Anastasios C. Katsaris (composer), Konstantinos Lagkos (lead actor)

Special Purpose Production

NOMINEE

LGBT

WINNER

Women Filmmakers

WINNERS

Visit 57: Kate Phelan (director)


How You Look at It: Wendy Seyb (Director, Writer, Choreographer)


Kelly Amis (USA), Code Oakland

LGBT Film (Student)

WINNER

Disability Issues

WINNER

Award of Excellence

WINNER

Asian American

WINNER

Oh Em Gee: Jonathan Chase (Director, Producer)

Viewer impact

WINNER

Humanitarian

WINNERS

The Wing: Assaad Yacoub (Director)

Brady's Lot: Eric Hanson (writer/director)


Brady's Lot: Eric Hanson (writer/director)

Director

WINNER

Humanitarian Honorable Mention

WINNER

Nature/Environment/Wildlife

WINNER

Code Yellow: Erica Jacques (producer/director) (Brooks Institute of Photography (film school))

Award of Recognition

Actor Leading

NOMINEE

Leading Actor

WINNER

Last Chance: Klement Tinaj (actor) (EyeLess Studio Hollywood (production company))

Lead Actress

WINNERS


The Scarlet Thorn: Jiaoying Liang (actress) (China Dream Productions (production company))

Leading Actress (Student)

WINNER

Actress Leading

WINNERS

Essential Tremors: Roslyn Cohn (writer), Lisa Nicole Lennox (director), Jaret Martino (producer), Nancy Scanlon (executive producer), Jon Schweigart (cinematographer)

As We Say Goodbye (actress): Nicole Sucar (actress)

Actress: Leading

WINNER

Actress Supporting

WINNER

Director

WINNER

Direction

WINNERS


The Scarlet Thorn: Jiaoying Liang (producer) (China Dream Productions (production company))

Cinematography

WINNER

Best Original Song

WINNER

The Scarlet Thorn: C.G. Ryche (composer) (C.G. Ryche Films (production company))
I Shall Return - Written by - C.G. Ryche / Performed by IronWrath

Original Song

WINNER

The Scarlet Thorn: Jiaoying Liang (producer) (China Dream Productions (production company))

Film Short

WINNERS





Racing the Sunrise (short film): Amy Russo (director)










Brady's Lot: Eric Hanson (writer/director)


Dream Girl: Brett Newton (director) (producer)

Mirror: Justice Parman (Director) (Rebel Kids Entertainment (production company))

Why?: Andres Ramirez (Writer, Producer and Director)

Documentary Short

WINNERS


Women Filmmakers

WINNERS



You Use, You Lose: Falguni Thakkar (director of photography)



Ensemble Cast

WINNER

Asian

WINNER

Experimental

WINNERS

Daniel Dou (director) (TransReal360 (production company))

Ánima: Daniel Dou (director) (TransReal360 (production company))
For "Pilot" episode

Lighting

WINNER

Asian American

WINNER

Dramatic Impact

WINNER

Latin/Hispanic

WINNER

When Damon Met Angie: Hugo J. Matz (producer/director), Michael Olivares (executive producer), Christopher Thomas Malone (executive producer), Elizabeth Martinez (executive producer)

Set Design

WINNER

Animation

WINNERS

Mata Alwusol (short film): Mohammed Jassim (director), Ibrahim Albuainain (producer) (Ibrahim's Art Studio (production company))

Pilot Program/Series

WINNER

Television Pilot Program/Series

WINNER

Treading Yesterday: Craig Bettendorf (executive producer), Kai Morgan (associate producer), Kenneth Erhnman (co-producer)

Award of Merit Special Mention

Actor: Leading

WINNER

Direction

WINNERS

Violet: Maurice Joyce (director) (Tidy Toys Pictures (production company))

Heather's Painting (short film): Freddie Connor (director) (FineLight Films (production company))

Screenplay

WINNER

Sanctuary: Ashley Nicole Hudson (writer / director)

Editing

WINNER

Short Film

WINNERS

Shallow Creek: Jack McConnell (producer), Gregory Brown (director), Oryan West (actor), Sarah Joy Byington (actor), Destiny Baldwin (assistant director), Dave Novak (sound recordist/mixer), Brenden Mack (casting associate)

Heather's Painting: Freddie Connor (producer), Sheraiah Larcher (executive producer) (FineLight Films (production company))


NOMINEE

Film Short

WINNERS


Script / Writer

WINNER

Violet: Mark Hodkinson (writer) (Tidy Toys Pictures (production company))

Ensemble Cast

WINNER

Sanctuary: Wendy Miklovic (actress), Dane Moreton (actor), Jeremy Palko (actor), Addison Bascle (actress)

Women Filmmakers

WINNERS

Sanctuary: Ashley Nicole Hudson (producer / director / writer)

Young Filmmaker - 17 and younger

WINNER

4242: Sara Eustaquio (director)

Best Movie Trailer

WINNER

Animation

WINNER

Violet: Maurice Joyce (director), Mark Hodkinson (writer), Nuria González Blanco (producer) (Tidy Toys Pictures (production company))

Award of Excellence Special Mention

Film Short

WINNERS




Women Filmmakers

WINNER

My Mom and the Girl: Susie Singer Carter (director), Don Priess (producer), Romell Foster-Owens (producer), Tony Cacciotti (producer) (Go Girl Media (producer), My Mom And The Girl (production company), Jowharah Films (in association with))

Best Shorts Competition

Best of Show

WINNER

Graffiti: Lluís Quílez (director) (Euphoria Productions (production company), Ainur Films (production company))

Best Of Show

WINNERS


TV Pilot Program

WINNER

Television - Series

WINNER

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