Awards for 2016

Audience Award

Best Regional Horror Short

WINNER

Next/Door: Nathan Suher (producer) (IM Filmworks (production company))

Science Fiction Short

WINNER

First Contact: Rick Craft (producer), John Kelley (producer), Samantha Droke (producer) (Presence, The)

Best LGBT Short Film

WINNER

Narrative Feature

WINNER

The David Dance: Aprill Winney (director), Don Scime (producer) (Brave Lad Films (production company))

Film Jury Award

Best Director

WINNER

Best Screenplay

WINNER

Broke: Heath Davis (writer)

Best Cinematography

WINNER

Almost Home: Ryan Firth (cinematographer)

Best Music Video/Film

NOMINEE

Best Animated Short

WINNER

Moom: Robert Kondo (director), Daisuke 'Dice' Tsutsumi (director), Tomohiko Ishii (producer)

Best International Short Film

WINNER

Elígeme: Carlos Muñoz (director)

Best Comedy Short

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Sci-Fi Short

WINNER

FlySpy: Daniel M. Smith (director), Andrew Ornitharis (producer), Kyran Speirs (producer)

NOMINEE

In Memory: Robert Kirbyson (director), Ron Allchin (producer)

Best LGBT Short

WINNERS

Chance: Jake Graf (director), Eno Enefiok (producer), Jen Kerrison (producer)

Lucky Penny: Becca Roth (director)

NOMINEE

Choke Hold: Robert W. Gray (director), Jon Dewar (producer), Matt Rogers (producer)

Best Short Film

WINNER

NOMINEES

Almost Home: B.J. Golnick (director), Jeremiah Bennett (producer), Eric Golnick (producer)

Birthday: Chris King (director), Mickey Lujan (producer), Shannon Lujan (producer)

Best Regional Short

WINNER

NOMINEE

Mr Ready: John Galvin (director)

Best Horror Short

WINNER

Best Documentary Short

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Feature Film

WINNER

The David Dance: Aprill Winney (director), Don Scime (producer) (Brave Lad Films (production company))

Honorable Mention

Best Music Video

NOMINEE

Take My Keys: Carlyne Fournier (producer), Matt Clarke (writer/director), Nick Pedini (cinematographer/editor) (Pedini Visuals (production company))

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