Awards for 2017

Jury Prize

Best Actor

WINNER

Best Director

WINNER

NOMINEES



Best Writing

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Cinematography

NOMINEE

Best Sound

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Editing

WINNER

Best Music

WINNER

Best Message

WINNER

James Theres (executive producer)

Best Feature

WINNER

No Budget Spirit

WINNER

Best Humor

NOMINEE

Best Student Film

NOMINEES


Top Indie Film Award

Best Actor

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress

WINNERS



NOMINEES


Best Director

WINNER

NOMINEES






Best Writing

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Cinematography

NOMINEES


Shanghai Faders: Jesse Kamerick (director of photography), Chris Hackett (colorist)


Best Music Video

NOMINEE

Best Music

WINNERS

The Guilt List: Tereza Hirsch (Director), Zoya Skya (Producer), Sani Baladi (Composer)

NOMINEES





Best Short

WINNER

Shiver: Damian Overton (Producer/Director), Manon Lewis (Producer)

NOMINEES


Shanghai Faders: A.J. Gordon (producer), Ryan Barton-Grimley (producer), Christina Kortum (producer), Brian Sturgis (producer), Sascha Fix (producer) (Loaded Image Entertainment (production company), RBG Films (production company), Ravenous Studios (production company))


Undatement Center: Chris Esper (writer/director), Kristina Kaiser (executive producer), Mikel J. Wisler (executive producer) (Stories by the River (production company), Stories in Motion (production company))

Best Original Idea

NOMINEES



Undatement Center: Chris Esper (writer/director), Kristina Kaiser (executive producer), Mikel J. Wisler (executive producer) (Stories by the River (production company), Stories in Motion (production company))

Best Message

WINNER

The Guilt List: Tereza Hirsch (director), Zoya Skya (producer)

No Budget Spirit

WINNERS


NOMINEE

Best Feature Film

WINNER

NOMINEE

Most Terrifying

WINNERS

Shanghai Faders: A.J. Gordon (producer), Ryan Barton-Grimley (producer), Christina Kortum (producer), Brian Sturgis (producer), Sascha Fix (co-producer) (Loaded Image Entertainment (production company), RBG Films (production company), Ravenous Studios (production company))

Best Romantic Comedy

WINNER

Undatement Center: Chris Esper (writer/director), Kristina Kaiser (executive producer), Mikel J. Wisler (executive producer) (Stories by the River (production company), Stories in Motion (production company))

Best Student Film

WINNER

Best Twist

WINNERS


Best Feature

WINNER

Best Feature Script

WINNER

Best Humor

NOMINEE

Best Web Series

NOMINEES


Clever Girl: Joe Zappa (director), Kip Bennett (executive producer), Sherrie Allyn (executive producer), Myra Zimmerman Grubbs (producer) (Brand Old Productions)

Best Documentary Short

Documentary

WINNER

Grand Jury

Best Cinematographer

WINNER

Best Short Film

WINNER

The Talk: Tanner Sawatzky (producer), Tyler Boyco (director)

April Award

Best Actress

NOMINEE

Best Director

NOMINEE

The Hag: Bloodline: Chris Borgo (director) (Theymedia (production company))

Best Writing

NOMINEE

The Hag: Bloodline: Chris Borgo (writer) (Theymedia (production company))

Best Cinematography

NOMINEE

Best Editing

NOMINEES

The Hag: Bloodline: Tony McGuire (editor) (Theymedia (production company))

Best Music

NOMINEE

The Hag: Bloodline: Roman Cooperman (composer) (Theymedia (production company))

Most Terrifying

NOMINEE

The Hag: Bloodline: Chris Borgo (writer/director) (Theymedia (production company))

Best Twist

WINNER

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