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24th Edition
Fall Season

Best Narrative Film & Best Director 

Rare Land
Director: Efthimis Hatzis

Best Documentary

The Walk
Director: Jonny Stern

Best Indie Short

The Rocking Chair
Director: Jeno Hodi

Best First-Time Filmmaker

Director: Hailey Naomi Irvin

Best Actress

Lidia Vitale             


Best Actor 


Bobby Soto

Honorable Mention Actor                       

Andrew King Bach Bachelor            

Miles Ryder

Best Experimental

Welcome To Hell
Director: Zachary Bradtke

Best Animation

The Last Set

Director: Aisling Conroy 

Honorable Mention Animation 

Bloom In
Director: Avery Robinson Rouda

Best Web/TV Pilot-Series


Director: Milo Edwards


The Last Take

Director: Brian Foyster

Best Thriller

Blood on the leaves

Director: Sharieff Salaam Walters

Best Science Fiction


Director: Anthony Di Pietro

Best Music video 

LASTRY - Look at me now!
Director: Amber Simone Theisen


Honorable Mention Music Video 

Celebrated (All The Way Up)

Director: D. Christopher Campbell

Best Horror

13 Steps

Director: David Lawrence

Best Comedy

I'm Glad That You're Sorry
Director: Jourdan Henderson

Honorable Mention Comedy

Pee Pee Platter
Director: Jon Conklin

Honorable Mention Comedy

Long Beach Vice
Director: Skylar Adams

Best Producer

Nourah Al Hasawi

Everything Is Not What It Seems

Best Cinematographer

Kevin Kohjus

Because We Were Happy

Best Editor

Federico Lagna

PENTACLUB (The Club of Five)

Best Composer

Jimmie LeBlanc


Best Youth Actor/Actress

Actress: Allegra Cockcroft        Sand Castles

Actor: Theologos Hatzis           Rare Land

Best Student Film


Director: Bianka Bereczky

Best Female Director

Jess Fritz

Sane Men

Honorable Mention Documentary

A Proper Education
Director: MaryLanae Linen

Best Screenplay (Produced)

Black Metal

Michael Hyon Johnson

Best Unproduced Script

Ashes to Dust

Clark Childers

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