2020 WINNERS

FEATURE FILM AWARD WINNERS

Grand Prix Award for Best Picture – HIVE by Eylem Kaftan

Special Jury Award –  A CASE OF BLUE by Dana H. Glazer

Best Documentary – RE-INVENTING THE WHEEL by Chelsea McEvoy

Best Cinematography – Serdar Ünlütürk for HIVE

Best Screenplay – Eylem Kaftan for HIVE

Best Director – Eylem Kaftan for HIVE

Best Actress – Meryem Uzerli in HIVE

Best Supporting Actress – Brittany Molnar in DONNA STRONGER THAN PRETTY

Best Actor – Stephen Schnetzer in A CASE BLUE

Best Supporting Actor – Hakan Karsak in HIVE

Special Mention – DONNA STRONGER THAN PRETTY by Jaret Martino

Audience Award for Best Feature Film – GREYSCALE by Yaniel Paulino

SHORT FILM AWARD WINNERS

Petite Prix for Best Short Film – HIGH SCORE by Serena Ryen and Ethan Itzkow

Special Jury Award – NOW YOU SEE US by Romina Schwedler

Best Documentary – OPIOIDEMIC by Ilja Willems

Best Cinematography – Austin Ball for MISFIT M.

Best Screenplay – Lynn Dow for COMPASSIONATE RELEASE – THE RAVAGES OF TIME

Best Director – Jamal Hodge for MOURNING MEAL

Best Actress – Grace Kendall for DAME

Best Actor – Ethan Itzkow for HIGH SCORE and Rashad Hunter for MICKEY HARDAWAY

Best Supporting Actress – Soumaye Bocoum in A RISING STAR

Best Supporting Actor – Joseph Covino in BIG NEWS

Special Mention – DAYBREAK by Eric Whitten

Audience Award for Best Short Film – COMPASSIONATE RELEASE – THE RAVAGES OF TIME by Lynn Dow

VIRTUAL REALITY WINNER

THE ECHOING OF FIRE & LIFE by Judith Samper