Best Documentary Feature
DON’T BE NICE
by Max Powers

Best Foreign Documentary Feature
STATE OF EXCEPTION
by Jason O'Hara

Best Social Issue Documentary Feature
THE MOST DANGEROUS YEAR
by Vlada Knowlton

Best Director
WE ARE COLUMBINE
by Laura Farber

Best Cinematography
BIRD OF PREY
by Eric Liner

Audience Choice Award
LETTER FROM MASANJIA
​by Leon Lee

Best  Documentary Short
GRIND
by Yuri Alves

Best Director - Short
HIDDEN BLUEPRINTS - THE STORY OF MIKEY
by Jeremy Lee MacKenzie

Best Animated Short
MY GRANDFATHER’S MEMORY BOOK
by Colin Levy

Best Student Documentary Short
LOSER BY BIRTH
by Cole Bankston

Best Foreign Documentary Short
THE BEAUTY OF REVERSO
by Michael Brent Adam

Best Local Documentary Short
THE REVIVE PROJECT
by Shar-De Griffith

Best Social-Issue Documentary Short
AMERICAN PSYCHOSIS
by Amanda Zackem

JULY 22 - 24, 2021 


Best Feature

The Artist and the Pervert

​ by Beatrice Behn & René Gebhardt 


Best Director (Feature)

One Child Left Behind

 by Jodi Gomes 

Best Short
Uniontown

by Fraser Jones

 

Best Local Short

Composite 

​by Patrick W. Shaver


Best Animated Short

Bright Lights - The Perils of the Pokies

by Charby Ibrahim


Best Foreign Short

Blindball 

by Torben Schou


Best Young Director

Ariana Feiner - A Story of Courage


Best Director (Short)

The Last Harvest

by Alexis Spradic


Best Cinematography

Inferno

​by Patrick Fileti 


Audience Choice Award

Dosed

by Tyler Chandler


Best Documentary Feature
Reunited States
​​Directed by Ben Rekhi

Best Foreign Documentary Feature
Don't Be Afraid if I Hug You
Director Niccolò Maria Pagani

Best Director 
Higher Love
Directed by Hasan Oswald

Best Short
The Promise
Director Danel Aser

Best Local Short
Sleepless Flight 
​Director Jeremy Cournyea

Best Experimental Short
The Ghost Behind
Director Caroline Rumley 

Best Foreign Short
Open Art Surgery
Director Katie Mackenzie

Best Cinematography
Circus Movements
Directors Lukas Berger,  Mário Gajo de Carvalho

Best Student Film
Grounded
Director Emily Walowski

Audience Choice Award
Fatal Distraction
Director Susan Morgan Cooper

2020 AWARDS