February 2020

Best Picture

The Outsiders Football Club

Juan Camilo Pinzon

Best Narrative Feature

The Outsiders Football Club

Juan Camilo Pinzon

Honorable Mention: Narrative Feature

Once Upon a Judgment Day

Mehmet Tanrisever

Best Narrative Short

Jane Doe

Brett Rickaby

Honorable Mention: Narrative Short

All That You Love Will Be Carried Away

Thad Lee

Best Indie Film

The Week/END

Nadeem Akhtar

Honorable Mention: Indie Film


Gabriele Tacchi


Best Drama

Million Loves in Me

Sampson Yuen, Tiong Wooi Lim, John Y, Jeremy Tan

Best Comedy


Patrick Penta

Best Thriller

Jane Doe

Brett Rickaby

Best Horror

Rainy Season

Patrick Haischberger

Best Experimental Film


Alberto Martín-Aragón

Best Musical/Dance Film


Claudia Corrieri

Best Mystery Film

The Long Game

Mustafa Abbas

Best Crime Film

Take Out

Xiaodong Zhang

Best Web/TV Pilot


Gabriele Tacchi

Best Web Series


Dylan Aames

Best Documentary Feature

They Say It Can't Be Done

Michael "Oz" Ozias

Honorable Mention: Documentary Feature

Talk For Life

Amel Tresnjic

Best Documentary Short

Chasing Color: A Gem Trader's Journey

Rob Himebaugh

Honorable Mention: Documentary Short

Radioactivity in our daily lives. And radon.

Daniel Cho

Best Animation

Rambling Man

Hantine Hsu

Honorable Mention: Animation


Daniel M Rosales

Best Music Video

All From Me

Outerspace Leo, Wang Shou Jie


Honorable Mention: Music Video

Empara Mi - WYGD



Best Student Film

The Act.

Raffinand Akiji

Honorable Mention: Student Film

Benson's Playground

Jad Jacob

Best Microfilm

Stand Down

Matthew Wilcox

Best Director

The Outsiders Football Club

Juan Camilo Pinzon

Honorable Mention: Director

Strings of Sorrow

Mehmet Tanrisever

Best First Time Director

Bad Assistant

Kyle Cogan

Honorable Mention: First Time Director


Ian Thomas Kent

Best Actor

The Outsiders Football Club

Daniel Lugo

Best Actress

Jane Doe

Amanda Lamberti

Best Actor in an Indie Film

The Act.

Ken Godmere

Best Actress in an Indie Film


Lorna Larkin

Best Supporting Actor

Birds in the City

Jonas Olsen

Best Supporting Actress

The Outsiders Football Club

Zharick Leon

Best Duo

Million Loves in Me

John Y & Koon Lan Lo

Best Cinematography

The Outsiders Football Club

Sergio Iván Castaño

Honorable Mention: Cinematography

Million Loves in Me

Tak Fung Wong

Best Score

Million Loves in Me

David Koon, Diana Ringo

Honorable Mention: Score

Crypto Game


Inspiring Woman in a Film


Xiuzhe Mou

Screenplay of the Month

Soul Passage

Patrick Mediate, Kristin Ilagan

Best Feature Screenplay


Lauren Speeth

Honorable Mention: Feature Screenplay

Benny B

Michael Hogan

Best Short Screenplay


Michal Hall Bravo Ramírez

Honorable Mention: Short Screenplay

Time Museum

Gahee Lee

Best Drama Screenplay

Alejandra's Music

David Juarez

Best Comedy Screenplay


Nemanja Colovic, Aleksandar Filimonovic

Best Action Screenplay

Assassin Nation: The Platinum Assassin

Craig Lew

Best Horror Screenplay

Soul Passage

Patrick Mediate, Kristin Ilagan

Best First Time Screenwriter (Feature)

Bones of Ribbon

A.M. Sanders

Best First Time Screenwriter (Short)

The Other Me

Joshua Rahymes

Honorable Mention: First Time Screenwriter

Chukchi made vlog in America

Gankhulug Mahanaim Baatar

Best Television Script


Nemanja Colovic, Aleksandar Filimonovic

Honorable Mention: Television Script


Trevor Mak




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