Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Portal for Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the festivals community.  

An adventure to explore from imagination to reality,  the arts & talents to be discovered.

Started in 1995 connecting films to festivals, reporting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login

|FRENCH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

James Bond 007 No time to die 2020 Daniel Craig, Rami Malek

Trailers for May 2020

Editor


Established 1995 filmfestivals.com serves and documents relentless the festivals community, offering 92.000 articles of news, free blog profiles and functions to enable festival matchmaking with filmmakers.

THE NEWSLETTER REACHES 199 000 FILM PROFESSIONALS EACH WEEK   (may 2019) .

Share your news with us at press@filmfestivals.com to be featured.  SUBSCRIBE to the e-newsletter.  
FOLLOW ME ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:              

MEET YOUR EDITOR Bruno Chatelin, Board Member of many filmfestivals and regular partner of a few key film events such as Cannes Market, AFM, Venice Production Bridge, Tallinn Industry and Festival...Check our recent partners.  

The news in French I English This content and related intellectual property cannot be reproduced without prior consent.


feed

Santa Cruz Film Festival Award Winners Announced at Closing Night Gala, Saturday, May 15 at the Historic Del Mar Theatre

The Santa Cruz Film Festival, an annual celebration of independent cinema and culture in California's Greater Monterey Bay area, announced on Saturday, May 15 the winners of the Grand Jury Prizes and Audience Awards.

The juries for each of the award sections was comprised of local and industry professionals that reviewed five selections in each category.  Winners were chosen based on a weighted average of quantitative results submitted by each juror.

Audience award winners were determined on weighted averages based on ballots completed by the over 4,300 Festival attendees after each screening.

"The Festival congratulates the 16 films that were winners in the Grand Jury and Audience Award competitions.  The achievements made by this creative, diverse group is truly remarkable," said Julian Soler, Director of Programming. "We look forward to contributing their continued success, and to supporting and celebrating the work of all 133 films the Festival presented in 2010.  They're all winners."

GRAND JURY PRIZE WINNERS

Best Narrative Feature

Do Elephants Pray?  (Paul Hills, UK/France)

 

Emerging Filmmaker Prize

Machotaildrop  (Corey Adams & Alex Craig, USA/Canada)

 

Best Documentary Feature

House of Numbers  (Brent W. Leung, USA/UK/Canada/China/South Africa/Germany/France/Switzerland)

 

Best EarthVision Environmental Film

Burning in the Sun  (Cambria Matlow & Morgan Robinson, USA/Mali)

 

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS

Morton Marcus Memorial Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature

Liquor Store Cactus  (Eugene Kim, USA)

 

Best Documentary Feature

La Vie en Verte: The WAMM Movie  (Charlie Hall & Bevin Bell-Hall, USA)

 

Best EarthVision Environmental Film

Paddle to Seattle: Journey through the Inside Passage (J.J. Kelley & Josh Thomas, USA)

 

Best Narrative Short

Cried Suicide  (Lauren Palmigiano, USA)

 

Best Documentary Short

Ride a Wave  (Rocky Romano, USA)

 

Best Animated Film

Dock Ellis & The LSD No-No (James Blagden, USA)

 

Best Experimental Work

Plastic and Glass  (Tessa Joosse, France)

 

Best International Film

Garbage Dreams (Mai Iskander, USA/Egypt)

 

Best Locally Produced Work

Until We Meet Again... Building a School in Tanzania (Peggy Selz, USA/Tanzania)

 

Best Student Produced Work (University level)

Annie in the Aisle of Irma  (Tess Sweet, USA)

 

Evan Kuhn Memorial Audience Award for Best Youth-Produced Work

Youth Voices '08 (Sydney Matterson, USA)

 

SPECIAL MENTION

Given by the Festival to a film that had a unique and special impact and response.

The Westsiders (Joshua Pomer, USA)

Complete details about all of the films can be found at the Festival website: santacruzfilmfestival.org

 

User images

About Editor

Chatelin Bruno
(Filmfestivals.com)

The Editor's blog


Be sure to update your festival listing and feed your profile to enjoy the promotion to our network and audience of 350.000.

Ask us for lost password.
facebook0.thumbnail.png   twitter_logo.thumbnail.png    

Follow me on Facebook

Follow me on Twitter


paris

France



View my profile
Send me a message
gersbach.net