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The 11th Annual NYC Indie Awards



   All the film nominated for the 11th Annual Indie Awards!

Best Short Sketch Comedy
The Nominees are:
Tarka Wolf Presents: Save the Scooter
SlapNuts Comedy – Dad Dome
Avenue WTF  
We Saved Private Ryan.

The Winner is:
Tarka Wolf Presents - Henry Hereford and Sara Lohman 

Music videos

The Nominees are:
Anpu - ZOEA
Don Broco - Action

The Winner is:
Anpu - ZOEA - Powei Su

Documentary Short

The Nominees are:
School Crossing
Silicon Valley Baby
The Unrecognized
Sunday at the Triple Nickle

The Winner is:
The Unrecognized - Anna Oliker

Documentary Feature

The Nominees are:
The Right Girls
LA Tea Time
White Light
My Friend The Mayor

The Winner is:
The Right Girls - Timothy Wolfer


The Nominees are:
White Light
Dearest Degenerate

The Winner is:
White Light - Richard Nik Evans

Best Musical

The Winner is:
Reel Me - Peter Lund

Best Script

The Nominees are:
Touch - Aleksandra Szczepanowska
Down the River - Daniel H. Jacobson
Reel Me - Peter Lund
Content Guideline - Denise Kulawik

The Winner is:
Down the River - Daniel H. Jacobson


The Nominees are:
Goodbye Friendly Buddy
Depressed Rabbit
French Fly

The Winner is:
Goodbye Friendly Buddy - Morgan Wright

Super Short Films

The Nominees are:
Micro Movies: The Test
Brave Little Army
The Right Night 

The Winner is:
Hunger - Katyayan Shivpuri

Short Narratives

The Nominees are:
Cool for Five Seconds
Content Guidelines
Ride the Wave
Down the River

The Winner is:
Content Guidelines - Omid Shabkhiz

Best Cinematography

The Nominees are:
Ji Wei - Touch
Yu Oishu - Woman of the Photographs
Alex Pollini - Content Guidelines
William J. Murray - Exit 0

The Winner is:
Yu Oishu - Woman of the Photographs

Narrative Feature

The Nominees are:
Woman of Photographs
Eerie Fairy Tales
Exit 0

The Winner is:

Best Actor

The Nominees are:
Uday Chandra as “Homeless Man” in  Hunger
Roger Kabler as "Robin Williams" in Saving Robin Williams
Hameis El-Sheikh as Musa Issa Musa in “Down the River”
Gabe Fazio as “Billy Curtis” in Exit 0

The Winner is:
Uday Chandra - Hunger

Best Actress

The Nominees are:
Jade Lorna Sullivan as “Alice” in Butterfly
Silvia Casanova as “Paquita” in Bajo La Palmera (Under the Palm Tree)
Heli Amresh Sanka Key as "Neta Tezazo” in Down the River
Augie Duke as “Lisa” in Exit 0

The Winner is:
Heli Amresh SankaKey as "Neta Tezazo” in Down River

Best Director

The Nominees are:
Aleksandra Szczepanowska for Touch
Colleen Davie Janes for Ride the Wave
E.B. Hughes for Exit 0

Takeshi Kushida for Woman of the Photographs

The Winner is:
Aleksandra Szczepanowska for Touch

We want to thank everyone who submitted their films to the New York Independent Film Festival this year. We missed seeing you here this spring, but we hope to watch and screen your upcoming films as soon as the future will let us. We look forward to meeting you in person at the Producer’s Club, hopefully next year.



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