WINNER TROPHY & $300.00 CASH

- SIDELOTS -

DIRECTED BY ATIENO NYAR KASAGAM

Film that best exemplifies the spirit of the Idlewild International Film Festival which includes; understanding the importance of reclaiming land and rebuilding communities. Being one with nature. Embracing culture and practicing ancestral reverence. 

 

 Trophy Award Winners! 

 

 Best Film

Me Time

Directed By Iyabo Boyd

Produced By Shruti Ganguly & Rachel Kessler

Produced By Lisa Cortes & Iyabo Boyd 

Most Trend-Setting Unique

and Out The Box

A Call To Action: Holocaust

Directed & Produced By Krisilyn Antionette Frazier

Best International Film

Award-Trophy

She's Not a Boy

Directed By Yuhong Pang & Robert Tokanel

Produced By Yuhong Pang

Certificate  Winners!

 

Best Director

And The People Could Fly

Directed By Roni Nicole Henderson

Produced By Seth Gadsden & Brad Jayne

Producers Award

Brotherhood of Skiing

Produced By Faith E Briggs

Best Narrative Short

Knock Knock

Directed By Kenniki Jones 

Produced By Yingli Cheng 

 

Best  Micro Short Narrative

Riding With Aunt D.Dot

Directed By Bree Gant

Produced By Paige Wood, Hanniyah Cross

Best Short Documentary 

Black Enuf

Directed & Produced By Carrie Hawks

Best Micro Short Doc

Descendants

Directed By Paisley Suton

Best Production Design

And The People Could Fly

Directed By Roni Nicole Henderson

Production Design By Michaela Pilar Brown 

 

Best Web Series

Stunt Woman

Directed By Stacie Davis

Produced By Damita Jane

 

Best Music Video

Musique Noire - We Breathe

Directed By Eden Villarba-Sabolboro

Produced By Michelle Ann May, Eden Sabolboro

 

Best Student Film

Light

Directed By Sarah Hennigan

Produced By Tony Hubbard

 

Best Cinematography

 

#Where is Beauty

Directed By Angela MaCrae

Produced By April Mabry & Angela White

Cinematography By Melody C.Miller

 

Most Culturally Relevant

Dance With Your Heart

Directed By Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi

Produced By Yoana Grass 

Produced By Isnay 'DJ Jigues Rodriguez'

Best Performance

Me Time

Adenike Thomas as Deborah

And The People Could Fly

Avye Luz Garcia as Nena

Best Trailer

 

Paradise boogie 

directed by

Lisa hagopian

&

Eric harabadian

Audience Choice Award

A Call To Action: Holocaust

Directed & Produced By Krisilyn Antionette Frazier

&

Descendants

Directed By Paisley Suton


  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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