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FEATURES

BEST FEATURE - DRAMA

Strings of Sorrow

(dir. Mehmet Tanrısever, Turkey) 

BEST FEATURE -

FIRST TIME FILMMAKER

Break of Day

(dir. Maria Forslin & Adrienne West, Sweden) 

TIE

BEST FEATURE -

FAMILY/FAITH

Before the Wrath

(dir. Brent Miller Jr, USA)

BEST FEATURE -

SPORTS/INSPIRATIONAL

Platform

(dir. Sahar Mosayebi, Iran)

TIE

BEST FEATURE - FOREIGN

Rising Silence

(dir. Leesa Gazi, Bangladesh) 

TIE

BEST FEATURE -

FIRST TIME FILMMAKER

To the New Girl

(dir. Aurora J. Culver, Ambika Leigh, Adriana Gonzalez-Vega, USA)

TIE

BEST FEATURE -

LOVE IS LOVE

Proper Pronouns

(dir. Megan Daniels, USA) 

BEST FEATURE -

SOCIAL AWARENESS

Lovemobil

(dir. Elke Lehrenkrauss, Germany)

BEST FEATURE - FOREIGN

Once Upon a Judgment Day

(dir. Mehmet Tanrısever, Turkey) 

TIE

BEST FEATURE - DOCUMENTARY

Seadrift

(dir. Tim Tsai, USA) 

BEST FEATURE -

SPORTS/INSPIRATIONAL

Boundless Life

(dir. Stefan Rainer, Austria)

TIE

BEST FEATURE -

ACTION/MYSTERY/THRILLER

Deadly Promises

(dir. Joseph Ramos, USA) 

SHORTS

BEST SHORT - DRAMA

1,2,3, All Eyes on Me

(dir. Emil Gallardo, USA)

TIE

BEST SHORT - FOREIGN

Sticker

 (dir. Georgi M. Unkovski, North Macedonia)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

SOCIAL AWARENESS

Ours to Tell

(dir. Rayka Zehtabchi, USA)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

STUDENT

Garbageman, Nurse, and Cop

(dir. Aiman Samat, Malaysia)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

YOUNG FILMMAKER

Something Better

 (directed by Jillian Shea Spaeder & Lilia Buckingham, USA) 

BEST SHORT -

HORROR

The Ceremony

(dir. Jeremy Stewart, USA) 

BEST SHORT -

FIRST TIME FILMMAKER

The Re-Education of Jane Brown

 (dir. MK McGehee, USA)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

ANIMATION

Blind Eye

(dir. Isabela Littger De Phino,, Bruno Cohen, Rohit Kelkar, Yujia Wang, Germaine Colajanni, Rohan Deshchougule, Diego Porral, France)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

DANCE/FASHION

The Strange Story of a Shining Pearl

(dir. Emir Mavitan, Turkey)

TIE

BEST

MICROFILM

The Prisoner

(directed by Harvey Eaton, United Kingdom) 

BEST SHORT - DRAMA

Age of Dysphoria

(dir. Jessica Petelle, Canada)

TIE

BEST SHORT - FOREIGN

Talk

 (dir. Boulanger Romuald, France)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

LOVE IS LOVE

Turn it Around

(dir. Niels Bourgonje, Netherlands)

 

 

BEST SHORT -

STUDENT

Ole, Benni und der Rest des Universums 

(dir. Anna Ludwig, Germany) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

SCI-FI/FANTASY

The Seahorse Trainer

(dir. Ricardo Bonisoli & Babak Bina, Canada)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

DOCUMENTARY

Reclaiming The Negative

(dir. Mike Beech, United Kingdom) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

FIRST TIME FILMMAKER

Tony

(dir. Hugo Diego Garcia, France

TIE

BEST SHORT -

SILENT/EXPERIMENTAL

To Her

(dir. Jacopo Ardolino, Italy) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

DANCE/FASHION

The Stop

(dir. Liudmila Komrakova, Russian Federation)

TIE

BEST

COMMERICAL

Z Zegna

(directed by Giacomo Boeri, Italy) 

BEST SHORT - COMEDY

40 Minutes Over Maui 

(dir. Michael Feld, Josh Covitt, USA)

BEST SHORT -

SOCIAL AWARENESS

The Prophetess

(dir. Sylvie Weber, Germany) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

FAMILY/FAITH

TABLXS

(dir. Brittny Williams & Juanita Ingram, Esq., USA) 

BEST SHORT -

MYSTERY/THRILLER

The Attaché

(dir. André Stringer, USA) 

BEST SHORT -

SCI-FI/FANTASY

Watch Room

(dir. Noah Wagner, USA) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

DOCUMENTARY

The Roads Most Traveled: Photojournalist Don Bartletti 

(dir. Bill Wisneski, USA) 

TIE

BEST SHORT -

ANIMATION

Hors Piste

(dir. Léo Brunel, Camille Jalabert, Loris Cavalier, Oscar Malet, France)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

SILENT/EXPERIMENTAL

The animal that therefore I am

(dir. Bea de Visser, Netherlands)

TIE

BEST SHORT -

SPORTS/INSPIRATIONAL

Just a Girl

(dir. Claudia Grace McKell, United Kingdom)

BEST

TRAILER

Lovemobil

(dir. Elke Lehrenkrauss, Germany) 

MUSIC & POSTER

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

“Artur Rojek - "Sport Life"

(directed by Michał Marczak, Poland) 

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Coastal Fire: A Common Diary

(Composed by Susan Maughlin Wood 

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BEST ORIGINAL SONG

“Five Minutes Fast”

(By Lizzy Cameron, from the film

"Just in Time", USA)

TIE

BEST POSTER

Ours to Tell

(dir. Rayka Zehtabchi, USA)

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BEST ORIGINAL SONG

“Something Better”

(Written by Lilia Buckingham & Jillian Shea Spaeder, Performed by Jillian Shea Spaeder, USA) 

TIE

WEB SERIES / TV PILOT

BEST WEB/TV PILOT

Remotely Working (Pilot)

(dir. Garrett Tripp, USA) 

SCREENPLAY

BEST FEATURE SCRIPT

Benny and the Jets

(by Ginger Casey, USA) 

BEST TV SCRIPT

Oaksterdum - Pilot

(by Aleksandar Filimonovic & Nemanja Colovic, USA) 

TIE

BEST SHORT SCRIPT

The Bench

(by Jean Maye, United Kingdom)

BEST TV SCRIPT

Death of a Revolution, Episode 1 

(by Marshall Ferrin, USA)

TIE

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