WINNERS

December 2020

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Best Picture

The Guardian

Yifan Huo

Best Narrative Short

Madness

Nicolaus Taylor

Best Indie Film

Gunther

Ryan Rowley

Best Drama

Mabel and George

Nathan Steve Smith

Best Comedy

Fairview

Sam Clark

Best Thriller

Madness

Nicolaus Taylor

Best Crime Film

Aborted Traffick

Bea W. Bliss

Best Experimental Film

Paint On Paint # 3

Vasco Diogo

Best Web Series

Marvel-less

Christopher Kelley

Best Documentary

The Bobby Chacon Story

Richard Poche

Best Animation

Müesli

Joel Stutz

Best Music Video

Love´s worst nightmare (ft. Liz Kretschmer)

Philippe Funk

Best Student Film

The Guardian

Yifan Huo

Best Director

Sand Land

Iven Tu

Best First Time Director

Jiyan

Otis Birdy

Best Young Filmmaker

Blood Money

Victor Martini

Best Actor

First Time

Germano Blanco

Best Actress

The University

Carly Van Liere

Best Actor in an Indie Film

Blood Money

Michael Marwitz

Best Actress in an Indie Film

Confessions

Natalie Masini

Best Ensemble

Fairview

Sam Clark, Gus Mayopoulos, Devon Guinn, Jesse Pacheco

Best Editing

Madness

Jonathan Villegas

Best Cinematography

The Guardian

Xuhan Gao

Best Original Story

Aborted Traffick

Bea W. Bliss

Best Screenplay Feature

Kaltenhouse

Don Thompson

Honorable Mention: Screenplay Feature

Review

Jonathan Zarantonello

Best Screenplay Short

A Stop In Destiny

Jim Norman

Honorable Mention: Screenplay Short

Maysîr

Lyna Dubarry

Best First Time Screenwriter (Feature)

Horizon Calling

Russell Knight

Honorable Mention: First Time Screenwriter (Feature)

The Last Day of Paradise

Kiki Denis

Best First Time Screenwriter (Short)

Motor Inn

Michael Hurley

PARTNER FESTIVALS

OFFICIAL

STATUETTE

Winners may order the official

NY Film Awards statuette