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2016 AWARD WINNERS & NOMINATIONS

 

Award winners were announced during the Award Ceremony dinner on Sunday, April 24th.

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2016 Black Feather Award

Caley Maclennan

 

 

BLACKBIRD BEST OF FEST

Anna's Nova

Pepper and the Salt Sea

The Life and Death of an Unhappily Married Man

The Small Time

Sasha

Indigo

White Shoe

 

BEST NARRATIVE MINI

A Point of Separation

Fish

Circles

Moments

Van Gogh Tosses A Salad

 

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT

A Beautiful Place

The Letter

White Shoe

The Cruelty of Beauty

Pride & Poo

Katcha's Unexpectedly Long Journey to the Beach

Anna's Nova

Pepper and the Salt Sea

Dime Crimes #34

Sasha

The Little Things

Our Parents Lied

The Bear

 

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE

Noon Gun

The Life and Death of an Unhappily Married Man

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY MINI

Take Me Back

Food + Water | Earth

Fisher of the Tarn

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT

A Strong Woman

The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

Binny Road

I Live in Life

My Identity

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Road to Hope

Know Your Freedom

Ageless Friends

 

BEST LOCAL NEW YORK FILM

Feeling Wanted

My Identity

Long John

Teddy's Bowling Alley

Matchless

A Feudal Debate

The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

 

BEST ANIMATION

Michi

Balloon Ride

The Blue & The Beyond

Nocturnal Butterfly

The Great Silence

The Story of Gin

 

BEST ONE MINUTE WONDER

Perspective

Case #311

Switch

I ... You

 

BEST WEBSERIES

The Small Time

Redheads Anonymous

LI Divas

 

BEST STUDENT FILM

The Bear

Plan B

Magic Berry Crunch

Who Was That?

The Key to Success

Third

Retribution

Resident Assistant Pharmacist

Abandoned

A Feudal Debate

 

BEST DIRECTOR

Moustique

Dreams of Another Life

Fish

I Live in Life

Nocturnal Butterfly

Feeling Wanted

BEST EDITING

My Identity

Switch

Dime Crimes #34

Sasha

Indigo

Food + Water | Earth

LI Divas

 

BEST SOUND DESIGN

A Strong Woman

The Bear

STY

Moustique

Pepper and the Salt Sea

Omessa

My Identity

The Small Time

Case #311

 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

The Blue & The Beyond

Balloon Ride

Moments

STY

Hold Back

Static

Anna's Nova

Pepper and the Salt Sea

Omessa

Indigo

White Shoe

Sasha

Switch

The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

My Identity

 

SPECIAL JURY AWARD

Pride & Poo

 

AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD

Long John