10th Edition of NY Independent Cinema Awards

The Oscar nominated Deepa Mehta and emerging international film talents have been selected as the award winners of the 10th edition of NY Independent Cinema Awards. The festival committee brings together established names in the film industry in order to vote for the best of each category under the supervision of the artistic director and the management of the festival. It is with great pleasure for us to announce the winners of the 10th edition.




Best U.S. Narrative Feature & Best Producer

For Unto US

Dir: Sam Fischer


Best International Narrative Feature & Best Director & Best Script

Funny Boy

Dir: Deepa Mehta

Writers: Deepa Mehta, Shyam Selvadurai


Best Independent Film

Emily or Oscar?

Dir: Chris M. Allport

Best U.S. Narrative Short

Best Female Director

Survival Job

Dir: Monica McCarthy

Best Experimental

Les Dieux Changeants

Dir: Lucio Arese



Best International Narrative Short

CODA

Dir: Pirra



Best U.S. Documentary Feature

Sometimes I Dream in Farsi

Dir: Pirooz Kalayeh


Best International Documentary Feature

Scream of the Soul

Dir: Dominique Othenin-Girard


Best U.S Documentary Short

Chira

Dir: Tela Moss

Best International Documentary Short

Filled Vacuum

Dir: Yotam Giustizia

Best Animation

Saudade

Dir: Alfredo Dias Gomes

Best Comedy

Mammas

Dir: Carine Hazan




Best Science Fiction

Kaleidoscope

Dir: Michael Giraldo

Best Cinematography

All blood runs red

DOP: Eric Dumont


Best Editor

At the Strawberry Stand


Best Composer

XR Obsession

Music: Chia-Hui Lu

Best Horror

REAL MONSTERS

Dir: Isaiah T butler

Best Music Video

LES NUITS INCANDESCENTES x VINCENT ALIZÉ

Dir: Alexandre Richard

Best Trailer

The Dry Cleaner

Best Student Film

Home

Dir: Laura Strausz

Best Actress

Monica Almirall

For: CODA


Best Actor

Miklós Székely B.

For: Home

Best TV Series-Web-Pilot

There's an App for That

Dir: Ed Toolis

Best Youth Actor

The two brothers and Santa Claus


Best Unproduced Script

Soul's on Fire

Joseph Lincoln Harrison