Awards

 2015 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

AUDIENCE AWARDS

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE
BFFs

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
Clambake

JURY AWARDS

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE
How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
Upstairs Inferno

BEST SHORT FILM
Morning Announcements

BEST DIRECTOR-SHORT FILM
Kate Lefoe, Plunge

BEST DIRECTOR-FEATURE FILM
Catherine Stewart, While You Weren't Looking

BEST DIRECTOR-DOCUMENTARY
Jeffrey Schwarz, Tab Hunter Confidential

BEST SCREENPLAY-SHORT FILM
Lady of the Night

BEST SCREENPLAY-FEATURE
Michelle Ehlen, S&M Sally

SPECIAL JURY AWARDS
Best Documentary Short: First Clue

Emerging Talent: Joey Kuhn, writer-director of Those People

2014 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

BEST PICTURE - FEATURE FILM
Boy Meets Girl

BEST DIRECTOR - FEATURE FILM
Miguel Ferrair
My Straight Son

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
TransVisible: Bamby Salcedo's Story

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Families Are Forever

BEST SHORT FILM - DRAMA
You're Dead to Me

BEST SHORT FILM - COMEDY
Shameless

BEST DIRECTOR - SHORT FILM
Denis Shinners
Barrio Boy

EMERGING TALENT- ACTING
Julian Walker
Blackbird

EMERGING TALENT- WRITING & DIRECTING
Desiree Akhavan
Appropriate Behavior

2013 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

BEST PICTURE - FEATURE FILM
Reaching For The Moon

BEST DIRECTOR - FEATURE FILM
Bruno Barreto
Reaching for the Moon

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
I Am Divine

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Straight With You

BEST SCREENPLAY - FEATURE FILM
Anna Margarita Albelo & Michael Urban
Who's Afraid Of Vagina Wolf?


BEST SCREENPLAY - SHORT FILM
Alejandro Reyes & Marcial Rios Salcido
Claudio, Maura Y Yo


BEST SHORT FILM - DRAMA
A World For Raul

BEST SHORT FILM - COMEDY
Lez Be Honest

BEST DIRECTOR - SHORT FILM
Denis McArdle
Barry's Bespoke Bakery


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - SHORT FILM
Dos Almas

EMERGING TALENT
Brandon Alexander III
First Period

2012 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

BEST PICTURE – FEATURE FILM ($10,000 PRIZE FROM GREENHOUSE STUDIOS)
I Do

BEST DIRECTOR – FEATURE FILM
Aurora Guerrero for Mosquita Y Mari

BEST SCREENPLAY – FEATURE FILM
Terracino for Elliot Loves

BEST DOCUMENTARY
I Stand Corrected

BEST SHORT FILM ($5,000 PRIZE FROM GREENHOUSE STUDIOS)
Polaroid Girl

BEST DIRECTOR – SHORT FILM – TIE
Bob Pondillo for The Miracles On Honey Bee Hill
and James Valdez for Fallen Comrade

2011 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

BEST PICTURE – FEATURE FILM
Leave It on The Floor

BEST DIRECTOR – FEATURE FILM
Celine Sciamma for Tomboy

BEST SCREENPLAY – FEATURE FILM
Carlos Pedraza for Judas Kiss

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Photos of Angie

BEST DIRECTOR – SHORT FILM
Melissa Osborne for Change

BEST SHORT FILM – DRAMA
Tsuyako

BEST SHORT FILM – COMEDY
You Move Me

2010 QFilm Festival Jury Award Winners

BEST PICTURE – FEATURE FILM
Undertow (Contracorriente)

BEST DIRECTOR – FEATURE FILM
Javier Fuentes-Leon
for Undertow (Contracorriente)

BEST SCREENPLAY – FEATURE FILM
Ned Farr for A Marine Story

BEST DOCUMENTARY
On These Shoulders We Stand

BEST DIRECTOR – SHORT FILM
Dominick Domingo for Outpost

BEST SHORT FILM – DRAMA
Remember Me in Red

BEST SHORT FILM – COMEDY
Cried Suicide