2021 Winners

13-15 Achievement Awards

Arthropod

Simon Pruitt

The Caliente

Nolan Baker

 

The Chase

Aidan Cockrell

Dissonant

Jake Cortez

Face Off!

Simon Pasquesi

Impact

Jeff Huang

New Beginnings

Justin Castro

No More Fascist Pigs!

Gio Orlando

Retaliation

Skyler Garcia

Running From Death

Hunter Tabor, Aden Pierce

Two Brothers

Ollie Rodriguez

Video Message

Matthew Tschirhart

 

16-19 Nonfiction

1st Place: The Artificial Revolution

Elyas Masrour

 

Runner Up: Eyes

Zachary Goodwin, Flynn Harris,

Alex Flannagan, Alex Kumph

 

16-19 Fiction

1st Place: Kejo

Brooke Burnett

Runner Up: Caved In

Michelle Tang

20-25 Nonfiction

1st Place: Dance

Andrea "Andy" Mangano

 

Runner Up: Too Slow

Julia Raye

20-25 Fiction

1st Place: Tacet

Zachary Simon

 

Runner Up: Mothboy

Lyanne Rodriguez

 

Craft Awards

 

Writing

16-19 Nonfiction

Coming Up For Air

Laila Sparks

 

16-19 Fiction

Caved In

Michelle Tang

 

20-25 Nonfiction

Dance!

Andrea "Andy" Mangano

 

20-25 Fiction

Tacet

Zachary Simon

 

Cinematography

16-19 Nonfiction

The Artificial Revolution

Elyas Masrour, Amadea Oburg

 

16-19 Fiction

Kejo

Brooke Burnett

 

20-25 Nonfiction

From Here to Back; Residual

Remy Styrk

 

20-25 Fiction

Tacet

Zachary Simon

 

The Explorer

I Ting Kao

 

Directing

16-19 Nonfiction

The Artificial Revolution

Elyas Masrour

 

16-19 Fiction

Caved In

Michelle Tang

Kejo

Brooke Burnett

 

20-25 Nonfiction

Dance!

Andrea "Andy" Mangano

 

Pause

Anna Yang

 

20-25 Fiction

Tacet

Zachary Simon

Screenplay Achievement

 

A Final Bow

Cassandra Manzolillo

Across the Yard

Madi Garcia

After Today

Caroline Riechel

Second Chance

Ryan Blackwood

Sir Will and His Knights

Caroline Riechel

The Weird House Party

Caroline Riechel

Unlimited Kindness

Ronni Garrett

 

Audience Choice

A Girl In A Box

Elsa Nilaj

 

Heart Award

A Normal Happy Kid

Megan Kipper

Best of Festival

Mothboy

Lyanne Rodriguez