Winning pics will be screened at DGA
The Angelus Student Film Festival has announced the 2007 winners of its 11th annual competition.
Winning pics will be screened along with the honorable mentions and other selected finalist works on Saturday at the Directors Guild of America in Hollywood.
The eight winners were selected from 26 finalists and more than 500 submissions, representing a record 28 countries, including the U.S., Turkey, Lithuania and Iran.
Winners receive a cash prize ranging from $1,500 to $10,000.
Festival juries comprised industry professionals, including producer Paul A. Rosenberg, screenwriter Duane Adler and producer Doug Urbanski.
Patrick Peyton Award for Excellence in Filmmaking
Barbara Stepansky (AFI) — “The Trojan Cow”
Priddy Bros. Triumph
Anna Christopher (AFI) — “Queen of Cactus Cove”
Fujifilm Audience Impact
Charlie Boyles (N.C. School of the Arts, Winston-Salem) — “Kilroy Was Here”
Mole-Richardson Production Design
Avie Luthra (National Film and TV School, U.K.) — “Lucky”
Act One Screenplay
Charlie Boyles (N.C. School of the Arts) — “Kilroy Was Here”Outstanding Documentary
Octavio Warnock-Graham (City College of New York) — “Silences”
Philip Smith (Australian Film, Television and Radio School) — “Crooked Mick of the Speewah”
Nathan Collett (USC) — “Kibera Kid”