Winners of Berlin Art Film Festival are announced



Berlin Art Film Festival has been selecting and promoting arthouse independent film projects for the past couple of years. The festival team seeks indie film projects from international artists in various sections of the festival. It is our pleasure to announce the winners of the latest edition of the festival. The festival is a true filmmakers festival dedicated to the cinematic language and arts. Berlin Art Film Festival attempts to provide spaces for independent filmmakers to create and display their stories without commercial pressure, in order to discover and celebrate extraordinary films and develop independent filmmaking. The festival stands with independent cinema and promotes arthouse film projects of all genres in various categories of the competition. It is important to recognize independent films and artists who have dedicated their life to making arthouse film projects.





Winners:



Best Narrative Feature & Best Feature Film Director & Best Actor

EVIE

Dirs: Jamie Lundy, Dominic Brunt

Starring: Jay Taylor




Best Documentary Feature

Salzburg. Eine Kunstgeschichte

Dir: Daniel Harald Ronacher



Best Narrative Short

Come Find Me

Dir: Nela Wagman



Best Producer & Best Screenplay

EVIE

Dirs: Jamie Lundy, Dominic Brunt



Best Short Film Director

Music Box

Dir: Simon Richards



Best Documentary Short

Seeing in the dark

Dir: Juliëtte Dominicus



Best Indie Feature Film

The Unit

Dir: Lucas Diebold




Best Indie Short Film

At the Strawberry Stand

Dirs: Gerald Gerhard Pribek, Marc Weber



Best First Time Short Filmmaker

I, Dido

Dir: Penelope Shales-Slyne



Best First Time Feature Filmmaker

Remarkable

Dirs: Anders Storm, David Storm




Best Youth Actress

Elizabeth M. Kelly

For: Come Find Me



Best Youth Actor

Lebing “Lavender” Zhuang

For: Your Silhouette



Best Cinematographer

EVIE

DOP: Edward Ames



Best Composer

Salzburg. Eine Kunstgeschichte.

Music: Michael Frankenberger



Best Unproduced Screenplay

SOUL'S ON FIRE

Writer: Joseph Lincoln Harrison



Best Actress

Holli Dempsey

For: EVIE



Best Student Film

The Island of Misfit Artists

Dir: Jordan Elizabeth Sambogna





Best Comedy

A Killer Secret

Dir: Bettina Bresnan



Best Horror

Andrew Ginger/Likes Dogs

Dir: Amber Rose McNeill



Best Sci-Fi

The Station Caretaker

Dir: Vladislav Emelin



Best Web-Series-Pilot

The Grind

Dir: Adam Cook



Best Animation

Forgive Me

Dirs: Michael Covello, Elizabeth Schneider



Best Experimental

Isn't It A Beautiful World

Dir: Joseph Wilson



Best Music Video

Leisure Machine

Dir: Jim Batt



Best Trailer

Professional Experience



Best Female Filmmaker

Anima & Animus

Dir: Lauren Pringle