2018 Film and Screenplay Awards

Thank you to all the filmmakers and patrons who attended this year’s Short. Sweet. Film Fest.  This year was by far our highest attended festival!

Congratulations to the 2018 award winners:

Best of the Fest: Birthday Night
Best Short. Sweet. Film: Last Call Lenny

Best Drama: How You Are to Me
Outstanding Drama: Bear with Me
Honorable Mention: The Last Embrace, Walking Supply

Best Comedy: Norman Pinski Come Home
Outstanding Comedy: Rekindled
Honorable Mention: Able, The Last Drop

Best Nonfiction: Sisterly
Outstanding Nonfiction: Pieces of String: A brief history of the artist Robert Winokur
Honorable Mention: ABC, Skuggi (Shadow)

Best Animation: Our Wonderful Nature – The Common Chameleon
Outstanding Animation: The Man with a Plan
Honorable Mention: Muscle Memory, Blows with the Wind

Best Local Film: Gotta Groove Records
Outstanding Local Film: Wish You Were Here
Honorable Mention: Revolution, Loss and Found

Best Student Film: Human Kaleidoscope
Outstanding Student Film: Backpedals
Honorable Mention: I Have to Kill My Professor, All or Nothing

Best International Film: Backstory
Outstanding International Film: Cobblers Hands in Asakusa
Honorable Mention: Born, Bone, Boon, The Sad Monk

Best Horror Film: Three
Outstanding Horror Film: Checkmate
Honorable Mention: Possession, The Sleeping

Best LGBTQ Film: Love, Steve
Outstanding LGBTQ Film: Sisak
Honorable Mention: Like Father, Easy, a 3-Minute Love Story

Best Experimental Film: Shot
Outstanding Experimental Film: Molasses & Lemon

Best Music Video: Annihilation
Outstanding Music Video: Only Rain Without You
Honorable Mention: Our Pain, Unscathed

Best Screenplay: Dakota Caves – 2 Miles
Outstanding Screenplay: Sugar
Honorable Mention: Melvin’s Palate, The Marker