Congratulations to the Winners of the 2016 Mason Film Festival!

BEST of FEST winner Nathan Garduno accepts his award.

BEST of FEST winner Nathan Garduno accepts his award.

Congratulations to all filmmakers. This was a festival to remember! The quality and talent on screen was beyond remarkable. All faculty, staff, board members and alumni commend you on your cinematic excellence.

 

MASON FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS

AWARDS FOR TECHNICAL MERIT
Cinematography Kyle Van Dyke
Editing Sam Mercer

JURY AWARDS
Best of Fest: The Forest of Light, Nathan Garduno
Best Drama: Southern Hustle, Brandon Langford
Best Comedy: PINEAPPLE, Irem Dogancali Jupiter Pictures
Best Documentary: FROM THE FLAMES, Ryan Jaques
Faculty Jury Award: 49:5ive, Matt Haskell
Audience Award Block 1: Southern Hustle, Brandon Langford
Audience Award Block 2: The Forest of Light, Nathan Garduno
Best Cinematography, PINEAPPLE Darcelle Larkin
Best Sound Design, SKINNER Joseph Paquette
Best Editing, The Forest of Light Amanda Bowen and Nathan Garduno
Best Production Design: the team from Southern Hustle
Best Short Script: SIMONE by Jack Reilly and Chad Alexander

PITCH AWARDS
Best Documentary Jose Jimenez
Best Story Pitch Janay Fleming
Best Pitch Delivery Amanda Bowen