Check out the winners of LA Independent Women Film Awards

LA Independent Women Film Awards brings U.S. and international talents together to compete in various sections of the bi-monthly IMDb qualifying online festival. All the award winners can request online screening throughout the whole year in order to promote and screen projects online for 24 hours on LA Independent Film Channel. The festival is dedicated to women in film contributing to the cinematic language. The members of jury for each edition are selected from award winning artists working from all over the world. It is our pleasure to share the list of the winners of the latest edition of LA Independent Women Film Awards.



Best Actress & Best Narrative Feature

We're All In This Together

Dir & Actress: Katie Boland


Best Narrative Short

40ish... Dir: Traci Hays


Best Feature Director

MEDUSA

Dir: SOPHIE LEVY


Best Short Director

Second Favorite Daughter

Dir: Jeongiem MOON


Honorable Mention Short Director

It's All In Your Head

Dir: Kelsey Darragh


Best Documentary Feature

Angels on Call

Dir: Roberta Anne Staley


Best Documentary Short

Palm Oil’s Vice Grip on Natives

Dir: Ashlei Payne

Best First Time Filmmaker

US: IS, WAS, ARE

Dir: Olivia Wachsberger


Best Female Director

HEaRD

Dir: Danielle Savre


Best Student Film

Love exhaustion Director: Sam Janot

Best L.A. Filmmaker

Frank Miller American Genius

Dir: Silenn Thomas


Best Unproduced Script

Stronger When She's Broken

Writer: SherLann D. Moore


Best Produced Script & Best Editors:

MEDUSA

Writer: SOPHIE LEVY

Editors: SOPHIE LEVY, Sanabel Cherqaoui


Best Composer

Kismet

Music: Jane Free


Honorable Mention Composer:

The Magic of Auchendarroch

Dir: Carolyn Corkindale


Best Thriller

Into Schrodinger's Box

Dirs: Nasim Naghavi & Amir Ganjavie


Best LGBTQ

By the River

Dir: Agata Korycka


Best Series-Web-Pilot

Why Are You Like This

Dirs: Jessie Oldfield, Adam Murfet


Honorable Mention Series:

Welcome To Grandville

Dir: Sasha Levinson


Best Music Video

AvA "ORAGE"

Dirs: Eva Ménard, Zoé Cavaro


Best Science Fiction

A Piece of Me(mory)

Dir: Linnea Daregard


Best International Filmmaker

The Silent Song

Dir: CAROLYN JENNIFER CORKINDALE


Best Experimental

rEvolve

Dir: Nancy Black


Honorable Mention Experimental

Maenad Fever

Dir: Tamara Cook


Best Horror

The Maid

Dir: Kristin Goodman

Best Animation

The Day before Creation Director: Mira Amiras

Best Cinematography & Best Producer

AMERICAN CHERRY

Cinematographer: Gus Bendinelli

Producers: HANNA GRIFFITHS, TARYN SIMS