Winners of LA Independent Women Film Awards

It is with great pleasure for us to announce the best of LA Independent Women Film Awards of California. The international festival takes a new approach toward organizing a virtual festival in this new era of digital technology. The festival aims to promote, recognize and screen female talents from all over the world. LA Independent Women Film Awards is an emerging visionary festival. The films of the annual festival will be selected from the award winners of the month. The annual festival will be a mixture of live events and online screenings. The monthly festival will continue to select films for its online competition. All the award winners can also request for online screening through the festival.


Best Narrative Film & Best Cinematography:

Barbie

Director: Jess Gabor



Best First Time Filmmaker:

Inspira

Director: Emma Orelove



Honorable Mention Short:

BoyMom

Director: Emily S. James




Honorable Mention Director & Best Actress:

Breakdown

Director: Clarence Williams IV

Starring: Summer Thomas



Best Feature Documentary:

Women Warriors: The Voices of Change

Director: Amy Andersson



Honorable Mention Documentary:

In the wine dark sea

Director: Chrisa Giorgi



Best Short Documentary:

LOOKING FORWARD

Director: Laura Lardeux



Honorable Mention Documentary:

Living on the Line

Director: Sara Ehrlich



Best Short Directing:

Barbie

Director: Jess Gabor



Best LA Filmmaker & Best Actress:

Shevolution

Director: Seidy Lopez

Actress: Minerva Vier



Best Female Director:

A Thorn

Director: Eha Urbsalu



Best Script:

Diary After Death

Writer: Nadine Weathersby



Best Animation:

Nanakorobi (Seven Falls)

Director: Gaby Breiter



Best Horror:

Tinder Tango

Director: Cecilia Robles



Best Experimental Feature:

The Saints of the Rue Scribe

Director: Angel Katherine Taormina




Best Experimental Short:

Shoe Horn/Office

Director: Ingrid Nachstern



Best Student Film:

Twenty Years

Director: Maren Link-Nennmann



Best Editor & Honorable Mention Short Directing & Best Composer:

Le Déjeuner

Director: Sweta Tagliabue



Best International Filmmaker & Producer:

Shoulda

Director & Producer: Ayeshah Rose



Best Science Fiction:

Becoming

Director: Carly Sullivan



Best Music Video:

Bliss ~Swerve~ Music Video

Director: Nao Sakamoto



Best Series-Web-Pilot:

I Am

Director: Laura Arten