Thursday, July 1, 2010

Tribeca Film Festival Winners 2010

The Tribecca film festival winners of 2010

The Winners Are:


The Founders Award for Best Narrative Feature – When We Leave, directed and written by Feo Aladag. (Germany) – North American Premiere

Special Jury Mention Loose Cannons, directed by Ferzan Ozpetek, written by Ivan Cotroneo and Ferzan Ozpetek. (Italy) – North American Premiere

Best Documentary Feature – Monica & David, directed by Alexandra Codina (USA)

Special Jury Mention: Budrus directed by Julia Bacha. (USA, Palestine, Israel)

Best New Documentary Filmmaker – Clio Barnard for The Arbor (UK)

Best New Narrative Filmmaker – Kim Chapiron for Dog Pound written by Kim Chapiron and Jeremie Delon. (France) – World Premiere

Best Actor in a Narrative Feature Film – Eric Elmosnino for his role in Gainsbourg, Je t’Aime…Moi Non Plus, directed and written by Joann Sfar

Best Actress in a Narrative Feature Film – Sibel Kekilli for her role in When We Leave (Die Fremde), directed and written by Feo Aladag

New York Competition

Best New York Narrative – Monogamy, directed by Dana Adam Shapiro, written by Dana Adam Shapiro and Evan M. Weiner (USA)

Special Jury Mention: Melissa Leo for her performance in The Space Between, directed and written by Travis Fine

Best New York Documentary – The Woodmans, directed by C. Scott Willis (USA, Italy, China)

Short Film Competition

Best Narrative Short – Father Christmas Doesn’t Come Here, directed by Bekhi Sibiya, written by Sibongile Nkosana, Bongi Ndaba (South Africa)

Special Jury Mention: The Crush, directed and written by Michael Creagh (Ireland)

Best Documentary Short – White Lines & The Fever: The Death of DJ Junebug, directed and written by Travis Senger (USA)

Special Jury Mention: Out of Infamy: Michi Nishiura Weglyn, directed and written by Nancy Kapitanoff, Sharon Yamato (USA)

Student Visionary Award – some boys don’t leave, directed by Maggie Kiley, written by Matthew Mullen, Maggie Kiley (USA)

Special Jury Mention: The Pool Party, directed and written by Sara Zandieh (Iran, USA)

Tribeca Film Festival Virtual

Best Feature Film: Spork, directed and written by J. B. Ghuman, Jr (USA)

Best Short Film: Delilah, Before, directed Melanie Schiele (Singapore)

En Vogue Interview