2011 Festival

2011 Festival Honorees

2011 JURY AWARDS

Best Feature

 “Suspicion” by David Dilley

Best Documentary

“The Search for Michael Rockefeller” by Fraser C. Heston

Best Student Film

“Thief” by Julian Higgins  (American Film Institute)

Best Short Film

“Dead in the Room” by Adam Pertofsky

Best Animation

“Barko” by Allison Craig

Best Family

 “She’s a Fox” by Cameron Sawyer

Best Cinematography

“Thief” by Andrew Wheeler  (American Film Institute)

2011 AUDIENCE AWARDS

Best Feature

“Dealing” by Matthew Huffman

Best Documentary

“California Forever” by David Vassar

Best Student Film

“Misdirection” by Doron Kipper (California State University Northridge)

Best High School Film

“Subhuman” by Michael Aloyan (Clark Magnet High School)

Best Short Film

“Cataplexy” by John Salcido

Best Animation

“Barko” by Allison Craig

Best Sidebar Showcase

“Wild Eyes:  The Abby Sunderland Story” by Lawrence Sunderland

Best 3-D Film

“My Dream” by Joy Park

Best Big Bear Connection Film

“Downhill: The Bill Johnson Story” by Zeke Piestrup

SCREENWRITING COMPETITION

1st Place
Kelly & Cal written by Amy Lowe Starbin
2nd Place (Tie)
Lucky Star written by Thomas Pace
and
Volition written by Samantha Manahan and Carol Hostutler
Honorable Mentions
Of Chameleons and Gods written by Norman Anderson II and Tanya Trepanier
Somerville written by James Victor

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