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2009 WINNERS
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THE GOLDEN TICKET
(Best-in-the-Fest)
Presented by
The Shorebreak Hotel
Pissing Vocal Gold

AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD
Presented by The OC Autohaus
Piper and Tupper: Hands Free -- Born to Be Wild

BEST FEATURE FILM
The War Boys

BEST SHORT FILM
Old Dogs

BEST DIRECTOR
Jean-Marc Piche, Nothing Really Matters

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Sigs of the Time

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Presented by Glidecamdealer.com
The Last Hurrah

INTERNATIONAL FILM ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Denouement

ACTOR: Achievement in Acting, Feature Film
Yannick Bisson, Nothing Really Matters
Keith David, Beautiful Loser
Peter Gallagher, The War Boys
C. Thomas Howell, The Grind
Adam Lamberg, Beautiful Loser
Benjamin Walker, The War Boys, WINNER

ACTRESS: Achievement in Acting, Feature Film
Laura Breckenridge, Beautiful Loser
Pascale Bussieres, Nothing Really Matters
Kate Micucci, The Last Hurrah
Micaela Nevarez, The War Boys, WINNER
Sarah Scott, The Grind

ACTOR: Achievement in Acting, Short Film
Michael Billingsley, Schrodinger's Cat
Antonio Del Prete, Inside
Rick Gomez, Pissing Vocal Gold, WINNER
John Saxon, Old Dogs
Michael Teh, Id
Sinqua Walls, The Second Half

ACTRESS: Achievement in Acting, Short Film
Rhea Akler, Undercurrent
Miranda Charney, Skylight (Dir. Tony West)
Danielle Hagan, Purge
Cassidy Lehrman, A New Color, WINNER
Leah Myette, Mistaken
Nessa Norich, Nel reinu
Tobi Tommaney, Throw Me Away

BEST STUDENT FILM
The Second Half

BEST SCREENPLAY SHORT FORM
One Child Born, Stuart Creque

BEST SCREENPLAY LONG FORM
Borderlands, Michael Schock

2009 Official Selections

Feature Film (Alpha Order)

All's Faire in Love...

Beautiful Loser

Mind of the Demon, the Larry Linkogle Story (Doc)

NothingReally Matters

Signs of the Time (Doc)

Surviving The Grind (Doc)

The Grind

The Last Hurrah

The War Boys

Feature Film Honorable Mention

Crossed

Lost Dream

Lovers in a Dangerous Time

My Sweet Misery

Spoiler Alert

Short Film (Alpha Order)

9mm Brush

A Life Connected

A New Color

A Piece of My Heart

Act As If (Doc)

Afterglow

Another Day, Another Dime

BBW Origins

Blanco

Blood Shed (Canada)

Blue Light Bandits

Bodybagbaby

Boyer (Doc)

Bug Hutch (Canada)

Burden

Censored

Citizen Versus Kane (France)

Compact Only

Cost of Living

Couched

Culture Clash

Cupcake

D&T Agency

Deceit

Denouement (Australia)

Dreaming of Spring

Dunkball (Doc)

Electric Chainsaw Massacre

Extra•ordinary

FokkersMountain Path (Doc) (Australia)

FortBrother

Fruitless Efforts - Fruit of the Womb

Genie and the Shark

Gone Fishing (United Kingdom)

Grande Drip

Greed (Sweden)

Has-Been: The Ballad of Benjamin Beane

Here at Home

Horizons

How To Train Your Pet

Ice

ID

Idiot in Love (Canada)

I'm Gonna Do it Until the Day I Die (Doc)

In the Dark

Inside

Inspiration (Germany)

Jack theReaper

Jimmy Stringbean VS. TheRock God of the Cosmos

Jock Butterscotch

KennyRay FairleyRelease (Doc)

Letter Home (Canada)

Lev

Life After Diamonds (Canada)

Looking Thru the B-Sides

Love Bombing (United Kingdom)

Make Art, Save World

Manifestations - An Animated Tale of Love

Meatwaffle

Meltdown

Miracle Investigators

Mistaken

Mr. Gun

Mutually Assured Desire

My First Tooth

NelReinu

Old Dogs

On Homeostasis

Out Of My Head (Doc)

Permute (Canada)

Ping Pong

Piper & Tupper - Hands Free Born to be Wild

Pissing Vocal Gold

Prelude

Purge

RainRain

Repaired?

Ride Of The Yoga Valkyries (Canada)

Robert Shaw

Rocket

Schrodinger's Cat

Sexual Tension: The Super Adventures of Steve and Stephen

Silent Treatment

Skylight

Skylight (Canada)

Smear Your Peers

So Whaddya Think?

Sock Puppet Inferno!

Special Delivery

Subcutaneous

Survival

Take-Out

TenderRoots

The Amazing Esca-ciser

The Arm

The Birthday Party

The Book of Tomorrow

The Condescending Fry

The Devil's Matchmaker

The Dinner Party

The Door (Canada)

The EmptyRoom

The Family

The Juggler

The Little Acorn

TheRealm of Possibility

TheRoad

The Second Half

The Seed Perfection

The Sitdown

The Urge

The Veiled Commodity

Throw Me Away

Thru

Time Capsules

True Beauty This Night

Twirl

Two in the Bush

Tyle Wody Kolo Domu (Poland)

Undercurrent (Canada)

Valentines (Canada)

Visa - Breakout the Violins

What They Want

Your Name's Absurd, Mr. Smith

You're Outa Here

Short Film Honorable Mention

Dašak

Doctor Schneider

RealTime ... It's Just a Game

Eli and the Golden Fish

His Good Will

Refrigerator

Rooftop

The Caretaker

The Music of Erich Zann

The Snow Princess

Documentary (Alpha Order)

Act As If

Boyer

Dunkball

FokkersMountain Path

I'm Gonna Do it Until the Day I Die

KennyRay FairleyRelease

Life After Diamonds

Mind of the Demon, the Larry Linkogle Story

Out Of My Head

Signs of the Time

Surviving The Grind

Documentary Honorable Mention

Creator of God

LatinRap Conference 2008

Skim Chicks

The Hitchhiking Movie

Unconquered; Allan Houser and the Legacy of One Apache Family

Finalist Short Form Scripts, Screenwriter

Day Off, Shawna McCartney Frey

Don't Wake the Baby,Elvis Wilson

He Knows, Stuart Creque

Katrina's 7th: The Nigga Taxonomy,Roger Edwards

Money for Nothing, Susan Stein

One Child Born, Stuart Creque

Salvaging, Joseph Lyons

Semi-Finalists Short Form Scripts, Screenwriter

Day Off, Shawna McCartney Frey

Don't Wake The Baby,Elvis Wilson

Elliot Moose: Night Jewels, Katarzyna Kochany

He Knows, Stuart Creque

Hey, Professor!, Kevin Kolack

Investment, William Colella

Jess, Neil Sashidharan

Katrina's 7th: The Nigga Taxonomy,Roger Edwards

Kitten,MagaliRennes

Knight and Day, Tim Viola

Last of the Free,Michael Ozias

Last of the Long Ears, Alex Flanagan

Lemonade,John Spinoso

Money For Nothing, Suzy Stein

One Child Born, Stuart Creque

Salvaging, Joseph Lyons

Silence, Marco AntonioRodriguez

Stakeout, Gilbert Stark

Stan's NoRacist, Ned Ehrbar

The First Shot,Cionin Lorenzo

The Wishing Tree, Darryl Knickrehm

Time Skip, Owen Thomas

To Be Seen is To Exist,Cionin Lorenzo

ToRest in Peace, Fawaz Al-Matrouk

Finalists Long Form Script, Screenwriter

A Modest Proposal for the CaliforniaState Energy Crisis Or: A Convenient Truth,Dominick Bagnato

Borderlands (formerly Drive By), Michael Schock

Buried on Page 8, Jennifer Harrison

Miss Liberty,William Melton

Solitaire, Melanie Lewis

The Black Cat, Mark Penberthy

The Primary Talent, Vitaliy Krutoshinskiy

Semi- Finalists Long Form Script, Screenwriter

A Modest Proposal for theCaliforniaState Energy Crisis Or: A Convenient Truth,Dominick Bagnato

ALICE, JaneRosen

Another Man's Shoes, Fiona Veitch Smith

Borderlands, Michael Schock

Buried on Page 8, Jennifer Harrison

CrescentPlantation, Cliff Zimowski

Ellsville, Josh Garrell

Family Secret,Warren Hull

Fearful Thing, Eric Havens

I'll Die Tomorrow, John J. Maffucci

It Only Takes A Minute, T. Watkins

Medicine Avenue, Susan Sfarra

Miss Liberty,William Melton

One Good Day,Scott Taylor

Project Delta, John Lamont

Rupert and the Flying Weasel, Katarzyna Kochany

Solitaire, Melanie Lewis

TemperatureRising- Episode 1 THE QUAKE,Kris Hulbert

The Black Cat, Mark Penberthy

The Legend ofRanger Bill,William Melton

The Primary Talent, Vitaliy Krutoshinskiy

The Target, Beth and Gary Hoover

Time Of Death,ElvisWilson

Two of Hearts, Lupos Sobre-Vega and Warren Deacon

Walrus Eating Baloney, Benjamin Bates

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