Monday, 24 June 2013

LOS ANGELES FILM FEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED


Jury and Audience Awards have been distributed among the winners of the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival. The Jury Awards are sponsored by DIRECTV, which donates $10,000 to the director of the winning film. Janis Nords' Mother, I Love You won the Narrative Award, and Ryan McGarry's Code Black took home the Documentary Award. The jury also gave Geetanjali Thapa the Best Performance in the Narrative Competition Award for his turn in I.D. Audience Awards went to SXSW favourite Short Term 12, by Daniel Dustin Cretton, Haifaa Al Mansour's Wadjda, and Grace lee's documentary American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs.