Founded in 2002, the Tribeca Film Festival is an annual international film festival held in Lower Manhattan. The festival receives close to ten thousand submissions each year and screens a variety of documentaries, narrative features, shorts, and family-friendly films. The event is known to draw millions of film fans, executives, and celebrities each year.
While the festival wraps up in a few days, here are the winners that have been announced, courtesy of Vulture.com.
U.S. Narrative Feature Competition Categories:
The Founders Award (Best Narrative Feature)
'Dean' - Demetri Martin.
Best Actor in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film
Dominic Rains in 'The Fixer'
Best Actress in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film
Mackenzie Davis in 'Always Shine'
Best Cinematography in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film
'Kicks' Cinematography - Michael Ragen
Best Screenplay in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film –
'Women Who Kill' - Ingrid Jungermann
International Narrative Feature Competition Categories:
The Best International Narrative Feature
'Junction 48' - Udi Aloni
Best Actor in an International Narrative Feature Film
Alan Sabbagh in 'The Tenth Man'
Best Actress in an International Narrative Feature Film
Radhika Apte in 'Clean Shaven', a part of 'Madly'
Best Cinematography in an International Narrative Feature Film
'El Clásico' Cinematography - Kjell Vassdal
Best Screenplay in an International Narrative Feature Film
'Perfect Strangers' - Filippo Bologna, Paolo Costella, Paolo Genovese, Paola Mammini, and Rolando Ravello
World Documentary Competition Categories:
Best Documentary Feature
'Do Not Resist' - Craig Atkinson (USA).
Best Documentary Cinematography
'Contemporary Color' (USA) Cinematography - Jarred Alterman
Best Documentary Editing
'Contemporary Color' (USA) Editing - Bill Ross
Best New Narrative Director Award
'Children of the Mountain' (USA, Ghana) - Priscilla Anany
Albert Maysles New Documentary Director Award
'Untouchable' (USA) - David Feige
Short Film Competition Categories:
Best Narrative Short
'Hold On (Houvast)' (Netherlands) - Charlotte Scott-Wilson
Best Documentary Short
'Extremis' (USA) - Dan Krauss
Student Visionary Award
'Ping Pong Coach' (Taiwan R.O.C., USA) - Yi Liu
'Notes on Blindness: Into Darkness' - Arnaud Colinart, Amaury La Burthe, Peter Middleton, and James Spinney.
The Nora Ephron Prize (Awarded to a female director or screenwriter)
'Adult Life Skills' (UK) - Rachel Tunnard
Tribeca X Award (Branded Storytelling)
'Hearing Colors' - Greg Brunkalla for Samsung.
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