AWARDS

Award Nominees for the 2016 UWpg Film Fest

(Winners are in bold)

Best Film, presented by On Screen Manitoba

Parallel by Jesse de Rocquigny, Chase Miller and Adam Yasinski
King by Finn Higgins and Alex Sitko
Buzzsaw by Mike Skwark and Avery Stedman
Mariah by Matt Purchase
Apocalypse Tomorrow by Jhurmel Pascua

Audience Favourite (based on your votes)

Lucy & Me by Joel Bevacqua

Best Director, presented by The Directors Guild of Canada

Jhurmel Pascua for Power of the Words
Austin MacKay for Hold On
Charlene Moore for Resolution
Jhurmel Pascua for Apocalypse Tomorrow

Best Screenplay, presented by Original Pictures

Jhurmel Pascua for Power of the Words
Joel Bevacqua for Lucy & Me
Alex Sitko for I’m Dating a Demon
Myles A. Taylor, Mark Sage and Connor Hopper for Much Ado About Dodger
Lucas Roach for High Spirits
Jhurmel Pascua for Apocalypse Tomorrow

Best Editor, presented by On Screen Manitoba

Nathalie Massaroni for Cherry Wine
Jesse de Rocquigny for Parallel
Alex Sitko for King

Best Cinematography, presented by On Screen Manitoba

Tyrone Tolentino for Displaced
Jesse de Rocquigny for Parallel
Alex Sitko for King
Avery Stedman for Buzzsaw
Jesse de Rocquigny for Apocalypse Tomorrow

Best Documentary, presented by Wookey Films

Parallel by Jesse de Rocquigny
Hicks by Robert Tober
Total Dollmination by Holly Kashton and Katarina Walker

Best Music Video

Buzzsaw by Mike Skwark and Avery Stedman
Mariah by Matt Purchase
Chill Me To The Bone by Kelsey Funk

Best Actress

Emily McIntosh for Displaced
Sydney Sabiston for Lucy & Me
Hera Nalam for I’m Dating a Demon

Best Actor

Jack Maier for I’m Dating a Demon
Tyson Wagner for Hold On
Lukas Roach for Much Ado About Dodger
Rej Pascua for Apocalypse Tomorrow

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