The Festival

2018 PRIZES

2018 PRIZES

OUTSTANDING COMEDY: (B.U.T.S.: SPANISH CLASS, Director Brendan Colthurst)

The OSMO Plus DJI’s first Handheld Gimbal 4k camera with full accessory kit

+$5000

 

OUTSTANDING DRAMA: (MASKS, Writer/Director Mahaliyah Ayla)

An OSMO Plus DJI’s first Handheld Gimbal 4k camera with full accessory kit

+$5000

 

OUTSTANDING ACTOR: (KEVIN DAVID LIN, MONDAY)

Premiere Headshot Package with JeanPaul SanPedro,

a Training fund for unlimited Private Audition Coaching & advanced classes,

$1000 Wardrobe Allowance

& will be offered a Talent Holding Deal with NBC

 

OUTSTANDING WRITER: (Hammad Rizvi for RANI)

All Finalists & SemiFinalist Writers get: FINAL DRAFT 11 software on all platforms, newly release just this month!

 

Fire TV Cube- latest handsfree streaming media player with Alexa Voice Command

Final round placement in our prestigious NBC Writers On Verge Program,

+$5,000 CASH

 

HARNESS AWARD: (Kemiyondo CountinhoKYENVU)

On behalf of NBC’s Social Responsibilities Division awarded to the film with the greatest social Impact:

$10,000

 

BEST DIRECTOR: (DINH THAI,  MONDAY)

Universal Operations is giving

 

STUDIO PRODUCTION SERVICES FROM UNIVERSAL OPERATIONS

-1 Day on Backlot Location

-$5,000 Lighting Package

-$1,500 Grip

-$1,000 Props

-$1,000 Costumes

 

Universal STUDIO POST

-1 Day Sound Mixing

 

The production package can be redeemed at any of their national locations.

 

-Director also gets  $60k Camera Package from Panavision’s New Film Maker Program,

-Final round placement into the NBC Female Forward or Emerging  Directors Program

– & An OSMO Plus: DJI’s first Handheld Gimbal 4k camera with full accessory kit

 

CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD:  MASKS 

DJI Phantom 4Series Quadcopter DRONE w 4K Digital Camera, w Flight Battery, SD Card & Case

 

NEXT GEN AWARD: DINH (Monday)

$8,000 + UPHE Mentorship & Participates in the GTDI Directors Program

 

AUDIENCE AWARD: TBD NIGHT OF, so NO 2nd GRAPHIC REVEAL &  AND ENGRAVED LATER

4 Terabyte  External hard drive

& $1,000 Cash