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THE PEOPLE’S FILM FESTIVAL

MAY 30 – JUNE 1, 2019


SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN NOW!

3 Ways to Submit Your Film

WELCOME TO THE PEOPLE’S FILM FESTIVAL

Celebrating the VOICE of the People!

What Else? We Have The Best Support Around

Submissions are now open for the 2019 Edition of The People’s Film Festival

You can submit your film through FILMFREEWAY, WITHOUTABOX, or FESTHOME

2018  WINNERS

BEST FILM
ONE BEDROOM • Darien Sills-Evans

BEST FILM SHORT
HAVEN• Kelly Fyffe-Marshall

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHER
FINAL BLADE • Willie Ying • China

BEST DIRECTOR
THE KNOCKOUT GAME • Jamal Hodges

BEST ACTRESS (s)
• Jenne Kang • BLACKOREA
• Sophia Bailey • STARLITE

BEST ACTOR
Jo Jo Mills Robertson • THE KNOCKOUT GAME

BEST DOCUMENTARY
7th GENERATION • John-L Voth

BEST SHORT DOCU-DRAMA
STARLITE • Keith Harmon

BEST MUSIC DOCUMENTARY
RISEN: THE STORY OF CHRON “HELL RAZAH” SMITH • Frank Meyers
• (HM) COMING HOME COLOMBIA • DJ EFN

BEST INTERNATIONAL
ALTER EGO • Moses Ingwam

BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT
RASTA MAN VIBRATIONS • Jordan Stone
o HM SELFIE • Rodrigo Zarza Rioja Brazil
o HM NOT EVEN A LINE • Víctor E.D. Somoza • Spain

BEST ACTION
FINAL BLADE • Willie Ying • China

SPIRIT AWARD
Danny Glover • Actor Activist

AUDIENCE AWARD
BUCKOUT ROAD • Matthew Currie Holmes

BEST COMEDY
DON’T KILL MY BABIES • Brandi Webb

BEST ANIMATION
TOMMY THE HAMSTER Michael Polanco
• HM THE SERVANT Farnoosh Abedi

PRESS CREDENTIALS

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS COVERAGE

AMC MAGIC JOHNSON THEATER

  • Address: 2309 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York, NY 10027
  • 300 Seat Theater located in the heart of Harlem.

MAYSLES CINEMA

  • Address: 343 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10027
  • 60 Seat Theater (with additional seats in the lower level)
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