WELCOME TO THE PEOPLE’S FILM FESTIVAL

Celebrating the VOICE of the People!

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 Hodge

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)

TOP RUNWAY & PAGEANT COACH TO MISS USA & MISS UNIVERSE

Lu Sierra will host the 8th Annual People’s Film Festival!

THE PEOPLE’S FILM FESTIVAL OFFICIAL SELECTIONS