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2016 Arizona International Film Festival
Best of Category

Festival Grand Prize
KANDAHAR JOURNALS
Louie Palu & Devin Gallagher, Canada, 2015

Best Dramatic Feature
CAFÉ AMARGO
Rigoberto Jiménez, Cuba, 2015

Best Foreign Feature
CHALET
So-jin Park, South Korea, 2016

Best Documentary
THE ANTHROPOLOGIST
Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller & Jeremy Newberger, USA, 2015

Best Foreign Documentary
THE REGION
Felipe Palma, Chile, 2015

Best Documentary Short
FERGUSON 365
Christopher Phillips, USA, 2015

Best Dramatic Short
FLYSPY
Daniel M. Smith, United Kingdom, 2016

Best Global Short
DON’T MESS WITH THE SHARKIES
Richard Rabelbauer, Switzerland, 2015

Best Comedy Short
BEAT AROUND THE BUSH
Brianne Nord-Stewart, Canada, 2016

Best Animated Short
DÄWIT
David Jansen, Germany, 2015

Best Experimental Short
2.57K
Eva Colmers, Canada, 2015

Best of Arizona
MANNA
Daniel Edward Hyde, USA, 2015

Best of IndieYouth
ONE DAY ON CARVER ST.
Azure Allen, USA, 2015

SPECIAL JURY AWARDS

Special Jury Award for Bridging Cultures
MANGO DREAMS
John Upchurch & Faraz Ahsan, India, 2016

Special Jury Award for Community Filmmaking
SOUTH BUREAU HOMICIDE
Mike Cooley & Mark Earl Burman, USA, 2015

Special Jury Award for Inspirational Filmmaking
INDIVISIBLE
Hilary Linder, USA, 2016

Special Jury Award for Visual Storytelling
MONTY AND THE RUNAWAY FURNACE
Joe Taranto, USA, 2016

Special Jury Award for Innovative Animation
REVOLTOSO
Arturo & Roy Ambriz, Mexico, 2016

Special Jury Awards for Outstanding Cinematography
OTHER MADNESSES (USA, 2015)
Dramatic Feature

THE CARAVAN FILM (USA, 2015)
Documentary Feature

WEST EMPIRE (France, 2015)
Documentary Short

JURY AWARDS
for Creative Achievement

IN THE WAVES (USA, 2015)
Animation

MAD PETER (USA, 2015)
IndieYouth

RIDING THE HIGHLINE (USA, 2015)
Documentary

THE APOLOGY (Japan, 2015)
Dramatic