2018 Award Winner

LAWEBFEST 2018 AWARD WINNERS

 

TRAILERS:

TRAILER OF THE YEAR: “Dog Gone It!” – comedy (West Hollywood, CALIFORNIA, USA)
1ST RUNNER UP: “190 Lorimer” – comedy (New York, NEW YORK, USA)
2ND RUNNER UP: “Rise” – drama (Mumbai, INDIA)
3RD RUNNER UP: “The Wild Orchards” – drama (Forestville, NSW, AUSTRALIA)
4th RUNNER UP: “Mel Tells” – comedy (Valley Village, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING EDITING

*Craig Talbot, Jason Duong, “SPECULA”, California State University Fresno (Fresno,
CALIFORNIA, USA)
OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY
*“PHANTOM FAMILY” Quinn Holmes, Stanford University (Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, USA)
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR
*Michael Patrick, (“STARSTUCK”, Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA,
USA)

OUTSTANDING WRITING

*Riley Ettinger, Jonathan Talbert, Tom Young, Micaela Canedo, Michael Salomon, David Falcone,
Tasha Henderson, Jon Medici, John Pickhaver, Evan Romansky,“STARSTUCK”, Loyola
Marymount University (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING ACTOR

*Angelique Scarpelli, “STARSTUCK”, Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles,
CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR

*Shay Hayden, “PHANTOM FAMILY”, Stanford University (Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, USA)
OUTSTANDING STUDENT SERIES
*“STARSTUCK” (Riley Ettinger, Jonathan Talbert, Tom Young – creators & producers / Micaela
Canedo, Michael Salomon, producers), Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles,
CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY

*Rebecca Thomson, Lara van Raay, Ninna Millikin, “WOMEN OF THE ISLAND” (West Hobart,
Tasmania, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING EDITING

*Blair Avery, “INSURGENCY NOW!” (Rancho Cucamonga, CALIFORNIA, USA)
OUTSTANDING WRITING
*Robert Hardy, “HOUSE CALL WITH DR. YVETTE LU” (Burnaby, British Columbia,
CANADA)

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING

*Bryce McCoy & Vidad Narayan, “THE STREET BARBER STORIES” (Melbourne, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING HOST

*Dr. Yvette Lu, “HOUSE CALL WITH DR. YVETTE LU” (Burnaby, British Columbia,
CANADA)
OUTSTANDING REALITY/DOCUMENTARY SERIES
*“THE STREET BARBER STORIES”, Bryce McCoy & Vidad Narayan – creators; Nima Sobhani,
Nasir Sobhani – producers (Melbourne, AUSTRALIA)

ROME WEBFEST (ITALY)

“Wakiki P.D.” (Honolulu, HAWAII, USA)

MELBOURNE WEBFEST (AUSTRALIA)

“Language Academy” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

VALENCIA WEBFEST (SPAIN)

“Jade of Death” (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)

WEBFEST BERLIN (GERMANY)“Dexter Jackson’s Guide to Dating” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA,USA)

RIO WEBFEST (BRAZIL)

“Undocoumented Tales” (Paramount, CALIFORNIA, USA)

SEOUL WEBFEST (KOREA)

“Invisible City” (Brasilia, BRAZIL)

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN

*Andres Montaña, “NATURAL SELECTION” (Bogota, COLOMBIA)

OUTSTANDING SCORE

*“THE PRINCESS: TEARS OF BLOOD”, Daniel C. Nuñez – composer, (Mexico City, MEXICO)

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL/VISUAL EFFECTS

*“THE PRINCESS: TEARS OF BLOOD”, Fernando Gregory, (Mexico City, MEXICO)

OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY

*Diego Vargas Nasser, “THE PRINCESS: TEARS OF BLOOD” (Mexico City, MEXICO)

OUTSTANDING THEME SONG

*“THE WILD ORCHARDS”, Ross Symington – composer (Forestville, NSA, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING EDITING

*Nicole La Macchia, Adrian Powers, “STARTING FROM NOW” (Marrickville, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR

*David Terrell as “Dad”/Ep. 4, “LACEE” (Downey, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR

*Irving Pineda, “UNDOCUMENTED TALES” (Paramount, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS

*Petal D’Avril, “LACEE” (Downey, CALIFORNIA, USA)OUTSTANDING DIRECTING
*Erin Good, “JADE OF DEATH” (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING ACTOR

*Armando Ibanez, “UNDOCUMENTED TALES” (Paramount, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS

*Bernie Van Tiel, “JADE OF DEATH” (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)

OUTSTANDING WRITING

*Thiago Foresti, “INVISIBLE CITY” (Brasilia, BRAZIL)

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE CAST

*“BROTHAHOOD”, Courtney Gray, Donald Ross, Jr.; Kelvin Rowe; Carlos Hall, Joseph
McGary; Reggie Freeman, Joshua T. Shipman, Tyeasha VanBuren, LaKeisha Sherron, Shatareia
Stokes, Cierra Mitchell, Kenyetta Rose Corsey; John M. Johnson, Tonya Dixon, Jamie
Washington, David Bush, Raquel Daggett, Aidan Wheeler-Jackson, Ja’Elle McGary, Talia
VanBuren, Ryan Brown (Augusta, GEORGIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES

*“INVISIBLE CITY”, Thiago Foresti, creator; Amanda Fernandes, producer (Brasilia, BRAZIL)

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL/VISUAL EFFECTS (AUTOMATIC WINNER BECAUSE THEY
HAD NO PREDATORS)

*“THE HUNTED: ENCORE”, Robert Chapin (Brooklyn, NEW YORK, USA)

OUTSTANDING VOICE ACTOR (AUTOMATIC WINNER BECAUSE THEY HAD NO
PREDATORS)

*Robert H. Lambert, “BUCKLE UP” (Maple Glenn, PENNSYLVANIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN

*Stefano Farolfi, “BURNING VIOLINS” (Imola, ITALY)

OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY

*Sam Schmitz, “ENTITLED” (New York, NEW YORK, USA)OUTSTANDING SCORE
*“THE HUNTED: ENCORE” Preston Max Allen, Marcus Thorne Bagala, Megan Bagala
(Brooklyn, NEW YORK, USA)

OUTSTANDING THEME SONG

*“THE G SPOT”, Tony Tennyson – composer (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR

*Danny Benvenuto – “Judah”/Ep. 8, “POOL” (New York, NEW YORK, USA)

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTRESS

*Nytia Nikole/Ep. 1, “DEXTER JACKSON’S GUIDE TO DATING” (Powder Springs, GEORGIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SERIES PREMISE

*“STOP THE BLEEDING”, Patrick James Lynch, creators (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR

*Brent Weinbach, “LANGUAGE ACADEMY” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS

*Mami Ramirez/Ep. 4, “WAKIKI P.D.”(Honolulu, HAWAII, USA)

OUTSTANDING EDITING

*Faroukh Viran, “LANGUAGE ACADEMY” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING

*Bobby and Renee Peoples, “DEXTER JACKSON’S GUIDE TO DATING” (Powder Springs,
GEORGIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING WRITING

*Bobby & Renee Peoples, “DEXTER JACKSON’S GUIDE TO DATING” (Powder Springs, GEORGIA, USA)
*Jacob Farmer, Philip Hoover, “LANGUAGE ACADEMY” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING ACTOR

*Dap Paxton, “DEXTER JACKSON’S GUIDE TO DATING” (Powder Springs, GEORGIA, USA)
Chris Russell, “POOL” (New York, NEW YORK, USA)OUTSTANDING ACTRESS
*Grace Rouvray, “600 BOTTLES OF WINE (Darlington, NSW, AUSTRALIA)
*Natalie Smyka, “THREADBARE” (Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA, USA)

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE CAST

*“NEEM’S THEMES”, Michael Lieder, Erica Becker, Stephanie Foltz, Joe Lalumia, Jordan
Elizabeth Gelber, Jessica Barrish, Thomas Kohut, Shirley Capaldo, Jenilyn N. Rodriguez, Brian
Stanley, Jennifer Marconi, Laz Cintron, Danny Salazar, James Lentini, Alonzo Williams, Nestor
Melendez, Jonathan Dwyer (Brooklyn, NEW YORK, USA)

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES

*“DEXTER JACKSON’S GUIDE TO DATING”, Bobby & Renee Peoples, creators & producers
(Powder Springs, GEORGIA, USA)