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Monday, November 12th, 2007
Rockport Film Festival is a Hit!


NOMINEES and WINNERS of the 2007 ROCKPORT FILM FESTIVAL


Juried awards:

*winner

 
Student Narrative Short:  

Nominees

Back, Director Stephen Belveu
Curious Lives of Bottom Dwellers, Director Megan Allison
Escape From the Fire, Director Joel Dunn*

 

Animation :

Nominees:

Bottled,   Director Jian Lee,
Flyaway, Director Danny Oakley*
Little Frogs, Director Terry Mitchell

 

Documentary Shorts: 

Nominees:  

Abilities Unlimited,  Dustin Grella Director
Caught in Paint,  Rita Blitt, Director
Desarrollo Humano,  David Munoz Director*

 

Narrative Fiction Shorts:  

Nominees:  

Die Flugbegleiterin, (The Stewardess), 
director Marcin Glowacki
Soup Ladle,  Director Cayman Grant
Sur La Terre Comme Au Ciel (On Earth As It Is In Heaven),  Director Herve  Demers*
Twilight of Youth,
Director Jerald Fine

 

Narrative Fiction Feature  

Nominees:  

Her Best Move,
Director Norm Hunter
Into the Arms of Strangers,  Director Chris Harris
The Garage, Director Carl Thibault*

 

Documentary Feature

Nominees:  

Art from the Streets,  Director Layton Blaylock*
Lost & Found in Mexico, Director Karen Cross
Power, Passion & Glory, Director Ken Heckmann


PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD:

Rise and Shine, director Justin Adler


Rockport Rotary Student Service Above Self Award:

Awarded to Melissa Mergner, director of

Speaking Truth to Power: The Story of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC)

 

Rockport Rotary Professions in Service Award:

Awarded to Adam Micardi, Director of Men of Steel


Rockport Rotary International Humanitarian Award : 

Awarded to  Beth Murphy, director of  Beyond Belief

 

Rockport Rotary International Peace Award:
 

Awarded to Adrian Belic, director of Beyond the Call