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2022 Coronado Island Movie Pageant Filmmaker Awards and $20,000 in Money Prizes

Tom Huang’s Coping with Dad wins the Jury Prize for Greatest Narrative Movie and Chris Haigh’s Music for Hope – The Ryan Anthony Story takes two awards with the Jury Prize for Greatest Documentary, in addition to CIFF’s coveted Emerald Award

Viewers Awards had been led by Maria Schrader’s she stated (Greatest Narrative Function) and Denny Tedesco’s fast household (Greatest Documentary Function)

The Coronado Island Movie Pageant wrapped the newest version of the favored movie pageant that ran Nov. 9-13, 2022, having screened Oscar hopefuls, offered a formidable listing of honorees at its signature occasion, the Leonard Maltin Business Awards Gala, and offered a number of particular movie occasions and panels.

Winners of this yr’s filmmaker awards included Tom Huang’s Coping with Dad taking the Jury Prize for Greatest Narrative Movie, and Chris Haigh’s Music for Hope – The Ryan Anthony Story profitable the Jury Prize for Greatest Documentary, in addition to the movie pageant’s coveted Emerald Award, which included a money prize of $5000.

The Viewers Awards had been topped by Maria Schrader’s she stated (Greatest Narrative Function) and Denny Tedesco’s fast household (Greatest Documentary Function).

The CIFF Jury Money Awards introduced with them a complete of $20,000 given to the award-winning filmmakers. The spectacular listing of honorees included Geena Davis, Jacqueline Bisset, Ron Shelton, Magnificence Bratton, Charles Foxand Vanessa Roth.

Coronado Island Movie Pageant Government Director Merridee Guide, stated, “We took one other step this yr in our progress as a major vacation spot movie pageant the place filmmakers, particularly unbiased filmmakers, have a chance to have their work seen by veteran producers, executives, and high movie business influencers, alongside our movie loving audiences. Our award-winning movies and our honorees have their work and careers celebrated towards the backdrop of Hollywood’s stunning house away from house, a bridge experience throughout the bay from San Diego. Annually, we grow to be much less and fewer of a ‘finest stored secret’ and increasingly of the fest you do not need to miss in November.”

Jury Prize winners within the brief movie classes had been led by one other two-time CIFF winner, as Jessica Henwick’s Bus Lady gained Greatest Narrative Quick Movie, in addition to additionally receiving the Mary Pickford Award (and $2000) within the movie pageant’s signature Dale St. Denis Feminine Filmmaker Awards class for Excellent Achievement in Filmmaking. Henwick may even quickly be seen in Rian Johnson’s extremely anticipated Knives Out sequel, Glass Onion. Gwen Murroni’s Good to Meet You All obtained a Particular Jury Point out. The Jury Prize for Greatest Quick Documentary went to Chris Preitauer’s Once I Get Grown – Reflections of a Freedom Riderand Greatest Worldwide Quick went to Orlando von Einsiedel’s Into Mudwith a Particular Jury Prize going to Seemab Gul’s Sandstorm (Mulaqat). The movie was one other two-time winner at CIFF, because it additionally picked up the Francis Marion Award (and $1000) for Excellent Achievement in Screenwriting, beneath the Dale St. Denis Feminine Filmmaker Awards umbrella. Alicia Wszelaki and Matthew Nothelfer’s flying fur additionally obtained an Honorable Point out beneath the Emerald Award class.

Anxious Nation

The Dale St. Denis Feminine Filmmaker Awards had been offered by Coronado Island Movie Pageant’s Founder and Board Chair Doug St. Denis, and so they had been capped by the announcement of Vanessa Roth, Laura Morton’s documentary Anxious Nationbecause the winner of the Fearless Feminine Filmmaker Award (the award additionally got here with a money prize of $2000).

Additionally, introduced as a part of CIFF’s Jury Money Awards was the addition of an Animated Movie Award which went to Marcus Wulf’s Louis I. King of the Sheep (Louis 1er Roi des Moutons) together with a money prize of $3000, and Ida Mellum’s The Evening of the Residing Dread, and a money prize of $2000. Among the many Dr. George M. Sanger Pupil Movie Awards, Zahida Pirani’s The little automobile took the Pupil Grand Prize Award (and $2000), and Will Clothier’s pete the pond obtained the Greatest Pupil Documentary Quick Movie Award (and $1000). The Greatest Animated Pupil Quick Movie (and $1000) went to Damaris Zielke’s The Most Boring Granny within the Entire World. Excessive Faculty Awards went to Max Hendrickson’s The Oubliette (and $750), and miyeok-guk (and $250), which was directed by Yezy Suh, Meia Voss, Alexis Applebaum, and Michael Gutierrez.

The 2022 Coronado Island Movie Pageant Jury

Jury President
Leonard Maltin (Maltin on Motion pictures)

Narrative Movie Jury
Lisa Bruce (The Principle of Every part, Darkest Hour)
Lori Huck (Senior Editorial Analyst, Metadata & Content material Platforms, The Walt Disney Co.)
Rob Ramsey (Life, insupportable cruelty)

Documentary Jury
Claudia Puig (LAFCA, NPR’s Movie Week, SBIFF)
Ann Walker (Mendocino Movie Pageant)
Kira Wojak (Mendocino Movie Pageant)

Shorts
Jim Gallagher (Former President of Advertising, Walt Disney Studios)
Jon Anderson (Amblin Leisure)

Worldwide Movies
Ricardo Del Rio (Co-Founder, Nationwide Movie Fee – Mexico, Puerto Vallarta Movie Fee)
Sue-Allen Villalva (Ghosts of the Pacific, Arms of Stone)

Pupil Movies
Mitchell Block (Sarah)
Vanessa Block (Pig, The Testimony)
Kim Magnusson (helium, Election Evening)

Jury Money Awards
Stephanie Allen (Artistic Technique marketing consultant, Former EVP Advertising Fox Searchlight)
Kristie Kershaw (Founder, Head of Artistic Advertising, Fanthropology)
Nancy McRae (Founder, Head Juror CIFF Emerald Award)
Peter McRae (Emerald Award)

Extra Viewers Award winners included Ricky Rhodes’ Yellow Wallpaper (Greatest Narrative Quick), and Chris Preitauer including to his haul, profitable Greatest Documentary Quick for Once I Get Grown – Reflections of a Freedom Rider. Greatest Worldwide Narrative Quick went to Ålvaro G. Firm and Meka Ribera’s Desk for 3and Greatest Worldwide Documentary Quick went to Olivia Martin-McGuire’s Freedom Swimmer. Randall Christopher took the Viewers Award for Greatest Animation for his movie, A Cartoon of a Cat Sleeping. Daniel M. Dyer and Petey Dyer’s Sole Path gained Greatest Native Movie, and there was a tie for Greatest Rising Movie, with Ayannah Love’s Little White Shadowsand Kanika Vora’s The Pomegranate Tree sharing the prize.

The Coronado Island Movie Pageant opened with Sam Mendes’s Empire of Gentle is a deeply private drama starring Academy Award®-winner Olivia Colman, adopted with a Centerpiece screening of Magnificence Bratton’s The Inspectionand completed it is spectacular group of Gala picks with a Closing Evening presentation of Maria Schrader’s she stated starring two-time Academy Award® nominee Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan, together with the movie pageant’s conventional screening of Billy Wilder’s traditional Some Prefer it Scorching (1959), which in fact shot a few of its most memorable scenes on the iconic Lodge Del Coronado.

Over the course of the movie pageant’s 4 days, CIFF balanced the movie lineup with shows that includes a number of star-studded honorees and particular friends. These particular occasions included a Grasp Lab look by legendary director Joe Dantea ebook signing by two-time Academy Award® winner and display screen icon Geena Davisa dialog on movie between Academy Award® nominated and Golden Globe Award® winner, Jacqueline Bisset with Leonard Maltin, a particular screening of Bull Durham adopted by a Q&A with author/director Ron Shelton, and a particular presentation of Killing Me Softly with His Songs, Danny Gold’s documentary of music and composing legend Charles Fox’s life, adopted by a Q&A with Fox and Gold. Extra particular occasions included the “Babe and Lloyd Return to Coronado” panel that includes Babe Ruth’s grandson and Babe Ruth historian, Tom Stevens, Suzanne Lloyd, Harold Lloyd’s granddaughter and President of Harold Lloyd Leisure, TV Movie star and former announcer for the San Diego Padres, John Weisbarth, and Movie historian, Tim Reid, in addition to PARALLEL WORLDS: ART IN FILM SERIES featured Danish Director Andreas Koefoed, who screened his acclaimed characteristic documentary, The Final Leonardo. Famed Australian Digital Artist and Animator, Kathy Smith additionally presided over a singular presentation and exploration utilizing 2D and 3D animation as an artwork type of expression with themes masking consciousness.

2022 Coronado Island Movie Pageant Filmmaker Award Winners

FEATURE FILM JURY AWARDS

BEST NARRATIVE
Coping with Dad

Director: Tom Huang

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Music For Hope – The Ryan Anthony Story

Director: Chris Haig

SHORT FILM JURY AWARDS

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM
Bus Lady

Director: Jessica Henwick

SPECIAL JURY MENTION
Good To Meet You All
Director: Gen Murroni

BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY
Once I Get Grown – Reflections of a Freedom Rider

Directed by: Chris Preitauer

BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM
Into Mud

Director: Orlando von Einsiedel

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM
Sandstorm (Mulaqat)
Director: Seemab Gul

JURY CASH AWARDS
DR. GEORGE M. SANGER STUDENT FILM AWARDS

BEST ANIMATION SHORTS
Louis I. King of the Sheep (Louis 1er Roi des Moutons)

Director: Markus Wolf

The Evening of the Residing Dread
Director: Ida Melum

STUDENT GRAND PRIZE AWARD
The little automobile

Director: Zahida Pirani

BEST STUDENT DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM
pete the pond

Director: Will Clothier

BEST ANIMATED STUDENT SHORT FILM
The Most Boring Granny within the World

Director: Damaris Zielke

BEST HIGH SCHOOL FILM
The Oubliette

Director: Max Hendrickson

HIGH SCHOOL AWARDS
miyeok-guk

Administrators: Yezy Suh, Meia Voss, Alexis Applebaum, Michael Gutierrez
Nation: United States; Operating Time: 9 min

GIVE ST. DENIS FEMALE FILMMAKER AWARDS

FEARLESS FEMALE FILMMAKER AWARD
Anxious Nation

Administrators: Vanessa Roth, Laura Morton

MARY PICKFORD AWARD
Bus Lady

Director: Jessica Henwick

FRANCIS MARION AWARD
Sandstorm (Mulaqat)

Director: Seemab Gul

EMERALD AWARDS

Music For Hope – The Ryan Anthony Story
Director: Chris Haig

HONORABLE MENTION
flying fur
Administrators: Alicia Wszelaki, Matthew Nothelfer

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE
she stated
Director: Maria Schrader

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
fast household
Director: Denny Tedesco

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT
Yellow Wallpaper
Director: Ricky Rhodes

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Once I Get Grown – Reflections of a Freedom Rider
Directed by: Chris Preitauer

BEST INTERNATIONAL NARRATIVE SHORT
Desk for 3
Administrators: Ålvaro G. Firm, Meka Ribera

BEST INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Freedom Swimmer

Director: Olivia Martin-McGuire

BEST LOCAL FILM
Sole Path
Administrators: Daniel M. Dyer, Petey Dyer

BEST ANIMATION
A Cartoon of a Cat Sleeping
Director: Randall Christopher

BEST EMERGING FILMMAKER – TIE
Little White Shadows

Directed by: Ayannah Love

The Pomegranate Tree
Director: Kanika Vora

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