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Don't miss the Winners of MIFF

MIFF is an annual and seasonal festival which has devoted itself to the promotion and screening of independent films and the language of cinema. The seasonal festival of MIFF has turned into one of the most popular competitions for independent cinema and artists from all over the globe. The annual festival happens every March at the Cinema du Parc of Montreal and the finalists of the year are screened and promoted through the platform. All the seasonal winners will be considered further for the annual festival by the programing committee of the festival. In the meantime, the seasonal winners are promoted through MIFF to film industry professionals and artists working in media. It is our pleasure to announce the latest winners of MIFF.

Best Narrative Feature

Let's get lost

Director: François Pirot

Best Narrative Short:

Ohskennón:ten Owí:ra (Little Deer)

Director: Jonathan Elliott

Best Feature Documentary

River of Doubt

Director: Joel Pizzini

Best Short Documentary


Director: Aaron Joshua Weintraub

Best Independent Film

Wilding Country

Director: Sergio Roizenblit

Best Horror

Fog of War

Director: Steven Lundgren

Best Comedy

F*CK MARRY KILL Director: Suzanne Luna

Best Animation


Director: Michele Fasano

Best Web Series/TV Pilot


Director: Tommaso Caperdoni, Luca Bizzarri

Best Experimental

VICTIMS: Animal Within

Director: Agnieszka Lukasiak

Best Environmental Feature

Extinction Emergency Directors: Sigurjón (Joni) Sighvatsson, Scott Hardie (co-director)

Best Experimental Environmental

Garden State Director: Julie Langsam

Best Female Director

Three Birthdays

Director: Jane Weinstock

Best Human Rights

Luku Ngärra: The Law of the Land

Director: Sinem Saban

Best First-Time Short Filmmaker

Bach Ma Director: Darlene Huynh

Best Student Film

The Dark and The Safe

Director: Mirai Inoue Strand


Sally Leapt Out of A Window Last Night

Director: Tracy Spottiswoode

Best Music Video

Shoot The Lights Out

Director: Thomas Vogt, Oliver Charles, Loïc Jouenne

Honorable Mention Short Thriller

Street Walker

Director: Alessandro Russotti

Canadian Indie of the season

The Kind That Kills

Director: Alexander Cruz

Best Director of the season

Jacek Raginis

A Time For Summer

Best Cinematographer of the season

Dawn At Gougane Barra

Luke Morgan, Jake Morgan

Best Actor of the season

Kristos Andrews


Best Actress of the season

Mercedes Ruehl

The Nana Project

Best Editor of the season

Marcel Harte


Best Composer of the season

Michel Corriveau

Snow Angel

Best Youth Artist of the Season

Isla Grant

Best Unproduced Feature Script


Writer: Vince Grittani

Best Unproduced Short Script

ANN ARBOR pilot Vagina Dialogue

Writer: Richard Redlo

Best Scriptwriter of the season

A Beast Among Many Writer: Louise Deschamps


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