Our 2017 award winners

Congratulations to our 2017 award winners!

CHUO 89.1 FM Best Performance award – Eve Lemieux for Quand je serai parti (Dir. Justin Richard-Dostie)
Apt613 Best Screenplay award – Ana Horvat for Razgovor
Rickshaw Studios + Ottawa Rickshaws Best Director award – Ramey Newell for Insecta
Arlington Five Best Local Film award – Atlas World by Morgana McKenzie
Wilf & Ada’s Best Film award – Four Faces of the Moon by Amanda Strong

And thanks to our sponsors for donating all the kick-ass award prizes!

Published by christopherrohde

Christopher Rohde is a filmmaker, musician and curator from Ottawa. His video The Pink Ghosts (2006) was screened across Canada and was one of the first films selected for EnRoute, Air Canada’s in-flight film festival. Odd One Out (2014) was screened at festivals internationally and won awards for Best Film by an Emerging Filmmaker at the Jasper Short Film and Media Arts Festival and Best Director (Experimental) at the Ottawa Independent Video Awards. Christopher received his M.A. in Film Studies from Carleton University in 2007. He was a member of Available Light Screening Collective from 2006 – 2013, and Programmer at SAW Video Media Art Centre from 2010 – 2015, where he curated dozens of screenings, installations, exhibitions, performances and other projects. In 2014, he founded Mirror Mountain Film Festival, a platform for celebrating unique creative voices.