DGA Student Film Awards

 

The submission period for the 23rd Annual
DGA Student Film Awards is now closed.


Each year the Directors Guild of America holds its annual Student Film Awards for African-American, Asian-American, Latino, and women filmmakers. The awards, which bring the winners prizes of $2,500 from the DGA, are designed to honor, encourage, and bring attention to outstanding minority and women film students in film schools and other select universities.

You can browse through a year by year history of the DGA Student Film Awards by clicking on the timeline below to view winners and photos.

 



1996 Student Film Award Winners


African American

East Coast Winner

Geoffrey Fletcher of Columbia for "Magic Marker"

West Coast Co-Winner

Vern Anthony of UCLA for "The Second Time Around"

West Coast Co-Winner

Jennifer Haskin-O'Reggio of USC for "The Mirror Lied"

 


Latino

East Coast Winner

Alfredo Rodriguez de Villa of Columbia for "Joe's Egg"

West Coast Winner

Maria Cortinas of USC for "Go West"

 


Woman

East Coast Winner

Krista Whetstone of Columbia for "William"

West Coast Winner

Ramona Diaz of Stanford for "Spirits Rising"

West Coast Honorable Mention

Karin Thayer of USC for "Seed"


Contact
Ruby Sindher
Manager, Committee Events
(310) 289-2057
studentfilmawards@dga.org
2017 ELIGIBLE SCHOOLS
Download the PDF below to review the list of schools eligible for the 2017 Awards.
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