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.

 



2001 Student Film Award Winners


African American

East Coast Winner

Tanya Steele of NYU for "Solace"

West Coast Co-Winner

Mobolaji Olambiwonnu of AFI for "The Visit"

West Coast Co-Winner

Lorin B. Coleman of Loyola Marymount for "Faith"

West Coast Honorable Mention

Malissa Strong of Los Angeles City College for "VWB" (Voting While Black)

 


Asian American

East Coast Winner

Anthony Ng of NYU for "..." (Dot Dot Dot)

West Coast Co-Winner

Nick Sivakumaran of USC for "Diwali "

West Coast Co-Winner

Chad S. Park of USC for "Up"

 


Latino

East Coast Winner

Cruz Angeles of NYU for "Abuela's Revolt"

West Coast Co-Winner

Jorge Gaggero of AFI for "A Piece of Earth"

West Coast Co-Winner

Carolina Vila-Ramirez of USC for "Roam"

West Coast Honorable Mention

Jose Ochoa of USC for "The Golden Rose"

 


Woman

East Coast Winner

Briget Bedard of NYU for "Baby"

West Coast Winner

Lori Lovoy-Goran of USC for "In Between Days"

West Coast Honorable Mention

Mary Louise Stoughton of Art Center College of Design for "Katherine"


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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