DGA Student Film Awards

 


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.

 


2005 Student Film Award Winners

 


African American

Winner

Ya'Ke Smith of University of Texas at Austin for "Hope’s War"

Honorable Mention

Andre Mallette, Jr of UCLA for "Closer"


Asian American

Winner

Jenn Kao of UCLA for "Outside


Latino

Winner

Cristy Paez of Florida State University for "My Golden Cage"

Honorable Mention

Veronica Shamo-Garcia of USC for "De Las Calles"


Woman

Winner

Jennifer Arzt of Florida State University for "Cake"

Honorable Mention

Susan Bell of Florida State University for "The Resurrectionist"


Contact
Rippinpal Sindher
Manager, Committee Events
For more information please email:
studentfilmawards@dga.org
DGA Student Film Awards - Eligible Schools

Click here to review the list of schools eligible for the 2018 Awards.

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