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.

 


2011 Student Film Award Winners

 Student Film Awards Ceremony 2011


African American

East Region Winner

Faren Humes of FSU for "Our Rhineland"

East Region Jury Award 

Taofik Kolade of NYU for "The Binding of Ishmael"

West Region Winner

Gerard McMurray of USC for "Battle Buddy "

West Region Jury Award

Channing Godfrey Peoples of USC for "Red"

 


Asian American

East Region Winner

Chun-Yi Hsieh of NYU for "Bian Zi "(Braid)

East Region Jury Award

Johnny Ma of Columbia Univ. for "Play"

West Region Winner

Soham Mehta of Univ. of Texas at Austin for "Fatakra"

West Region Jury Award

Roshan Murthy of Univ. of Texas at Austin for "Double Rainbow"

 


Latino

East Region Winner

David Liz of FSU for "Luz"

East Region Jury Award

Julio Vargas of Hampshire College for "The Wall That Binds Us"

West Region Winner

Richard Parkin of UCLA for "Contra El Mar" (Against the Sea)

West Region Jury Award

Carlos Marques-Marcet of UCLA for "The Yellow Ribbon"

 


Woman

East Region Winner

Bora Kim of Columbia Univ. for "The Recorder Exam "

East Region Jury Award

Annalisa Vozza of CCNY for "Alex"

West Region Winner

Mitsuyo Miyazaki of USC for "Tsuyako"

West Region Jury Award

Ali Scher of USC for "The Maiden and the Princess"

 


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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