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2015 Award Winners

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2015 Official Selections

Joan’s Boys
Beyond the Divide
We AdVANCE – A Documentary Film on Patient Safety
I Want A Pair of High Heels
Transcending The Storm
Before the silence
CLEAVER’S DESTINY
All That Remains
Our Food Chain
Huicholes: The Last Peyote Guardians
Awaken
Decoding Baqtun
Send in the Clowns: Changing the Face of Humanitarian Aid
Lee’s 88 Keys
ONE HUNDRED MULES WALKING THE LOS ANGELES AQUEDUCT -ARTIST’S CUT 2015
Desmond Tutu: Children of the Light
What Is Synchronicity?
Cracking Your Creativity Code
LUBE JOB


Daylight Come
Defenders of Life
I Came Back
States of Grace
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OUR HEALING JOURNEY
The Sum Total of Our Memory: Facing Alzheimer’s Together
From Trauma to Peace
Poverty Inc.
The Shattered Mind
The Boatman
ALL IN HER STRIDE
Bastion of the Giants
You Put What in My Mouth?
Parts of Disease
Truth Has Fallen
From Suffering to Satori
Right Footed
You’re the Enemy – Welcome Back!
“It’s Better To Jump”
Kensho at the Bedfellow

The 13th Step
GENERATION A : Portraits of Autism and the Arts
When Giants Fall
THE KNIGHTS OF THE LAGOON
Black King
STAY AUBREY!
Enter The Faun
Famous Last Words
Pursuing Happiness
Life Under Siege
A Quest for Meaning
The Rainforests Are Under Threat
Rooted in Peace
Becoming Bulletproof
Hollywood Beauty Salon
The Forgiveness Journey
The Answer
Journey To A Miracle: Freedom from Insulin
The Z-Nail Gang

I Go Forward
Saruen
Emoticon
A Park Bench
Slum Dreams
Light of the Genji
Flutter
Umudugudu! Rwanda 20 years on
Putting The Ribbon Back On
The Bridge
When the Fall Comes
Sin Frontera (Without Boundary)
“If The Trees Could Talk”
GREEN MEMORIES
Hood Bruthas
Hans
I’ve just had a dream
THE AUTUMN OF ZAO
The El Salvador Incident
RETNO’S REFUSAL
Should Tomorrow Be
New Rules for End of Life Care
The Importance of Lios
GOOD WORDS
The Blazing Heart
Tick-Tock
Growing Strong

Jax
Purple Heart
953K: Inspiring Action Against Cyberbullying PSA
Look At Me: Celebrating The Authentic You PSA
Fort: A Spearfish Canyon Rhapsody
“It Takes Movement To Create Change”
Bumblebees
Disconnected
My Christmas Wish
Moments of Clarity
Pedestrian Crossing
Mystery Weight
Minding Our Own
Life is for Living
Heat Wave
The Fairytale Syndrome
Someone Else
The Edge of Impossible
The Voice in the Head
Appalachia – Mountaintop to Moonscape
The Definition Of Autism
Rhizophora
The Karma of Happiness
And Counting
Red Path
Where has Love Gone? Music Video

Laid To Rest Music Video
Last Night in Edinburgh
What You Love Most Music Video
Talgar the Hunter
Tempest
Father
THE POWER OF SOUND (SONIC SOUL CHOIR)
Angry Ray
Katie
Last Pyramid
Spirit
Choice “Mother”
A Ferguson Story
A Certain Kind of Light
The Weight of Sadness
Carte Blanche
Taper
NOW HERE
Colors
Beyond the Shelter
Cre8tive Differences
Calming Dysphoria
Shallow Waters: The Public Death of Raymond Zack
The Case of Conrad Cooper

Sovereign’s Water
The Healing Song
Killing My Girl
The Emotional Dimensions of the James River
Metamorphosis
For The Records
Welcome
Awaken
TAPE
Fragmentation (Traffic)
The Discussion
In the Shadows
Picking Up the Pieces
Disconnected
DISSONANCE
El Cacao
On a Knife Edge
I Miss You Mommy
Cacophony
Tempest
Eigengrau
Eunoia
Beneath Paradise
Audition Colorée (Hearing Colour)
We Are Coming Across
The Homeless Prayers Project

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46, XX
Adventures of Malia
An Exercise From Winter Count
Apocalyspe – Prologue and Human Creation
Atarraya
Baobabs between Land and Sea
Broken Compass
Come Back Jeetu
COMMON MAN
Don’t You Love Me?
El Gringo Schindler
ESCAPES
Farewell to Factory Towns?
Grazers: A Cooperative Story
In A Cobweb
Laguna Beach Eco Heroes
Le Conte des sables d’or
Learning Circle
Lena’s World
Lia
Mandorla
My Pilot , Whale

One Love for All
Pilgrimage
Quarter Life Coach
Soil, Struggle and Justice: Agroecology in the Brazilian Landless Movement
TELL THE CHILDREN THE TRUTH
The face of a soul
The Genesis of a Sculpture
The IBUR Connection
The Light at Walden
The Wait
Traces of Memory
Vegas Vikings
We Are The Ones
We, Aging Women
Weeping Ashes
Where’d you go Jonathan?
Zen Archery with Bodhihanna
A Course in Miracles – Enlightenment or Bust!
When the Party Ends
The Cutting Edge: Climate and the People of the Caribou

Eco Yard
La Tierra Que Yo Amo (Land That I Love)
Space Racer
24-Hour Doorman
The Givers
Death of a Role Model
The Tribute
The Key For Hope
Maturity
HALFWAY HOME
THE TWO OF US
Yes, Paradiso!
Going Home
A Vision of Angels
Heroman
AUDUBON
Magic of the Moon
Carol




2014 Award Winners

Youth Awards:
Music Video: No Trace-Promise Tomorrow
Film: ROTFL

Student Film:
Short: Between These Flames
Feature: Tears and Blood Behind Made in China

Audience Award:
My Aunt Kim

Music Video:
In Everyone’s Eyes

Emerging Filmmaker Award:
Short: Judgement Call
Feature: Lone Prophet

Uplifting Short:
Room 19
Uplifting Feature:
The Starfish Throwers
(by Synergy TV)

Audience Awards:
Feature: The Kingdom Within and Love Bomb (tie)
Short: Silver Tsunami

Jury Awards:

Narrative Short: Dandelion Dreams, Grace of A Stranger (tie)
Documentary Short: Hope to Heal: The Universal Maps

Narrative Feature: Red Passage
Documentary Feature: The Starfish Throwers

Activist Award:
From The Sky

Script Awards:
First Place: A Noble Truth
Second Place: The Connect
Third Place: The Beauty of Letting Go


2014 Official Selections

The Starfish Throwers
Crossroads: Labour Pains of a New Worldview
Connected by Coffee
Tricky Bidness
When My Sorrow Died: The Legend of Armen Ra & the Theremin
Water Blues Green Solutions
No Evidence of Disease
Mobile in Black and White
Nearly Really Me
Hard Way Home
Moving From Emptiness: The Life and Art of a Zen Dude
What ate my mum? and will it eat me?
The Amazing You
Freedom From Choice
Healing My Sister: Detox
Furthest From the Wild
AMCHI
Lone Prophet
Something You Can Call Home
The Immigration Paradox
Find Your Way
No Daylight
Red Passage


Meditation, Creativity, Peace
Pump
Dancing With Thoreau
The Chikukwa Project
The Kingdom Within
Voices
Art as a Weapon
Project: ICE
Part & Parcel a Yoga documentary Satsang
One: A Story of Love and Equality
The Collective Evolution III: The Shift
Love Bomb
In The Beginning There Was Light
The Hill
The Revival of Jewish Poland
Risky Business: A Look Inside America’s Adult Film Industry
Scarred Lands & Wounded Lives—The Environmental Footprint of War
Walk, Talk, Dance, Sing
Yoga Maya

Farm City
Hope on the Horizon
But It Doesn’t Have Me
Diego
Bordering on Treason
Grace of a Stranger
“Changing Minds at Concord High School”
Flux: Redefining Women’s Surfing
Great White Shark
ML4: A Rare and Devastating Disease
Silver Tsunami
From the Sky
Threatened: The Controversial Struggle of the Southern Sea Otter
Judgement Call
Healing the Human Being Using the Universal Diagnostic Maps
First Do No Harm
Heal! Veterans Speak About PTSD
Ripple Effect

As it Used to Be
Killed to Order
Preparing for Life
Impulse
The Mural
A Place Called Hope
Mindfulness and the Triune Brain
High Hopes
Dandelion Dreams
Plundering Tibet (Scarring the Surface)
The Invisible Peak
My Aunt Kim
Savage Hero
Pending
Operation Poppyseed
The Healing of Heather Garden
Different Not Less
Tamale Lesson
Saint Dee Dee
Susan and Rose

Doorway
Room 19
Incognito Witch: Paint My Life
Like A Circle in Water
The Salima Project
Bogotá, Bacatá, who Knows
Impermanence
The Conversation
Cowtown Keeylocko
Algeria- A Humanitarian Expedition
The Better Half
From the Sky
What Future?
Optimistic Chaos
Run Out
CHANGE: The Life Particle Effect

A Purrfect Pair
From Farm to Table
Flaws
Changing Identity
ROTFL
Lunch with Yoshi
Between These Flames
Resilience for Veterans I, II, III
A Teen’s Guide to Understanding and Communicating with People with Autism

Tears and Blood Behind Made in China
Expect Resistance
Scapegoat
Lizzy
Baila!
Tapped Out: Unearthing the Global Water Crisis

Drown the Alarm
In Everyone’s Eyes
Promise Tomorrow
One Short Text
One Light

Boomerang The Great
The Night Witches
Grace
Wild Mind 1 teleplay
The Jesus Lawyer
The Connect
I Will Show You Mexican
The Beauty of Letting Go
A Noble Truth
Lookin’ Up




2013 Award Winners

Merit Award of Awareness Winners:
My Name Was Bette
Motorbike Midwife
Dear Someone
Yangsi
Choice Point – Align Your Purpose
SAVING 10,000 – Winning a War on Suicide in Japan:
Ashley Waits
Swingman
Things We Don’t Talk About: Women’s Stories from the Red Tent
DIALOGUE IN NIGERIA: Muslims & Christians Creating Their Future
The Miracle Man
Febrero, el miedo de los galgos
I used to dance

Generation Green
Things Fall Apart: An Arctic Story
“High School Lessons”
CHAR… the No-Man’s Island
Spaghetti für Zwei
One Ocean: The Changing Sea
One Ocean: Mysteries of the Deep
In the Shadows
Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds
Delta 180: Changing Lives in the Mississippi Delta
Second Class Citizen
Elegy for a Revolutionary
Goose Family
Pedro Opeka: The Friend of the Poor:
Above the Smoke
A Perfect Day
The Affect Theory


2013 Official Selections

420: The Documentary
Authority and Expectations
Beauty and the Breast
C: A Celebration of Life
California Winter
Charity
Conscious Love
Conspiracy Rising
Driving Blind
Earth Meets Wind
Even Me
Femme
G-Dog
Genetic Roulette
Home
Hungry for Change
J&J


Medium
My Way to Olympia
One Couch at a Time
One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das
Overdraft
Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey
Read Me Differently
Red Reign
Ride a Wave: “Live and Love It Up”
Sacred Journey of the Heart
Sirius
Talking Story
The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Coverup
The Paw Project
The People & The Olive
Things We Don’t Talk About
Wings of Life

Alchemy
Awakening World
Bittersweet
Breathe Life
Candyland
Cardboard
Connected
Diminished Chords
Disorder
El Usurpador de Zapatos
Graceland Girls
Half Good Killer
Hark
Haunted Waters
In Her Boots
Le Petit Chef
Learning Through Service
Leaving Our Mark

Life With Lupus
Look Up !
Mr. Wiggles
Muladhara
No Regrets
Not Anymore: A Story of Revolution
On Ramp
Over Troubled Waters
Party Politics
Prophecy of the Seeress
Sahaya
See Me
Stalled
Stigma
Still Time
The Ascension
The Invincible Cure
The Most Beautiful Thing

The Recyclist
There is No Place for You Here
This Dewdrop World
Top of the World
Tres Veces Mojado
Trigger Warning
Turning Point
Unlimited
Wheelchair Diaries
Woof
Yoga Gives Back
You Bring Something Back
Undocumented Dreams

My Best Friend
Young Voices for the Planet











A Quest for Peace
Let Your Light Shine
Lights Out!
Recipe for Love
Sebastian
Second Chance










2011 Award Winners

Script Winners:
3 Awards of Excellence from 10 finalists
The Enlightenment of Swaroop Jones by Drew Freeman
A Tale of Water by Jason Wallach
SEARCHING FOR INDIE by Michael Orton
Audience Award Winners:

Feature (Tie)
Flesh: Bought and Sold in the U.S.
Get Real! Wise Women Speak
Short (Documentary)
Off the Streets

Short (Narrative – Tie)
Dreaming in a time of Hate
Noor

Award of Excellence:
The Invocation

Special Jury Awards:

Features:

Invisible Children’s Tony
Schooling the World
Discover the Gift
Kundilini
Vine of The Soul

Shorts:
LA MIRADA CIRCULAR
My Little Princess

2011 Official Selections

The Invocation
Schooling the World
Get Real! Wise Women Speak
Spitting Game
Discover The Gift (feature)
The Economics of Happiness
Death By Medicine
FLESH: Bought and Sold in the U.S.
American Faust: from Condi to Neo-Condi
Finding Light in the Darkness, reclaiming wholeness after a brain tumour
Atlantic Crossing: A Robots Daring Mission
Kundalini
Vine of the Soul


Who will stand?
Land der Kinder
Stepping into the Fire
TO in 24
Green washers
What did you do this summer?
The Test
Art from the Streets
My Brother Mike
So you’re Going Crazy
Healing Neen
Carbon Enemy No. 1
Why Us? Left Behind and Dying
RECONCILIATION: Mandela’s Miracle
Invisible Children: Tony

We Shall Not be Moved
Where Hope Works
Change the truth
Dog that runs in rough water
What’s Up?
Water for Mulobere
Lost & Found
Stars know our home
Positive to Positive
Darkened Horizons
What’s For dinner
BURMA: AN INDICTMENT
She’s My Superman
My Hero Report
Going with the Flow

Desert in Coffee House
Off the Streets
Land Lost, Culture Lost
Dreaming in a time of Hate
Sold
Starter Home
Hear Me
Rhythm of the Heart
3 hours
Doll Project
My Little Princess
Food for Thought
Amen
Save Earth, Save Us
Plastic Tide

EarthShip
Nation of Exiles
Twist of Fate
Butterfly Kisses
Wives of War: The Former Girl Soldiers of the Lord’s Resistance Army
Do men die of cancer or embarressment? discuss!
Noor
Buddy the AMAZING Pack Rat
Hidden Truth
La Mirada Circular
A Week in the Life of a Humanitarian Assistance Organisation
Land of the free
This is How you’ll make your bed in prison
The Edge of Joy

*awarded but not screened

The Last Days of Extraordinary Lives
Every 5 minutes
Animation: A palette of Possibilities
Los Extranos del Camino Inca
Malayaka House
Little John Country
Head to toe
Perfectly Realized Human Beings
Yasuni
Moribund
Synergy
A Dangerous Idea
Hide & Seek The Child
Out of Character
When John Yee Comes Marching Home
YASUNI – dos segundos de vida
Netlection
Volver al amor
Present Past Tomorrow

Pot Shop by Judah Ray Neiditch
LINKS: A Sports Spirit Quest by Christopher Canole
A Tale of Water by Jason Wallach
The Enlightenment of Swaroop Jones by Drew Freeman
Cocoon Crash by Kathleen Latlip
An Unknown Number of Millions by Carolfrances Likins
Halfway Home by David Schroeder
SEARCHING FOR INDIE by Michael Orton
A Russian Country Girl’s Pride by Andrey Tarnarutskiy
POOR MAN’S WAR by Jennifer Koon




2010 Award Winners

Grand Jury Winners:​
Documentary:
2012: TIME FOR CHANGE

Narrative:
BILAL’S STAND

Audience Award Winners:
Documentary:
MAY I BE FRANK

Narrative:
URFRENZ
Short Film:
Mother of the Year

Features:

For the Next 7 Generations

Zero Bridge
A Family Divided

No Numbers – Identity beyond measure
The Greater Meaning to Water

About Face
Divorcing God

Shorts:

Soft Power Health

Homeland
Battle for the Xingu

Trapped
Fading Away

The Art of Cher Lyn: A healing journey
Lychee Theives

Student Films:
11 Degrees
Denialism: the Death of Aids
A Broken System
Dream Camp Wyoming

Students Grades 6-12:
Cool & Composed

Music & Party Screenings Selections:
The Earth Within

2010 Official Selections

Green
FUEL
The Shark Con
2012: Time For Change
Between the Tides
American Colonies: Collapse of the Bee
Seed Hunter
For the Next 7 Generations
A Sea Change
Obamanation
Zero Bridge
Crossing Borders(Free Screening!)
Virtual JFK
Afghan Muscles
ReThink Afghanistan
Tibet: Murder in the Snow
Last Rights
A Family Divided
Return


Stayin’ Alive
Food Matters (Free Screening!)
Simply Raw(Free Screening!)
The Pack
May I Be Frank
Certain Adverse Effects
Music of the Brain
No Numbers – Identity beyond measure
The Greater Meaning to Water
Features: Spirit: Heart & Soul
Horse Boy Bilal’s Stand
URFRENZ
How I got Lost
About Face
Solo (Free Screening!)
One Hour Fantasy Girl
Divorcing God
Love’s Journey
Including Samuel

Green
Unlimited
Homegrown Revolution
Green Christmas
The Field On Beach Lane
Soft Power Health
Green Eco Machine
Eye to Eye
Awareness
Water First
Crab Feast or Famine
Ora E Anderson Soul of The Woods

Obamanation
Jobs For Rent
Sold in America
World Wheel
Homeland
Battle for the Xingu
A Hundred Dead People in My Truck
Shorts: Stayin’ Alive
Trapped
A Drop in the Bucket
Mission Possible
Fading Away
Namaste
Par Surprise
Std:PSA
Women of Monday Morning
MitoKids
Yoyo
Bob Seger Rocks!
Gurdjieff’s Movements

Spirit: Heart & Soul
Forgotten Coast
Diamond
The Art of Cher Lyn: A healing journey
Ronan’s Escape
Bingo
Al Buio
Fractured
Skylight
Lychee Theives
Cresendo
Saving Dad
Mother of the Year
Student Films
Deported
Deaf Perception
11 Degrees
Denialism: the Death of Aids
A Broken System
Handicaned
Pete & Caroline
Breathtaking
Cave
Dream Camp Wyoming
Uncertain
Coping
Students Grades 6-12
Cool & Composed
No Pity
Sharks Under Siege
In the Foot Steps of Yellow Women
A Cloud’s View of a Water Smart City
A War Story, A Love Story