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Festival Director Eric Trenkamp announcing the award winners.
Art of Brooklyn Film Festival Winners Announced

(released 6/16/2016)

The Art of Brooklyn Film Festival ran June 4-12 at venues throughout Brooklyn.  All of the films had a component related to the borough.  The festival finished with an awards ceremony on Sunday, June 12 at St. Francis College.

Festival Executive Director Joseph Shahadi opened the ceremony and Festival Director Eric Trenkamp emceed and doled out awards.  All the winners received hand crafted plaques.  Below are the winners.  Click here to view photos from the awards ceremony.

Animation: THINK INK - Directed by Wally Chung
Narrative Super Short: FIRST NIGHT OUT - Directed by Will Mayo
Dark Side Award: PHOTO OP - Directed by Dave Solomon
Narrative Feature: LIFE OF SIGNIFICANT SOIL - Directed by Michael Irish
Vanguard Award: SUPER FUN SHOW, WITH LEARNING! - Directed by Lexie Kahanovitz and Jim Tozzi
Narrative Short: ENDURO - Directed by Christopher Dillon
Documentary Short Subject: THE CHAMPION - Directed by Patrick McGowan
Documentary Feature: IN OUR BACKYARD - Directed by Danielle Rose
Best Director: BEHIND THE WALL - Directed by Bat-Sheva Guez
Audience Choice: IN OUR BACKYARD - Directed by Danielle Rose