GREG GEWICKEY 

VP EMERGING TECHNOLOGY


​THE FINE ARTS FILM FESTIVAL IS A PREMIER SHOWCASE FOR INDEPENDENT FILM HELD ANNUALLY In los angeles, CALIFORNIA. 

BEST FEATURE DOCUMENTARY, BEAUTY & RUIN
DIR: MARC DE GUERRE (CANADA)

BEST ANIMATED FILM, FANTASY ON SARABANDA
DIR: GUDBJORG HLIN GUDMUNDSDOTTIR (ICELAND)

BEST STUDENT FILM, LIGHT SIGHT
DIR: SAID M. TABATABAEI (IRAN)





2017 AWARD WINNING FILMS!

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PRESENTED BY THE VENICE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART ​THE FINE ARTS FILM FESTIVAL is dedicated to showing the finest films in the world about art, photography, collectors and artists of all

mediums in and out of their studios, galleries, museums, public art, and alternative art spaces.

Come visit the western capital of the art world - LOS ANGELES, California. 



BEST DIRECTOR - Dimitris Koutsiabasakos
YANNIS KASTRITSIS: A MAN AND HIS SHADOW

(GREECE)


BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM - INNUENDO
DIR: SAARA LAMBERG (FINLAND)
  
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM - SACRIFICE
DIR: YARON DOTAN (USA)
  

 







FAFF 2016 AWARD WINNING FILMS!      

BEST DIRECTOR,  SILENCE AFTER THE STORM - SARGON SAADI
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE FILM,  DARK PROGRESSIVISM
BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM,  ALL SEASONS BECOME ONE
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM SERIES,  TateShots
BEST ANIMATED FILM,  ABOUT DEATH

BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM,  VICTUS VERSUS - CONTINENTAL DRIFT           
BEST EXPERIMENTAL DOCUMENTARY,  THE HATCH HOUSE
BEST STUDENT FILM,  COLETTE AND THE ROOM B-12
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY,  A BOY'S DREAM

DANIEL WOOD AUDIENCE AWARD,  LEGS: A BIG ISSUE IN A SMALL TOWN


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BEST NARRATIVE SHORT - AMAZONES
DIR: IOANA MATEI (ROMANIA)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - SAVAGE SLEEP

TEO MANIACI
DIR: OSCEOLA REFETOFF (USA)

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT - COME TO THE EDGE
DIR: SOPHIE PEGRUM (USA)


​DANIEL WOOD AUDIENCE AWARD, LOVE BITE
DIR: JAMES SCOTT (UNITED KINGDOM)

​JURI KOLL

ARTIST / DIRECTOR

​DANI DODGE

ARTIST

CLICK ON OUR 2018 JUDGES TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THEM!

​BARBARA KOLO

ARTIST

MARK RICKARD

PRODUCER / VR 


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JOHN HOGG

PRODUCTION DESIGNER


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PRODUCER


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