Trenton Film Society

2015 Trenton Film Festival

Wednesday, June 10 – Sunday, June 14, 2015

 

The Trenton Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s awards:

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT:
Unafraid: Voices from the Crime Victims Treatment Center
(New York, US, Dir. Karin Venegas, 44m)

DOCUMENTARY SHORT, HONORABLE MENTION:
That Bites!
(Illinois, US, Dir. Jack Yonover, 34m)

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
Shoulder The Lion
(New York, US, Dir. Erinnisse and Patryk Rebisz, 74m)

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT:
The Bravest, the Boldest
(California, US, Dir. Moon Molson, 17m)

NARRATIVE SHORT, HONORABLE MENTION:
Blue eyed boy
(Iran, Dir. Masoud Soheili, 18m)

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE:
Scammerhead
(Canada, Dir. Dan Zukovic, 105m)

NARRATIVE FEATURE, HONORABLE MENTION:
The Cart
(Bangladesh, Dir. Ashraf Shishir, 76m)

BEST ANIMATED FILM:
The Sound of Road
(Iran, Dir. Barzan Rostami, 3m)

BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM / NEW MEDIA:
Materia
(Russia, Dir. Natalia Naftalieva, 69m)

AUDIENCE CHOICE:
The Joke’s On You
(New Jersey, US, Dir. Ron Saunders, 25m)

JAMES SOLHEIM AWARD FOR BEST FILM:
Shoulder The Lion
(New York, US, Dir. Erinnisse and Patryk Rebisz, 74m)

Audience Choice Award winners Ron Saunders (far left) and Adrian Colon (2nd from right), with Trenton Film Society's Dan Preston (2nd from left) and David Henderson (far right).

Audience Choice Award winners Ron Saunders (far left) and Adrian Colon (2nd from right), with Trenton Film Society’s Dan Preston (2nd from left) and David Henderson (far right).

See more details on the 2015 Trenton Film Festival.


 

2015 Season

Riot on the Dance Floor: Wednesday, 2/11 – Friday 2/13

Riot on the Dance Floor: The Story of Randy Now and City Gardens brings to life
the gritty story of one of New Jersey’s most infamous clubs and its larger
than life promoter. City Gardens was a venue for underground music and during
its time it traversed the entertainment spectrum; from the comedy of Henny
Youngman to Nine Inch Nails, New Order to Nirvana. Read more.

Oscar Shorts: Thursday, 2/19 – Saturday, 2/21

The ever popular screening of Oscar Short entries in run-up to Sunday, 2/22 Oscar awards ceremony. Read more.

International Film Festival: Thursday, 4/9 – Saturday, 4/11

Compelling, poignant, sometimes funny stories, both true and fiction, from around the world are screened at the International Film Festival. Experience some of the most exquisitely beautiful and thought-provoking film that we screen! Read more.

Trenton Film Festival: Wednesday, 6/10 – Sunday, 6/14

Unparalleled in diversity of subject matter, technique and filmmaker intention, films range from narrative features and documentaries to new media such as music video and web series.   See work from accomplished filmmakers, students and filmmakers just starting out.  A great opportunity to explore a wide breadth of film, meet many of the filmmakers and discover the local Trenton filmmaking scene! Read more.