Archive for October 12th, 2007

More Local Sightings party pictures!

October 12, 2007


Local Sightings 2007 Award Winners

October 12, 2007

The 10th Annual Local Sightings Film Festival is a wrap!

Thanks to everyone who participated — our volunteers, filmmakers, sponsors, staff, audiences, jurors — we could not have done it without you!

Congratulations are also in order for our 2007 winners! Every year, Local Sightings awards one feature film and one short film with a cash prize. Outstanding films are selected for inclusion in the competition by festival programmers, and competing films are viewed by our esteemed guest jurors during the festival. The winning feature filmmaker will receive $4,000 in cash and a theatrical run at Northwest Film Forum. The winning short filmmaker will receive $1,700 in cash, public exhibition at Northwest Film Forum and $1,000 of studio time and equipment rental.

And the winners are…

Best Feature:
All My Love
Director Brian Short

Best Short:
Fortune Hunters
Director Thom Harp

Check out some photos from the festival on our Flickr page. There are also some more great party photos (with Karen Black!) here.

Best Film Of The Year?

October 12, 2007