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Welcome to the Portland Short Film Fest

 Portland Short Fest is a bi-annual festival held in the Pacific Northwest and open to all filmmakers regardless of geographical location, budget, or experience 

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AWARD WINNERS FOR JANUARY 2020

January 2020 nominees, winners, and honorable mentions

BEST FILM 

To No End 

A.M.A.   

Voicemails   

Crosscut   

Silent Train 

WINNER: VOICEMAILS 


BEST DIRECTOR 

Terance Miller - This is Cindy 

Peter Ebanks - A.M.A.

 Ian Stout - To No End 

Zach Neumann - Voicemails 

David Traynor – Where is Freddie Walters 

WINNER: TERANCE MILLER – THIS IS CINDY 


BEST ACTOR 

Thomas McKean   

Antonio Jeffries   

Christopher Rybka   

Dajon Green 

Kevin Walton 

WINNER: ANTONIO JEFFRIES 


BEST ACTRESS 

Mara Scherzinger 

Tami Dixon

Alex Fisher 

Aycil Yeltan 

Christine Milo 

WINNER: AYCIL YELTAN 


BEST STORY 

Silent Train 

The Funeral Dancer 

Last Night 

Valentine's Day 

Garbage 

WINNER: SILENT TRAIN 


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY 

Voicemails 

Crosscut 

Explorers 

To No End 

The Funeral Dancer 

WINNER: TO NO END 


BEST SOUND DESIGN 

To No End 

Topanga 

The Romp 

The Ocean's Choice 

Cypher 

WINNER: TO NO END 


BEST EDITING 

Last Night 

To No End 

Explorers 

Hella Vegan 

Crosscut 

WINNER: LAST NIGHT


BEST DOCUMENTARY 

Cypher 

Crypto-now 

How to Bend Concrete is 108 easy steps 

Las Vegas Bender 

WINNER: LAS VEGAS BENDER 


BEST ANIMATED SHORT 

Roarrrr: the Beast King's Great Discovery 

Deadly Drive-in Disaster 

It's a car wreck, sweetie 

WINNER: DEADLY DRIVE-IN DISASTER 


BEST STUDENT FILM 

Mental Facade 

Fish Love 

When in the Woods 

Carly's Song 

WINNER: FISH LOVE

MOST ORIGINAL CONCEPT 

Last Night 

Tumbleweed 

The Romp 

The Funeral Dancer 

The Blue Marble 

Everything is Fine 

WINNER: THE FUNERAL DANCER 


BEST USE OF HUMOR 

Hella Vegan 

Contacts 

Valentine's Day 

Lov Gov2 

You Have Arrived 

INNER: HELLA VEGAN 


BEST SCI-FI SHORT 

The Blue Marble 

The Romp 

Tumbleweed 

Explorers 

Haven 

WINNER: EXPLORERS 


BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY 

Again, but Right This Time 

The Animal Sleigh 

The Right Fork

Joe, Joe and Joe

WINNER: AGAIN, BUT RIGHT THIS TIME 


HONORABLE MENTIONS for the following films in a variety of categories.   

Where is Freddy Walters 

A.M.A. 

You Have Arrived 

Mental Facade 

Crosscut 

The Blue Marble 

Contacts 

Tumbleweed 

When in the Woods 

Valentine's Day 

Everything is Fine

 How to Bend Concrete in 108 Easy Steps 

The Romp 

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Each session we feature judges from around the world from the entertainment industry

Each session we feature judges from around the world from the entertainment industry.