PIFF 2016 Winners

Grand Prix

Sinking of Sozopol — Directed by Kostadin Bonev

Best Director

Kostadin Bonev — Sinking of Sozopol

Best Feature Film

Despite the Falling Snow — Directed by Shamim Sarif

Best Screenplay

Angelo Orlando — Rocco Has Your Name

Best Cinematography

Konstantin Zankov — Sinking of Sozopol

Best Actor

Michele Venitucci — Rocco Has Your Name

Best Actress

Rebecca Ferguson — Despite the Falling Snow

Best Supporting Actor

Anthony Head — Despite the Falling Snow

Best Short Film

Cora — Directed by Kevin Maxwell

Best Experimental Film

NO SIGNAL — Directed by David Ellis

Best Animated Film

The Snow Queen 2 — Directed by Aleksey Tsitsilin

Best Comedy

Seth — Directed by Zach Lasry

Best Horror

Woods — Directed by Sean van Leijenhorst

Best Art Direction

Forgiveness — Directed by Rima Irani

Best Special Effects

Forgiveness — Directed by Rima Irani

Best Music Score

Green Lake — Directed by Derek Frey

Best Music Video

FIRE — Directed by Steven Lyon