Top 10 Up-and-coming LGBTQ Filmmakers to Keep Your Eye On

Top 10 Up-and-coming LGBTQ Filmmakers to Keep Your Eye On

Audience Awards has chosen the Top Ten Up-and-coming LGBTQ Filmmakers from our extensive film library for you to keep an eye on. Become engaged, inspired, and support their projects. Ivan Olita Ivan Olita submitted his film Muxes to our LGBTQ Shorts Film Festival in...

Meet the Jury for the Shorty Shorts Film Festival!

Ernest Hemingway, a writer praised for his artistic economy, wrote a six-word short story that began a brevity movement: "For sale: baby shoes, never worn." This movement proves that filmmakers have so much more at their disposal than mere words. As a tribute, we have...

Meet the Jury for the Comedy Shorts Film Festival!

Audience Awards is incredibly excited to announce that we’ve selected our jury for the Comedy Shorts Film Festival – our panel includes some of the best minds in film and entertainment. Todd Gilchrist Todd Gilchrist is a film critic and entertainment journalist with...

2017 Adventure Shorts Film Festival Winners

Audience Awards invited filmmakers to submit to our 2017 Adventure Shorts Film Festival and our community of filmmakers did not disappoint! From a wide selection of submissions, our jurors selected three fantastic shorts that best embodied the meaning of adventure! In...

Filmmaker Spotlight- Troy Lucia

As a senior in high school, student filmmaker Troy Lucia submitted his film Insomnia to our dramatic shorts at the beginning of this year. In Lucia’s words, Insomnia follows “a man [who] goes psychotic after being awake for nearly a week.” It’s a fast-paced,...