PLAYA VISTA FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS Announcing
October 26, 2016 (datsyn.com) – The Playa Vista Film Festival is proud to announce the awards for the 2016 festival. The festival was held at Beach Dancer Films in conjunction with the Venice Media District and the Silicon Beach Film Festival and was held in Marina del Rey. The ribbon cutting event was held on October 22nd with the Chamber of Commerce and others from the community.
The awards were announced by the Festival at the after party in Marina del Rey at Beach Dancer Films.
BEST FEATURE – Shadow Directed By: Christopher M Geary
BEST DOCUMENTARY – Mandinga in Manhattan Produced and Directed By: Eric Marinho
BEST SHORT NARRATIVE – Becoming a Man Directed By: Jared Lara
BEST SHORT ANIMATION – GI Hospital Directed By: Jon Lewis
Festival Director Jon Gursha
Sandie West Co-Producer
Festival Programer Peter Greene
Marketing Director Eric Vollweiler
Playa Vista Film Festival has been created to promote independent films from around the world on the west side of Los Angeles. Playa Vista has emerged into one of the worlds largest technology and film hubs also called Silicon Beach. We are partnered with local venues to bring this new and exciting festival for local and International Independent Filmmakers. Playa Vista is proud to host independent filmmakers from around the world.