Winners

NRFF Amsterdam 2017 

 

Teaser Trailer for NRFF Amsterdam 2017 (International films)
 
Teaser Trailer for NRFF Amsterdam 2017 (LGBTQ films) .

 

BEST OF FEST (International)

Celebrating outstanding story-telling, acting, production and direction

LIMBO dir. Konstantina Kotzamani (Greece)

 

BEST OF FEST (LGBTQ)

Celebrating outstanding story-telling, acting, production and direction

IN THE MIRROR dir. Manuel Mercier (France, Canada)

 

NEW RENAISSANCE HUMANITY AWARD

An award that highlights and supports films that carry an important social message

BULLIED TO DEATH dir. Giovanni Coda (Italy)

BEST FEATURE FILM

SEAT IN SHADOW dir. Henry Coombes (UK)

BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM

CHAVELA dir. Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi (USA)

BEST INTERNATIONAL DRAMA

SILENCE dir. Dejan Mrkic (Australia)

BEST LGBTQ DRAMA

VICTORIA ROSANA MAITE dir. Inaki Velasquez and Pamela Hurtado (Chile)

BEST DRAMA from the Benelux 

NKOSI COIFFURE dir. Frederike Migom (Belgium)

BEST DIRECTOR (International)

Quarxx – A NEARLY PERFECT BLUE SKY (France)

BEST DIRECTOR (LGBTQ)

Luiza de Andrade – THE BOUNDARIES WITHIN (Brazil)

BEST COMEDY DRAMA

FAUX PAWS dir. Doug Bari (USA)

BEST SCIENCE FICTION DRAMA

CINEPHILIAC dir. Matthew Titchenor (Canada)

BEST THRILLER / FILM NOIR

FILS (SON) dir. Cyrus Neshvad (Luxembourg)

BEST HORROR FILM

BUZZCUT dir. Jon Rhoads (USA

BEST LGBTQ DRAMA (Youth)

APPROACHING dir. Tereza Pospisilova (Czech Rep.)

BEST ANIMATION FILM (LGBTQ)

FIFI VA À LA PLAGE dir. Kathryn Roake (USA)

BEST ANIMATION FILM (International)

MOON OF A SLEEPLESS NIGHT dir. Takeshi Yashiro (Japan)

BEST ASIAN DRAMA

SOUTHERN EDGE OF THE CLOUD dir. Ching Yan Alon CHAN (China, France, Hong Kong)

BEST FANTASY DRAMA

AIMER dir. Akiko Urasaki (Japan)

BEST MUSIC, DANCE OR EXPERIMENTAL FILM

INTRINSIC MORAL EVIL by Harm Weistera (Netherlands)

BEST DEBUT OR STUDENT FILM

PANTHERESS dir. Lydia-Maria Emrich (Germany)

BEST STORY

NOWHERE written by Taras Demian Groves (UK)

BEST FEMALE FILMMAKER (International)

Rena Dumont dir. DIE MUTPROBE (TEST OF COURAGE) (Germany)

BEST FEMALE FILMMAKER (LGBTQ)

Maria Guidone dir. KEEP YOU AROUND (Italy)

BEST ACTOR in an International Drama

Goran Šušljik – TATA (Austria)

BEST ACTOR in an LGBTQ Drama

Ajay Banks – ALWAYS (Australia)

BEST ACTRESS in an International Drama

Charly Thorn – SILENCE (Australia)

BEST ACTRESS in an LGBTQ Drama

Hetty Heijting – MY PIECE OF HAPPINESS (Netherlands)

BEST REALITY PERFORMANCE

LUCY dir. Melinte Reitzema (Netherlands, UK)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Shane Lennon – 3 FRIENDS (Ireland)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Jovana Stojiljkovic – TATA (Austria)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

David Pimm for 3 FRIENDS (Ireland)

BEST FEATURE SCREENPLAY

UNACCOMPANIED MINOR by Kitania Kavey (Netherlands, USA)

 

BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY

BOXCAR by David-Matthew Barnes (USA)

 

Festival Photos

WINNER’s laurel will be available soon.