SXSW 2011 Film Awards

Jury and audience award winners announced

<i>Dragonslayer</i>
Dragonslayer

Jury Awards

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Grand Jury Winner: Dragonslayer (Director: Tristan Patterson)

Best Editing: Where Soldiers Come From (Editors: Kyle Henry & Heather Courtney)

Best Cinematography: Dragonslayer (Director of Photography: Eric Koretz)

<i>Natural Selection</i>
Natural Selection

Best Score/Music: The City Dark (Music by: The Fishermen Three, Ben Fries)

NARRATIVE FEATURE

Grand Jury Winner: Natural Selection (Director: Robbie Pickering)

Breakthrough Performances: Evan Ross (96 Minutes), Rachael Harris (Natural Selection), Matt O'Leary (Natural Selection)

Best Screenplay: Natural Selection (Writer: Robbie Pickering)

Best Editing: Natural Selection (Editor: Michelle Tesoro)

Mothersbane
"Mothersbane"

Best Cinematography: A Year in Mooring (Director of Photography: Elliot Davis)

Best Score/Music: Natural Selection (Music by: iZLER, Curt Schneider)

SHORT FILM

Narrative Shorts: "Pioneer" (Director: David Lowery)

Documentary Shorts: "Mothersbane" (Director: Jason Jakaitis)

Animated Shorts: "THE WONDER HOSPITAL" (Director: Beomsik Shimbe Shim)

<i>Kumaré</i>
Kumaré

Music Videos: Hollerado, "Americanarama" (Director: Greg Jardin)

Texas Shorts: "8" (Director: Julie Gould & Daniel Laabs)

Time Warner Cable & Ovation Young Filmmaker Scholarship for Texas High School Shorts: "( __ )" (Director: Chad Werner)

Audience Awards

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Kumaré (Director: Vikram Gandhi)

NARRATIVE FEATURE

SXSW 2011 Film Awards

Natural Selection (Director: Robbie Pickering)

SPOTLIGHT PREMIERES

Becoming Santa (Director: Jeff Myers)

EMERGING VISIONS

Weekend (Director: Andrew Haigh)

SXSW Film Design Awards

EXCELLENCE IN POSTER DESIGN

<i>Green</i>
Green

Silver Bullets (Designer: Yann Legendre)

Audience Award Winner: Green (Designer: Adrian Kolarczyk)

EXCELLENCE IN TITLE DESIGN

Blue Valentine (Designer: Jim Helton)

Audience Award Winner: Blue Valentine (Designer: Jim Helton)

SXSW Special Awards

SXSW WHOLPHIN AWARDS

"The Eagleman Stag" (Director: Mikey Please)

SXSW CHICKEN & EGG EMERGENT NARRATIVE WOMAN DIRECTOR AWARD

Sophia Takal for Green

LOUIS BLACK LONE STAR AWARD

Incendiary: The Willingham Case (Directors: Steve Mims & Joe Bailey Jr.)

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KEYWORDS FOR THIS STORY

SXSW Film, Dragonslayer, Tristan Patterson, Where Soldiers Come From, Kyle Henry, Heather Courtney, Eric Koretz

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