The 2016 Winners!

Audience Award Best Feature
Delusion

 

Audience Award Best Short
...but you look so good

 

Best Feature Film
Permanent

 

Best Short Film
Childhood Tears

 

First Time Female Filmmaker Fellowship
Christine Hunt

 

William Gerrity Award for Best Production
Es Rever - Sean Carmichael

 

SSFF Women in Film Award
Emilie Barbault, Sarah Barbault

 

Samuel Fuller Independent Spirit Award
Luigi Cozzi

 


 

Best Documentary
Joan

 

Best Comedy
Scary Little Fuckers

 

Best Experimental Film (Tie)
You're Just Projecting 
IDIOMS ORIGINS VOLUME 1

 

Best Horror Film Feature
Delusion

 

Best Horror Film Short
The Stylist

 

Best Foreign Short
Mindless

 

Best Foreign Horror Film
Hada

 

Best Director 
John Mosetich (Permanent)

 

Best Director Short
Emilie Barbault, Sarah Barbault (Childhood Tears)

 

Best Actor
David Graziano (Delusion)

 

Best Actor Short
Bruce Tessore (Childhood Tears)

 

Best Actress
Jami Tennile (Delusion)

 

Best Actress Short
Tennessee Maquignon (Childhood Tears)

Best Local Horror Short
Devil's Work

 

Best New England Film
Sisyphus

 

Best Newcomer (Tie)
Gwen Callahan
Carol Conley

 

Outstanding Achievement Award
From Grief to Gratitude

 

Outstanding Achievement Award
The Secret of the Woods

Check out the scenes from SSFF 2016

The Shawna Shea Film Festival celebrates independent films and the people who make them. Established in 2012 as a program of the Shawna E. Shea Memorial Foundation Inc., SSFF honors Shawna's unique independent spirit by bringing audiences films that share the same quality. 

 

The Shawna Shea Film Festival is a program of the Shawna E. Shea Memorial Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity. Visit our website at www.shawnafoundation.org.