Congratulations to the 2017 SSFF

Award Winning Filmmakers! 

Check out the scenes from SSFF 2017

Richard Griffin and Skip
We Are Family
Anna, Kate, Anthony & the Gerrity
Richard Griffin and company
Anthony Ambrosino
Lou Simon and Skip
Q and A time
Lou Simon wins Women In Film Award
Those Pink Stars
Starlite Scene
Laura, Skip, Colin
Happy Filmmakers
Anna and Laura Pepper
Laura fields questions
Mike Messier
Friends and Winners
At the QVCAH Art Center
Enku Gubaie!
Skip and Erin, the dynamic duo
Art Center Q and A
Cousins! Andrew, Erin, Stephen
Film Discussion at the Art Center
Madison Durand and Skip
Starlite Scene
Erin and her Ladies
Team Billy and John
Q and A at Starlite
John and Mara on the SSFF Team
Special Filmmakers at QVCAH
Dogged!
Erin, Gigi, Skip take a photo
Getting ready to watch at QVCAH
Starlite Scene
Namaste, Outcaste Q and A
Thank you QVCAH!
Kudos Manny and Lindsay
Awards Ceremony
Starlite Scene
Thank you Ryan Vahey, artist
Show time!
Patrick & Diana
Pre-show Day One
Andrew, Super-Projection-Man!
International Filmmakers

Special Achievement Award:

Eyes in the Back of Her Head 

by Madison Durand 

 

Best Newcomer Award:

Laura Pepper

Diana Porter

 

Best Student Film:

The Darlings

 

Best Experimental Film:

The Stag's Mirror

 

Women in Film Award:

Lou Simon

 

William Gerrity Award:

Anthony Ambrosino

 

Short Film Awards

 

Best Screenplay:

Bob Celli (Brooklyn in July)

Best Actor Short:  

Ryan McParland (Imbolc)

Best Actress Short: 

Ava Fratus (Snowflake

Best Director Short: 

Shelagh Rowan-Legg (Flow)

Best International Horror:

Mab

Best Horror Short:

Others Like You

Best International Short:

Unloved

Best Comedy Short:

Nobel Prize

 

Best New England Short:

Where We Meet

Best Short:

Apples

 

Documentary Awards

 

Best Director:

Colin and Laura Graham (Outcaste: The House that Carol Built)

Best Documentary:

Disregard the Vampire

 

Feature Awards

 

Best Screenplay:

Lenny Schwartz (Long Night in a Dead City)

Best Actor:

Sam Saunders (Dogged)

Best Actress:

Anna Rizzo (On the 7th Date)

Best Director Feature: 

Manny Serrano (Theta States)

Best Comedy Feature:

On the 7th Date

Best International Film:

Three The Movie

Best Horror Film:

Dogged

Best New England Film:

Long Night in a Dead City

Best Feature:

BX3M

 

 

Best Of Festival Awards

 

Best Of Festival Short:

Sad Ones

Best of Festival Documentary:

Outcaste: The House That Carol Built

Best of Festival Feature:

Theta States

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.