The 2015 SSFF Winners

Best Of Festival

Girls Night

























Best Regional Feature

A Life Not To Follow


Best Regional Short

Crossing Paths


Best Screenplay

Jason Miller

the loudest sound


Best Director

Chris Di Nunzio

A Life Not To Follow


Best Actor

Bret Roberts

The Perfect Husband


Best Actress

Johanna Gorton

the loudest sound

Audience Award Best Feature
Odd Brodsky


Best Of Festival Short

A Day Of Lucidity 
























Best Short

Figs of Italo


Best Foreign Film



Best Horror Feature

The Perfect Husband


Best Horror Short



Best Student Film



Best Experimental Film

The Atrocity Shoppe


Best Newcomer

Nika Z


Audience Award Best Short
One Year Lease

Best Feature

Lazarus Rising
























Best Cinematography 

Nolan Yee

A Life Not To Follow

Outstanding Achievement

Sari Gagnon

Women Only Film Project


Outstanding Achievement

Fiona Fright

Daddy Dearest


Best Documentary

Who Did It (Clue VCR)


Best Documentary Short

One Year Lease


SSFF Women In Film Award
Karyn Kusama

Audiene Award Best Horror Short

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. 


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