Indie film lovers were in for a treat as the New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) presented over 30 features last week. The event, sponsored by HBO, ended yesterday with a ceremony honoring the best films in the categories including, “Best Short” and “Best International Feature.” The prizes varied and included up to $5,000 in cash. Not a bad way to end the festival!
Here’s the list of NYILFF winners:
Best Short: Pescadora
Best Domestic Feature: Under My Nails
Best International Feature: El Rumor De Las Piedras
Best Directo: Alejandro Bellame Palacios for El Rumor de Las Piedras
Best Documentary: El Medico: The Cubaton Story
NYLIFF Short Film Competition Winner: The Acting Lesson
Will you be checking any of these films out?