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2019 Winners


Spirit Of Freedom Narrative


Doing Money (United Kingdom)

Director, Lynsey Miller

Genre: Thriller / Social

Cast: Anca Dumitra, Cosmina Stratan, Tom Glynn-Carney, Alan Leech, Alex Secareanu, Dragos Bucur, Voica Oltean, Alina Serban



Spirit Of Freedom Documentary

The Remix: Hip Hop X Fashion (USA)

Director, Lisa Cortés, Farah X

Genre: Music Documentary, Fashion

Cast: Misa Hylton, April Walker, Dapper Dan, Kerby Jean-Raymond


New Visions

Quest - The Truth Always Rises (USA)

Director, Santiago Rizzo

Genre: Drama, Coming Of Age

Cast: Lou Diamond Phillips (La Bamba), Lakeith Stanfield (Get Out, Atlanta), Dash Mihok (Ray Donovan), Betsy Brandt (Breaking Bad), Greg Kasyan (Netflix's Daybreak)


Short Film

The Wind Phone (USA, JAPAN)

Director, Kristen Gerweck

Genre: Drama, Thriller

Cast: Megumi Kabe, Hitoshi Masaki, Akari Harada, Yukina Takase, Linda Chung, Miho Ando, Hiroshi Watanabe, Natsuko Aoike

A phone booth on an ocean cliffside brings together seven strangers whose seemingly different conversations are connected by one harrowing reality. Based on true events. / Caribbean Premiere / Film Trailer


Honorable Mentions

Black Hat (USA)

Night Song (Hungary)

Silence (London)




Writer, Tabitha Ritchie (Bahamas)

Set in The Bahamas, the estranged daughter of an affluent rum-making family returns home following the disappearance of her younger brother. She grapples with her troubled past while a supernatural thread arises surrounding her missing brother.



48 hour competition winner

ATM, director Ophir Neymour Zonicle (Bahamas)

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