Transgender Film Festival 2016 announces awards

The audience of the Transgender Film Festival in Kiel/Germany
had a great time April 14 – 17, and voted for these films:

Best Film of the Year:
HER STORY directed by Sydney Freeland
http://herstoryshow.com

See first episode below and following awards:

Her Story is a 6-episode new-media series that looks inside the dating lives of trans & queer women as they navigate the intersections of desire & identity.

In this episode, Violet, a waitress in Los Angeles, is approached by a reporter named Allie for a story about transgender women. Paige, an attorney for Lambda Legal, works on a case representing a trans woman who was denied entry into a women’s shelter.

Watch episode 2 here: http://bit.ly/20DafJ4

Best Trans-Performance:
Khaleb Brooks in BOXX https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJofqAGhGrGTUm0EudIgjqg
Angelica Ross in HER STORY

Best Documentary:
THE PEARL OF AFRICA by Jonny von Wallström
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ohF-gHOY2E

Best Song:

“Toyland“ by Mya Taylor in TANGERINE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95PnXKMFFKk

Best Poster:
THE DANISH GIRL

Best Websites for Movies:
http://www.dragmovie.com
http://pearlofafrica.tv
http://www.thestonewallmovie.com

Best short film:
VESSELS by Arkasha Stevenson
http://www.vesselsthefilm.com

Best Trans-Performance in a short film:
Diamond Cruz in VESSELS

Will Krisanda in BROTHERS S02 E01
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l7M8O-minkI

Best short Documentary:
ELISE by Evan Sterrett and Jo Bradlee
http://www.elisethefilm.com
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGNckZzdMtE

 

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