Two hundred films were submitted to the 2011 Westport Youth Film Festivaland 50 were screened Saturday during the eighth-annual event. All films were made by high school students. The following are this year's festival winners. Congratulations to all!
Social Action Award : "See," directed by Molly Cinnamon and Miranda Kasher
Best in Connecticut Film : "Consequential Lies," directed by Alex Fjellberg Swerdlowe
Best Music Video : "Silent Riot," directed by Jake Kolton
Best Animation : "An Apple Ending Story," directed by Simone Giampaolo
Best Documentary : "Streeters," directed by Samantha Highsmith, Cassandra Taylor and Adriana Martinez
Best Experimental Film : "Moonsong," directed by Jane Urban
Best Comedy : "Ted a Ted," directed by Alec Winshel
Best Drama : "Light," directed by Matt Lindahl, Spencer Fox
Friend of WYFF Award : Debra Somerville
Excellence in Film Education : Dave Eger
Audience Choice Award : "See," directed by Molly Cinnamon and Miranda Kasher
Did you attend this year's film festival? What were some of your favorite films?
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