CONGRATULATIONS

February 25th marks the end of third quarter qualifiers for DIFF’s 2019 Live Showcase Event. Quarterly Vitruvian Award Winners will go on to screen for their shot at the Leo Award.  STORYLINE Vitruvian recipients will likewise compete against other quarterly winners for The Leo in long and short format screenwriting.

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Vitruvian Award™ Winners

Feature Film

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Short Film

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Documentary

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Screenplay

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SCREENWRITING

  • MADRID – MICHAEL WELLS (FEATURE) – VITRUVIAN
  • HAND OF GOD – SHAMAN R. MILLS (FEATURE)
  • EBB / TIDE / FLOW – IGNACIO J. DURRUTY (SHORT)
  • A BACKWARD TALE – SHANNON TATE (FEATURE)
  • MIDNIGHT MOON – LINDSAY MILLER (FEATURE)
  • FRIENDS OR FOES – TIM QUINN (FEATURE)
  • RALPH WRECKED IT – ANDREW SULLIVAN (SHORT)
  • BIRDY – CASEY J. ADLER (STAGE PLAY)
  • DEAL BREAKER – LUKAS TATE (FEATURE)
  • SOMEBODY’S GIRL – MEAGAN MICHAELS (TV SPEC PILOT)
  • ALMOST – ELENA C. LOCKLEIS (SPEC PILOT)
  • RINGS OF SATURN – SAM WELSLY & RACHEL WELSLY (FEATURE)
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FEATURE FILM

THE GREAT ILLUSION
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Director: MARIA GABRIELA CARDENAS
Writers: OSCAR CARDENAS, MARIA GABRIELA
Producers: AMY WILLIAMS, OSCAR CARDENAS, MARIA GABRIELA CARDENAS

RWANDA
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Director: RICCARDO SALVETTI
Writers: RICCARDO SALVETTI, MARCO CORTESI, MARA MOSCHINI
Producers: MASSIMO GARDINI, MARCO CORTESI

TERROLUN AND LUNLUN
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Director: HIROYUKI MIYAGAWA
Writer: TOMOKO KAWANOUE
ProducerS: YUKI OKUNO, TOHRU MISHIMA

MADHA
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Director: SRIVIDYA BASAWA
Writer: PRASHANTH SAGAR ATLURI
Producer: INDIRA BASAWA

SHORT FILM

A PSALM OF SIGHT
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Directors: JULIAN CURI, ROCCO AMBROSIO
Writer: JULIAN CURI
Producers: JULIAN CURI, ROCCO AMBROSIO, STEVEN TSAI

SECRET SQUIRREL
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Director: J.T. WILLIAMS
Writer: J.T. WILLIAMS
Producers: J.T. WILLIAMS, BECCA TOLSTOY

BUT FIRST, COFFEE.
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Director: MIKE W. PATTERSON
Writers: MIKE W. PATTERSON, BLAKE HILL
Producers: MIKE W. PATTERSON, LEA WARD, KATLYN PERRY

RECEDING
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Director: DARIO CAUDANA
Writer: DARIO CAUDANA
Producers: DARIO CAUDANA, NICK TYSON

TOO FAR GONE
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Director: MARK NEWTON
Writers: TIMOTHY HAUG
Producers: TIMOTHY HAUG

SAM'S CLUB
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Director: SAM NICHOLS
Writer: SAM NICHOLS
Producers: MILLER JAMES, RUSSELL T. POWELL, SUSIE RICHARDSON

DOCUMENTARY

HIDDEN BLUEPRINTS
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Director: JEREMY LEE MACKENZIE
Writer: JEREMY LEE MACKENZIE
Producers: JULIE PACINO, ARON MIENHARDT, MIKE JACOBS

IN BRIGHT AXIOM
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Director: SPENCER McCALL
Writer: JEFFREY BLAIR HULL
Producers: FAROUZ GIPSON, SPENCER McCALL

ONE DAY AHEAD
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Director: MATTHEW JENKE
Writer: MATTHEW JENKE
Producer: MATTHEW JENKE

A TIN BIRD'S SONG
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Director: KONSTANTIN VON SICHART
Writers: IRENE POZZI, KONSTANTIN VON SICHART
Producer: KONSTANTIN VON SICHART

SENDER BARAYÓN: A TRIP INTO THE LIGHT
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Director: LUIS OLANO
Writers: LUIS OLANO, GERMÁN SÁNCHEZ
Producer: LUIS OLANO

SPACE NEEDLE
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Director: NIK KLEVEROV
Writer: NIK KLEVEROV
Producer: CHAD COPELAND

UNSCRIPTED / REALITY TV

  • UNTITLED MAKEOVER SHOW (Docu-Series)
  • THE 5TH POWER (Competition / Elimination Series) – WINNER
  • CEO SWAP (Docu-Follow)
  • UNIVERSITY VOICE (Docu-Follow Series)
  • RUNNER UP (Competition / Elimination Series)
  • UNTITLED COOKING SHOW (Competition / Elimination Series)

NOTICE:  Finalists, Vitruvian Award™ and Leo Award winners reflected on the DaVinci International Film Festival (DIFF) websites are selected by a DIFF Jury and the festival’s Board of Directors.  Each project is carefully reviewed and qualified based on an internal rubric as it relates to overall creative merit and cinematic storytelling.  Published projects (announcements) on DIFF websites, including Images, graphics or otherwise mentions can be changed, altered, or replaced at anytime and without notice.