2018 Filmmaker Awards

Best Narrative Feature

Borders (Frontieres) – Burkina Faso

Directed by: Woye Apolline Traore

Best Director: First Feature Narrative

Kalushi – South Africa

Directed by: Mandlakayise Dube

Best Documentary Feature

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me – United States

Directed by: Samuel D. Pollard

Best Narrative Short

Yellow (Kyenvu) – Uganda

Directed by: Kemiyondo Coutinho

Best Documentary Short

Mama – United States

Directed by: Nicholas Brennan

Programmers’ Award – Narrative or Documentary Short

Lalo’s Houe – Haiti/US

Directed by: Kelley Kali

Programmers’ Award – Documentary

Barrow – Freedom Fighter – Barbados

Directed by: Marcia Weekes

Programmers’ Award – Narrative Feature

Loved Jacked – South Africa/Canada

Directed by: Directed by Alfons Adetuyi

PAFF Directors’ Award – Feature Documentary

King of Stage: The Woodie King Jr. Story – United States

Directed by: Directed by Juney Smith

PAFF Directors’ Award – Feature Documentary

Maynard – United States

Directed by: Directed by Samuel D. Pollard

PAFF Directors’ Award – Feature Narrative

The Train of Salt and Sugar – Mozambique/Portugal/France/Brazil

Directed by: Directed by LicĂ­nio Azevedo

Audience Award – Documentary Short

’63 Boycott – United States

Directed by: Directed by Gordon Quinn

Audience Award – Documentary Feature

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me – United States

Directed by: Samuel D. Pollard

Audience Award – Narrative Short

For Evan’s Sake – United States

Directed by: Kirstin Lorin

Audience Award – Narrative Feature

Muslimah’s Guide to Marriage – United States

Directed by: Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar