CineSiege 2016 spotlights top student films
The 14th annual CineSiege screening, a juried showcase featuring the best productions of the past year by York’s undergraduate filmmakers, packed the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema on October 26. The prizes for Best Fiction Film and Best Editing went to Eric Bizzarri’s The Shallow End.
Elana Emer won Best Alternative Film and Best Sound for Retox, and Connor Johnstone’s White Circus was awarded Best Documentary.
Frank Varga’s A Familiar Tree took Best 1st year Film, and Best 2nd Year Film went to Mimes Sing Softly by Samira Darbandsari.
Moods Like Jazz and Roadkill tied for Best Cinematography, and Elston Wong’s Tangyuan won Best Screenplay. For details on all the nominees and award-winners, visit the CineSiege 2016 website.