Montclair Film Festival announced the winners of the festival’s 2018 Audience Awards, presented by Investors Bank. Screenings were balloted throughout the festival across four categories: Fiction Feature, Documentary Feature, World Cinema, and Short Film.
Who We Are Now directed by Matthew Newton, was awarded the festival’s Fiction Feature Audience Award.
The Sentence directed by Rudy Valdez took home the Audience Award for Documentary Feature.
The Guilty directed by Gustav Möller won the World Cinema Audience Award.
The Driver is Red directed by Randall Christopher, winning the Audience Award for Short Film.
“Our Audience Awards winners represent the power of storytelling to build connection and foster conversation around the art of filmmaking” said Tom Hall, Montclair Film executive director. “We are grateful to our wonderful audiences for their thoughtful engagement with all of our filmmakers and their films.”