Fort Myers Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Fort Myers Film Festival
SINCE: 2011
WHERE: Fort Myers, Florida
WEBSITE: www.fortmyersfilmfestival.com
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“Blind Pass” ”Joe Papp in V Acts” Among Winners of 2013 Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

“Blind Pass” ”Joe Papp in V Acts” Among Winners of 2013 Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

Blind Pass, directed by Steve Tatone

The Fort Myers Beach Film Festival honored the winning filmmakers and actors with awards for their work on independent films screened during the 7th edition of the festival which ran April 24 – 28, 2013 in Fort Myers, Florida. The winning filmmaker of the Best Documentary is Joe Papp in Five Acts, directed by Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen. Best Feature Film Award went to Blind Pass, directed by Steve Tatone.

The festival also honored local residents who submitted films to the festival with the Islander Award going to Love Letter, directed by Taylor Hill and Best Local Film went to Stuck, directed by Mitch Glass. Best Student Film is Red Tide, directed by Dino Gallina.

Lunatics, Lovers and Poets and all the Winners of 2011 Fort Myers Film Festival

Lunatics, Lovers and Poets and all the Winners of 2011 Fort Myers Film Festival

The Fort Myers Film Festival held March 24-27, 2011 announced its 2011 winners in the Documentary, Features, Shorts, Short Shorts, Strictly Local, Diverse/Latin and Faith & Inspirational categories. The winners: Documentary — “Fambul Tok,” by Sara Terry, in which victims and perpetrators of Sierra Leone’s brutal civil war come together. Features — “Lunatics, Lovers and Poets,” directed by John Scoular and about a struggling novelist. Shorts — “Prayers for Peace,” a narrative stop-motion animation directed […]