The Saskatchewan Filmpool Cooperative is delighted to announce the nine nominees for the First Annual Saskatchewan Independent Film Awards (SIFA) and Premiere Screening. Congratulations to the following finalists in the categories of Best Film and Best Student Film!
au bord de la riviere – by Mike Rollo Mysterium – by Jennifer Sparrowhawk Parathyroid Punk – by Chrystene Ells Snapshots – by Brian Stockton This Huckster’s Paradise – by Matt Yim and Matt Belanger
BEST STUDENT FILM Nominees:
A New Understanding – by Brenden Wishlow Isaiah – by Jason Rister and Jordan Mackenzie Paragon – by Zoe Gaudry Running By – by Bryce Gamache
The AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD will be selected at SIFA by audience vote, and awarded on the spot!
The Filmpool would like to extend their sincere thanks to all of the Saskatchewan independent filmmakers who submitted from across the province. Competition was tight, and an impressive 45 films were submitted and reviewed by the three-member SIFA jury.
Should be a fantastic evening of entertainment and suspense! We hope to see you at The Artesian on November 27th!