Florida Film Festival
The Florida Film Festival features not just the most cutting edge movies but also an opportunity for filmmakers, actors, and industry insiders to gather under one roof for at least one week. The film festival is on its 19th year and held annually in Central Florida. It has earned a reputation for being one of the most important film events in the region, while showcasing the hospitality of Florida residents to visiting artists and guests. The event has been participated in by more than 1.5 million guests, premiered thousands of movies and attended by hundreds of celebrities including Oscar winners Oliver Stone, Paul Newman, Jon Voight and Christopher Walken.
The festival awards the best in feature films, documentaries, and short films. Specifically, feature films awards are handed out like best narrative feature, narrative filmmaker, audience award for best narrative feature, and audience award for best international feature. For documentaries, awards given out are best documentary feature, best documentary filmmaker, audience award for best documentary feature, and jury award for best documentary short. For short films, awards given out are best narrative short, best animated short, outstanding performance, audience award for best short film, and audience award for best international short.