NEW YORK JAZZ FILM FESTIVAL 2016 AWARDS



TOP FEATURES

Welcoming Departure
Director: Scott Ballard
Country: USA,


On Air
Director: Robert Nacken
Country: Germany


BEST TRADITIONAL DOCUMENTARY BASED ON A JAZZ MUSICIAN

Memoirs of a Hip 'Ole Black Man
Director: Ivar Iding
Country: Netherlands,

BEST ART DOCUMENTARY BASED ON A JAZZ MUSICIAN

Bigly Yellow
Director: Nigel Deans
Country: Australia,

POSTHUMOUS DOCUMENTARY AWARD


Thomas Chapin: Night Bird Song
Director: Stephanie J Castillo
Country: USA,



Mulambo Jazzagrario - Daily Recording
Director: Lucas Silva
Country: Brazil



BEST ISSUES DOCUMENTARY AWARD

Tempo Rubato
Director: Noelia Santos
Country: USA


BEST TOUR DOCUMENTARY

Nihao Hamtai- Magma, First Chinese Tour
Director: Coralie Van Rietschoten
Country: France,



BEST TRADITIONAL DOCUMENTARY SHORT BASED ON A JAZZ MUSICIAN


Kojo
Director: Michael Fequiere
Country: USA,

Thrive
Director: Paul Szynol
Country: US
A


Presenting Bobby Katz
Director: Robert Riemer
Country: USA


BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FEATURING A JAZZ MUSICIAN


Lunches With Mel
Director: Alex Beh
Country: USA



BEST EDUCATIONAL JAZZ SHORT

Clap on the 2 and the 4
Director: Leonardo Dell'Anno
Country: Canada

TOP SHORTS

Slow Dance With Me
Director: David Warren
Country: US
A


Speak Easy
Director: Darragh Ginley
Country: UK

Audition
Director: Michael Kuznar
Country: USA

RED
Director: Guily Machovec
Country: Brazil

Bread
Director: Chris Moshier
Country: USA

Up Next
Director: Domenic Yovina
Country: USA

Yellow Cab 267. A musical hell
Director: Patricia Venti
Country, Spai
n


BEST ANIMATED SHORTS


More Sensitive
Director: Gail Noonan
Country: Canada

Red X
Director: Yaser Moinfar
Country: Iran

1234
Director:  Shiro Ichige
Country: Japan

Honeymoon
Director: Magda Kandillari
Country: Greece


MIXED GENRE JAZZ FILM AWARD

Jazz Fantasia - a poem by Carl Sandburg
Director: OTHNIEL SMITH
Country: UK


The Ghosts of San Francisco.
Director: R. Christian Anderson
Country: USA


Dem Golden Slippers
Director: Bradly Dever Treadaway
Country: USA


BEST MUSIC VIDEOS


Tiny Snow
Director: Takashi Horie
Country: USA

Kagero "The Trickster"
Director: Yuki Ogura
Country: Japan


BEST JAZZ DANCE AWARD

Mi Tango Nacio en Sarandi
Director: Elina Gladys Roldán
Country: Argentina

Here We Go Again
Director: Johan Anderson
Country: USA

WOMEN IN JAZZ AWARD

Jazz. Women. Bring It
Director: Renee Sotile & Mary Jo Godges
Country: USA

GOLDEN AGE IN JAZZ AWARD

Tiny Snow
Director: Takashi Horie
Country: US
A

Diane Schuur Jazz Legend.
Director: Renee Sotile & Mary Jo Godges
Country: USA
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World's Not for Me and Trio-trio (a music documentary) were in the "Out of Competition" Category
and thus ineligible for consideration