The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) announced the award winners of this year’s 16th annual film fest. HBO Audience Award / Best Narrative Feature went to ONE CHANCE directed by David Frankel. HBO Audience Award / Best Documentary Feature went to ALIVE INSIDE directed by Michael Rossato-Bennet & HBO Audience Award / Best Short Film was KEHINDE WILEY: AN ECONOMY OF GRACE directed by Jeff Dupre. The John Schlesinger Award, presented to a first time documentary or narrative feature filmmaker went to KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON directed by Alan Hicks. The Tangerine Entertainment Juice Award which is presented to a female filmmaker for her first or second narrative feature went to APPROPRIATE BEHAVIOR directed by Desiree Akhavan. Jury Award / Live Action Short Film was a tie between THE CLEAN UP directed by Jesse Allen & JUMP directed by Aimee-Lee Curran. Jury Award / Animated Short Film went to THE MISSING SCARF directed by Eoin Duff, Jury Award / New England Short Film went to WE COULD BE YOUR PARENTS directed by Charlie Anderson & Jury Award / Student Short Film went to JUMP directed by Aimee-Lee Curran. Honorable mentions in the Short Film Jury Awards category include DOG FOOD directed by Brian Crano, FAMILIES ARE FOREVER directed by Vivian Kleiman & THE LION’S MOUTH OPENS directed by Lucy Walker. The Short Film Jury consisted of musician Stephin Merritt, actress Kara Hayward & last year’s Shorts Audience Award winner Marnie Crawford Samuelson. PIFF also announced the 2015 event will be June 17-21.
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