Film Festival Awards

 

My Name Was January has garnered 13 award winners, 12 finalists, 3 semi-finalists, and 42 official selections to date.

AWARD WINNERS

  • Award of Recognition – LGBT, Best Shorts Competition, La Jolla, California
  • Best Documentary Short Film, Aphrodite Film Awards, New York City
  • Best LGBTQ Film, Los Angeles Film Awards, Los Angeles
  • Best Documentary – Gold Award, LA Shorts Awards, Los Angeles
  • Best Picture- Short Film – Gold Award, West Coast Film Awards, Malibu, California
  • Best Poster Art – Silver Award, West Coast Film Awards, Malibu, California
  • Award of Exceptional Merit – LGBT, Depth of Field International Film Festival, Nassau, Delaware, USA
  • Best GLBT Short, Directors Circle Festival of Shorts, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Best LGBTQ Short, Global Film Festival Awards, Los Angeles
  • Documentary Short Competition, 2019 Royal Reel Winner, Canada International Film Festival, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Best Short Documentary, Emerging Lens Cultural Film Festival, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Best Short Documentary, Central States Indie Fan Film Fest, Rock Island, Illinois
  • Best Foreign Short, Hollywood Blvd Film Festival, Hollywood, California

FINALISTS

  • Best Featurette, Southern States Indie Fan Film Fest, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
  • Finalist (Gold) in the Canadian Shorts Category, Canada Shorts – Canadian and International Short Film Fest, Saint John, New Brunswick
  • Best Film Poster, The Norwegian International Seagull Short Film Festival, Sveio, Hordaland, Norway
  • Finalist, Women’s Short, Model N Movie International Short Film Festival, Shibpur, Near Kolkata, Howrah, West Bengal, India
  • LGBTQ Award, North Europe International Film Festival, London, UK
  • Best Director of a Short Documentary, North Europe International Film Festival, London, UK
  • LGBTQ Award, South Europe International Film Festival, Valencia, Spain
  • Best Director of a Short Documentary, South Europe International Film Festival, Valencia Spain
  • All My Relations Inclusion in Film Award, Central States Indie Fan Film Fest, Rock Island, Illinois
  • Best Documentary, European International Film Festival, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Best International Short Film, The Norwegian International Seagull Short Film Festival, Sveio, Hordaland, Norway
  • Best LGBT Short Film, Asian Cinematography Awards, Manila, Philippines

SEMI-FINALISTS

  • Best North American Documentary, Alternative Film Festival, Toronto
  • Best Woman Filmmaker, Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival, Los Angeles
  • Best Foreign Short, Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival, Los Angeles