NYLA International Film Festival

2022 Winners

NYLA (LA) 2022 Winners


Audience Award


“  Numb  ” Dir. by Carlos Moreno Jr.



Best Narrative Feature


“ The Disposal ” Dir. by Daksh Chadha




Best Narrative Short


“ Ali’s Realm ” Dir. by Mario Torres Jr.




Best Documentary Feature


“ Living and Dying on September 11th - a Family Story ”

Dir. by Dr. Jan Philipp Burgard




Best Documentary Short


“ Chinatown: Our Only Home ” Dir. by Tony Wang



Best Student Film


“ On A Tuesday ” Dir. by Matt Scott Jones



Best Animation


“ TheSpiritChildren ” Dir. by Isaiah Crawford




Best Music Video


“ Pra Melhorar ” Dir. by Mariana Jorge



Best Script


“ Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993 ”

  by Eddie Clay Thompkins III




Best Director


“ The Disposal ” Dir. by Daksh Chadha



Best Actor


Santosh Hirasinghani  “ The Disposal ”



Best Actress


Nanaki Asthana  “ The Disposal ”



Award Of Excellence


“ For I’m Dead ” Dir. by Patricia Delso Lucas


Award Of Excellence


“  Hindsight  ” Dir. by David Abramsky


Award Of Excellence


“  Numb  ” Dir. by Carlos Moreno Jr.



Award Of Excellence


“ Alta California ”  by Lynn Elliott


Award Of Excellence


“ American Nostalgia ”  by Isaac Ballesteros Barba


Award Of Excellence


“ City Of Roses ”  by Peter McMurran


Award Of Excellence


“ Seahorse ”  by Khara L Campbell


Award Of Excellence


“ Seahorse ”  by Khara L Campbell


Award Of Excellence


“ The Crux Of The Angst ”  by John McCloskey





































Los Angeles Screenings

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