NYLA International Film Festival

2023 Winners

NYLA (LA) 2022 Winners


Audience Award


“  Love's Gate  ” Dir. by Nick Trivundza & Lexie Trivundza



Best Narrative Feature


“ zzzzzz ” Dir. by zzzzzz




Best Narrative Short


“ House Of  The Unholy ” Dir. by Daniel Merlot




Best Documentary Feature


“  Journalist at war - voice of the victims  ” Dir. by Morten Offerdal &

Vegard Lund Bergheim




Best Documentary Short


“  Generational Trauma  ” Dir. by Alan J. Chriest



Best Student Film


“  May The Pawn Reaches The End  ” Dir. by Tien Yuan



Best Animation


“ zzzzzzz ” Dir. by zzzzzz




Best Music Video


“  Reminiscence  ” Dir. by Jia Zhao



Best Script


“ Worth TheWeight ”  by Peter Panagos




Best Director


“ House Of  The Unholy ” Dir. by Daniel Merlot



Best Actor


Calvin Peters  “ The Movement ”



Best Actress


Xiaomei  “ May The Pawn Reaches The End ”



Award Of Excellence


“  Driverless  ” Dir. by Charles Pelletier


Award Of Excellence


“  Love's Gate  ” Dir. by Nick Trivundza & Lexie Trivundza


Award Of Excellence


“  Our Beautiful World  ” Dir. by Ian Williams



Award Of Excellence


“  The Movement   ” Dir. by Calvin Peters


Award Of Excellence


“  The Rain Has Passed  ” Dir. by Marina Nikolaevna Edwards


Award Of Excellence


“  This and That  ” Dir. by Katie Garibaldi


Award Of Excellence


“  Angst  ”  by Tommy Miller, Aaveen Marandi, Shane O'Shea


Award Of Excellence


“  For Lila  ”  by Kaitron Sentrel Bryant


Award Of Excellence


“  Love and Other Bloody Messes  ”  by Brian McGrath


Award Of Excellence


“  Marmalade  ”  by Jeffrey Morin


Award Of Excellence


“  The Hitchcock Murders  ”    by Andy Maycock










































Los Angeles Screenings

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