2004 Film and Award History

by admin on April 12, 2013

HONOREES

Modern Master Award – Peter Jackson
A Tribute to – Charlize Theron
The American Riviera™ Award – Diane Lane

PANELISTS

WRITERS PANEL
Fran Walsh (The Lord of the Rings)
Jim Sheridan (In America)
Jogn August (Big Fish)
Guillermo Arriaga (21 Grams)

DIRECTORS PANEL
Tom McCarthy (The Station Agent)
Gary Ross (Seabiscuit)
Anthony Minghella (Cold Mountain)
Patty Jenkins (Monster)
Vadim Perelman (House of Sand and Fog)
Ed Swig (The Last Samurai)
Peter Weber (The Girl With The Pearl Earring)

PRODUCERS PANEL
Barrie Osborne (The Lord of the Rings)
Clark Peterson (Monster)
Robert Salerno (21 Grams)
Albert Berger (Cold Mountain)

WOMENS PANEL
Mary Kay Place
Susan Jackson
Mary Jane Skalski
Jeannie Oppewall

AWARD WINNING FILMS

The American Spirit Award for Independent Cinema
WOMAN THOU ART LOOSED
Directed by Michael Schultz

Best Documentary Feature
MAYOR OF THE SUNSET STRIP
Directed by George Hickenlooper

Best Documentary Feature Honorable Mention
THE AGRONOMIST
Directed by Jonathan Demme

Outstanding Creative Achievement
PROTEUS
Directed by David Lebrun

Courage Award
THE BOY WHO PLAYS ON THE BUDDHAS OF BAMIYAN
Directed by Phil Grabsky

Bruce Corwin Award for Best Live Action Short Film
UNDERGROUND
Directed by Aimee Lagos and Kristin C. Dehnert

Bruce Corwin Award for Best Animation Short Film
DEAR, SWEET EMMA
Directed by John Cernak

The Best Foreign Feature Award
I’M NOT SCARED
Directed by Gabriele Salvatores

Special Jury Award (American Independent series)
DOGS IN THE BASEMENT
&
CALL WAITING

Special Jury Award (Foreign Film series)
ABJAD
Directed by Abolfazl Jalili

The Nueva Vision Award for the best Spanish-language film
CLEOPATRA
Directed by Eduardo Mignogna

Performance Award
The cast of “AMARTE DUELE” (Love Hurts)
Directed by Fernando Sariñana

The Fund for Santa Barbara Social Justice Award
HOME OF THE BRAVE
Directed by Paola di Florio

Audience Award for Best Feature
BEST OF YOUTH
Directed by Marco Tullio Giordana

Audience Award for Best Documentary
BROADWAY: THE GOLDEN AGE
Directed by Rick McKay

Audience Award for Best Short
SILENCIO PROFUNDO
Directed by Gustavo Loza

FEATURE FILMS

SHORT FILMS