IndieX Film Fest | Winner Holly Lehren | 6-Month Video Production Programme
Full List of Winners at IndiX Film Fest.
Best Student Documentary Short: Are You There, Andy? by Holly Lehren (USA), 6-Month Part-Time Video Production Programme student.
Orms CTSP is beyond proud to be both a teacher of Holly, and for what she has achieved in this short time. You can view the documentary here.
IMDb qualifier IndieX Film Festival is an LA-based international film festival with bimonthly live screenings and Q&A with filmmakers at the Raleigh Studios in Hollywood, California.IndieX is continuously looking for independent projects, especially low or no-budget ones plus student films.
All genres are accepted (such as Best Drama Short, Best Romantic Short, etc.), but must contain some fantastic elements or challenge the boundaries somehow.
Each category has the main award and the award for best student film.
Each round, all submitted projects are featured in IndieX site and social media (with the publication of synopsis, stills and a trailer/teaser) as part of a general promotional action of indie production. The submitter has the option of decline any public highlight, as long as notify IndieX, keeping however the project(s) under consideration. These projects are judged by a random team of invited experts from academia and film industry from Los Angeles area, against a high standard of merit.
From the pool of official selection, which has a very competitive acceptance rate, India chose the nominees and award winners of the season. Some of the award-winning projects, selected by the programmers of IndieX, are publicly screened in Los Angeles at the end of each round.
IndieX Film Fest at Raleigh Studios Hollywood
Besides the Major Award and the Best Student Award for each category, it can be given also Outstanding Achievement Awards (for the runner-ups) and Honorable Mentions.
Also, for each round, IndieX decides and award two overall winners (chosen from all categories) as Best Short (spoken in English) and Best Foreign-Language Short.