MIAMI, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – The Miami Film Festival announced the winners of its 35th edition on Saturday. Film director Diego Lerman’s “A Sort of Family” took the Knight Competition for Best Film and Writer-director Mateo Gil won best director for “The Law Thermodynamics.”
The 2018 festival took place from March 9 through 18, and is the only major film festival to be produced by a college or university.
View the complete list of winners below:
KNIGHT MADE IN MIA AWARD
Gladesmen: The Last of the Sawgrass Cowboys
KNIGHT DOCUMENTARY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
When the Beat Drops, Liyana, Amigo Skate, Cuba
IMDBpro SHORT FILM AWARD
RENE RODRIGUEZ AWARD
PRECIOUS GEM AWARD
Kevin Chinoy & Francesca Silvestri
JORDAN RESSLER SCREENWRITING AWARD
JORDAN RESSLER SCREENWRITING AWARD HONORABLE MENTION
ZENO MOUNTAIN AWARD
Carry That Weight: A Rockumentary
KNIGHT COMPETITION BEST DIRECTOR
Mateo Gil – The Laws of Thermodynamics
KNIGHT COMPETITION BEST PERFORMANCE
César Troncoso – Another Story of the World
KNIGHT COMPETITION BEST MOVIE
A Sort of Family
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