2017 GRANT WINNERS

SAUL ZAENTZ AWARD

Sara Lafleur-Vetter | Jonathan Klett, Director | Romin Lee Johnson, Producer The Sacred and the Snake

AL BENDICH AWARD

Lise Pearlman, American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton

Bill Kinder, Wartime Projections
Delnaz Abadi | Denise Zmekhol, Amir Soltani, Co-Producers, The Secret Fatwa
Jason Cohn | Camille Servan-Schreiber, Producer, Mad as Hell!
Jennifer Steinman, The Musical Legacy of Sheila E.
Jim LeBrecht | Nicole Newnham, Co-Producer / Co-Director | Sara Bolder, Producer, Crip Camp
Kim Anno, Quba
Marsha Mather-Thrift | Carl Bidleman, Director | Doug McConnell, Co-Producer, Capture a Legacy
Michelantony Dunston, Life and the Lady
Peter Li-Pan Lee, Don’t Be A Hero *
Pratibha Parmar, My Name is Andrea *
Pam Uzzell, Welcome to the Neighborhood
Sam Ellison, Voyagers
Yvan Iturriaga | Josh Healey & Darren Colston, Co-Producers, The North Pole

* Thank you to the City of Emeryville for supporting for these Emeryville filmmakers

STUDENT GRANT WINNERS

Anaiis K. Cisco, Breathless
Bradford Bailey | Isaac Smith, Co-Producer, Hale
Deborah Craig, It’s Been a Great Ride
Isara Krieger, Beacon
Jason Hanasik, How To Make A Pearl
Maya Craig, Water Town
Molly Stuart, Objector

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