SVA Film & Animation
Dusty Festival: Presenters

2017 PRESENTERS

28th Dusty Film & Animation Festival

Reed Morano
Outstanding Film
Special Jury Award for Film

Sam Pollard
Outstanding Documentary

Gillian Robespierre
Outstanding Achievement in Directing

Jay Cocks
Outstanding Achievement in Screenwriting

Fred Murphy
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography

Jim Helton
Outstanding Achievement in Editing

Chris Newman
Gotham Sound Honorary Grant

Alexis Alexanian
New York Women in Film & Television Award

Zach Mandinach
IFP Award

Joseph Sikora
Human Spirit Award – Film
Human Spirit Award – Animation

Biljana Labovic
Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation
Outstanding Achievement in Animation Production Design

Linda Simensky
Outstanding Animated Film
Special Jury Award for Animation

2017 DUSTY OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AWARDS

Linda Simensky
Dusty Outstanding Alumni Award – Animation to Shannon Prynoski and Chris Prynoski

David Silverman
Dusty Outstanding Alumni Award – Film to Michael Giacchino

 

Valerie Smaldone 
Master of Ceremonies