2020 Finalists

Screenplay Surprise – Finalist Scripts

WriterScripts
Phillip HollinsArianrhod: A New Beginning (Feature)
B KCommunity Resources
Marcellus CoxMICKEY HARDAWAY – WINNER
Jacob SwannBystander’s Apathy
Henry GravelleHeredity House
Teleah MooreThe Third Day
Stefan LaToureJust Another Day

FEATURE FILMS – Finalists

DirectorFeature Films
Quentin HowellNeon Detroit Knights
Jeffrey BattieTreach
Rob WalkerDiamond In The Rough (Starring Legend – Clifton Powell)
Harold Jackson IIIUnarmed Man – WINNER 
Kenneth Lott CITY

Animated Films – Finalists ​

DirectorAnimated Films
Cecilia KimA Warm Orange Color
Radheya JegathevaThe Quiet – WINNER 

Music Videos – Finalists

DirectorMusic Videos
Wes ClarkLove N Hate – WINNER 
Ramsses Ali QuesadaHigh Octane
Josh Romm & Monique Sherell BrownWishing You the Best

Donny Walker

Randall Slade

Reverend Frank Bostic 

Glenn Jones (Legend Recording Artist)

Do You Think of Me?

Grateful

Keep Jesus First

Trust In Me

DocUMEntaries – Finalists

DirectorDocumentaries
Christopher Windfield70 Years of Blackness: The Untangling of Race & Adoption
Terah K. Hensley & Michael A. MargioPeace Together
Harold Jackson IIIBURN: The Evolution of An American City – WINNER 
Christine KaneA Break for Impact

Student Shorts – Finalists

DirectorStudent Shorts
GuangZhi (Richard) YeDrive
Ms. Monique BerkleyI Hate This Fkn Job – WINNER 
Daniel CastroSueños de Libertad
Trevon Jakaar ColemanFitted Descriptions

Song of the Year – Finalists

DirectorSong of the Year
Melvin Cotton IIIGood Vibes – WINNER
David Reynolds Making A WayMaking A Way
Matt Washington Back Again

Web Series – Finalists

DirectorWeb Series
Carlton ThompsonThe Circle

Lee Milby, Natalia Elizabeth & Deval Ministry

Cicatrix – WINNER 

OUFF Shorts – Finalists

DirectorOUFF Shorts
Bryan BosticJerome Taylor
Marcellus Cox I’m Sorry
Pat Battistini Dignity
William CrouchFatherless
La’Chris JordanJanuary 14th – WINNER 
Antwon LindseyColour of Love
Mandy FabianIPheltaThiOrDie
Latika KaushikFickle
Darren HeardPuppy Love
Tissanie SimmonsGenerational Curse
Freddie JarrettWoke
Harrell Williams SrA Natural Choice
Justice Gamble & Alex BenjaminWow
Shannon BennettLATASHA HARLINS: A Rose That Grew from Concrete

Stacey Evans-Morgan

Mark Bowen

21 Days of April

One Nation Two Americas

Kevin TaylorUnhinged: Based On The Life Of Dunn Pearson, Jr