BEYOND: The Cary Film Festival

Shorts Block – Award Winners

Sunday, September 24, 2023
Award Winners will be announced on the Sunday morning of the festival. Awards include: 

Special Rescreening: I Was Born in 1988 – Directed by Yasaman Baghban

Best Narrative Short: Run Amok – Directed by Nitzan Mager
Best Documentary Short: Curtsy – Directed by Nichole Triche
Best NC Filmmaker Short: Ma’s Kitchen – Directed by Debbie Vu
Best Student Short: Sammy, Without Strings – Directed by Ralph Parker
People’s Choice – Audience Award: Bite of Benin – Directed by Brad Herring and Adé Carrena

Disclaimer: Some films are not rated and may contain language or subject matter that may not be suitable for all ages. Viewer discretion is advised.

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