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SAINT JOHN FILMMAKERS win at silver wave
Congratulations to the filmmakers below, who each received juried awards and recognitions at the 2005 Silver Wave Film Festival.
Left - Tony Merzetti, Executive Director, NB Filmmakers' Cooperative, presents the Best Short Comedy Award to Saint John filmmaker Greg Hemmings, who receives on behalf of fellow Saint John filmmaker, Director Andrew Tidby, for MY FIRST KISS.
Middle - Greg Hemmings receives 1st runner-up recognition in the Best NB Documentary Award, for his continent-jumping mockumentary,
Right - Saint John filmmaker Mike McDonald accepts special recognition in the Best Short Comedy Award competition for his directorial debut of a side-splitting comedic short called HUNTING LESSONS.
Photos above are courtesy Glen D. Ross and the New Brunswick Filmmakers' Cooperative
... and congratulations to these fellow outstanding filmmakers ...
Above - Big Cove Producer / Director Brian J. Francis received the Best NB Documentary Award for CIRCLE OF JUSTICE, a highly engaging and humanizing glimpse into the spiritual journeys of Aboriginal men within Canada's prison system.
Photo courtesy Brian J. Francis, president, Bear Paw Productions
Above - Fredericton Director Glendon McKinney received the Best NB Short Drama Award for THEY ONLY COME OUT AT NIGHT. Demonstrating McKinney's abundant directing and design skills, it tells the story of how two men who have fallen in love ensure they will spend eternity together.
Photo courtesy Glendon McKinney