Awards


MELODY 1963: LOVE HAS TO WIN, AN AMERICAN GIRL STORY

Common Sense

Common Sense Seal Honoree – Great Family Programming

Parents’ Choice Foundation

Parents’ Choice Gold Award

Directors Guild of America

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children’s Programming

NAACP Image Awards

Outstanding Children’s Programming


QUEEN SUGAR

African American Film Critics Association

Best Drama Series

NAACP Image Awards

Outstanding Drama Series


TIGER ORANGE

Outfest 2014

Grand Jury Award Best Actor, Mark Strano

LesGaiCineMad 2014

Grand Jury Award Best Film
Grand Jury Award Best Actor, Frankie Valenti

Sacramento International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 2014

Audience Award

Cinema Diverse: Palms Springs Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Audience Award

Reeling: The Chicago LGBT International Film Festival

Bronze Reel in Narrative Features


BURN

2013 Melbourne Underground Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Documentary

2012 Tribeca Film Festival

Audience Award


COUNTY LINE

2011 Film Independent Fast Track at the Los Angeles Film Festival

Fast Track Fellow

2011 Tribeca All Access

Tribeca All Access Fellow

2011 Tribeca Film Institute Awards

Creative Promise Award (Fiction)


Mississippi Damned

2011 PRISM Awards

Best Original DVD

2010 Black Reel Awards

Outstanding Independent Feature Film

2010 Hayti Heritage Film Festival

Audience Choice Award for Best Feature Film

2009 Outfest: The Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Grand Jury Award for Outstanding US Dramatic Feature

2009 Chicago International Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Feature Film – Gold Hugo
Jury Award for Best Screenplay
Jury Award for Best Supporting Actress – Jossie Harris Thacker

2009 American Black Film Festival

Grand Jury Award for Best Feature Film
Grand Jury Award for Best Actor – Tessa Thompson

2009 Philadelphia Film Festival

Jury Award for Best American Independent Feature Film

2009 Atlanta Film Festival

Special Jury Award for Narrative Breakthrough Film

2009 Newfest: The New York LGBT Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Feature Film

2009 Urbanworld Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature Film

2009 AfterEllen.com Visibility Award

Best Festival Release with Lesbian/Bi Characters

2009 Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival

2009 Cheryl Dunye First Lady Award – Best Writer/Director
2009 Cheryl Dunye First Lady Award – Best Producer


One Bad Cat

2008 Cleveland International Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Film

2008 Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Documentary


Itty Bitty Titty Committee

2007 Q Cinema: Fort Worth Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Lesbian Feature

2007 South by Southwest Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature

2007 Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature

2007 Outtakes New Zealand GLBT Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature

2007 Mostra Lambda Barcelona International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Lesbian Feature

2007 Philadelphia International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature


Walk in the Light

2006 Cine Golden Eagle Awards

Jury Award for Best Documentary – Student Divison

2006 Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Documentary


Brooklyn’s Bridge to Jordan

2006 Independent Black Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Short

2006 Oakland International Black LGBT Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Director

2005 Out on Film: Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Short Film

2005 Outtakes Dallas Film Festival

Jury Award for Best Short Film

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