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Chelsea Film Festival

The Chelsea Film Festival is an international film festival, enlightening the work of emerging filmmakers, producers and actors. It offers a wide range of films, such as documentaries and feature-lengths, focusing on the theme of “Global Issues”. It empowers the work of risk-taking storytellers and remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and audiences around the world.


Announcing Chelsea Film Festival 2021 Winners



The 9th Annual Edition of Chelsea Film Festival announces its list of winners, listed below by award category. It introduced American and foreign films to the public.

The Chelsea Film Festival (CFF) held its 2021 Edition in-person and virtually on FilmFestival+ from October 14-17.


Grand Prix Award for Best Picture – THE PARENT by Vlad Furman
Best Director – THE PARENT by Vlad Furman
Best Actor – Vladislav Bulanov and Mikhail Porechenkov in THE PARENT
Best Actress – Angelina Strechina in THE PARENT
Special Jury Award – EAST OF MIDDLE WEST by Brian Luke Anderson
Best Documentary – PAVE THE ROAD by Kelly Mason
Best Cinematography – Kirill Moshkovich for THE PARENT
Best Screenplay – Andrey Shishov, Christina Kuzmina, Vlad Furman for THE PARENT
Best Supporting Actor – Joris Jarsky in EAST OF MIDDLE WEST
Best Supporting Actress – Maria Shukshina IN THE PARENT
Special Mention – A MODERATE FOLLY by Wilson Mbiavanga
Audience Award – SURVIVNG ON THE LES by Tony Amatullo


Petite Prix for Best Short Film – NO DOGS by Randal Kamradt
Best Director – Alison Moir for DAHLIA WHITE
Best Actor – Guyviaud Joseph in THE MAIN EVENT
Best Actress – Rüya Koman in THE READING
Special Jury Award – THE COMPOUND by Delilah Napier & Lucy Powers
Best Cinematography – Andreas Neo for WHEN THE RAIN SETS IN
Best Screenplay – THE WISH by Chase Yi
Best Supporting Actor – Ian Coleman in NO DOGS
Best Supporting Actress – Audra Rae Thornton in BLUE MOON
Special Mention – THE MORNING AFTER by Jason A. Coombs

Special Mention –HIS DEATH by Avishai Sivan

Audience Award  – NO DOGS by Randal Kamradt


Special Mention – THE GILBERT DIARIES “NILLIONAIRE” by Frank Modica, Anthony Ferro, Paul Venier, Janet Cutugno
Audience Award – THE GILBERT DIARIES “NILLIONAIRE” by Frank Modica, Anthony Ferro, Paul Venier, Janet Cutugno
Best TV Series – B-SIDES By Lin Que Ayoung


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