Raving Elegance, Angel Candidate SXSW Film Celebration Awards

Whatever All over All of at When won 7 Oscars, consisting of finest photo, the SXSW Film Celebration, where Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinerts film introduced in 2015, has actually revealed its own very personal awards. To be actually unobstructed, EEAAO was actually a studio-backed opening up evening best (certainly not among the smaller sized films introduced in competition at the indie-focused fest), however you can easily still feeling the enjoyment in Austin about the landmark Oscar gain. Besides, SXSW was actually the very initial celebration to get Daniels very truly, granting all of them leading reward for their Fights songs video clip (My Devices) in 2012.

Will certainly any one of the films or even supervisors testing right below this year take place to alter film background?

SXSW, the courts convened (after watching and deliberating from another location, away from COVID preventative measures) to existing the champions.

Narrative include honors went to writer-director Paris Zarcillas Raving Elegance. Externally, the tense tale of an undocumented Filipina home cleanser and her youthful child may seem to resemble 2022 Sundance winner Baby-sitter, however the film subverts assumptions on its own method to a mixing final thought, in the jurys phrases.

In skillfully utilizing category tropes to check out large socio political issues, Zarcilla has actually crafted a resonant, immediate function around labor, tradition and diaspora, discussed the jury of 3 — Helena Andrews-Dyer, Tomris Laffly and Richard Lawson — that likewise granted special jury recognitions for efficiency to Parachute celebrity Courtney Eaton and cinematography to Tale Ave DP Eric Branco.

The documentary jury — including Mae Abdulbaki, Joel Anderson and Allegra Honest — explained leading winner Angel Candidate as a discovery, complimenting supervisor Ken August Meyers expedition of musician Paul Klee, along with which he allotments the problem of scleroderma.

The outcome is actually a yearslong carrying out that’s spectacular, effective, and memorable, the jury stated. The nonfiction special jury award went to One more Body system, which utilizes deep-fake methods to show exactly just how the disturbing development jeopardized the lifestyle of an university student.

View the finish listing of champions listed below.

Include Film Marvelous Jury Awards

Winner: Raving Elegance directed through Paris Zarcilla

Special Jury Recognition for Efficiency: Courtney Eaton, Parachute

Special Jury Recognition for Cinematography: Eric Branco, Tale Ave


Winner: Angel Candidate directed through Ken August Meyer

Special Jury Recognition for Development in Storytelling: One more Body system directed through Sophie Compton, Reuben Hamlyn

Brief Film Marvelous Jury Awards Provided through IMDbPro

Winner: It Transforms Blue directed through Shadi Karamroudi

Special Jury Award: Flores del Otro Outdoor patio area directed through Jorge Cadena


Winner: Nǎi Nai & Wài Pó directed through Sean Wang

Special Jury Award: All of a sudden TV directed through Roopa Gogineni


Winner: The Flute directed through Scar Roney

Special Jury Recognition for Effective Brief Journey: Cents coming from Paradise directed through Sandy Honig


Winner: The Debutante directed through Elizabeth Hobbs

Special Jury Recognition for Computer animation Guiding: Tom CJ Brownish, Christopher at Ocean


Winner: Amanda Amount – Various Compared to Prior to directed through Mayumi Yoshida

Special Jury Recognition: Residente – This Is actually Certainly not The united states feet. Ibeyi directed through Grégory Ohrel


Winner: Damaging Muteness directed through Amy Bench, Annie Silverstein

Special Jury Award: When You Left behind Me on That Blvd directed through Kayla Abuda Galang

TV Fly Competition
Winner: Expanded directed through Jocko Sims

Special Jury Award for Exceptional Efficiency: Nurture Isle directed through Josh Fadem

SXSW Film Style Awards Provided through Adobe

Winner: Eyestring developed through Javier Devitt

Special Jury Award: Bikers of the Tornado developed through Casey Moore

XR Expertise Competition
Winner: Agreement Gentium directed through Karen Palmer

Special Jury Award: Body system of Mine directed through Cameron Kostopoulos

SXSW Special Awards
Janet Pierson Champ Award provided through Indiewire: Lizzie Shapiro

Fandor Brand-brand new Voices Award: Exactly just what Our team Leave behind Responsible for directed through Iliana Sosa

Louis Dark Only Celebrity Award: The Woman Bird Journals directed through Dawn Porter

Special Jury Award: The Herricanes

Thunderbird Increasing Award: Paris Zarcilla, Raving Elegance

Thunderbird Increasing Special Award: Brittany Snowfall, Parachute

The Really wish Award Winner: Still: A Michael J. Fox Film

The Really wish Special Award: Confessions of a Great Samaritan

Adam Yauch Hörnblowér Award: Narrates of a Roaming Saint directed through Tomas Gomez Bustillo

ZEISS Cinematography Award: Carolina Costa, Preference Dancing