CONGRATULATIONS to our 2019 festival winners!

Audience Favorite

Don’t Be Nice

Best Documentary Feature

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

Special Jury Award Documentary Feature

Greetings From Roxbury

Best Documentary Short

Warrior Women

Honorable Mention Documentary Short

Song for our People

Best Narrative Feature


Honorable Mention Narrative Feature


Best Narrative Short

83 Days

Honorable Mention Narrative Short


Special Jury Award Narrative Short


Kay Bourne Emerging Artist

Marshall Gillson (SHYLA)

Henry Hampton Award for Excellence in Documentary Filmmaking

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

Best Youth Award


Honorable Mention Youth Award


RoxFilm Vision Award

Given out to the filmmaker who has gone beyond the traditional narrative to create and tell stories that engage, educate, inspire, and challenge the way we think about ourselves, our environment, and our narrative.

Jennifer Sharp