And the Winners Are ...



Here are the winners of the 2017 I See You Awards®:

Short Films & Docs:

Best Actor in a Supporting Role: M.C. Gainey, The Corridor. Defended.

Best Editing: The Corridor. Defended.

Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Brooke Mallon, Swing Low

Documentary Short: Into the Wind: Everest to End Duchenne

Best Cinematography: The Bill

Best Soundtrack: The Corridor. Defended.

Best Score: The Corridor. Defended.

Best Original Screenplay: The Bill

Best Director: Marvin Towns, Jr., Swing Low

Best Actor in a Leading Role: Phil Elam, Swing Low and Michael Targus, The Corridor. Defended. (tie)

Best Actress in a Leading Role: Mary Rose Naoum, Thick Air

Best Cast: The Bill

Feature Docs & Films - $100,000 or less

Best Actor in a Supporting Role: Luke Kalmar, Iron Brothers

Best Editing: Tate Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Mary Neilson, Random Karma

Documentary Feature: On the Sly: In Search of the Family Stone

Best Cinematography: Josh Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Soundtrack: Sean Williamson and Porter Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Original Screenplay: Josh & Tate Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Director: Josh & Tate Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Actor in a Leading Role: Tate Smith, Iron Brothers

Best Actress in a Leading Role: Maria Edelstein, Random Karma

Best Cast: Iron Brothers

Best Screenplay

Best Screenplay: One Last Shot, Pete Rendina

Hollywood Excellence Award

Ava DuVernay

Founding Sponsor Award

Michigan Film & Digital Media Office

Feature Films - $100,000 & up

Best Actor in a Supporting Role: David Paulus, TBTE

Best Editing: Johnathan Rothell

Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Tate Hanyok

Best Cinematography: Mark Wilkinson

Best Soundtrack: G Tom Mac

Best Original Screenplay: David Paulus

Best Director: JD Shapiro

Best Actor in a Leading Role: Jay Seals

Best Actress in a Leading Role: Not Applicable

Best Cast: The Best Thanksgiving Ever: A Detroit Holiday Misadventure

People’s Choice Awards

Short Film Category

Swing Low