AWKWARD ENDEAVORS

Awards:

Depth of Field International Film Festival – Award Winner - Excellence: Editing.
Excellence: Direction.


World Premiere Film Awards – Award Winner – Best Comedy and Best Editing

Madcap Comedy International Film Festival - Awarded Best Film 


Top Shorts Winner Best Dark Comedy and Best Ensemble


Best Shorts Competition – Award of Excellent


Only the Best International Film Awards – Winner Best Ensemble, Best Poster, Best Comedy


Virgin Spring Cinefest – Winner Best Comedy Short, Best Poster

Rome International Movie Awards

Winner - Best Dark Comedy,  Best Ensemble, Best Young Actor


Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards – Winner Best Supporting Actor (David Amadio), Nominated Best Director


Vegas Movie Awards – Winner Best Ensemble, Best Editing, Best Comedy,


CULT CRITIC MOVIE AWARDS -  Winner Best Comedy Short, Best Editing, Best Director

World Film Festival – Winner Best Ensemble, Best Director Indie Short, Best Dark Comedy

The South Film and Arts Academy Festival – Winner Best Comedy Short Film


Global Film Festival Awards – Los Angeles – Winner Best Ensemble, Best Comedy Short, Best Director


Cannes World Film Festival – Best indie Short Director and Best Ensemble


Independent Shorts Awards – Winner Best Ensemble, Best Comedy Short,


Indie X Film Festival – Winner Best Ensemble


OFFICIAL SELECTIONS and NOMINEES:


3rd Annual All The Laughs (ATL) Comedy Awards – Official Selection and Nominee


Indie Eye Film Festival – Official Selection


Philadelphia Independent Film Festival – Official Selection

Seattle Film Festival - Official Selection

Vancouver Movie Awards - Official Selection

Prague Independent Film Festival


Red Dirt Film Festival – Official Selection


New York Movie Awards – Official Selection


Short. Sweet. Film Fest. – Official Selection


Indie Cinema Awards – Official Selection


Laughing Dog Comedy Film Festival – Official Selection


Madcap Comedy International Short Film Festival - Finalist


The Black Panther International Short Film Festival – Semi-Finalist, Director: Quarter Finalist, Screenplay


2022 Short Film Slam: Round I, presented by The Madlab Post.

Official Selection and Quarterfinalist


Indie Short Fest – Nominated Best Ensemble, Honorable Mention Best Comedy,


PANGEA

Awards:

American Tracks Music Awards
Winner:  BEST MALE PERFORMER (Joshua Timmons)

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Winner:  BEST PERFORMING ARTS (Derek Frey)
Outstanding Achievement:  MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Cult Critic Movie Awards
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)
Outstanding Achievement:  PERFORMING ARTS, EDITING (Derek Frey)

Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival
Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR – MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Independent Shorts Awards
Silver Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

International Independent Film Awards
Gold Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL SONG (Trever Veilleux)

LA Shorts Awards
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)

London X4 Short Film Festival
Honorable Mention

Los Angeles Film Awards
Winner:  BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)

Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR – MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Top Shorts Film Festival
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)
Honorable Mention:  EDITING (Derek Frey)

Virgin Spring Cinefest
Gold Award Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey), BEST PERFORMING ARTS
Silver Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Official Selections:


Best Shorts Competition


Freedom Shorts XVIII


The IndieFEST Film Awards


KAPOW Intergalactic Film Festival


Lake View International Film Festival


Made In Hawaii Film Festival


The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards


Rome Independent Prisma Awards


GOD CAME ‘ROUND

Awards:

Comedy Film Festival of America
Honorable Mention: INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHORT
Silver Award Winner: BEST COMEDY ACTOR (Deep Roy)

Cult Critic Movie Awards
Outstanding Achievement:  FILM POSTER (Giulia Rivolta)

The European Independent Film Award
Gold Award:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Global Film Festival Awards
Honorable Mention: ACTOR (Deep Roy)
Finalist:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Glendale International Film Festival 2017
Winner: BEST INTERNATIONAL MUSIC VIDEO

Global Music Awards
Silver Medal Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO & CREATIVITY/ORIGINALITY


United Kingdom Music Video Festival

Best Comedy Music Video - Silver Medal

Hollywood Independent Filmmaker Awards & Festivals
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Hollywood Now Film Festival
Winner:  AWARD OF OUTSTANDING EXCELLENCE

Hollywood Verge Film Awards
Nominated: Music Video

Honolulu Film Awards
Gold Kahuna Award Winner: MUSIC VIDEO

Independent Shorts Awards April
Gold Award Winner:  BEST SONG (Trever Veilleux)
Silver Award Winner:  BEST ACTOR (Deep Roy), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)
Bronze Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)
Honorable Mention:  BEST MALE DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)

The IndieFEST Film Awards
Winner: Award of Recognition: LEADING ACTOR (Deep Roy), MUSIC VIDEO

KAPOW Intergalactic Film Festival
Nominated:  Best Music Video

LA Shorts Awards
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey)
Platinum Award Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST SCORE (Trever Veilleux)
Gold Award Winner:  BEST ACTOR (Deep Roy)

Logcinema Music Film Festival
Winner:  BEST PHOTOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)
NOMINATED: Best Director, Best Music Video

London Eye International Film Festival
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

London Independent Film Awards
Winner:  BEST COMEDY/DRAMEDY SHORT, BEST ACTOR (Deep Roy)

London-Worldwide Comedy Short Film Festival
Honorable Mention

London X4 Seasonal Film Festival
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Mexico International Film Festival
Silver Palm Award Winner:  MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Mindfield Film Festival: Albuquerque
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST ACTOR (Deep Roy), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)
Platinum Award Winner:  BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)

Mindfield Film Festival: Los Angeles
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey)
Gold Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

NYC Indie Film Awards
Platinum Award:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY(Derek Frey)
Diamond Award:  BEST ACTOR (Deep Roy), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)

One-Reeler Short Film Competition
Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), & AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Philadelphia Independent Film Awards
Honorable Mention

Prague Independent Film Festival
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Seal Beach Film Festival
Winner: BEST MUSIC VIDEO

South Film and Arts Academy Festival
Winner:  BEST MUSICAL VIDEO (Derek Frey), BEST LEAD ACTOR IN A SHORT FILM (Deep Roy)

Snowdance Film Awards
Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)

Top Shorts Film Festival
Winner:  BEST ROMANTIC COMEDY (Derek Frey), BEST ACTOR IN AN INDIE FILM (Deep Roy)

Virgin Spring Cinefest
Gold Award Winner:  BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Derek Frey)
Honorable Mention: ACTOR (Deep Roy)

Official Selections:


Austin Spotlight Film Festival


Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival


Bristol Independent Film Festival


Cardiff Mini Film Festival


Cleveland Comic Con Film Showcase


Comics In Film Festival


The Edinburgh Indie Film Festival


FilmQuest


FirstGlance Film Festival


Garden State Film Festival


Golden Door International Film Festival


HollyShorts Film Festival


Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival – SEMI-FINALIST


Hollywood Screenings Film Festival – SEMI-FINALIST


Philadelphia Independent Film Festival


Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival


Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival


Planet 9 Film Festival


Romance Film & Screenplay Festival


Rome Independent Prisma Awards


Rome International Film Festival


Short and Sweet Film Festival


Short to the Point Film Festival

COME IN (THE WATER'S FINE)

Official Selections:

The International Horror Hotel

The Indie Horror Film Festival


KILL THE ENGINE

Awards:

The European Independent Film Award 2018
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST EDITING(Derek Frey)
Gold Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM (Derek Frey), BEST SCORE (Matt Amadio)

Freedom Shorts XVII
WINNER: BEST ENSEMBLE CAST

Global Film Festival Awards
Winner:  BEST COMEDY (Derek Frey), BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST SOUND DESIGN (Derek Frey, Matt Amadio)
Honorable Mention:  ENSEMBLE CAST (Gil Damon, Steve Kuzmick, David Amadio), CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)
Finalist:  ORIGINAL SCORE (Matt Amadio)

Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Fest
WINNER: BEST COMEDY/DRAMEDY SHORT

Best Shorts Competition - AWARD OF MERIT

Bucharest ShortCut Cinefest
NOMINATED: Best Screenplay (Gil Damon, Dave Amadio, Steve Kuzmick)

CKF International Film Festival
Winner:  2ND BEST FILM OF THE MONTH

Erie International Film Festival
NOMINATED: Best Comedy

International Independent Film Awards
Gold Winner: CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), DIRECTING (Derek Frey), NARRATIVE SHORT, ORIGINAL SCORE (Matt Amadio)
Silver Winner: EDITING (Derek Frey), SCREENPLAY (Gil Damon, Dave Amadio, Steve Kuzmick), SOUND DESIGN/EDITING (Derek Frey)

KAPOW Intergalactic Film Festival
Nominated: Best Short Comedy/Musical, Best Ensemble Comedy/Musical

LA Shorts Awards
Diamond Awards: BEST OF THE FEST, BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST SCORE (Matt Amadio), BEST SCREENPLAY (Gil Damon, Dave Amadio, Steve Kuzmick), BEST EDITING(Derek Frey)

Largo Film Awards
NOMINATED: Best Director

Laugh Or Die Comedy Fest
WINNER: BEST SOUND (Derek Frey)
NOMINATED: Best Short (Derek Frey), Best Cinematography (Derek Frey)

Loch Ness Film Fest
NOMINATED: Nessie Award for Best Comedy

London-Worldwide Comdey Short Film Festival
HONORABLE MENTION

Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
WINNER: BEST COMEDY/DRAMEDY, BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC SCORE (Matt Amadio)

Mindfield Film Festival: Albuquerque
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM (Derek Frey), BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (Matt Amadio)

Mindfield Film Festival: Los Angeles
Winner:  BEST COMEDY (Derek Frey)
Diamond Award:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey)
Platinum Award:  BEST SCORE (Matt Amadio)
Gold Award:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)

Mountain of Laughs Comedy Festival
Nominated: Best Story (Gil Damon, David Amadio, Steve Kuzmick)

NYC Indie Film Awards
Platinum Award: BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey)
Diamond Award: BEST SHORT FILM, BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST SCORE (Matt Amadio), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)
Silver Award: BEST SCREENPLAY (Gil Damon, Dave Amadio, Steve Kuzmick)

Short Stop International Film Festival
Winner:  BEST OF THE FEST (Derek Frey), BEST SCREENPLAY (Gil Damon, Dave Amadio, Steve Kuzmick)
NOMINATED: Best Director (Derek Frey)

Silly Shorts Film Festival
SPECIAL MENTION

Top Shorts Online Film Festival
Winner:  BEST DARK COMEDY (Derek Frey), BEST SOUND DESIGN (Matt Amadio & Derek Frey), HONORABLE MENTION: EDITING (Derek Frey)

Virgin Spring Cinefest
Gold Award Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)
Silver Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM (Derek Frey), BEST MUSIC SCORE (Matt Amadio)
Honorable Mention:  CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), SOUND DESIGN (Derek Frey)

Official Selections:


ACME Comedy Film Night


ARFF Amsterdam


Black Bear Film Festival


Boston Galactic Stars


Brightside Tavern Shorts Film Festival


Calcutta International Cult Film Festival – FINALIST: Best Short Film


Chicago Comedy Film Festival


Delco Film Festival


Elgin Short Film Festival


Feel The Reel International Film Festival


Harrisburg-Hershey Film Festival


Hollywood Just4Shorts Competition – FINALIST


Hollywood Screenings Film Festival – FINALIST


Independent Film Night at the Newtown Theatre


Jersey Shore Film Festival


Kerry Film Festival


Lake View International Film Festival


Lancaster International Short Film Festival


Long Island Film Festival


Los Angeles CineFest – SEMI-FINALIST


Lucky Strike Film Festival


Newark International Film Festival


Over The Fence Comedy Film Festival


Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival


Philly TV Festival


Reading Film Fest

GREEN LAKE

Awards:

American Grindhouse Film Festival
Winner: BEST GRINDHOUSE STYLE CULT CREATURE SHORT HORROR FILM

Best Shorts Competition
Winner: Award of Merit – BEST SHORT FILM

Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest
NOMINATED: Crimmy Award – Best Short Film, Best Director

Dazed 4 Horror
Winner:  BEST CLASSIC HORROR SHORT

Best Shorts Competition
Winner: Award of Merit – BEST SHORT FILM

F.A.S.H. (Fantasy Anime Sci-Fi Horror Film Festival)
NOMINATED: Best Short Film

Hollywood & Beyond Film Fest
Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM

Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival
Winner: HIMPFF Award of Recognition – BEST DIRECTOR, BEST HORROR SHORT, BEST MUSIC SCORE, BEST EDITING, BEST SOUND DESIGN
NOMINATED: Best Song

Honolulu Film Awards
Winner: GOLD KAHUNA AWARD – BEST SHORT FILM

Horror Hotel Film Festival
HONORABLE MENTION

IndieFEST Film Awards
Winner: Award of Merit – BEST SHORT FILM, BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (Matthew Reid), BEST SOUND – OVERALL IMPACT (Pip Norton), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)
Winner: Award of Recognition – BEST LEADING ACTRESS (RaVani Flood), BEST ORIGINAL SONG (Trever Veilleux), BEST MAKEUP (Valery Richardson, RaVani Flood), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)

Lake View International Film Festival
Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR

L.A. Shorts Awards
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST OF THE FEST, BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST ACTRESS (RaVani Flood)
Platinum Award Winner:  BEST MAKEUP (Valery Richardson, RaVani Flood), BEST LIGHTING (Derek Frey)
Gold Award Winner:  BEST SCREENPLAY (Leah Gallo)

Los Angeles CineFest
Jury Award Winner:  BEST POSTER
NOMINATED: Best Score (Matthew Reid), Best Original Song (Trever Veilleux)

Los Angeles Horror Competition
Platinum Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM, BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (Matthew Reid)
Gold Award Winner:  BEST ACTRESS (RaVani Flood), BEST LIGHTING (Derek Frey)
Bronze Award Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)

Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
LAIFF Award Winner:  BEST HORROR (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL SONG (Trever Veilleux “Come In The Water’s Fine”)

NYC Indie Film Awards
Diamond Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM (Derek Frey), BEST ACTRESS (RaVani Flood)
Platinum Award Winner:  BEST DIRECTOR (Derek Frey), BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey), BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (Matthew Reid), BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)

Prague Independent Film Festival
Winner:  GOLDEN STATUETTE – BEST MUSIC SCORE (Matthew Reid)
NOMINATED: Best Short Film, Best Horror Film

RIP Horror Film Fest
NOMINATED: Best Short, Best Cinematography, Best Musical Score

Roswell Film Festival
NOMINATED: Best Cinematography

Shiver International Film Festival
Winner:  BEST CULT/WEIRD/EXPERIMENTAL FILM, BEST CREATURE – Swamp Succubus

Spotlight Horror Film Awards
Winner:  GOLD AWARD

Terror Film Festival Claw Award Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)
NOMINATED: Best Original Music Score, Best Motion Picture Editing, Best Short Film Screenplay

United International Film Festival
Winner:  AWARD OF MERIT

Virgin Spring Cinefest
Gold Award Winner:  BEST SHORT FILM (Derek Frey)
Silver Award Winner:  BEST EDITING (Derek Frey)
Bronze Award Winner:  BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (Derek Frey)
Bronze Award Winner:  BEST ACTRESS (Valery Richardson)
Honorable Mention:  MUSIC SCORE (Matthew Reid)


Official Selections:


Big Island Film Festival


Bloodstained Indie Film Festival


Diabolical Horror Film Festival


FEARnyc


Fright Night Film Fest


Grindhouse Planet Film Festival


Halloween Intl Film Festival


Harrisburg-Hershey Film Festival


Hollywood Dead Horror Film Festival


Hollywood Horror Fest of Shorts


Hollywood Screenings Film Festival – SEMI-FINALIST


Horrorvision Trash Film Festival


Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival


The Indie Horror Film Festival


The Lost Sanity Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival


Made In Hawaii Film Festival


Motor City Nightmares International Film Festival


NEPA Horror Film Festival


Russian International Horror Film Awards


Scare-A-Con Film Festival


StarGate Galactic International Sci-Fi- Fantasy and Horror Film Festival


Swapping Dead Film Festival


Taupo Halloween Film Festival


MOTEL PROVIDENCE

Awards:

Average Superstar Films - A Night Of Short Films XII, 2015, Best Comedy


Brightside Tavern Shorts Fest, Nominated: Best Comedy, Best Director of a Comedy, Best Comedy Actor in a Comedy (Steve Kuzmick) 2015, Motel Providence


Filmmakers of the Year Film Festival, Best Director of a Short Film, 2014, Motel Providence


Honolulu Film Awards, Aloha Accolade Award, 2015, Motel Providence

International Film Festival - Documentary, Short, Comedy, Best Picture, Best Director, Best Editing, 2015, Motel Providence

International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema (London), Nominated: Best Director, Best Editing, 2015, Motel Providence

International Movie Awards, Best Director, Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Screenplay, 2015, Motel Providence


Loch Ness Film Festival, Nominated: Best Comedy, 2015, Motel Providence


Los Angeles Film Review, Best Director Honorable Mention, 2015, Motel Providence

Media Film Festival, Best Comedy, 2015, Motel Providence


Mexico International Film Festival, Golden


Palm Award: Short Film, 2015, Motel Providence


A Night Of Short Films XII - Philadelphia, Best Comedy, 2015, Motel Providence


West Chester Film Festival, Nominated: Best Pennsylvania Filmmaker, 2015, Motel Providence


World Film Awards, Best Director, International Film, 2015, Motel Providence


Official Selections:


IndieFest Film Awards


Best Shorts Competition


Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival.


Indie Fest USA Film & Music Film Festival


Albuquerque International Film Festival


Harrisburg-Hershey Film Festival


Los Angeles Comedy Festival


Garden State Film Festival


Fort Meyers Beach Film Festival


Sunscreen Film Festival


Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival


Laughing Devil Short Film Festival


Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards


Access Code Short Film Festival


Firstglance Film Festival – Philly


Chicago Comedy Film Festival


SKY BLUE COLLAR

Awards:

Chicago Comedy Film Fesitval, Best Director of a Short Film, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

International Film Festival of Comedy, Romance and Musical, Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

ITSFILM.COM International Short Film Competition, Best Comedy, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

Mockfest Film Festival, Best Director of a Short Film, 2014, Sky Blue Collar

Moondance Film Festival, Best Short Narrative Film, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

NEXTV Web Series & Indie Film Competition, Nominated: Indie Short / Quarter Finalist, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

Red Dirt Film Festival, Best Comedy, 2013, Sky Blue Collar

Workers Unite Film Festival, Honorable Mention, 2014, Sky Blue Collar

Official Selections:

2013 Chicago Comedy Film Festival

2013 Vancouver International Film Festival

2013 Independent Film Quarterly Film & Webisode Festival

2013 Santa Monica Independent Film Festival

2013 Rumschpringe International Film Festival

2013 Red Dirt International Film Festival

2013 Atlanta Shortfest

2013 International Freethought Film Festival

2013 Best Shorts Competition

2013 Vegas Cinefest

2014 DAM Short Film Festival

2014 Lucerne International Film Festival

2014 Santa Fe Film Festival

2014 New Hope Film Festival

2014 Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

2014 Jersey Shore Shorts Film Festival

2014 Festival De Cannes – Short Film Corner

THE BALLAD OF SANDEEP


Awards:

10th Annual DIY Film Festival, Honorable Mention, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Accolade Film Festival, Award of Merit, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Best Shorts Competition, Award of Excellence, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Best Shorts Competition, Award of Merit – Lead Actor (Deep Roy), 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Colorado Film Festival, Best Actor (Deep Roy), 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

Freestyle Film Exhibition, Best Short Film, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Independent Film Quarterly and New Media Festival, Best Director, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

International Film Festival for Peace, Inspiration & Equality, Award of Excellence, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

International Film Festival for Spirituality, Religion and Visionary, Best Director, Best Screenplay (The Minor Prophets), Best Actor (Deep Roy), Best Original Score (Mike Higham & Andy Richards) 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Jersey Short Film Festival, Best Comedy Short, 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

Mockfest Film Festival, Best Comedy Short, Best Screenplay (The Minor Prophets) 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

Moondance International Film Festival, Finalist, 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

NEXTV Web Series & Indie Film Competition, Semi-finalist, 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

RINCON International Film Festival, Award of Excellence, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Prestige Film Awards, Bronze Award Winner, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Silicon Valley Film Festival, Top 3 Short Films, 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

The Sunset International Film Festival, Best Actor, 2012, The Ballad of Sandeep

Vegas Cinefest, Best Featurette, 2011, The Ballad of Sandeep

Official Selections:

Albuquerque Film Festival

The Other Venice Film Festival

Twin Cities Film Festival

Atlanta Short Fest

Rumschpringe Film Festival

New York Hell’s Kitchen Film Festival

Lucerne International Film Festival

The OffShoot Film Festival

ndependent Film Quarterly Film & New Media Festival in NYC

Irvine International Film Festival

Big Easy Awards – NYC

New Hope Film Festival

Big Island Film Festival

Workers United Film Festival

International Freethought Film Festival

Costa Rica International Film Festival