2009 The 7th Annual
Independent Film Festival Boston:
April 22–28, 2009

2009 Festival Award Winners

Grand Jury Prize

Narrative
CHILDREN OF INVENTION
directed by Tze Chun
Documentary
CRUDE
directed by Joe Berlinger
Short
INSTEAD OF ABRACADABRA
directed by Patrik Eklund

Special Jury Prize

Narrative
BEESWAX
directed by Andrew Bujalski
Documentary
UNMISTAKEN CHILD
directed by Nati Baratz
Short
I AM SO PROUD OF YOU
directed by Don Hertzfeldt

Audience Award

Narrative
STILL WALKING
directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda
Documentary
SHOOTING BEAUTY
directed by George Kachadorian
Short
SHORT TERM 12
directed by Destin Daniel Cretton

Documentary Honorable Mention

THE WAY WE GET BY
directed by Aron Gaudet

Best Marketing Award - tie

Documentary
SHOOTING BEAUTY
directed by George Kachadorian
LOLLIPOP MAN
directed by Michael Axelgaard