AMERICAN MARY Pierces The Competition And Wins Big At Screamfest
The 12th Annual Screamfest® Horror Film Festival ended its ten-day run with the winners of the famed “Skully” Award announced at the closing night party held at Trader Vic’s in the Downtown LA Live complex.
Right on the heels of the news that Anchor Bay has picked up distribution rights for the film, AMERICAN MARY went on to win multiple Skully awards including Best Picture and Best Director. Check out our review of AMERICAN MARY here.
All Skully-winning films will be shown Sunday at the LA Live Regal theater. The complete list of winners is below.
BEST PICTURE: American Mary
BEST DIRECTOR: Jen & Sylvia Soska – American Mary
BEST ACTRESS: Katharine Isabelle – American Mary
BEST ACTOR: Pierre-Francois Legendre – Fear of Water
BEST HORROR – COMEDY: Killer Kart
BEST MUSICAL SCORE: Jamie Blanks – Crawlspace
BEST STUDENT SHORT: Eaglewalk
BEST ANIMATED SHORT: Post Human
BEST SHORT: Incident on Highway 73
BEST MAKEUP: MastersFX – American Mary
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Brian Pearson– American Mary
BEST SPECIAL EFFECTS: Justin Dix – Crawlspace
BEST SCREENPLAY: The Gaslamp Horror/ Jeremy D. Christensen
BEST EDITING: Marc Steinicke – On Air
As always, check the Screamfest website for today’s encore screenings schedule and ticketing information.