Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Awards


The Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Awards of the 26th Annual TampaBay International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. In honor of Alan Ira Dusowitz, whose estate established the Friends of the Festival Endowment in 2009.

2015

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
 To be announced

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
To be announced

2014

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
Desiree Akhavan for Appropriate Behavior

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
Nomy Lamm and Lisa Ganser for The Beginning Parts

2013

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
Chris Mason Johnson for TEST

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
Rafael Aidar for THE PACKAGE (O PACOTE)

2012

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
Jonathan Lisecki for GAYBY

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
Mitsuyo Miyazaki for TSUYAKO

2011

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
Maryam Keshavarz for CIRCUMSTANCE (Hon. Mention- Sabine Bernardi for ROMEOS)

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
Daniel Ribeiro for I DON’T WANT TO GO BACK ALONE

2009

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Feature Film
Director Haim Tabakman, Eyes Wide Open

Alan Ira Dusowitz Emerging Filmmaker Award for a Short Film
Director Deana Williams, Tracks