Unorthodox , a miniseries by Alumna Anna wing (CC '93), and Immigration country , Executive Producer of alumni without a degree Facebook Facebook logo Sign up for Facebook to connect with Dan Cogan '96, both won awards at the 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards . While Unorthodox two prizes in the categories Best Female Performance (Scripted) for Shira Haas and Best Male Performance (Scripted) for Amit Rahav, Immigration country was named best new non-script or documentary series. The winners were announced during the 36th Annual Awards Ceremony on April 22nd.
Nine films by Columbia filmmakers were selected for this year. nominated Film Independent Spirit Awards . The 36th award ceremony will take place on April 22nd.
Also alumni Gerry Kim '11 was nominated for the Producers Award, which honors aspiring producers who, despite very limited resources, demonstrate the creativity, tenacity and vision required to produce high quality independent films. In 2019, the Adjunct Associate Professor Associate award was taken home Shrihari Sathe '09. Kim recently was the producer at I am not here anymore , Alumnus' directorial debut Fernando Frías de la Parra '15, Mexico's contender for Best Foreign Film at this year's Academy Awards.
The full list of Columbia films and filmmakers involved is below: