Awards / Recognition
One of 7 participants selected for the 2018 Film Independent Screenwriting Lab with Zenith feature screenplay
GOLD AWARD - BEST LGBT SHORT & Best young Actor
Uniform Film Independent Awards - May 2018
2018 TOP 3 FINALIST
Zenith - Feature Screenplay
2017 Student Academy Award Semifinalist
2ND PLACE - BEST SHORT FILM
Last Day in Paradise 2017 Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes
BEST STUDENT DIRECTOR
2017 Black Star International Film Festival in Accra, Ghana
COlumbia University Film Festival
Zenith (thesis film) / Program B
2016-2017 IFP Marcie Bloom Fellow
Recently selected to be one of 4 Marcie Bloom Fellows for 2016-2017 calendar year.
2016 caucus gold circle award
First Place Winner: Producer for Nocturne in Black http://variety.com/2016/scene/vpage/grace-and-frankie-amazon-roy-price-caucus-awards-1201932154/
Zenith short film is selected for ASCAP film scoring grant.
BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY GRAND PRIZE
With Zenith Screenplay in 2016 Flickers Rhode Island International Screenplay Competition.
Hedgebrook-humanitas screenwriters lab
One of 5 writers selected for the 2016 Hedgrebook-Humanitas Screenwriters Lab in with my feature screenplay, Zenith.
caucus foundation grant recipient
Awarded 2016 Caucus Foundation Grant for Nocturne in Black, a Columbia thesis film I produced, written and directed by Jimmy Keyrouz.
recipient of Jesse thompkins III award for excellence in screenwriting
In association with Working Title Films.
Winner of the breaking barriers award at 2016 columbia film festival
Directing grant for thesis film, Zenith.
Recipient of 2014 NYWIFT scholarship
Production grant for Avalanche, first-year film in Columbia MFA program.