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Monthly Archives: December 2011

From the Onion Patch: Bayard Outerbridge

Bermudian filmmaker and BIFF alumni Bayard Outerbridge takes a moment to share some important information regarding his upcoming thesis short film project Machsom. See the full article on bernews.


Independent Spirit Awards Nominations

With the Gotham Awards being the official kick-off to the awards season the next biggest awards to make their nominations our the Independent Spirit Awards. The Indie Spirits are widely considered the indie version of the Academy Awards. Among the nominations our BIFF alumni The Redemption of General Butt Naked and An African Election both of which were showcased at this year’s festival.

Some of you may even remember that The Redemption of General Butt Naked was awarded the jury prize for Best Documentary.

Gothan Independent Film Awards gets Butt Naked

The Gotham Independent Film Awards announced their nominations this month and among its nominees is the BIFF 2011 winner of Best Documentary Film The Redemption of General Butt Naked. The film is has been nominated in the Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You category.