2016

43nd Student Academy Awards | 2016
Samuel Goldwyn Theater
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Highlights
Memorable Moments

Winners

Alternative

David Henry Gerson
Gold Medal
"All These Voices" by David Henry Gerson
American Film Institute
Johnny Coffeen, Student Academy Awards
Bronze Medal
"The Swan Girl" by Johnny Coffeen
Maharishi University of Management
Yvonne Ng, Student Academy Awards
Silver Medal
"Cloud Kumo" by Yvonne Ng
City College of New York

Animation

Alicja Jasina, Student Academy Awards
Gold Medal
"Once upon a Line" by Alicja Jasina
USC
Carter Boyce, SAA
Bronze Medal
"Die Flucht" by Carter Boyce
DePaul University
Echo Wu
Silver Medal
"The Wishgranter" by Echo Wu
Ringling College of Art and Design

Documentary

Daphne Matziaraki
Gold Medal
"4.1 Miles" by Daphne Matziaraki
University of California, Berkeley
Elise Conklin
Bronze Medal
"From Flint: Voices of a Poisoned City" by Elise Conklin
Michigan State University
Rongfei Guo
Silver Medal
"Fairy Tales" by Rongfei Guo
New York University

Narrative

Brenna Malloy
Bronze Medal
"Rocket" by Brenna Malloy
Chapman University
 Brian Robau
Silver Medal
"It’s Just a Gun" by Brian Robau
Chapman University
 Jimmy Keyrouz
Gold Medal
"Nocturne in Black" by Jimmy Keyrouz
Columbia University

Foreign Narrative

Alex Schaad
Gold Medal
"Invention of Trust" by Alex Schaad
University of Television and Film Munich (Germany)
Felix Ahrens
Silver Medal
"Where the Woods End" by Felix Ahrens
Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF (Germany)
Klara Kochanska
Bronze Medal
"Tenants" by Klara Kochanska
Television and Theatre School (Poland)

Foreign Animation

Ahmad Saleh
Gold Medal
"Ayny" by Ahmad Saleh
Academy of Media Arts Cologne (Germany)

Foreign Documentary

Maya Sarfaty, SAA
Gold Medal
"The Most Beautiful Woman" by Maya Sarfaty
Tel Aviv University (Israel)