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  We Film To Make People Care

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T
he G
lobal Cinema

F
ilm Festival of Boston
 

MARCH 8-11, 2018 | STUDIO CINEMA| 376 TRAPELO RD, BELMONT, MA

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GCFF 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

ABOUT THE FESIVAL

The Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston (GCFF) in partnership with WCF studios/films LLC and under the direction of multiple award-winning Documentarian Raouf J. Jacob and award-winning Executive Producer Lara M. Moreno are committed to bringing the best of global cinema to Boston. Our unflinching mission is to give filmmakers an opportunity to spotlight stories that deserve global attention. We take pride in being a platform that exhibits unflinching human rights films that make us care. Moreover, we strongly believe that your lens is the most powerful witness to the human condition near and far! 


We invite and welcome our international community to take part in the Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston!


Our global event includes over 28 independent films, 

director Q & As and critically acclaimed official selections that have been featured in major award competitions, including BAFTA,

Tribeca Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Rhode Island International Film Festival & More!


Come discover extraordinary films that make us care!

GCFF 2017 TRAILER

Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston 2017 Award Winners 

GRAND JURY PRIZE (BEST PICTURE)
Sadhvi Siddhali Shree
STOPPING TRAFFIC

SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD

William Aydelott
MAIL. MAN 


SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD
Kevin McAfee
THE SAMARITAN


SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD
Helen Yanovsky
JERUSALEM BOXING CLUB


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Edgar Baghdasaryan
SIMON’S WAY



BEST DIRECTOR (NARRATIVE FILM)
Krysten Resnick
NOTHING GOLD


BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Frederick J Taylor
COUNTER HISTORIES: ROCK HILL 


BEST HUMAN RIGHTS FILM 
Tin Win Niang & Yasmin Rams
IN EXILE


SOCIAL IMPACT FILMMAKING 
Lauren Anders Brown
THE CHECKLIST EFFECT



BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE 
Gerret Warner
TRUTH UNDERGROUND


BEST NARRATIVE FILM

Bita Shafipour
LAST NIGHT IN EDINBURGH 

 

BEST DIRECTOR (DOCUMENTARY FEATURE)

Perri Peltz & Geeta Gandbhir
PRISON DOGS


BEST FILM EDITING
Mathias Magnason
HARD TO BELIEVE




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GCFF 2017 PROGRAM GUIDE
 


GCFF 2016 HIGHLIGHTS

Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston 2016 Award Winners 

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
GRAND JURY PRIZE (BEST PICTURE)
 MEGAN SHUTZER
NEW GENERATION QUEENS

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM
 HEATHER ANGEL CHANDLER
A QUESTION OF HUMANITY

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DIRECTOR (DOCUMENTARY)
 IGAL HECHT
MY HOME

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST FILM EDITING
 RALPH VITUCCIO
SHIPBREAKERS

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
 FRAN GUIJARRO
THE MURAL
GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DIRECTOR (DOC SHORT)
 CHRIS PHILLIPS
WE AS PEOPLE

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DIRECTOR (SHORT FILM)
MATT ROGERS
A LIST

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM 
I'VE JUST HAD A DREAM
JAVI NAVARRO

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM
PECHORIN
ROMAN KHRUSHCH

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST DIRECTOR 
(NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM)
PAUL SAPIANO
DRIVING WHILE BLACK

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
PECHORIN
ROMAN KHRUSHCH

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
BEST ANIMATED FILM
 YAHYA GHOBADI
TEARS

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD
 AZRA RASHID 
A WOMAN’S STORY

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD
 JUSTIN ZIMMERMAN
SMART

GCFF OF BOSTON 2016
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD
 SHEILA M. SOFIAN
THE TRUTH HAS FALLEN

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