“RINGS” Release Party at Glasslands NYC, July 22nd / Debut LP Out On July 21st On Frenchkiss Records
Awards were given out in the following categories: Target Filmmaker Award (for Best Narrative Feature) Winner: Wah Do Dem (What They Do) written and directed by Sam Fleischner & Ben Chace Producers: Sam Fleischner, Katina Hubbard, Ben Chace, Martha Lapham, Henry Kasdon Cast: Sean Bones, Norah Jones, Kevin Bewersdorf, Carl Bradshaw Film Description: Max’s dream Caribbean cruise becomes a solitary odyssey after his girlfriend dumps him days before their departure. Now, he’ll have to go with the Jamaican flow in this disarming and incisive debut feature.
The Target Filmmaker Award carries an unrestricted cash prize funded by Target, offering the financial means to help filmmakers transfer their vision to the screen. The award recognizes the finest narrative film in competition, and is given to the director. A special jury selects the winner, and all narrative feature-length films screening in the Narrative Competition section were eligible.