(It’s a wrap)….The Hottest Film Festival in the world concluded Saturday.
The Imperial Valley Film Commission declared the 4th Annual Imperial County Film Festival and Artist Showcase another success. The two-day event concluded with the announcement of the winners. The Best of Festival award went to M is for Mom, Directed by Charles Torren. The Best Documentary was Pink Room, directed by Anthony Alvarez. Best Music Video, Celebrate the Rain, Directed by Dano Cerny. The Cinematography award went to Calipatria, directed by Helka Burnison. Best Direction went to Highway 15, directed by Rachel Meyers. Best Actor was Jorge Lezama for his performance in Evenando. Best Actress was Amanda Hyruch for her performance in Mind Reader. Best Depiction of Life in the Valley, Into y Malo, directed by R.C Guerrero. Honorable Mention went to Twisted Ready, directed by Justin Burquist. The Audience Favorite. There was a tie between Pink Room and Highway 15.