The ballots are in! Here are the winners of the 2016 New Orleans Film Festival Audience Awards:


SPOTLIGHT FILM: NARRATIVE
Moonlight (dir. Barry Jenkins)

SPOTLIGHT FILM: DOCUMENTARY
Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table
(dir. Leslie Iwerks)

NARRATIVE FEATURE
My First Kiss and the People Involved
(dir Luigi Campi)

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
TIE:
After Spring
(dir. Ellen Martinez + Steph Ching)
Shelter
(dir. Brent Renaud + Craig Renaud)

NARRATIVE SHORT
The Sleep of the Amazons (Le sommeil des amazones)
(dir. Bérangère McNeese)

DOCUMENTARY SHORT
TIE:
Frame 394
(dir. Rich Williamson)

Soy Cubano
(dir. Jeremy Ungar + Ivaylo Getov)

EXPERIMENTAL SHORT
“The Bloop”
(dir. Cara Cusumano)

ANIMATED SHORT
A Love Story
(dir. Anushka Naanayakkara)

LOUISIANA SHORT
TIE:
The Executioner
(dir. Laci Dent)

Jonah Stands Up (dir. Hannah Engelsen)

LOUISIANA FEATURE
Before the West Coast
(dir. Oyd Craddock)

MUSIC VIDEO
Can I Exist
by Missio (dir. Jeff Ray)

WEB SERIES
New Deep South
(co-creators Rosie Haber + Lauren Cioffi)