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Awards

Accolade Competition

2017 Won
Award of Excellence
Documentary Feature
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

Beverly Hills Film Festival

2017 Won
Jury Award
Best Documentary
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City

2014 Won
Festival Award
Best Actor in a Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Director of a Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Best Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Shared with:
Best Screenplay
Broken Blood (2013)
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Hoboken International Film Festival

2014 Won
Jury Award
Best Editor
Scrape (2013)
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Director
Scrape (2013)
Nominated
Jury Award
Best of Festival
Scrape (2013)
Shared with:
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Feature Film
Scrape (2013)
Shared with:
2013 Won
Festival Award
New York Post Best Feature Film Trailer
Broken Blood (2013)
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Actor
Broken Blood (2013)

Impact Docs Awards

2017 Won
Award of Excellence
Best Documentary Feature
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

Independent Filmmakers Showcase IFS Film Festival, US

2017 Nominated
IFS Award
Best Documentary
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

Northeast Film Festival, US

2013 Won
Festival Award
Best Actor in a Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Feature
Scrape (2013)
Best Director of a Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Best Screenplay
Broken Blood (2013)
Shared with:

Phenom Film Fest, US

2013 Won
Festival Award
Best Louisiana Filmmaker Feature Film
Broken Blood (2013)
Shared with:
Nominated
Festival Award
Best Louisiana Filmmaker Feature Film
Scrape (2013)
Shared with:

San Luis Obispo International Film Festival

2017 Nominated
George Sidney Independent Film Competition Winner
Best Documentary
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2017 Nominated
Jury Award
Best Documentary Film
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs (2017)

WideScreen Film & Music Video Festival

2015 Nominated
Festival Award
Best Actor
Broken Blood (2013)
Best Screenplay
Broken Blood (2013)
Shared with:
Best Feature
Broken Blood (2013)
Shared with:
Nominated
Audience Award
Best Trailer
Broken Blood (2013)

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