2014 Ground Zero Tennessee Spirit Awards & Tennessee Horizon Awards

NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
ANNOUNCES
GROUND ZERO TENNESSEE SPIRIT AWARDS
and
TENNESSEE HORIZON AUDIENCE AWARDS

The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF) announced the winners of the Ground Zero Tennessee Spirit Awards and the Tennessee Horizon Audience Awards tonight at NaFF Cinema at Walk of Fame Park in Downtown Nashville.

The Ground Zero Tennessee Spirit Awards were presented by Bob Jackson, owner of Ground Zero.  The Tennessee Horizon Awards were presented in partnership with the Tennessee Film, Entertainment and Music CommissionNative Magazine and Nashville Film Festival.

“Nashville Film Festival offers both seasoned and first time filmmakers the opportunity to have their films shown on the big screen”, said NaFF Artistic Director, Brian Owens.  “We are thrilled to have been able to create another way to partner with the Tennessee Film, Entertainment and Music Commission by offering these awards.”

Ground Zero Tennessee Spirit Awards

Best Feature Film: Jace Freeman & Sean Clark, The Ballad of Shovels and Rope

Honorable Mention Best Feature: Paul Harrill, Something, Anything

Best Narrative Short: Steven Wesley Miller, Shadowland

Best Documentary Short: Eric Byford, Straight Up: Tennessee Whiskey

TN Horizon Audience Awards

1st Place: Drew Langer, Lower Broads

2nd Place: Riley Hooper, Elvis Loses His Excess…

3rd Place: Motke Dapp, Sorry About Tomorrow

4th Place: Chad McClarnon, Bear With Me