The 2016 Emerge Film Festival EFFy Awards were presented at the third annual EFFy Awards Gala held Saturday, April 30, at the Agora Grand Event Center.
The winners are:
Best Emerging Filmmaker: Danielle Orbach, SEAMLESS LOVE
Best Director: Wiebke von Carolsfeld, STAY
Best Maine Film: NEPTUNE (Directed by Derek Kimball; Written by Matthew Konkel and Derek Kimball)
Best Short Film: WINTER'S JOURNEY (Written and Directed by Susanne Boeing)
Best Documentary: SEMBENE! (Directed by Samba Gadjigo and Jason Silverman)