BAFTA Los Angeles honored the brightest filmmaking talents from US filmmaking programs at the annual Student Film Awards.The annual event recognizes the best Student Short Films of the year, and was held in Hollywood on June 19, 2014.
The 2014 BAFTA Los Angeles Student Film Award was presented to Annie Silverstein for her film Skunk. In a rare double-win, Annie was also recipient of the Special Jury Prize. A student from the University of Texas at Austin, Annie's film won the Membership vote after her film was screened alongside the other 8 finalists.
The Special Jury also selected Skunk to receive the Special Jury Prize. Our 2014 Jury comprised of renowned Cinematographer Oussie Rawi (The Tudors, Borgia and Pirates of Silicon Valley), actor James Frain (True Blood, The White Queen, 24, The Tudors), Production Designer Alex MacDowell (Fight Club, Minority Report and Man of Steel) and veteran Variety editor Tim Grey.