The 2016 Sonscreen Film Festival is proud to announce the Sonny Award-winners:



Best in Festival Award

The Exquisite Outdoors | Grant Perdew | Walla Walla University


Audience Choice Award

Hamilton County K-9 | Richard Morgan | Southern Adventist University


Jury Selection Award

Sittin' Pretty | Sidney Tooley | Southern Adventist University


Best Dramatic Short

The Exquisite Outdoors | Grant Perdew | Walla Walla University


Honorable Mention Dramatic Short

Mary & Montgomery | Matt Webster | Southern Adventist University


Best Documentary Short

Hamilton County K-9 | Richard Morgan | Southern Adventist University


Honorable Mention Documentary Short

AKA | Jourdain Smith | Andrews University


Best Screenplay 

Mary & Montgomery | Emily Mastrapa | Southern Adventist University


Best Cinematography

The Exquisite Outdoors | Erik Edstrom | Walla Walla University


Best Sound Design

Link | Chris Vance, Ben Josse, Zack Josse | Pacific Union College


Best Animated Short

Nameless | Jason Dull | Southern Adventist University


Honorable Mention Animated Short

Restricted Rhythm | Kevin Freeman | Southern Adventist University


Best High School Short

The Bible Worker | Cory Shim | Spencerville Adventist Academy


Honorable Mention High School Short

The Indians Revenge | Jonathan Wendt | Georgia Cumberland Academy


The SONscreen Vision Award

 Dr. Wil Alexander