The Lower East Side Film Festival

2020 Winning Short Films

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LESFF 2020 Winners:

Best Of Fest:

Black Ghost Son

Directed by Christopher Low

[Included as a part of 'This Is America' Shorts Showcase']

Best Live Action Short:

Marcy Learns Something New

Directed by Julia Kennelly

[Included as a part of 'NSFW From Home' Shorts Showcase']

Best Documentary Short:

Sundays at The Triple Nickel

Directed By Jessica Colquhoun

[Included as a part of 'I Love NY' Shorts Showcase']

Best Animated Short:


Directed by Nadja Andrasev

[Included as a part of 'NSFW From Home' Shorts Showcase']

Best Music Video:


Directed by Vedran Rupic

[Included as a part of 'MIND F*CK' Shorts Showcase']

The Neighborhood Award:

Cinema Rules Everything Around Me

Directed by Rachel Wolther

[Included as a part of 'I Love NY Shorts Showcase']

Eddie, a first generation Chinese-American, is learning to become a father and his son, Troy, is navigating the spaces between ethnicity and identity. As Troy gets older, Eddie recognizes they carry different racial stigmas and worries that he may not have all the tools to guide Troy through the gauntlet of race.

  • Runtime
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Christopher Low
  • Producer
    Tiffany Jackman
  • Cast
    Kavon John Lightsey, Gary Luk, Cece Anna Lee