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Winners Announced for the 2020 PBS Short Film Festival

July 27, 2020

By Madisson Haynes

Winners have been announced for the 2020 PBS Short Film Festival. This year's festival included 25 films from different presenting partners. The film festival was made up of five different categories: Environment, Culture, Family, Humanity and Race.

The winners were separated into two categories: the "Most Popular" and the "Juried Prize." Whichever film received the most "love" or "votes" from viewers at the end of the festival wins the "Most Popular" award. Additionally, a team of jury members picked their favorites, which wins the "Juried Prize."

Congratulations to the winners of this year's festival, and congratulations to all 25 excellent films.

Most Popular: Joyride

Juried Prize: In This Family

Watch All 25 Films

Quilt Fever


Standing Above the Clouds

Happy Hounds

Do Not Disturb

You Know the Drill

How Turfing Became Synonymous with Oakland

Celestia Morgan

Paddle Together

To Infinity


Birth of Afrobeat


A Night at the Garden

Knocking Down the Fences

One Way

Sweetheart Dancers

Preston's Gone

We Gon' Be Alright

The Seed Saver

In This Family

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