AWARDS / FESTIVALS

The Bay Foundation recently honored creative director Leslie Iwerks for her contributions to environmental and social causes. 

Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table

Official Selection New Orleans Film Festival, Spotlight Film: Audience Award
Official Selection Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Official Selection Miami Film Festival
Official Selection Mill Valley Film Festival
Official Selection Houston Cinematic Arts Film Festival
Official Selection San Luis Obispo International Film Festival
Official Selection Boulder International Film Festival

Citizen Hearst

Official Selection San Luis Obispo Film Festival, Spotlight Award, Leslie Iwerks
Official Selection Napa Valley Film Festival
Official Selection Hamptons International Film Festival

Pipe Dreams

Shortlisted for 2012 Academy Awards® Best Documentary Short Subject
Best Documentary Short Ashland Independent Film Festival
Official Selection Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Official Selection San Francisco Green Film Festival
Official Selection Omaha Film Festival
Official Selection Environmental Film Festival - Washington D.C. 

Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible

Official Selection Future Film Festival Bologna, Italy
Official Selection Annecy International Animation Festival
Official Selection FMFX Computer Animation Festival Stuttgart, Germany

Dirty Oil

Official Selection Calgary International Film Festival
Official Selection Global Visions Film Festival
Official Selection Hamptons International Film Festival
Official Selection Tri Continental Film Festival
Official Selection Wakefield International Film Festival

Downstream

Shortlisted for 2008 Academy Awards® Best Documentary Short Subject
Official Selection Ojai International Film Festival
Official Selection Edmonton International Film Festival
Official Selection Calgary International Film Festival
Official Screening of NDP Party hosted by Jack Layton & Olivia Chow - Toronto

The Pixar Story

Emmy® Nominated for Best Television Special 2008
A.C.E. Eddie Award Nominee Best Documentary Editing 2008

Official Selection San Luis Obispo Film Festival
Official Selection Santa Barbara Film Festival
Official Selection Future Film Festival Bologna, Italy

Recycled Life

Academy Award® Nomination for Best Documentary Short Subject 2007
Best Documentary Short Human Rights Night Bologna, Italy
Best Documentary Short Tahoe/Reno International Film Festival
Best Documentary Short Newport Beach International Film Festival
Best Documentary Short San Luis Obispo International Film Festival
Best Documentary Short Ojai International Film Festival
Best Documentary Short Mendocino International Film Festival
Official Selection SXSW Film Festival
Official Selection Calgary Underground Film Festival

The Ride

Best Picture X-Dance Film Festival
Official Selection Hawaii International Film Festival

The Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story 

Official Selection Buffalo International Film Festival
Official Selection Philadelphia Film Festival
Official Selection Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Official Selection Annecy International Animation Festival
Official Selection Hiroshima International Animation Festival