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2017 NEWS

.The Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival organizing team is  pleased to announce that Texas Producer, Movie Coach, Filmmaker and Actor, Gary Chason, was the Honored Celebrity Guest and the 2017 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.


2016 NEWS

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Good news coming out of Houston as the 18th Annual Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival ends its 2016th season. The Houston Press and the people that voted have bestowed the Best Film Festival Award in Arts & Entertainment to the Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival – Houston.

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The 2016 Winners:

The Official Winner’s list for last year’s 2016 18th Annual Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival is posted.

Congratulations to all  of the winners!:

The Winners List

2016 Celebrity Guest – June Griffin Garcia

The Organizers of the 2016 season of the Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival were hard at work making the 2016 season’s festival one to remember. This season, the GCFVF’s Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient for the 2016th season is awarded to the talented and beautiful Texas Actress and Celebrity Guest., Ms. June Griffin Garcia.

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Festival Schedule

Screenings and Awards Program

SCREENINGS

2425 Nasa Pkwy, Seabrook, TX   77586

Friday, September 21, 2018

6:00 pm – 11:30 pm  –  Screenings

God Particle

Production Company: Film Club

Director: Derrick Pittman

Producer: Mark Rodriguez

Screenwriter: Derrick Pittman

Genre: Action/Adventure / Sci-Fi

Run Time: 0:12:55

Show Time: 6:05p.m.


“A Time To…”

Production Company: Out of My Own Productions

Director: Melinda H. Hawkins

Producer: Julitta Pourciau, Lori Frazier Murphy

Screenwriter: Jason Richards

Genre: Comedy /

Run Time: 0:07:48

Show Time: 6:15p.m.


Illusions of Cyn

Production Company: Magic Smoke Media

Director: Clay Ayers

Producer: Carrie Fitch

Screenwriter: Robert Hazel

Genre: Drama /

Run Time: 1:28:30

Show Time: 6:30p.m.


Taco Hell

Production Company: Dual Mind, LLC

Director: Tsvetalina Pourciau

Producer: Julitta Pourciau

Screenwriter: Tsvetalina Pourciau

Genre: Comedy / Student

Run Time: 0:14:50

Show Time: 8:05p.m


Early Grave

Director: Vaness Delgado

Producer: Chris Delgado

Screenwriter: Robert Clark

Genre: Music Video /

Run Time: 0:03:33

Show Time: 8:25p.m.


 Pickle

Production Company: Chapman University

Director: Grant Moore

Producer: Peter Henckel

Screenwriter: Grant Moore

Genre: Comedy / Student

Run Time: 0:21:28

Show Time: 8:30p.m


A Murder In Montrose

Production Company: Houston Public Media

Director: Matt Brawley

Producer: Ernie Manouse

Screenwriter: Ernie Manouse

Genre: Documentary

Run Time: 0:29:46

Show Time: 9:00p.m.


If I Could Run

Production Company: Welling Films

Director: Shawn Welling

Producers: Don Miller, Miriam Ether Goldman

Screenwriter: Don Miller

Genre: Drama

Run Time: 0:08:00

Show Time: 9:30p.m.


Saturday, September 22, 2018

8:00 am – 5:00 pm  –  Screenings


Little Rose

Production Company: Misfits of Film, LLC

Director: Charles Stanley

Producer: Matt Jenkins

Screenwriter: Matt Jenkins

Genre: Romance

Run Time: 1:23:56

Show Time: 9:05a.m.


Total Bliss

Production Company: Dual Mind, LLC

Director: Tsvetalina Pourciau

Producer: Julitta Pourciau

Screenwriter: Bryan Pourciau

Genre: Drama / Student

Run Time: 0:08:00

Show Time: 10:30a.m.


An American Ghost Tail

Production Company: Welling Films

Director: Shawn Welling

Producers: Don Miller, Miriam Ether Goldman

Screenwriter: Don Miller

Genre: Drama / Horror

Run Time: 0:59:29

Show Time: 10:40a.m.


How Far

Production Company: Oak Forest Pictures

Director: Timothy Judd

Producer: Timothy Judd

Screenwriters: Timothy Judd, Lawrence Black

Genre: Drama / Romance

Run Time: 0:11:00

Show Time: 11:45a.m.


More Than Words: The Photography of Newsman Bob Paley

Production Company: Omnikronicles LLC

Director: Mary Paley

Producer: Mary Farnan Dugan

Screenwriters: Mary Paley/Patrick Bulgaro

Genre: Documemtary

Run Time: 1:25:00

Show Time: 12:00p.m.


“Often”

Production Company: Victoria Stein Films

Director: Victoria Rochelle Stein

Producer: Kevin Ramlal

Screenwriter: Victoria Rochelle Stein

Genre: Music Video

Run Time: 0:04:19

Show Time: 1:35p.m.


Stitches and Bolts

Production Company: Katt Gilcrease Films

Director: Katt Gilcrease

Producer: Katt Gilcrease

Screenwriter: Katt Gilcrease

Genre: Comedy / Romance

Run Time: 0:26:06

Show Time: 1:45p.m.


Botched Abduction

Production Company: Dual Mind, LLC

Director: Joey Cantu

Producer: Julitta Pourciau

Screenwriters: Joey Cantu, Greg Coronado

Genre: Action/Adventure

Run Time: 0:10:38

Show Time: 2:10p.m.

Run Time: 0:03:10 


The Bottle

Director: Robert Clark

Producer: Chris Delgado

Screenwriter: Robert Clark

Genre: Music Video

Show Time: 2:40p.m.


28 days In India

Production Company: Margo Stutts Toombs

Director: Margo Stutts Toombs

Producer: Margo Stutts Toombs

Screenwriter: Margo Stutts Toombs

Genre: Documentary

Run Time: 0:26:09

Show Time: 2:50p.m.



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AWARDS 

6:00 – 6:30 pm  –  Pre-Dinner Networking – Meet the Filmmakers

7:00 pm . –  Awards Presentations

Screenplay and Film Awards


Nick W. Nicholson, Emcee
Nick W. Nicholson, Emcee

Nick W. Nicholson is an actor and producer, known for The Legend of DarkHorse County(2014), Dropa (2018) and The Lincoln (2016).


Jody Haselbarth, Awards Hostess

Jody Haselbarth, Stuntwoman and Awards Hostess 


ERNIE ROBERTSON AWARD

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MICHELLE MOWER


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

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SUZANNE SAVOY

SUZANNE SAVOY is a film/TV/radio & stage actor who appears in recurring roles on House of CardsBetter Call Saul, Steven Soderbergh’s The Knick, and in comedy skits on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight.  The release of her most recent film, the Weinsteins’ The Upside, has been suspended due to allegations surrounding the company.  While living in Houston during the 1980’s and ‘90’s, she worked with dozens of local writers and directors, crafting a career which spanned all media and which found her in principal and starring roles in The Trust,Miller and Muller, The Man With the Perfect Swing, The Cellar, America’s Most Wanted, and many other projects.  Ms. Savoy was founder and for ten years the director of Houston’s Mercury Studio, which provided training to on-camera artists over a period of two decades.  She has voiced numerous cartoon and animé characters and appeared in the classic early video game, Crusader: No Remorse, created by Origin Systems in Austin, TX.  Now living in NYC and working tri-coastal, Ms. Savoy still makes time to work on select projects with emerging film-makers.  Besides her busy film, video, radio, and TV career, Ms. Savoy currently tours and lectures throughout the US and Canada with her one-woman stage show, Je Christine, based on the life and works of medieval author Christine de Pizan.  



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2425 Nasa Pkwy, Seabrook, TX    77586


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