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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


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.


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.


Festival Schedule

Screenings and Awards Program

Award Trophy


Friday, September 21, 2018

6:00 pm – 11:30 pm  –  Screenings


Saturday, September 22, 2018

8:00 am – 5:00 pm  –  Screenings

2425 Nasa Pkwy, Seabrook, TX   77586


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 







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.  

8:30 pm Dinner

2425 Nasa Pkwy, Seabrook, TX    77586


Finalist Screenings – (available August 15, 2018)

Downloads:    (available August 15, 2018)

2018 Screening Schedule – Short

2018 Screening Schedule – Long