2017 London Film Award Winners

London Film Awards Winners truly represent the best of the independent film and screenwriting. The London Film Awards proudly recognizes the Gold Lion Award Winners of the 2017 Film and Screenplay competitions.


Grand Jury Prize

The Activists: War, Peace, and Politics in the Streets directed by Melody Shemtov

Special Jury Prize

Cotton Wool directed by Nicholas Connor

Best Experimental Film

Sirocco: Prophecy of Wind directed by John Taschner

Best Animated Film

Ghost Beats directed by Brent Barson

Best Screenplay

An Old Man of the Hills, and the Schoolmaster’s Story directed by Harry Pearson

Best Documentary Feature

Trial By Fire – The Terry Dunnage Story directed by Adrian Scott

Best Documentary Short

Birmingham’s Phenomenal Woman directed by Tonya Joy Bolton

Best British Film

Our Little Haven directed by Ben Rider

Best Director

Filling In directed by Bradley Hawkins

Cinematic Vision Award

Timeless Charms directed by Zah Ahmad

Best First-Time Director

Wild directed by Leticia Cáceres

Best Actor

Tristan Barr in Watch the Sunset

Best Actress

Alexandra Ficken in Baggage directed by Andi Behring

Best Feature

The Reverse Diaries directed by Shin Sonoda