2016 Outfest Los Angeles Awards

Special Programming Awards

  • Special Programming Award for Freedom
  • Special Programming Award for Artistic Achievement
  • Special Programming Award for Emerging Talent

Audience Awards

  • Documentary Short Film
  • Dramatic Short Film
  • Documentary Feature Film
  • Dramatic Feature Film
  • First U.S. Dramatic Feature Film

Jury Awards

  • Best Documentary Short Film
  • Best Narrative Short Film
  • Best Documentary Feature Film
  • Best International Narrative Feature Film
  • Best US Narrative Feature Film
  • Best Screenwriting in a US Feature Film

*Feature films that have had a US theatrical release or have premiered on US Television or other domestic commercial ancillary (video, DVD, VOD release) prior to the start of the film festival are NOT eligible.