The Diane Segilman Award for Best Short Documentary went to Roscoe Holcomb: From Daisy Kentucky, directed by John Cohen. Hirosaki Players, directed by Jeff Sausa, won the Diane Segilman Award for Best Short Narrative. God of Love, directed by Luke Matheny, won the Diane Seligman Award for Best Student Short Film.
Wolfgang Held presented the Haskell Wexler Award for Best Cinematography to Inuk, directed by Mike Magidson; and cinematography by Xavier Liberman. The James Lyons Awards for Best Editing were presented by renowned editors Sabine Hoffman and Craig McKay. Best Editing of a Feature Narrative went to Norman, directed by Jonathan Segal; edited by Robert Hoffman. One Lucky Elephant, directed by Lisa Leeman; edited by Kate Amend and Tchavdar Gerogiev, won Best Editing of a Feature Documentary.
Writer/director Bruce Beresford (Breaker Morant, Tender Mercies, Driving Miss Daisy, Mao’s Last Dancer, Peace, Love & Misunderstanding) won the Honorary Maverick Award presented by Tess Harper.
Marketing and distribution guru Bob Berney (There Will Be Blood, Monster, La Vie En Rose, The Passion of the Christ, Whale Rider, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Pan's Labyrinth, Mongol) won the Honorary Trailblazer Award, presented by industry legend Bingham Ray with an additional taped tribute by director Guillermo del Toro.