FOCUS Award Winners 2021

Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021


Congratulations to the 2021 FOCUS Film winners!! The FOCUS Film Festival is NYU’s first-ever film festival to amplify BIPOC storytellers.

Best Documentary Film
Holding SpaceIfeyinwa Arinze

Best Experimental Film
How To Raise A Black BoyJustice Jamal Jones 

Best First Time Filmmaker
She Knows Her PlacePaula J. Leon

Best Animation Film
Hidden FaceJiaxin Ying

Best Narrative Film
Royal, Aisha Ford

Best Music Video/Branded Content
FearlessYiwen Huang