2016 NYC Drone Film Festival Nominees

NARRATIVE

E.T. Drone Home Taylor Chien (USA)

The Smallest Empire
Sam Gorski, Corridor Digital (USA)

Call to the Wild
George Bruce Wilson (USA)

Nostalgia
Tim Sessler, Michael Marantz and Drew English (USA)

X-FACTOR

Dance Crazy
Katee Laine and Drew Roberts (USA)

Satlapse
Jamie Brightmore (United Kingdom)

Chromaticity Paul Trillo (USA)

A Man with a Rake Jehan-Benjamin Tarain (France)

LANDSCAPE

Into the West
Mike Bishop (Canada)

Ghent in 2 Minutes
Michael Tiger and Michel Blanckaert (Belgium)

Roadtrip: New Mexico
Joe Pickard and Corey Eisenstein (USA)

Wild Scotland
John Duncan (United Kingdom)

EXTREME SPORTS

Acrophobia: I’m Afraid of Heights Philippe Woodtli (Switzerland)

The Wind
Karim Iliya (USA)

AfterGlow: Lightsuit Segment
Nick Waggoner and Mike Brown (USA)

Teahupo’o Du Ciel
Eric Sterman, Brent Bielmann and Surfing Magazine (USA)

TECHNICAL

Flying Through Dresden Stefan Mueller (Germany)

All Away
Colin Solal Cardo (France)

Rise and Shine
Robert McIntosh (USA)

Hello World
Asa Hammond and Tarik Abdel-Gawad (USA)

FREESTYLE/FPV

Dive Dive Dive Steele Davis (USA)

Hawaiiballs
Chad Nowak (Australia)

Office Space Jonathon Davis (USA)

Abandonado
Carlos Puertolas (USA)

ARCHITECTURE

Desert Fortress
Jeffrey Worthington (USA)

Greystone Rising Jody Johnson (USA)

1500’ TV Tower Todd Thorin (USA)

Harness the Sun Jordan Overman (USA)

FEATURING DRONES

Zombie vs. Drone Alrik Bursell (USA)

Sparked
Cirque du Soleil, ETH Zurich and Verity Studios (Switzerland)

Drone Blender
Damien Gallagher and Billy May (United Kingdom)

The Drone
Jordan Rubin (USA)

DRONIE

Dronie Proposal
Tarsicio Sañudo Suarez (Mexico)

Dronie Marietas
Tarsicio Sañudo Suarez (Mexico)

Drone in Barrel
Eric Sterman and Jamie Obrien (USA)

The Shark Dronie
Florian Fischer (Germany)

A Man, a Rake and a Drone Jehan-Benjamin Tarain (France)

SHOWREEL

This Is Tilt Tilt (Norway)

Skynamic Pilot Reel Skynamic (USA)

Close to the Mountain Yann Havis (France)

NEWS/DOCUMENTARY

Expedition Alaska Brian J. Leitten (USA)

Nepal Earthquake
Abraham Villela/NBC News (USA)

Lava Chaser
Sam Cossman, Jeff Hertrick and National Geographic (USA)

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Iceland From Above Stefan Forster (Iceland)

Al Marmoum Camel Racing
Shoayb Khattab (United Arab Emirates)

Chicago Bean Dirk Dallas (USA)

Sunrays in the Mist (Estonia)

Mont Saint Michel Jérémie Eloy (France)