Oxford Film Festival announced the Hoka winners on Saturday at an awards ceremony on the Square in downtown Oxford at the Lyric Theatre.
Hoka winners receive a statuette made by sculptor Bill Beckwith as well as other prizes.
Hoka Winners are:
Animation Category: “Abuelas” by Afarin Eghbal
Experimental category: “Don’t Break Down” by Matt Meindl.
Mississippi Music Video: Junk Culture, “Growing Pains” by Deepak Mantena
Documentary Short category: “reborning”
Narrative shorts award: "DeafBlind"
special jury citation for: "Dark Companion"
Mississippi Narrative: "Tube"
Spirit of Roger Corman Award: "GRASSHOPPER!"
Special Jury Award for Acting: Rebecca Jernigan, star of "TUBE"
Mississippi Documentary: "April’s Way"
Special Jury Award for Human Rights: GROWING OUR OWN
Documentary Feature: “An Ordinary Hero”
Special Jury Award: “Antenna”
Narrative Feature: “The Discoverers” with special cinematography jury award to “Come Morning.”