Erma Elzy

Director | Writer | Producer



Festivals & Awards

Redeemer

Redeemer

  • Selection, Sistah's Are Doin' It For Themselves Film Festival - The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center's (BHERC), Hollywood, CA - 2011
  • Selection, National Black Theater Film Festival, Winston-Salem, NC - 2011
  • Selection, Hollywood Black Film Festival, Beverly Hills, CA - 2012
  • Selection, Pan African Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA - 2013

Man Made

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  • Winner - Best Short Film, 2004 3rd Annual Atlanta Urban Mediamakers Film Festival
  • Winner - Best Editing, 2004 3rd Annual Atlanta Urban Mediamakers Film Festival
  • Winner - Jury Honorable Mention, 2003 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • Winner - Audience Award, 2003 African American Women In Cinema Film Festival
  • Winner - 3rd Prize Overall, 1st Prize Comedy, 2002 Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame FilmWorks Awards
  • Winner - Best Narrative Short, 2002 Jamerican Film & Music Festival
  • Semi-Finalist - Storyteller Competition, 2002 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • Selection, 2005 Best of Buffalo Film Festival (London, England)
  • Selection, 2004 3rd Annual Atlanta Urban Mediamakers Film Festival
  • Selection, 2004 ReelWorld Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)
  • Selection, 2004 Annapolis Reel Cinema Festival
  • Selection, 2003 African Film Marketplace: S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Selection, 2003 Buffalo Black &Asian Film Festival (London, England)
  • Selection, 2003 Malibu Film Festival
  • Selection, 2003 Black Filmmaker Magazine International Film Festival (London, UK)
  • Selection, 2003 Pan African Film Festival (Atlanta, GA)
  • Selection, 2003 Gene Siskel Film Center: Indie Comedy Festival (Chicago, IL)
  • Selection, 2003 Shorts in the Spirit (Charleston, NC)
  • Selection, 2003 Hollywood Black Film Festival (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Selection, 2003 Denver Pan African Film Festival
  • Selection, 2003 Key West Indiefest
  • Selection, 2003 Women Speak Blackfilm's 2nd Annual Salute to Women Directors National Tour (New York 3/21, Atlanta 3/22, Los Angeles 3/27, Washington, DC 3/27, Chicago 4/4)
  • Selection, 2003 Sistas are doin' it for Themselves (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Selection, 2003 African American Women In Cinema (New York, NY)
  • Selection, 2003 Spaghetti Junction Urban Film Festival (Atlanta, GA)
  • Selection, 2003 Long on Shorts African Diaspora Film Festival (Dallas, TX)
  • Selection, 2003 Women in Film: Celebration of Black History Month (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Selection, 2003 Pan African Film Festival (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Selection, 2002 Jamerican Film & Music Festival (Kingston, Jamaica)
  • Selection, 2002 International Black Women's Film Festival (San Francisco, CA)
  • Selection, 2002 Los Angeles International Short Film Festival
  • Selection, 2002 Coney Island Short Film Festival
  • Selection, 2002 Chicago Black Harvest International Film Festival

Room 302

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  • Winner - Jury Prize, Best Short Film, 2001 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • Finalist, 2001 Showtime Black Filmmaker Showcase
  • Winner - Audience Award, Black & Brown Film Festival
  • Selection, 2000 DoBoys Short Film Showcase
  • Selection, 2000 Jamerican Film and Music Festival
  • Selection, 2001 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • Selection, 2001 11th Annual Cinequest San Jose Film Festival
  • Selection, 2001 The Original Action Shero Film Festival
  • Selection, 2001 Split Ends Festival of Shorts
  • Selection, 2001 African American Film Marketplace S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase