Kalamata ShortDocs

Creative Documentary Center
The film is available for a certain number of online screenings during the festival.

The New Abolitionists

Filmmaker Christina Zorich follows abolitionists throughout Southeast Asia that have dedicated their lives to rescuing, rehabilitating, preventing and prosecuting those involved in human sex trafficking.

  • Credits:
    • Director: Christina Zorich
    • Writers:  Christina Zorich, Landon Satterfield, Laura Spaeth, Andrea Valentine
    • Producers: Susannah Barnes, Olympia Dukakis, Stavroula Toska, Christina Zorich Music by: Andre Barros
    • Editing: Landon Satterfield, Ciaran Michael Vejby, Christina Zorich
    • Camera and Electrical Department: Christopher Barnes, Christina Zorich
    • Editorial Department: Simon Daoudi, Hannah McDermott
    • Post Production supervisor: Stefan Zorich
  • Awards

    Accolade Global Film Competiton Award of Merit

    August Award Best Feature Documentary Film

    Outstanding Achievement Award Best Documentary Film at Calcutta International Cult Film Festival 2020

    Best Music Documentary at Culver City Film Festival 2020

    Jury Honorary Mention Best Feature Documentary at Cyprus International Film Festival 2020

    Best Original Concept Documentary Feature at Free Spirit Film Festival 2020

    Award of Merit Documentary Feature at IndieFEST Film Awards 2020

    International Competition Best Documentary at Jaipur International Film Festival 2020

    Festival Award Outstanding Achievement in Directing, Documentary
    for Christina Zorich at Lonely Wolf: London International Film Festival 2020

    LAFA August Award Best Inspirational Film 2020

    Jury Award Best Cinematography - Documentary Feature Film at Marina del Rey Film Festival 2020

    Honorable Mention Best Documentary Feature at Santa Monica Film Festival 2020

    Seattle Film Festival Grand Jury Winner Best Documentary Feature (International Competition) at Seattle Film Festival 2020

    Best Documentary Feature Documentary at Studio City Film Festival, US 2020

    *Data is limited to before submission to PelDocFest


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