|"Swimming is a well executed and spirited romatic comedy..."
"Excellent comic timing." "Beautiful Imagery..."
"Kindhearted and beautifully shot." "Gripping Cinematography"
- DC Shorts Film Festival Judges
|a short film written and directed by Diane Lisa Johnson|
|"A rare gem. ...one of the best short films I have ever seen." - Zach Rizvi|
|Winner of 16 Awards and Honors Including:
USC First Look Film Festival Audience Award
Los Angeles Times | The Envelope
L.A. Times Article
Directors Guild of America Award for Swimming
DGA Student Film Awards - Honorable Mention:
Article: "Alumni Sweep the 12th Annual DGA Student Film Awards"
DGA Announcement: Click Here
GOLD MEDAL AWARD for Excellence
Best Impact of Music in a Short Film
DAVID IVY, Composer
Winner Best Narrative
Neuse Riverkeeper Independent
and Documentary Film Festival
|From left to right: Mary Beth Fielder, Diane Lisa Johnson, David Ivy, Danielle Taddei and Aaron Torres.|
|Winner Best Short Drama
Woods Hole Film Festival
Winner Best Filmstock Film
San Francisco Frozen Film Festival
Complete list of awards... here
|WINNER Best Regional Short (tie)
SENE Film Music & Arts Festival
April 9th, 2011