FROM TRASH TO TREASURE: turning negatives into positives


Photo courtesy of Cultures of Resistance Films.


We are honored by the thoughtful and enthusiastic feedback that we have received from audiences of FROM TRASH TO TREASURE: turning negatives into positives. The following is a list of awards and mentions that the documentary has received at film festivals throughout the world.

  • BRAZIL / São Paulo: Silver Ahuma Award (Best Documentary Award) and Bronze Tilapia Award (Social Awareness Award), T.I.F.A. – Tietê International Film Awards
  • MAURITIUS / Port Louis: Honorable Mention, Phare International Film Festival
  • GREECE / Thessaloniki: Official Selection, Thessaloniki Free Short Festival

  • FRANCE / Paris, Best Non-European Independent Documentary, European Independent Film Festival 2022
  • BRAZIL/  Florianopolis: Winner — International Awards 2021,  Planeta.doc – International Socio-Environmental Film Festival



  • UNITED STATES / La Jolla, California, Award of Distinction, Best Shorts Competition 2020 Humanitarian Awards, 2021


  • CAMEROON / Bafoussam, Best Documentary, Festival international du cinéma indépendant de Bafoussam, 2021



  • NIGERIA / ABUJA, Best Film, Africa Film For Impact Festival, 2020


    • ARGENTINA / BUENOS AIRES, Official Selection, Festival Internacional de Cine Documental de Buenos Aires, 2020


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