Winners Announced as Running Wild Collects ‘People’s Choice’ Award at New York’s EQUUS Film Festival

Running Wild, starring Sharon Stone, Tommy Flannigan and Jason Lewis, won the “People’s Choice” Award at New York’s 2016 EQUUS Film Festival Awards ceremony held on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 20, at the Wild Horses of Sable Island Gallery, 64 Grand Street, New York, NY.

Other major winners included:
Christmas Ranch – Best of Festival – Family
Unbridled – Best of Festival – Feature
Life Adjusted – Best of Festival – Documentary  

For a full list of EQUUS Film Festival winners go to

Founded in 2013 the EQUUS Film Festival 2016 presented over 150 films and 32 WINNIE Awards including Equestrian Art Film, Director, Documentary, Commercial, International, Music Video, People’s Choice and Best of Festival. The addition of WINNIE Award categories in 2016 for Literature and Art  rounded out our commitment to being the home to the storytellers of the horse world.

For more about the EQUUS Film Festival films, contact Lisa Diersen at or 630-272-3077 and for sponsorships and press, contact Diana De Rosa at or 516-848-4867.