Hall of fame
In 2018 the NOVA Fest Legend Award was renamed The Stan Lee Foundation Legend Award to honor the legacy of the great Stan Lee, the creator of Spider-Man, Black Panther, X-Men,
The Avengers, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, and countless, legendary, comic book heroes, that now dominate Hollywood's big screen.
The Stan Lee Foundation is committed to compelling literacy, education and the arts programs that promote life skills. The Foundation provides guidance, leadership and resources with other organizations that share its passion for quality in these fields.
Below are recipients of the Legend Award. We are honored to be associated with such marvelous and talented individuals, and look forward to continuing to share the spotlight with these super stars, who bring their excellence to the film arts.
Russell Williams II
2-Time Oscar Winner for
GLORY and Dances With
First African American to win multiple Academy Awards
Executive Producer of JOKER and all modern BATMAN films from Michael Keaton to Robert Pattinson
Pioneering filmmaker and director of The Blair Witch Project
In 2017 the The Action On Film International Film Festival honored our CEO and Founder Fernando A. Mico with an Award in his name, The MICO Award.
The MICO Award celebrates individuals who exemplify Innovation, Courage and Excellence in the Film Arts. The award is bestowed annually in Las Vegas, Nevada.