Nominees & Winners

2022

Audience Favorite

The Ozarks Film Foundry Award

Nate Shuler for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Winner

Jordan Mouser for North Day - Runner-Up

Bucky Thomas Buckner & Jason Andrew Pfund for A Bottle For Betty - Nominee

Thomas Baker for The Measured - Nominee

Gary McClurg for What?? - Nominee

Tammy Durham for (Place Title Here) - Top-ten

Ryan LaBee for Nanaversary - Top-ten

Ashlee Callahan for Family Best Life Day - Top-ten

Caitlin Secrest for Kneeless to Say - Top-ten

Tyler Michael Hines for The Calling - Top-ten

 

Best Film/ Best Interpretation of the "Inspiration Package"

Betty Clinkenbeard Award

Joshua Kingham for It's All Worth It - Winner

Aaron Phares for Star Wish Day - Runner-Up

Richard T Baptiste & Jeana Varney for The Moment the Aliens Arrived - Nominee

Tyler Michael Hines for The Calling - Nominee

Ryan LaBee for Nanaversary - Nominee

Kyra Liora Brotherton for Scapegoat - Top-ten

Pol Dicharry for Clink Day - Top-ten

Nate Shuler for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Top-ten

Jorgē LaMarche for Counting Stars - Top-ten

Taylor Likes for One Small Change - Top-ten

 

Cinematography

Unknown Films Award

Clayton Potter for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Winner

Jim Owens for The Moment the Aliens Arrived - Runner-Up

Curtis Stout & Thomas Baker for The Measured - Nominee

Alec Knopf for One Small Change - Nominee

Karson Knudsen for Scapegoat - Nominee

Pol Dicharry for Clink Day - Top-ten

Jameson Blair for All That Loves Must Die - Top-ten

Ryan LaBee for Nanaversary - Top-ten

Morgan Brown for Metamorphosis - Top-ten

Liberty  Morreale-Arnall for Metere - Top-ten

 

Direction

The Estate of Charles & Betty Black Award

The Measured for Thomas Baker - Winner

Escape for Zach Klink - Runner-Up

Devitkah Made Me Do It for Seth Switzer - Nominee

It's All Worth It for Joshua Kingham - Nominee

Scapegoat for Brandon Scott - Nominee

One Small Change for Alec Knopf - Top-ten

Star Wish Day for Aaron Phares - Top-ten

The Calling for Tyler Hines - Top-ten

Two Best Friends for Brady Rosenthal - Top-ten

Model Employee for Brooke Austen - Top-ten

 

Editing

CB Lacy Award

Thomas Baker for The Measured - Winner

Alec Knopf for One Small Change - Runner-Up

Daniel Moore for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Nominee

Aaron Phares for Star Wish Day - Nominee

Tyler Hines for The Calling - Nominee

Brooke Austen for Model Employee - Top-ten

Morgan Brown for Metamorphosis - Top-ten

Jorgē LaMarche for Counting Stars - Top-ten

Nathan LaBee & Ryan LaBee for Nanaversary - Top-ten

Jim Owens & Richard Baptiste for The Moment the Aliens Arrived - Top-ten

 

Performance - Lead

Creative Actors Studio Award

Baron Ryan for Scapegoat - Winner

Kaitlin Nelson for Kneeless to Say - Runner-Up

Raelin Lakatos for It's All Worth It - Nominee

Emma Elliot for The Moment the Aliens Arrived - Nominee

Hawk Holman for The Measured - Nominee

Tanner Buford for Escape - Top-ten

Mickey Stone for Radius - Top-ten

Sierra Clark for Suck - Top-ten

Calvin Knight for (Place Title Here) - Top-ten

Bucky Thomas Buckner for A Bottle For Betty - Top-ten

 

Performance - Supporting

Creative Actors Studio Award

 Ryan Thomas Labee for  Nanaversary  - Winner

 Teslyn Phares for  Star Wish Day  - Runner-Up

 Stephen A Carr for  Fan Day  - Nominee

 Maria Morley for  Metamorphosis  - Nominee

 River Moss for  ALL THAT LOVES MUST DIE  - Nominee

 Shelby Likes for  One Small Change  - Top-ten

 Rob Ashley for  Day of Stories  - Top-ten

 Richard T Baptiste for The Moment the Aliens Arrived - Top-ten

 Jason Merrick for  Comeback Day  - Top-ten

Jachin Like for It's All Worth It - Top-ten

 

Poster

Kunst Studio Award

Kylee Compton for  North Day  - Winner

Mitchell Matthews for  Scapegoat  - Runner-Up

Thomas Baker for  The Measured  - Nominee

Emma LaBrie for  Atomic Thunderbolt the movie  - Nominee

Jacob Harris for  Two Best Friends  - Nominee

Tyler Hines for  The Calling  - Top-ten

Hannah Klink for  Escape  - Top-ten

Kayla  Patten for  The Last Lock  - Top-ten

Brooke Austen for  Model Employee  - Top-ten

Brendan Barber for  Comeback Day  - Top-ten

 

Production Design

Small Umbrella Theatre Company Award

Morganne McCutchen for Escape - Winner

Pol Dicharry for Clink Day - Runner-Up

Stephane Madison for Metamorphosis - Nominee

Aaron Phares & Amelie Phares for Star Wish Day - Nominee

Amber LaBee for Nanaversary - Nominee

Alec Knopf for One Small Change - Top-ten

Nate Shuler for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Top-ten

Gracen Miller for All That Loves Must Die - Top-ten

Karson Knudsen for Scapegoat - Top-ten

Jorgē LaMarche for Counting Stars - Top-ten

 

Screenplay

Danny Woodall Award

Thomas Baker for The Measured - Winner

Michael Phillips & Kaitlin Nelson for Kneeless to Say - Runner-Up

Raelin Lakatos for It's All Worth It - Nominee

Brady Rosenthal & Jacob Harris for Two Best Friends - Nominee

Zach Klink & Adam Hobza for Escape - Nominee

James Fitzpatrick & Joy Neal for North Day - Top-ten

Jason Durham & Hemlok Knight for (Place Title Here) - Top-ten

Zachary Lawson for Jackalope Town - Top-ten

Dave  Clark for Suck - Top-ten

Bucky Buckner & Jason Pfund for A Bottle For Betty - Top-ten

 

Song or Music

Adam Engebretson Award

Bryan Powers for Jackalope Town - Winner

Connor Buchanan for Do Capitalist Drones Dream of Electric Communism? - Runner-Up

KJ Roelke for One Small Change - Nominee

Nathan LaBee for Nanaversary - Nominee

Logan Meyer for Twisted Mirrors - Nominee

Donald Jones for Counting Stars - Top-ten

Conley Knudsen for Scapegoat - Top-ten

Anna Moore for ALL THAT LOVES MUST DIE - Top-ten

Pol Dicharry for Clink Day - Top-ten

Chris  Porcelli for Blossoming Dance Day - Top-ten

 

Sound

Springfield Regional Arts Council Award

David Clark for Suck - Winner

Tessa Tyson for It's All Worth It - Runner-Up

Morgan Brown for Metamorphosis - Nominee

Tyler Hines & Trenton Briggs for The Calling - Nominee

Aaron Phares for Star Wish Day - Nominee

Pol Dicharry for Clink Day - Top-ten

Mike Hines for Day of Stories - Top-ten

Brandon Scott & Kyra Brotherton for Scapegoat - Top-ten

John Van Doren for Devitkah Made Me Do It - Top-ten

Nathan LaBee for Nanaversary - Top-ten

Atlas Hero 

Austin McConnell Prize

Winner - Peanut Blart and Jelly for It's All Worth It

Finalist - Rumble Pack for The Calling

Contender - F. O. I. T. for Kneeless to Say

Contender - Goodfellas for Scapegoat

Contender - Murder Rock Studios for Radius

Up for Consideration - Schweitzer Creative for One Small Change

Up for Consideration - SLT Film Labs Advanced for ALL THAT LOVES MUST DIE

Up for Consideration - Trowski Design for Elterntag

Up for Consideration - Push & Pull Films for Clink Day

Up for Consideration - Tyler for Forvisningen

Best Pop Reference

Fanatics and the Fan Prize

Winner - Still Productions for Harry and Marv's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very B.A.E Day

Finalist - Everything's Norminal for Fan Day

Contender - ABX Cinema for Comeback Day

Contender - Boketto Productions for The Moment the Aliens Arrived

Contender - Moon Garden Studios for Counting Stars

Up for Consideration - With a T for 68 1/2 Days

Up for Consideration - Crazy Cute Fruit for Star Wish Day

Up for Consideration - Wild Hair Media for The Truth About Turtles and Thimbles

Up for Consideration - Milky Boys for Two Best Friends

Up for Consideration - Brothers of Joseph for The Adventures of Seth and Paul

Comedy

SpringVegas Sketch Show Prize

Winner - F. O. I. T. for Kneeless to Say

Finalist - Video Producers on Deadline for North Day

Contender - Goodfellas for Scapegoat

Contender - Rumble Pack for The Calling

Contender - Everything's Norminal for Fan Day

Up for Consideration - Radix Studios for Devitkah Made Me Do It

Up for Consideration - BeeCause Films for Nanaversary

Up for Consideration - Crazy Cute Fruit for Star Wish Day

Up for Consideration - Milky Boys for Two Best Friends

Up for Consideration - Boketto Productions for The Moment the Aliens Arrived

Credit Design

Prosenium Prize

Winner - Cutting Edge Productions  for Metamorphosis

Finalist - Tuck&Weave Productions for Suck

Contender - Seaside Invasion Films  for Atomic Thunderbolt the movie

Contender - Goodfellas  for Scapegoat

Contender - Milky Boys  for Two Best Friends

Up for Consideration - Lime Films  for (Place Title Here)

Up for Consideration - Callahan Films  for Family Best Life Day

Up for Consideration - Boketto Productions  for The Moment the Aliens Arrived

Up for Consideration - Trowski Design  for Elterntag

Up for Consideration - Schweitzer Creative  for One Small Change

Family Film Project 

James Bacon Prize

Winner - Callahan Films for Family Best Life Day

Finalist - BeeCause Films for Nanaversary

Contender - Crazy Cute Fruit for Star Wish Day

Contender - AMIGOS BARRO for The Measured

Contender - Hines Productions for Day of the Stories

Up for Consideration - K&J for Beayem

Up for Consideration - Dream Team for Metere

Up for Consideration - Trowski Design for Elterntag

Up for Consideration - Seaside Invasion Films for Atomic Thunderbolt - The movie

 

Off the Wall 

Hines Family Prize

Winner - Radix Studios for Devitkah Made me Do It

Finalist - BeeCause Films for Nanaversary

Contender - Video Producers on Deadline for North Day

Contender - Tuck&Weave Productions for Suck

Contender - Amigos Barro for The Measured 

Up for Consideration - F. O. I. T. for Kneeless to say

Up for Consideration - Boketto for The Moment the Aliens Arrived.

Up for Consideration - Moon Garden Studios for Counting Stars

Up for Consideration - Pear Bushe for Crème Bros make a hyperpop Song

Up for Consideration - The Neatest Team for Escape

You Got To See It 

Alamo Drafthouse Prize

Winner - Goodfellas for Scapegoat

Finalist - F.O.I.T for Kneeless to Say

Contender - Bee-Cause Films for Nanaversary

Contender - Radix Studios for Devitkah Made Me Do It

Contender - The Neatest Team for Escape

Up for Consideration - Callahan Films for Family Best Life Day

Up for Consideration - Bambahaus Films for Model Employee

Up for Consideration - Slt Film Labs Advanced for All That Loves Must Die

Up for Consideration - Video Producers On Deadline for North Day

Up for Consideration - Amigos Barro for The Measured

Youth Excellence In Film

Springfield Little Theatre Prize

Winner - Crazy Cute Fruit for Star Wish Day

Finalist - Callahan Films  for Family Best Life Day

Contender - Dream Team  for Metere

Contender - Hines Production  for Day of Stories

Contender - Blank Slate Productions  for Outcast

Up for Consideration - Amigos Barro  for The Measured

Up for Consideration - Cutting Edge Productions  for Metamorphosis

Up for Consideration - Tuck & Weave  for Suck

Up for Consideration - Trowski Design  for Elterntag

Up for Consideration - Seaside Invasion Films  for Atomic Thunderbolt the movie

The Recognitions & Awards Ceremony – 2021
Sponsored by Creative Endeavors
Presented virtually from Studio One

2021

Audience Favorite

Charles & Betty Black  Award

Trunk Space by Callahan Films  -  Winner

Endless by G.O.A.T.  -  Runner-up

Post Credit Scene by High Point Pictures  -  Nominee

Cold Static by Event Horizon Films  -  Nominee

Final Frequency by Boketto Productions  -  Nominee

Mamihlapinatapai by J. Alan Red  -  Top Ten

How To: Clean Up After Yourself by Hines Productions  -  Top Ten

Washed Up by 1893 Productions  -  Top Ten

Tennis Troubles by The SV Sketch Show  -  Top Ten

Unimaginable by ProCreative  -  Top Ten

 

Best Interpretation of the "Inspiration Package"/ Best Film

Betty Clinkenbeard Award

 

Tony Nguyen & Joe Camden for Cold Static - Event Horizon Films  -  Winner

Joel Mefford & Bryce Paul Rodgers & Caroline Farouki for Struck - House 6  -  Runner-up

Oliver Cox for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Nominee

KJ Roelke & Alec Michael Knopf for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Nominee

Seth Switzer for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Nominee

Tyler Foreman for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Top Ten

Richard T Baptiste for Final Frequency - Boketto Productions  -  Top Ten

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Top Ten

Taylor Stevenson for Help Wanted - The Planetarium  -  Top Ten

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Top Ten

 

Cinematography

Unknown Films Award

 

Ryan Thomas LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow - BeeCause Films  -  Winner

KJ Roelke & Alec Michael Knopf for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Runner-up

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Nominee

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Nominee

Lance Coppedge for Dreamwalker - SLT Film Labs  -  Nominee

Hunter Methechai McKee for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Top Ten

Jim Owens for Final Frequency - Boketto Productions  -  Top Ten

David Watson for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Top Ten

Oliver Cox for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Top Ten

dylan bridges for Hammer Time - Amigos Barro  -  Top Ten

 

Direction

Club Management Services Award

 

Silvia Presente for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Winner

Seth Switzer for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Runner-up

Ryan Thomas LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow - BeeCause Films  -  Nominee

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Nominee

Tyler Foreman for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Nominee

Hunter Methechai McKee for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Top Ten

KJ Roelke & Alec Michael Knopf for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Top Ten

Bo Shore for Mundane Jane - Elore  -  Top Ten

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Top Ten

Lynn Hughes for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse - The Mongooses  -  Top Ten

 

Editing

Jim Burnett Award

 

Tyler Foreman & David Watson for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Winner

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Runner-up

Oliver Cox for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Nominee

Joe Camden for Cold Static - Event Horizon Films  -  Nominee

Daniel Moore for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Nominee

Hunter Methechai McKee for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Top Ten

Ryan Thomas LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow - BeeCause Films  -  Top Ten

Matt Foster & Ashton Wilson for Endless - G.O.A.T.  -  Top Ten

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Top Ten

Owen Coleman & Alec Michael Knopf for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Top Ten

 

Lead Performance

Creative Actors Studio Award

Meadow Ryenn LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow - BeeCause Films  -  Winner

Jesse Dickerson for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Runner-up

Sarah Jane Fineux for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Nominee

James Andrew Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Nominee

Bradley Fisher for Help Wanted - The Planetarium  -  Nominee

Theresa Christine Vandiver for The Hand of Guilt - Obvious Films  -  Top Ten

Kat Lynch for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Top Ten

Emma Teresa Keifer for Endless - G.O.A.T.  -  Top Ten

Justin Lee Helwig for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Top Ten

Natalie Hakala for Dreamwalker - SLT Film Labs  -  Top Ten

 

Poster Design

MIDxMIDWST Award

Rachel Carlson for The Hand of Guilt - Obvious Films  -  Winner

Nicholas Skyles for Help Wanted - The Planetarium  -  Runner-up

Meg Jeane Ellison for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse - The Mongooses  -  Nominee

Amanda Amodeo for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Nominee

David Watson & Tyler Foreman for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Nominee

Allegra Ann Thomson & Curtis James Stout for Hammer Time - Amigos Barro  -  Top Ten

William Callahan for Trunk Space - Callahan Films  -  Top Ten

Roxie Anger for Tennis Troubles - The SV Sketch Show  -  Top Ten

Rodrigo Pacheco for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Top Ten

Aaron Michael Stockton for Scratch 'n Sniff - Katastasia Studios  -  Top Ten

 

Production Design/ Art Direction

Danny Woodall Award

Lily Simmonds for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Winner

Brittney Greer for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Runner-up

Tony Nguyen & Joe Camden for Cold Static - Event Horizon Films  -  Nominee

Nate Shuler for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Nominee

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Nominee

Michael Underlin for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse - The Mongooses  -  Top Ten

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Top Ten

Dylan Bridges for Hammer Time - Amigos Barro  -  Top Ten

Sailor Phillips for Endless - G.O.A.T.  -  Top Ten

Gracen Miller for Dreamwalker - SLT Film Labs  -  Top Ten

 

Screenplay

Cynthia Lacy Award

 

Elvis Fritz & Jackson Lierz for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Winner

Amanda Amodeo for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Runner-up

Michael Phillips for In The Rut - S. L. S. F. C. R.  -  Nominee

David Watson & Tyler Foreman for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Nominee

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Nominee

Taylor Stevenson for Help Wanted - The Planetarium  -  Top Ten

Tony Nguyen & Gage Rudick for Cold Static - Event Horizon Films  -  Top Ten

Houston Smith for Buried - Clumsy Ox Productions  -  Top Ten

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Top Ten

Caroline Farouki & Hiliary Viguet for Struck - House 6  -  Top Ten

 

Song or Music

Adam Engebretson Award

 

Chris Porcelli for Tennis Troubles - The SV Sketch Show  -  Winner

Stephanie Anne Haase for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Runner-up

Nic H Wiley for Creme Bros make a rap song - Pear  -  Nominee

Matt Foster for Endless - G.O.A.T.  -  Nominee

Tyler James Bueno for AFTER ALL - FMS 72  -  Nominee

Brooke Austen for Growing Pains - Canned Spam  -  Top Ten

Elvis Fritz for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Top Ten

Hannah Duff for Dreamwalker - SLT Film Labs  -  Top Ten

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Top Ten

Thomas Turbyeville for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Top Ten

 

Sound Design

Springfield Regional Arts Council Award

KJ Roelke & John David Craigmyle for Nothing to Fear - Schweitzer Creative  -  Winner

Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself - Hines Productions  -  Runner-up

John Daniel Wayne Van Doren for DOUG - Radix Studios  -  Nominee

Kong Thao for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Nominee

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Nominee

Joe Camden for Cold Static - Event Horizon Films  -  Top Ten

Bo Shore for Mundane Jane - Elore  -  Top Ten

Joel Mefford & Caroline Farouki for Struck - House 6  -  Top Ten

Ian Lee for Helping Humans - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  -  Top Ten

Silvia Presente for Embers - 49 To Midnight Films  -  Top Ten

 

Supporting Performance

SW Bratcher Award

Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable - ProCreative  -  Winner

Kyle Joe Widmar for Tennis Troubles - The SV Sketch Show  -  Runner-up

Dung Truong for Endless - G.O.A.T.  -  Nominee

Hawk Holman for Hammer Time - Amigos Barro  -  Nominee

Baron Ryan for Me/You - Goodfellas  -  Nominee

Houston Smith for Buried - Clumsy Ox Productions  -  Top Ten

Jon Herbert for Dreamwalker - SLT Film Labs  -  Top Ten

Debbie Sutcliffe for Post Credit Scene - High Point Pictures  -  Top Ten

Katie Krasovec for Washed Up - 1893 Productions  -  Top Ten

Taryn Jennifer Huffman for The Hand of Guilt - Obvious Films  -  Top Ten

Comedy 

SpringVegas Sketch Show Prize

Winner - Seth Switzer for DOUG  - Radix Studios  

Finalists - Taylor Stevenson for Help Wanted  - The Planetarium  

Contender - Thomas Christopher Baker for Hammer Time  - Amigos Barro  

Contender - Amanda Amodeo for Helping Humans  - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  

Contender - James Andrew Reynolds & Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable  - ProCreative  

Up for Consideration - Bo Shore for Mundane Jane  - Elore  

Up for Consideration - Danielle Jones for Purrrplexed  - Star Jar Production  

Up for Consideration - Jordan Edward Corbett for Birds & Bees  - Lil' VD's  

Up for Consideration - Tim Messersmith & Andrew Mihalevich for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse  - The Mongooses  

Up for Consideration - Nic H Wiley for Creme Bros make a rap song  - Pear  

Credits Design

Procenium Prize

Winner - Scott Ragsdale for Scratch 'n Sniff  - Katastasia Studios  

Finalists - Richard T Baptiste for Final Frequency  - Boketto Productions  

Contender - Jeff C Adams for Hammered  - Impossible To Be Unhappy In A Poncho  

Contender - Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable  - ProCreative  

Contender - Justin Lee Helwig for Nothing to Fear  - Schweitzer Creative  

Up for Consideration - Shannon Sherrow for Tennis Troubles  - The SV Sketch Show  

Up for Consideration - Kaitlyn Schumacher for The Séance  - Cutting Edge Productions  

Up for Consideration - Danielle Jones for Purrrplexed  - Star Jar Production  

Up for Consideration - Amanda Amodeo & Hunter Methechai McKee for Helping Humans  - Bikini Bottom Bad Boys  

Up for Consideration - Jordan Edward Corbett for Birds & Bees  - Lil' VD's  

Freelance 

Freelance by Jen Prize

Winner - Jeff C Adams for Hammered  - Impossible To Be Unhappy In A Poncho  

Finalists - Tyler Michael Hines for How To: Clean Up After Yourself  - Hines Productions  

Contender - Seth Switzer for DOUG  - Radix Studios  

Contender - Richard T Baptiste for Final Frequency  - Boketto Productions  

Contender - William Callahan for Trunk Space  - Callahan Films  

Up for Consideration - Gage Rudick for Cold Static  - Event Horizon Films  

Up for Consideration - Lynn Hughes for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse  - The Mongooses  

Up for Consideration - Danielle Jones for Purrrplexed  - Star Jar Production  

Up for Consideration - Jacob Newhart for Heist Drama  - Bad Fans  

Up for Consideration - Ryan Piotrowski for Spac’ Loup  - Trowski Design  

Off the Wall

Hines Family Prize

Winner - Lola Sallie for Dreamwalker  - SLT Film Labs  

Finalists - Kendall York for Heist Drama  - Bad Fans  

Contender - Ryan Thomas LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow  - BeeCause Films  

Contender - Mike Strain & Ryan Smith for Post Credit Scene  - High Point Pictures  

Contender - Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable  - ProCreative  

Up for Consideration - Scott Ragsdale for Scratch 'n Sniff  - Katastasia Studios  

Up for Consideration - Tony Tony Nguyen &^ Joe Camden for Cold Static  - Event Horizon Films  

Up for Consideration - KJ Roelke & Taylor Likes for Nothing to Fear  - Schweitzer Creative  

Up for Consideration - Oliver Cox for Embers  - 49 To Midnight Films  

Up for Consideration - Danielle Jones for Purrrplexed  - Star Jar Production  

Ozarks on Film 

Exploring the Ozarks Prize

Winner - Aaron Michael Stockton for Scratch 'n Sniff  - Katastasia Studios  

Finalists - Jeff Purdy for Hardened Steele  - We are go for Lunch  

Contender - Bo Shore for Mundane Jane  - Elore  

Contender - Abigail Dawson for Endless  - G.O.A.T.  

Contender - Kaitlyn Schumacher for The Séance  - Cutting Edge Productions  

Up for Consideration - Seth Switzer for DOUG  - Radix Studios  

Up for Consideration - Crystal Purvis for Hammered  - Impossible To Be Unhappy In A Poncho  

Pop Culture Reference

Fanatics and the Fan Prize

Winner - Taylor Likes for Nothing to Fear  - Schweitzer Creative  

Finalists - Jason Durham for RETRIBUTION  - Lime Films  

Contender - Charles Samuel Baker for The Bakers  - Black Dog Productions  

Contender - William Callahan for Trunk Space  - Callahan Films  

Contender - Giovanni Leo for Growing Pains  - Canned Spam  

Up for Consideration - Richard T Baptiste for Final Frequency  - Boketto Productions  

Up for Consideration - Emily Doll for Greasy Gold: The Legend of the Greasy Posse  - The Mongooses  

Up for Consideration - Scott Ragsdale for Scratch 'n Sniff  - Katastasia Studios  

Up for Consideration - David Carr for The Perfect Launch  -   

Up for Consideration - Derek Austin Diercksmeier for REVENIR  - Felinenator Films  

Best Portrayal of Pet or Animal

Becky Meadows Prize

Winner - Danielle Jones for Purrrplexed  - Star Jar Production  

Finalists - Derek Austin Diercksmeier for REVENIR  - Felinenator Films  

Contender - Jeff C Adams for Hammered  - Impossible To Be Unhappy In A Poncho  

Contender - Caitlin Secrest for In The Rut  - S. L. S. F. C. R.  

Contender - Alex Harter for Stolen Lilacs  - Good❤Hart  

Up for Consideration - Luna The McBearded Dragon for Scratch 'n Sniff  - Katastasia Studios  

Star Potential/ Most Star Quality

Acting For Real Prize

Winner - Sarah Jane Fineux for Embers  - 49 To Midnight Films  

Finalists - James Andrew Reynolds for Unimaginable  - ProCreative  

Contender - Thomas Christopher Baker for Hammer Time  - Amigos Barro  

Contender - Vanessa Padla for Spac’ Loup  - Trowski Design  

Contender - Philip Clofil for Creme Bros make a rap song  - Pear  

Up for Consideration - Natalie Hakala for Dreamwalker  - SLT Film Labs  

Up for Consideration - Meadow Ryenn LaBee for Guaranteed to Grow  - BeeCause Films  

Up for Consideration - Jennifer Eiffert for Dreamwalker  - SLT Film Labs  

Up for Consideration - Dung Troung for Endless  - G.O.A.T.  

Up for Consideration - Cameron Mabie for Endless  - G.O.A.T.  

Story Arc

Sooner Than Later Studios Prize

Winner - Keith Edward Reynolds for Unimaginable  - ProCreative  

Finalists - Elvis Fritz & Jackson Lierz for DOUG  - Radix Studios  

Contender - Oliver Cox for Embers  - 49 To Midnight Films  

Contender - Curtis James Stout for Hammer Time  - Amigos Barro  

Contender - Richard T Baptiste for Final Frequency  - Boketto Productions  

Up for Consideration - KJ Roelke & Alec Michael Knopf for Nothing to Fear  - Schweitzer Creative  

Up for Consideration - Bryce Paul Rodgers & Caroline Farouki for Struck  - House 6  

Up for Consideration - Rachael Doel for Washed Up  - 1893 Productions  

Up for Consideration - Ryan Piotrowski for Spac’ Loup  - Trowski Design  

Up for Consideration - Todd Matthew Fortenberry & Clare Chaffee for Endless  - G.O.A.T.