Winners Announced!

official selectionAfter much deliberation, the judges have awarded accolades to the following films. Special “Jury Awards” were given to films that did not win in their categories, but were still very appealing to the judges. They are worthy of merit for a variety of reasons including technical, content, performance, or just plain funny. Thanks to all who submitted films, and make sure you get to the Festival to check out these films.

Best of Festival – The Pact
Best Feature Narrative – The Pact
Best Feature Documentary – Age of Champions
Best Short Documentary – Sunday’s Best
Jury Award for South Dakota Significance – Reservation Realities, Language of the Unheard and Tasunke Witko
Best Comedy Short – Bear Force One
Best Foreign Film – Not Worth a Bullet
Best Short Narrative – Fatakra
Best Family Film – Breakfast for Dinner
Best Cinematography – You Don’t Know Bertha Constantine
Best Animated Short – Escape of the Gingerbread Man!!!
Best Animated Student Short – My Grandfather’s Ship
Jury Award – The Good Friend
Jury Award – Playing P.O.W.’s
Jury Award for Excellence in Cinematography – A Common Occurance
Jury Award  – The Cleaning Lady
Jury Award – Seven Souls
Jury Award – Pioneer


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