FilmFest 2017 – Rise

Abilene Christian University’s FilmFest is a student film festival designed to give those interested in film production and the motion picture and entertainment industries and creative outlet at ACU and inroads into the industry through alumni and industry professionals that serve as judges for the event. The FilmFest gala in 2017 was hosted on March 31st at the Paramount Theatre. The theme was “Rise” and 8 student groups submitted final films.

 

WINNERS

Best Picture – “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
People’s Choice – “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”

Best Director – Forrest Lorenzen and John Puckett, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Producer – Brittney Johnson, “Heavy Metal Elevator”, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”, “Stones of Truth”
Best Writer – Forrest Lorenzen and John Puckett, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Editor – Forrest Lorenzen, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Cinematography – John Puckett, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Production Designer – Hanna Marshall, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Sound Designer – Nathan Westfall, “Heavy Metal Elevator”
Best Visual Effects – Ivan Righi, “Sundown”

Best Actor – Josh Alexander, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
Best Actress – Savannah Faye, “Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”

ENTRIES

“Accused”
“Among Us”
“Heavy Metal Elevator”
“Intergalactic Tales of the Delusional Mind”
“Katie’s Legacy”
“Stalked”
“Stones of Truth”
“Sundown”

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