Student Film Competition

Since 2004  Abilene Christian University

Rise – FilmFest 2017

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”

COVERAGE

ACU Optimist story, April 3, 2017
ACU Optimist story, October 13, 2016

POSTERS

BEHIND THE SCENES

FilmFest on Vimeo