Congratulations KC FilmFest 2017 Award Winners!


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Honorable Mention for Heartland Student Short
-Staged, directed by Aaron Berger


Best Heartland Student Short
-Love Thy Neighbor, directed by Robert Brogden


Best Heartland Narrative Short
-The Stylist, directed by Jill Gevargizian


 Best Narrative Short
-August, directed by Caitlyn Greene


Fred A. Andrews Emerging Filmmaker Award
-Robert Brogden, director of Other Parts of Self and Love Thy Neighbor


Best Documentary Short
-The Bus Trip, directed by Sarah Gampel


Best Heartland Documentary Feature
-Big Sonia, directed by Leah Warshawski & Todd Soliday


Beat Documentary Feature
-Woman on Fire, directed by Julie Sokolow


Best Heartland Feature
>-Different Flowers, directed by Morgan Dameron


Best Narrative Feature, with a cash prize of $1000
-The Scent of Rain and Lightning, directed by Blake Robbins


Thank you to all of our Final Jurors for their wonderful work!
Thank you to our sponsors, volunteers and Board Members for all of your support.