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Nominees
We won't announce the awards until after our screening. Hopefully later the same day (May 13). If not, then by May 14. In the meantime, check out all of our nominated films.

Best Sci-Fi Film
Passion
Passion
Arthur Vernon
Millenia Man
Millenia Man
Bishal Dutta
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
Useful. Valid. True.
Useful. Valid. True.
David Golden
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
     

Best Fantasy Film
ReWrite
ReWrite
Crash Buist
Ghost's Realm
Ghost's Realm
Eric Swain
Manga Warrior
Manga Warrior
Rolando Lugo
Not Yet
Not Yet
Chad Hamilton
Elixir
Elixir
Justin Staggs
Faery Tale
Faery Tale
Nicholas Gianforti
   

Best Horror Film
Vexed
Vexed
Marc Cartwright
Mr. Dentonn
Mr. Dentonn
Ivan Villamel
The Night Circus
The Night Circus
Eskild Krogh
Curse of the Fur Beast
Curse of the Fur Beast
Twitchy Dolphin Flix
Pedestrian
Pedestrian
Jason Mahoney
     

Best Fan Film
On the Edge of Oblivion
On the Edge of Oblivion
Inconstant Jordan
Assassin's Creed: Treachery
Assassin's Creed: Treachery
Marvin Zagarra
Portal: Origins, Part 2
Portal: Origins, Part 2
Michael McMullan
Tears in the Rain
Tears in the Rain
Christopher Harvey
The Secret of Tatooine
The Secret of Tatooine
Inconstant Jordan
     

Best Music Video
Wires
Wires
Sam Healy
Mechanism of Life
Mechanism of Life
Alexey Smirnov
           

Best Time Travel Film
ReWrite
ReWrite
Crash Buist
Millenia Man
Millenia Man
Bishal Dutta
Maria Fernanda in Time
Maria Fernanda in Time
Xavier Pijuan
The Vehicle
The Vehicle
Corbin Saleken
       

Best Animation
Heavenkid
Heavenkid
Meng-Ying Lin
Bosatsu
Bosatsu - Year of the Dragon
Siddharth Ahluwalia
Wires
Wires
Sam Healy
Exosphere
Exosphere
Wael Bazzi
Mechanism of Life
Mechanism of Life
Alexey Smirnov
     

Best Drama
Millenia Man
Millenia Man
Bishal Dutta
Useful. Valid. True.
Useful. Valid. True.
David Golden
The Vehicle
The Vehicle
Corbin Saleken
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
     

Best Comedy
Maria Fernanda in Time
Maria Fernanda in Time
Xavier Pijuan
Rococo Neuron
Rococo Neuron
Wataru Yanagida
Illegal Aliens
Illegal Aliens
Justin & Kristin Schaack
The Bulleteers
The Bulleteers
Kyle Roberts
       

Best Thriller
Darkness Falls
Darkness Falls
Jarno Vinsencuis
Passion
Passion
Arthur Vernon
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
         

Best Experimental Film
Hey
Hey
Angel Janer
Strange Harvest
Strange Harvest
Stee McMorris
Prisma
Prisma
Coop Cooper
A Room
A Room
Chong Ming
Beyond the Terminator
Beyond the Terminator
Catalin Koosch
     

Best Graphics
Rococo Neuron
Rococo Neuron
Wataru Yanagida
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
Prisma
Prisma
Coop Cooper
Transport
Transport
J. Hanna
     

Best VFX
On the Edge of Oblivion
On the Edge of Oblivion
Inconstant Jordan
Faery Tale
Faery Tale
Nicholas Gianforti
Elixir
Elixir
Justin Staggs
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
Beyond the Terminator
Beyond the Terminator
Catalin Koosch
Tears in the Rain
Tears in the Rain
Christopher Harvey
   

Best Cinematography
Darkness Falls
Darkness Falls
Jarno Vinsencuis
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
The Night Circus
The Night Circus
Eskild Krogh
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
Passion
Passion
Arthur Vernon
   

Best Production (costumes, sets, props, etc.)
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
Ghost's Realm
Ghost's Realm
Eric Swain
On the Edge of Oblivion
On the Edge of Oblivion
Inconstant Jordan
Elixir
Elixir
Justin Staggs
The Secret of Tatooine
The Secret of Tatooine
Inconstant Jordan
     

Best Make Up FX
Among Us
Among Us
Amir Aghelnejad
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
Yo Soy Pedro
Yo Soy Pedro
Inconstant Jordan
Illegal Aliens
Illegal Aliens
Justin & Kristin Schaack
       

Best Sound Design
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
Beyond the Terminator
Beyond the Terminator
Catalin Koosch
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
Passion
Passion
Arthur Vernon
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
     

Best Actress
Gillian Barber
Gillian Barber
The Vehicle
Tamlyn Tomita
Tamlyn Tomita
Real Artists
Tiffany Hines
Tiffany Hines
Real Artists
         

Best Actor
Alican Barles
Alican Barles
Millenia Man
Johnny Vivash
Johnny Vivash
Eddie
Garry Chalk
Garry Chalk
The Vehicle
         

Best Poster (to be voted on by the audience)
The Bulleteers
The Bulleteers
Kyle Roberts
Echoes in the Ice
Echoes in the Ice
BJ Verot
Eddie
Eddie
John Lynch
Tears in the Rain
Tears in the Rain
Christopher Harvey
Mr. Dentonn
Mr. Dentonn
Ivan Villamel
Portal: Origins, Part 2
Portal: Origins, Part 2
Michael McMullan
Real Artists
Real Artists
Cameo Wood
 

Two other announced awards (with no nominees) are the Indie Auteur Award (for the filmmaker who wears the most hats, a force to be reckoned with) and the Judy Lawrence Memorial Award (for excellence in filmmaking).



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