After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.
Kudos to One Genome Short Productions for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Paid in Full will go on to represent Des Moines against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.
Two feuding criminals are caught off guard by a baptismal congregation
Two unusual buddies discover if their friendship will survive, or if they will.
Butch Lawson is an adventurous bounty hunter always there to save the day.
A man realizes that there is an intruder in his house...
A young college student walks into an interview and discovers something unexpected.
A man crash lands on a women-only Earth.
A magic man with a magic pizza.
Deep Dish Diplomacy
One man goes through hell to say the check is in the mail.
A man becomes one with the open road.
This is a short tale of missed communications and unfulfilled expectations.
Family band member has strange face
A simple couple's simple story of love and their first romantic moment.
A Vice President of a drone company unwitingly records an assasination and fights for survival.