And the winners are…
Narrative Short : Sunrise, Sunset – Filmmaker – Hannah Roark
Documentary Short:We the People – Filmmaker – Maureen Quinn
Narrative Feature: A Soldier Home – Filmmaker-Jay Nuzum
Documentary Feature: Surely, You Jest – Filmmaker – Jaime Reborn
Student Film: Easy Money – Filmmaker – Jackson Little
Thomas N. King Award: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Filmmaker – Chris McDaniel
Thank you Anthony Michael Hall for a wonderful “Opening Night”!
Farr Best Theater, Mansfield Texas
The Mansfield International Film Festival
The First Annual Mansfield International Film Festival (MIFF) and Competition is a four-day film collaboration designed to showcase international, national, and local filmmakers and storytellers. Over the course of the festival, MIFF will discover those who are gifted in the creative ability to capture the attention and imagination of an audience through visual storytelling.
MIFF’s mission is to constantly strive to discover better and more creative ways to celebrate, honor and showcase independent storytellers while promoting the City of Mansfield and its passion and commitment to bringing awareness to the importance and educational value of the Arts.
The First Annual MIFF and Competition will be held in the Spring of 2019, and present Documentary, Narrative Feature, Short, Documentary Short, Experimental, Student, and (introducing) ‘The Big Mans’ film competition categories.
A collaboration of film makers, industry professionals, independent storytellers, students, and local talent will converge upon Mansfield’s creative scene for a Texas-sized cinematic explosion. This will be an opportunity for local Mansfielders and out of town guests to experience fascinating short films, intriguing panel guests, celebrity appearances, and exciting award celebrations all in red carpet styled fashion.
Visiting filmmakers, out of town guests, and local Mansfielders will be thrilled to enjoy the multitude of Food and Beverage options attractions within walking distance of the historical Farr Best Theater.
The MIFF is designed and destined to be an event that will help shape the classy yet entertaining reputation of the Great City of Mansfield.