37th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival Lineup


The 37th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival Programming Committee is happy to announce it’s lineup for this year’s festival. This year, our committee chose from over 300+ submissions from around the world.

Animation (Feature)

Film Director
The Stressful Adventures of Boxhead & Roundhead Elliot Cowan

Animation (Short)

Film Director
A Queer Peace Bryce Wolfe
Animation Hotline 2013 Dustin Grella
Between Times Ru Kuwahata & Max Porter
Coffee Kevin McNulty
Deadly Aidan McAteer
LADY and the frog Tina Hsu
Let Go Danielle Braddish
Lilly’s Big Day Xstine Cook
My Kingdom Debra Solomon
Simorgh Meghdad Asadi Lari
The Looking Planet eric anderson
The Mortal Flame Daniel Crawford
Up in a Plane Rachel Moore
Zeke and the All-Inclusive Cat House Susan Shay Brugger

Documentary (Feature)

Film Director
Almost There Dan Rybicky and Aaron Wickenden
Arresting Power- Resisting Police Violence in Portland, Oregon Jodi Darby & Julie Perini & Erin Yanke
Changing Face of Harlem Shawn Batey
Crying Earth Rise Up Suree Towfighnia
Davids and Goliath Leon Lee
Dwarves Kingdom Matthew Salton
Finding the Gold Within Karina Epperlein
In an Ideal World Noel Schwerin
Little White Lie Mehret Mandefro
Off_Line Yaima Pardo
The Uprising Peter Snowdon
Where is Elle-Kari and what happened to Noriko-san? Dvorit Shargal

Documentary (Short)

Film Director
Champion Danny Ryan
Chapri Katarzyna   Plazinska
Hard-boiled Wonderland Wook Steven Heo
Henny’s Opus in B Minor Andrew Conte
M4M: Seeks Love Russell Sheaffer
N64Q: Born Free Sasha Gransjean
Not Anymore: A Story of Revolution Matthew VanDyke
Out of Deepwood Craig Weflen
PENNY Elizabeth Sher
Seven Ways From Sunday Robert Sickels
Sticky Jilli Rose
This is Not the End Hilary Campbell
Wallas on Velos Alton Valadares
What’s in a Name Daniel Robin

Experimental (Feature)

Film Director
All the Memory in the World Mike Olenick

Experimental (Short)  

Film Director
Cicatrix Jeremy Moss
Gaia Nick Graalman
Ham over Rice Ying Liu
Hat Trick Katherin McInnis
Inkjet 3056A Karissa Hahn
July the Twelfth 1984 Jordan Baseman
Maternity Test Irene Lusztig
Mototanaka Dérive Michael Lyons & Malte Steiner
noCOM Walter Ungerer
Ocean Stephanie Maxwell
Oracle Douglas Urbank
re:belief Raymond McCarthy Bergeron
REAL WEST Kevin T Allen
signals: where do we go from here? Shayna Connelly
Sound of a Million Insects, Light of a Thousand Stars Tomonari Nishikawa
Support The Troops: A Veteran’s View Paul Riedner
Working Title Irina Arnaut

Narrative (Feature)

Film Director
Alexandria Leaving John Zhao
Bread and Butter Liz Manashil
JOY KEVIN Caleb Johnson
Liar’s Dice Siddhant Chavan
Nocturne Saul Pincus
Zone 7 Carlo Obispo

Narrative (Short) 

Film Director
A Beautiful View of Nothing Blake Labriola
C.T.R.L Mariana Conde
Carry On Yatao Li
depending on traffic ben cotti
february 28 Diana Galimzyanova
FLOWERS Sabina Sattar
Friday Alex Cunningham
Into the Dark Lukas Hassel
Maria Katarzyna Plazinska
My Fatherland Vegas zvika nathan
Myrna the Monster Ian Samuels
No Love Lost Shekhar Bassi
Nostalgic Ronald Eltanal
Nowhere I’d Rather Be Joachim Pfefferkorn
The Night Guardian Brian Ott
The Place Where You Live Alexis Hurkman