And the winners for the 38th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival are…

The winners for the 38th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival are…

 

Best Documentary Feature: Dark Horse Candidate, Liss Platt

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Project website:  http://darkhorsecandidate-themovie.com/

 

Best Documentary Short: Disambiguation, Phoebe Tooke

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Director’s Website: http://www.phoebetooke.com/

 

Best Animated Short: Hansel + Gretel, Soyeon Kim

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Director’s Website: http://www.soyeonkimart.com/

Hansel + Gretel Trailer

 

Best Experimental Short: Swallowed Whole, Heidi Kumao

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Director’s Website: http://heidikumao.net/

Swallowed Whole Clip

 

Best Narrative Short: Technical Difficulties of Intimacy, Joel Moffett

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Director’s Website: http://www.joelmoffett.com/

 

Special Juror’s Award: …still, Alvalia Pemberton

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Director’s Website:  http://www.vail-pemberton.com/

 

John Michaels Memorial Film Award:  (tied for first place)

The First Secret City, Alison Carrick & C.D. Stelzer      

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Project Website:  http://firstsecretcity.com/

The First Secret City Trailer

 

Then Then Then, Daniel Schioler

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Then Then Then Trailer

 

The 38th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival has been made possible with the help of the SIU Department of Cinema & Photography, the College of Mass Communications & Media Arts, SIU Carbondale Student Fine Arts Activity Fee, the SIU Undergraduate Student Council, and The Big Muddy Crew.

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Thank you to our jurors:

Rosalind Sibielski, Kris Swanberg, and Heather Elliott-Famularo

 

& the John Michaels Award Committee:

Sarah Lewison, Chair

Juana Duran

Tod Kington

Paul Matalonis

Steve Sawyer

Marilyn J Smerken

 

Congratulations to all of the 38th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival winners!