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Award Eligible Films 2017

We are pleased to present the award eligible films list. Eligible "Making of" documentaries will be be out soon and Award Nominations will be announced by July 5th. 

Grand Jury results will be announced at the 168 Film Festival (Aug. 26-27), including finalists for the 8168 Feature Film Prize.

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Documentary

Sunday Drivers, Paul LeGrand, Northridge CA, US, 1 Corinthians 9:24
A novice competitor builds a race car to win the best prize.

The Door, Dianne E. Butts, Pueblo CO, US, Job 1:21b
A deadly crash moves a father to share his love with onlookers.  

KidVid

Fork, LaShunda Smith, Lancaster CA, US, Luke 12:32
Kids say, "A loving father is a cooking father."  

Get In The Game, Eric McClenahan, Montrose CA, US, Colossians 3:13
Battling brothers find fun, friends and forgiveness.   

Lost, Rachel Lowry, Conroe TX, US, Matthew 18:12-14
A young sheep learns a valuable lesson when he gets lost.  

Music Video

Grace, Joshua Barker, Anaheim CA, US, Luke 15:20, 24
Music Video

Torn, Kent Walton, Burbank CA, US, Psalm 68:5
Music Video

Remedy, Sheila Hart, North Hollywood CA, US, 1 Peter 2:9
Music Video

Speed Films

Here, Chase Baker, Montrose CA, US, Luke 12:30
A woman reflects on stage about her life and her desire to find true love.  

The Teacher Among Us, John Lockmer, Lakewood CA, US, Hebrews 12:9
Three generations of men fight for their family's survival.  

The Emergence, Brian Wood, Fort Worth TX, US, Proverbs 3:12
After an alien invasion, daughters learn the value of their father's discipline.

Opposite Actions, Penny Gibben, Porter Ranch CA, US, Luke 15: 20b
Siblings clash when a brother invites their absentee dad to mom's party.  

Drive, Jeff Hamm, Ferris TX, US, Mark 11:25
A young girl’s passion for dance collides with her family.  

Fool Me Once, Trevor & Laura Black, Fountain Valley CA, US, 1 John 2:15
A woman has nothing to give but her story.

Brother, Chris Hussar, Chatsworth CA, US, Luke 15:24
Brothers grapple inside a tiny ship in the vast expanse of outer space.  

Love Always, Jess & Anayancy Thomas, Venice CA, US, 1 John 3:1a
A troubled woman meets a mysterious gardener and discovers her heavenly father.

Gone Into Night, Andrew Morehouse, Wildomar CA, US, 2 Samuel 12:16
A father searches through the night after his son goes missing.  

Under Water, Amanda Llewellyn, Atlanta GA, US, Matthew 6:14
Audra refuses to forgive after a betrayal turns her life upside down.  

I-70, Joseph Robinson, Marina Del Rey CA, US, Genesis 46:29
A stepfather and his angry stepson collide on a rocky road trip.  

E.T.O.D, Andrew Garces, Queens Village NY, US, Proverbs 20:20
A loving father is part of the Government that has incarcerated his son for treason.

Wood & Stone, Tammy Klembith, Redondo Beach CA, US, Jeremiah 2:27
A woman is transformed when a rude stranger stays at her Air B&B retreat.

A Father's Love, Douglas James Vail, Ventura, CA, US, Ephesians 6:4
A father stakes his hopes on a tent camping trip with his estranged son.  

How Soon Is Now? Rob Beunk, Diamond Bar, CA, US, Genesis 37:4
A woman hates the technology that robbed her of her relationship with her family.

Talentland, David Kiang, Culver City, CA, US, Luke 15:21-22
An aspiring actress pursues stardom with a sinister genius, who demands a great price.

Alumni Films

The Other Son, Michael D Head, Prosper, TX, US, Luke 15:31-32
A young man learns to see through his father eyes.   

Above All, Jason Bond, Wheat Ridge, CO, US, 1 Peter 4:8
A man brings grief to his loved ones and finds a fountain of grace.  

The Mediator, Amir Shehata, Maple Ridge, BC, Canada, Ezekiel 34:16a
A daughter is disturbed by her dying father dependence on artificial intellegence.

Capo, Joshua Barker, Anaheim, CA, US, 1 John 2:1-2
A family of swallows finds their way in Capistrano.  

Torn, Lane Walton , Burbank, CA, US, Psalm 68:5
A young man can kill a cop and join the gang, but his conscience can't.  

The Last Command, Mark Docherty, Houston, TX, US, John 3:1
Grandfather's final voyage means a treasure chest for a young boy.  

The Thought Of You, Aaron Kamp, Ashby, WA, Australia, Luke 15:8-9
A young man is sick of caring for his paralyzed mother and vice versa.   

The Advocate, Rita Betti, Superior, AZ, US, 1 Peter 2:24
The radical love of a priest stuns everyone he encounters.   

Remember Me, Sheila Hart, North Hollywood, CA, US, Malachi 4:6a
A girl's dark memories haunt her on a surreal journey to find her true identity.

Remember Remember the 23rd of September, Michael Dohrmann, Tucson, AZ, US, Revelation 12:1-2
A radio host warns listners of a cataclysmic event.  

Virtual Reality

The Father's Love, Paul Moran, Northridge, CA, US, Proverbs 3:11-12
A young man learns that father knows best, the hard way.  

Captives, Shervin Youssefian, Tujunga, CA, US, Matthew 5:44
Wise words from a captive bring repentance from the captors.  

Write of Passage Spotlight Films

In Tune, Laura Woodworth, Sherman Oaks, CA, US, Proverb 3:12
A driven musician's desperate choice endangers her career and her future.

The Gift, Andrew Matthews, Lesmurdie, WA, Australia, Matthew 5:23-24
An ambitious young soldier inherits two children.

Abide, Molly Vernon, League City, TX, US, Proverbs 14:9
A husband struggles with guilty feelings and his wife's dementia.

The Ring, Eric C. Jones , Sugar Land, TX, US, Proverbs 3:12
A girl's destiny leads to adventures in a parallel universe.   

Evangelista Award Nominees

Capo, Joshua Barker, Anaheim, CA, US, 1 John 2:1-2
A family of swallows finds their way in Capistrano.  

The Door (Doc), Dianne E. Butts, Pueblo, CO, US, Job 1:21b
A deadly crash moves a father to share his love with onlookers.  

Grace, Joshua Barker, Anaheim, CA, US, Luke 15:20, 24
Music Video

Change of Heart, Michael Dohrmann, Tucson, AZ, US, Luke 15:31-32
Two innocent Native American kids face a lynch mob in the wild west.  

Love Always, Jess Thomas, Venice, CA, US, 1 John 3:1a
A troubled woman meets a mysterious gardener and discovers her heavenly father.

Under Water, Amanda Llewellyn, NY, GA, US, Matthew 6:14
Audra refuses to forgive after a betrayal turns her life upside down.  

E.T.O.D., Andrew Garces, Queens Village, NY, US, Proverbs 20:20
A loving father is part of the Government that has incarcerated his son for treason.

Lost, Rachel Lowry, Conroe, TX, US, Matthew 18:12-14
A young sheep learns a valuable lesson when he gets lost.  

How Soon Is Now?, Rob Beunk, Diamond Bar, CA, US, Genesis 37:4
A woman hates the technology that robbed her of her relationship with her family.

International Award Nominees

17u003, The Mediator, Amir Shehata, Maple Ridge BC, Canada, Exekiel 34:16a,
A daughter is disturbed by her dying father's dependence on artificial intelligence.

17w013, The Gift, Andrew Matthews, Lesmurdie WA, Australia, Matthew 5:23-24,
An ambitious young soldier inherits two children.

17u021, The Thought Of You, Aaron Kamp, Ashby WA, Australia, Luke 15: 8-9,
A young man is sick of caring for his paralyzed mother and vice versa.

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