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Heartland Film Festival

The Heartland Film Festival is a film festival held each October in Indianapolis, Indiana.[1] The festival was first held in 1992,[2] its goal is to "inspire filmmakers and audiences through the transformative power of film".

Grand Prize and Audience Choice Award-winning filmsEdit

Year Grand Prize for Best Narrative Feature Grand Prize for Best Documentary Feature Grand Prize for Best Short Film Audience Choice Award
Narrative Feature Documentary Feature Short Film
1999 Wayward Son
2000 [3] The Rising Place
2001 [4] The War Bride
2002 [5] To End All Wars
2003 [6] Saints and Soldiers
2004 [7] Love's Brother
2005 [8] End of the Spear A Kiss on the Nose Innocent Voices Earthling The Man Who Walked Between the Towers
2006 [9][10] Shooting Dogs The Hip Hop Project Shade Shooting Dogs A Man Named Pearl I Want to Be a Pilot
2007 [11][12] Bella Hear and Now Validation Man in the Chair Hear and Now Validation
2008 [13] Captain Abu Raed Pray the Devil Back to Hell Victoria Captain Abu Raed Ripple of Hope Go
2009[14] Welcome P-Star Rising Bicycle (Jitensha) Like Dandelion Dust, A Shine of Rainbows (tie) After the Storm Grande Drip
2010  The Space Between Freedom Riders[15] The Butterfly Circus Ways to Live Forever Once In My Life The Butterfly Circus
2011[16][17] Red Dog Crime After Crime Thief Red Dog Crime After Crime Sun City Picture House
2012[18][19] Cairo 678 Rising from Ashes Head Over Heels A Bottle in the Gaza Sea Stuck, Rising from Ashes (tie) It Ain't Over
2013[20] Hide Your Smiling Faces The Network The Amber Amulet (Narrative Short), Wrinkles of the City: La Havna (Documentary Short) 23 Blast Life According to Sam, Blood Brother (tie) The Amber Amulet (Narrative Short), Running Blind (Documentary Short)
2014[21][22] Siddharth Happiness Record (Narrative Short), Showfolk (Documentary Short) Where Hope Grows Becoming Bulletproof Till Then (Narrative Short), Showfolk (Documentary Short)
2015[23] The Judgement Romeo Is Bleeding The Way of Tea (Narrative Short), The 100 Years Show (Documentary Short) Marie's Story dream/killer Moving ON (Narrative Short), Teen Press (Documentary Short)
2016[24] Home Care Night School The Ravens (Narrative Short), Mining Poems or Odes (Documentary Short) Te Ata Night School Good Business (Narrative Short), Violet (Documentary Short)
2017[25] Red Dog: True Blue Liyana The Cage (Narrative Short), Edges (Documentary Short) The Bachelors & Mum's List (tie) I'll Push You Me and My Father (Narrative Short), Refugee (Documentary Short)
2018[26] The Elephant and the Butterfly On Her Shoulders Shorts moved to Indy Shorts International Film Fest Indivisible Emanuel Shorts moved to Indy Shorts International Film Fest

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Heartland Film Festival". Retrieved 2014-08-14.
  2. ^ "Heartland Film Festival - History". 2003. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  3. ^ "'The Rising Place' Takes Heartland Fest". 2000. Archived from the original on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  4. ^ "7 Canadian (Genie) Nominations for The War Bride". Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  5. ^ "Heartland News". 2002. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  6. ^ Heartland Film Festival 2003 Annual Report (PDF). 2003. p. 5. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  7. ^ "Love's Brother". 2004. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  8. ^ "Heartland Film Festival Concludes Another Record Breaking Year". 2005. Archived from the original on 2006-10-03. Retrieved 2006-02-08.
  9. ^ "Heartland Film Festival Announces Top Winners". 2006-10-21. Retrieved 2006-10-24.
  10. ^ "Heartland Film Festival Concludes Another Record-Breaking Year". 2006-10-30. Retrieved 2007-01-23.
  11. ^ "Heartland Film Festival Announces Top Winners". 2007-10-20. Retrieved 2007-10-23.
  12. ^ "Heartland Concludes with 22,000 attendees". 2007-10-29. Archived from the original on 2012-02-06. Retrieved 2007-10-29.
  13. ^ "Heartland Truly Moving Pictures - 2006-2008 Award Winners". Retrieved 2010-01-24.
  14. ^ "Heartland Truly Moving Pictures | HEARTLAND FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2009 AWARD WINNERS". Trulymovingpictures.org. 2009-10-18. Retrieved 2013-01-28.
  15. ^ "Freedom Riders". Trulymovingpictures.org. 2010-09-29. Retrieved 2013-01-28.
  16. ^ Ackmann, Allison (2011-10-17). "Congrats to the 2011 Grand Prize Winners!". Retrieved 2011-10-28.
  17. ^ Ackmann, Allison (2011-10-23). "2011 HFF Audience Choice Award Winners: The people have spoken!". Retrieved 2011-10-28.
  18. ^ Sorvig, Greg (2012-10-21). "2012 Grand Prize Winners Announced". Retrieved 2012-10-25.
  19. ^ Sorvig, Greg (2012-11-13). "21st Annual Heartland Film Festival Ends on High Note". Retrieved 2013-04-17.
  20. ^ Sorvig, Greg (2012-10-21). "2013 Heartland Film Festival Announces Grand Prize Winners". Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  21. ^ Heartland Film (2014-10-18). "2014 Heartland Film Festival Announces Grand Prize Winners, Awards Over $115,000 to Independent Filmmakers". Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  22. ^ Heartland Film (2014-10-27). "2014 Heartland Film Festival Audience Choice & Best Premiere Award Winners". Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  23. ^ Heartland Film (2015-10-24). "Heartland Film Festival Unveils 2015 Winners, Awards More Than $120,000 to Independent Filmmakers". Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  24. ^ Heartland Film (2016-10-30). "Heartland Film Festival Announces 2016 Jury Winners and Awards, Bestows $129,000 in Cash Prizes to Independent Filmmakers". Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  25. ^ Heartland Film (2017-10-22). "Heartland Film Festival Announces 2017 Winners". Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  26. ^ Heartland Film (2018-10-22). "Heartland International Film Festival Announces 2018 Jury Winners and Awards, Bestows More Than $80,000 in Cash Prizes". Retrieved 2019-02-01.

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