We are proud to announce our winners. Kudos to Retro Neon Film for winning Best Film of 2020. Their film Sanity will go on to represent Des Moines against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2021.
Thanks to our judges for their thoughtful deliberations.
You can see a full list of winners by clicking the All Awards button on this page. Our congratulations to all of our film teams who made films this year.
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Two friends grow apart due to career related stress.
I'm just a dude that's enthusiastic. What's wrong with that?
A man reminisces with his father as they are selling his prized guitar.
A Romantic Date Night Takes An Unexpected Turn
An inventive, but misguided man ventures to travel back in time and prove everyone that pandemics are all a lie.
Lily Rostinger, a visionary landscaper, finds friend and foe in a mysterious client.
A grandfather and granddaughter clash over her political awakening.
Les has a very interesting day.
When most people think of landscaping, they think of sun and flowers and glamour. Few are aware of the intrigue and danger involved in the landscaping profession.
When James is trying to figure out what is real and what is in his head. He needs to make the right choice or end up dead.
In the near future, an android longs for human attachment, but is unaware of the potential risk.
A women is killed, but who did it? Husband, boss, client?
A man underoges a psychiatric evaluation while on trial for a horrific crime.
Lilly, a landscape designer, finds herself in over her head as she goes to a mysterious garden.
A mistaken identity leads a bumbling landscape designer into a murder for hire plot
Gamblers play poker with the Reaper for 20 million cash.... or death
A group of friends go on a camping trip for Halloween, they soon find out that something is watching them.