2022 Film Festival - Family Friendly Awards

Please Join us on Saturday, December 10th @ 10 am for a virtual celebration of winning filmmakers & their heroes. We will screen short clips and hear from the honorees.

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We will be featuring select first place winners showing short clips from their films and giving filmmakers and heroes a chance to speak to the group.

Specific awards that will be presented in this virtual Film Festival event include:

The Mattie Stepanek Poetic Film Prize will be presented by Jeni Stepanek, Ph.D. an award-winning speaker and author of the NY Times Bestselling book, Messenger: The Legacy of Mattie J.T. Stepanek and Heartsongs. The award is given in honor of her son, the late bestselling poet and peace advocate, Mattie J.T. Stepanek.

The Immersive Storytelling Award

Youth Reporter Award

Song Contest Winners

Music Video

Animation Winners

Student winners including:

High School Documentary

Middle School

Elementary School Documentary

Elementary School Environmental


We will be honoring filmmakers and heroes from across the globe in this very special family friendly festival program!




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