Awards Banquet Reservations Now Available!

6:00 pm

Imaginarium 2014 Awards Banquet

A full dinner buffet will be served at the awards banquet which will feature the announcements of the Imaginarium 2014 Film Festival Winners, along with several other awards and the unveiling of a new series of Literary Awards to debut in 2015.

To secure reservations at the awards banquet and get further details, please visit the Awards Banquet page.

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Imaginarium Film Festival Award Categories

Imaginarium 2014′s Film Festival will debut a new series of awards for projects being screened at the event. Awards for 2014 will be given in 11 categories, with a winner and runner-up declared in each category. Added emphasis has been given to screenplays as Imaginarium is a convention centered around creative writing. Awards reflecting this included Best Plot Development, Best Screenplay, and Best Character Development.

Please be sure to look over the list of films screening at Imaginarium this year and the screening schedule.

The list of film festival awards to be given at the Awards Banquet on Sunday, September 21st, include:

Best Feature
Runner-up Best Feature

Best Genre Feature
Runner-up Best Genre Feature

Best Non-Genre Feature
Runner-up Best Non-Genre Feature

Best Short Film
Runner-up Best Short Film Overall

Best Genre Short Film
Runner-up Best Genre Short Film

Best Non-Genre Short Film
Runner-up Best Non-Genre Short Film

Best Documentary
Runner-up Best Documentary

Best Director
Runner-up Best Director

Best Screenplay
Runner-up Best Screenplay

Best Character Development
Runner-up Best Character Development

Best Plot Development
Runner-up Best Plot Development

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Imaginarium 2014 Film Festival Screening Times Announced!

Imaginarium 2014 is proud to announce the film festival screening schedule for our premiere event.

The main schedule will run Friday evening and throughout Saturday, with most short films organized into two large short film blocks, alongside features and special exhibitions.

The main screening schedule can be found here:

Congratulations to all projects included and those up for awards categories!

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Imaginarium 2014 Proudly Annnounces Newest Sponsor Loconeal Publishing!

Imaginarium 2014 is proud to announce the newest member of our sponsorship family, Loconeal Publishing!

A great small press from Ohio, Loconeal Publishing has a multi-genre focus, including non-fiction! They will be an amazing addition to the convention and our sponsorship group!

About Loconeal Publishing: Loconeal Publishing is a small-press publisher located in Amherst, Ohio.

It is the mission of Loconeal Publishing to bring new, emerging, and experienced authors to readers locally and internationally. Loconeal Publishing is a multi-genre publisher of novellas, novels, anthologies, non-fiction, business and education materials.

For additional information regarding Loconeal Publishing, please check out our website at or send an email to info (at)

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Imaginarium 2014 Announces Films to Be Screened!

Imaginarium 2014 is proud to announce the main list of films to be shown in the film festival. There will be a few additions, but this list serves as the primary roster for the weekend’s film festival. Congratulations to all those included!


Feature Length:
“Letters to Daniel” Director: Amy McCorkle
“Science, Sex & the Ladies” Directors: Trisha Borowicz, Charlie Borowicz, and Barnaby Aaron.
“Call Girl of Cthulhu” Director: Chris LaMartina
“Scenes from a Gay Marriage” Director: Matt Riddlehoover
“More Scenes from a Gay Marriage” Director Matt Riddlehoover
“Ten” Director: Michael J. Epstein
“The Lashman” Director: Cameron McCasland
“Kill, Granny, Kill” Director: Jacob Ennis
“Undying Love For You” Directors: Chris Rennirt and Lien Mya Nguyen
“Bunni” Director: Daniel Benedict
“The Caretakers” Director: Steve Hudgins
“Mountain Mafia” Director: Cherokee Hall

Short Films:
“Odd One Out” Director: Christopher Rohde
“Beware of Dogs” Director: Jared Callan
“Altered-The Day They Took The Children” Director: Dianne Gardner
“Bride of the Saucer Monster” Director: Jerry Williams
“Guinea Pigs” Director: Scott Sullivan
“The Box” Director Zach Schuyler
“The Living” Director: Aaron Champion
“Extracurricular” (special teaser) Director: Jonny Walls
“Not an Exit” Director: Director: Thomas Staples
“America’s Got Superpowers” Director: Jackie Gamber
“The Mysteries of Science Episode One Old Bill’s Space Rock” Director: Sven Granlund
“Paralyzed” Director: Aaron Sims

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Imaginarium 2014 Proudly Announces Newest Sponsor Turquoise Morning Press!

Imaginarium 2014 is proud to announce Turquoise Morning Press as the newest member of our sponsorship family!

An exciting Louisville-based press with over 80 authors, they are a very known commodity in the Romance world! We are thrilled to have them aboard with us for a convention entirely focused on creative writing!

About Turquoise Morning Press:
Turquoise Morning Press (TMP), a boutique publishing house located in Louisville, Kentucky, publishes digital, audio, and trade paperback books. In business since 2010, TMP is home to over 80 award-winning and bestselling authors of romance fiction. TMP books have landed on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo top-selling lists, including Renee Vincent’s #1 Viking Romance, Grace Greene’s #1 Inspirational Romance, and Maddie James’ #1 Western Romance at Amazon.

At Turquoise Morning Press, we’re all about the romance. From chasing the Happily Ever After, to navigating the After Happily Ever, we love romantic fiction. Light and sweet, or dark and sexy—we’re Romantically Yours.

Visit Turquoise Morning Press at

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Inspirational Story About Imaginarium Attendee

We had a new article brought to our attention about a lady who is going to be attending our Imaginarium Convention this September. She contends with a crippling disease and wrote her first novel at age 65. She had that novel published last year and her new novel is being launched at Imaginarium. This is a very inspirational story and we wanted to share it with everyone!

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New Interview About Imaginarium 2014 at Trip Through My Mind

Imaginarium 2014 is the topic of the day as Jerry Benns interviews Stephen Zimmer at Trip Through my Mind.

Come and find out about this exciting new creative writing convention and why it was started!

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Imaginarium 2014 Proudly Announces New Official Sponsor Blackwyrm Publishing

Imaginarium 2014 is proud to announce new official sponsor Blackwyrm Publishing to our sponsorship family!

We are very excited to have this innovative and growing independent publisher of novels and gaming-related books aboard with us for our debut!

About Blackwyrm Publishing:

BlackWyrm Publishing began publishing game-related books in 2003, and branched out into fiction in 2009. The company has produced over 100 novels, mostly in the speculative fiction genres. Never wanting to turn away a good book, other genres have crept in since then, including mystery, romance, historical, Christian, business, and others. As an early adopter of technology, BlackWyrm makes sure that all of the printed books are available in the various popular ebook formats.

Visit Blackwyrm Publishing at

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Imaginarium 2014 Announces Guest of Honor Rose Pressey!

Imaginarinum 2014 is extremely proud to announce our 2014 Guest of Honor, Rose Pressey!

Rose Pressey

About Rose: Rose Pressey is a USA TODAY bestselling author. She enjoys writing quirky and fun novels with a paranormal twist. The paranormal has always captured her interest. The thought of finding answers to the unexplained fascinates her.

When she’s not writing about werewolves, vampires and every other supernatural creature, she loves eating cupcakes with sprinkles, reading, spending time with family, and listening to oldies from the fifties.

Rose lives in the beautiful commonwealth of Kentucky with her husband, son and three sassy Chihuahuas.

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