Now in it’s 5th year, The Imaginarium Convention features juried awards in an array of categories for feature films, short films, documentaries, and music videos in all genres! There is also a category for screenplays that have not yet been produced, which is juried and awarded as one of our Imadjinn Awards! Imaginarium is set for its best year yet, next October 5-7 in Louisville, Kentucky at the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Conference Center! From screenings to an array of panels and workshops over 3 days, this is fast-becoming an event independent filmmakers and screenwriters do not want to miss! Early bird deadline with submission
Imaginarium Convention was proud to recognize our award winners for both the 2017 Imaginarium Independent Film Festival and the 2017 Imadjinn Awards at our awards banquet! Below is the list of the awards given and the winners for each category. Please note that this list does not have the Imadjinn Award for Best Screenplay, as judging has not been completed for the written screenplay submissions. We will be making that announcement when all evaluations have been completed. 2017 Imaginarium Independent Film Festival Best Editing: Occupants Best Cinematography: The Ningyo Best Sound: Prisoner of Perdition Best Character Development: Auto Shop Best Plot Development: Viridescent Best
Below is a complete list of Film Festival and Imadjinn Award winners for Imaginarium 2016. We extend our gratitude to all who participated this year and we look forward to spotlighting many more talented filmmakers and writers in the years to come! 2016 Film Festival Award Winners Best Feature (Overall): Blood of the Tribades Best Feature (Overall) Runner-Up: Pechorin Best Feature (Non-Genre): Pechorin Best Feature (Non-Genre) Runner-up: Game Changers Best Feature (Genre): Legend of the Lich Lord Best Feature (Genre) Runner-up: Dark Tapes Best Short Film (Overall): Random Best Short Film (0verall) Runner-up: Last Request Best Short Film (Genre) Runner-up: Cassandra Best Short Film (Genre):
A 2016 Film Festival Preview has been posted for easy browsing of movie images and a synopsis of each film to be shown during the weekend. We’ve got a great range of short films, feature films, documentaries and music videos from directors around the world and with the largest number of submissions ever our selected batch of films to be screened promises to be our best yet! The preview page is organized in the order that the films will be screened, and the full schedule in a list format is on the Film Festival Page. To see the preview visit this link: 2016 Film Festival Preview
We are very proud to announce our preliminary list of films to be screened at Imaginarium 2016, as well as our screenplay finalists! See the full list and more information here on our film festival page and be sure to check back soon for more updates! http://www.entertheimaginarium.com/film-festival/
The dates for the third annual Imaginarium Convention are October 7-9 of 2016, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. The nation’s premier creative writing convention, Imaginarium 2016 will continue the mission to provide exceptional programming in a welcoming and enjoyable atmosphere. Expanded gaming, the film festival, music events, the costume contest/masquerade, expo, and more will take place with well over 100 panels and a series of workshops at the center covering all aspects of writing, publishing, screenwriting, game design and more! Be sure to also get ready for the debut of the Imadjinns, a series of new literary awards! To celebrate Imaginarium 2016,
Just announced at the Imaginarium 2015 Awards Banquet, for the Imaginarium 2015 Film Festival: Best Feature Overall: Paternity Leave Best Feature Overall Runner-up: Rangers Best Genre Feature: Rangers Best Genre Feature Runner-up: Magnetic Best Non-Genre Feature: Paternity Leave Best Non-Genre Feature Runner-up: Redemption of Benjamin Black Best Short Film Overall: Fast Zombies Suck Best Short Film Overall Runner-up: Leah Not Leia Best Short Film Genre: Fast Zombies Suck Best Short Film Genre Runner-up: Tailypo Best Short Film Non-Genre: Leah Not Leia Best Short Film Non-Genre Runner-up: Forward Until Found Best Documentary: #allweknowislame Best Documentary Runner-up: Letters to Daniel: A One Woman Show Best Direction: Magnetic
Imaginarium 2015 is one week away! From NYT/USA Today bestselling authors to a live concert, masquerade/costume contest, to a platinum-level Magic the Gathering tournament, Imaginarium has something for everyone! Be sure to register today! Full weekend registrations and day passes are available.
Screening Schedule for Imaginarium 2015 Film Festival Imaginarium 2015’s screening schedule is below. Full information to follow on each of the movies that will be featured over the September 11-13th weekend. We are very excited to have some excellent features, shorts, and documentaries, and even music video! Friday Screenings: 5:00 pm Enter the Imaginarium 6:00 pm #allweknowislame and screening of Lou Evil music video by Lame 7:00 pm Letters to Daniel with Q and A 8:30 pm Leah Not Leia 9:00 pm: Paternity Leave 10:40 pm The Redemption of Benjamin Black 12:00 pm The Hydric Zone: Rise of the Mutant Wetlands 12:20 am Faux pas
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.