The best films of 2018
Best Film
Best Documentary
Best Music Video
Best Student Film
Best Score
Best Screenplay
50 Summers
50 Summers pulls back the curtain on game day life and shows how the small, passionate front office crew juggles the needs of the team, sponsors, and (most importantly) the fans to provide one of America's most quintessential experiences: a day at the ballpark.
Director - Dan Napoli
Going for the Impossible - The Conductor Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla ranks among today's shooting stars of the classical music scene. At the age of only 30 years, the Lithuanian was unanimously selected by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) to be their musical director; succeeding Andris Nelsons and Sir Simon Rattle. Gentle, strong, calm and self confident, she says: "The only thing that could ever stop me is my own lack of imagination."
Director - Daniela Schmidt-Langels

Conchita, a conservative and septuagenarian woman, returns home after cremating her husband. She is fed up with the suffocating social norms that have surrounded her, so she decides to break free. Meanwhile, a menacing shadow roams the house as the only companion of her solitude.
Director - Ainhoa Rodríguez

Paris you got me
„Art may change the inner as well as the external world"
That's how our protagonist Ksenia experiences it. The street artist George lures her into his magic world of art illusions.
An artistic dance about the realisation of your dreams. Paris, you got me!
Director - Julie Boehm

"As the Earth Turns"
Unreleased 1938 film, available for the first time in 80 years!
"As the Earth Turns" is a 45 minute, sci-fi film that foresaw WWII, future-technology, climate change, and the extreme need for peace, as the world was drifting back into world war again. The main character, "PAX" ("Peace" in Latin), is played by Lyford, himself, a scientist who desperately wants peace.
Director - Richard H. Lyford
Executed and Risen
A rock drummer is unjustly executed, and then resurrected, finding himself in an unholy alliance with a renegade pastor. But when his daughter is kidnapped, he's forced to fight Satan to save her life.

Writer - Salvatore A. Bono