Scroll down to browse our list of our official April-Mar 2020 Semi-Finalist IMBb nominees.
Take a look at our IMDb PORTAL
Now accepting short films or episode entries for our April - June, 2020 window:
Up to 30 minutes long short films (most genres except documentaries, A-F-V and Western); up to 60 minutes long series (web or not) pilot episodes; A-F-V (Adventure, Fantasy, VFX) shorts & Features; full feature (& shorts) Westerns; Midwest-Made Shorts and Docu-Shorts (up to 30 minutes) and no less than 1 minute MLC videos (music, youtube, animation...)
We are an international film festival, but we have a special devotion for Midwest-made short flms.
The following are key ingredients we look for in our judging and selections:
M - obster
(all organized crime fiction, including Westerns, piracy)
L - atino
(all Latin / Latino culture connections are allowed, either by content OR because the director, cast member have/has a link to Latin culture or Latin-derived language: Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, etc.)
C - omedy
(must have any kind of comedy component, from dark to soft comedy; fiction only)
All productions must have a completion date on IMDb as of January 1, 2016. Productions released or completed prior to such date will be disqualified. Submission rates are posted on our Film Freeway profile
ALL FILMS MUST HAVE A COMPLETION or RELEASE DATE AS OF JANUARY 1, 2016
SEE COMPLETE SET OF RULES AND CATEGORIES ON www.filmfreeway.com/mlcawards
2020 APRIL-JUNE WINDOW
WINNERS AND SEMI-FINALIST
THOSE IN WHITE-ONLY ARE SEMI-FINALISTS/NOMINEES.
WINNERS ARE THOSE IN BOLD AND UNDERLINED.
Tonalli Magaña (sound mix)
THOSE FOUND WINNERS
OUF OF THE ABOVE
AS FINALISTS FOR OUR
BEST OF 2020 GALA IN FEB 2021
SPECIAL JURY MENTION AWARD:
-Yunuen Rhi for When la Rumorosa Quiets
-DOSES for Cherry Pie
-Terence Pennywell for Blind T0m
HONORABLE MENTION AWARD:
-Marta Chierego for The Science of Spirits
-Kelvin Taylor for Forever
-Louis Deon Jones for The Good Teacher
-LISTEN by Earl Martin
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Our Annual Gala with finalists from
each quarterly category winner will
be hosted at Rise & Grind in beautiful downtown
Green Bay, Wisconsin in the Spring of 2021: red
carpet, trophies, certificates...