Results from the 2014 OFF


Best Nebraska Screenplay – “My Father’s Arms” by Mark Hoeger & Will Rolofson

Best Short Screenplay – “Leaving Kansas” by Chuck Mittan

Best Feature Screenplay – “Crossings” by Fred Perry


Jury Prizes:

Best Animated Short Film – “The Gallant Captain” directed by Katrina Mathers & Graeme Base

Animated Short Film Honorable Mention – “Woody” directed by Stuart Bowen

Best Nebraska Short Film – “Applesauce” directed by Nathan Hansen

Best Nebraska Short Film Honorable Mention – “The Cursed Columnist” directed by Drew Conley

Best Short Film – “Distance” directed by Aimee Long

Short Film Honorable Mention – “Hero Pose” directed by Mischa Jakupcak

Best OFF the EDGE Film – “Blood Punch” directed by Madellaine Paxson

OFF the EDGE Honorable Mention – “Oltre il Guado (Across the River)” directed by Lorenzo Bianchini

Best Documentary – “Lion Ark” directed by Tim Phillips

Documentary Honorable Mention – “Watchers of the Sky” directed by Edet Belzberg

Best Feature Film – “Druid Peak” directed by Marni Zelnick

Feature Film Honorable Mention – “Warren” directed by Alex Beh

Award for Best Cinematography for a Nebraska Short – Dylan Adams for “Hedron”

Audience Choice Awards:

Audience Choice Short Film – “Fool’s Day” directed by Cody Snider

Audience Choice Documentary – “Little Hope was Arson” directed by Theo Love

Audience Choice Feature Film – “The Retrieval” directed by Chris Eska

Omaha World Herald | “Omaha Film Festival Finds a New Home” 11.16.13

Here’s a write-up from Bob Fischbach about the new home for the OFF:

The Omaha Film Festival is moving from its home of the past five years, Regal Cinema near 72nd Street and Sorensen Parkway, to Marcus Village Pointe Cinema, near 168th Street and West Dodge Road.

The announcement was made at a party Friday night for volunteers and local filmmakers. The ninth annual Omaha Film Festival will be March 5 through 9.