11th annual

The annual competition and celebration of student filmmaking in the Greater Cincinnati region

Congratulations to "Programming" by Medium Rare from Northern Kentucky University - the 2016 Judges' Choice winner!

2016 Awards:
Judges' Choice: "Programming" by Medium Rare, NKU
Best Use of Elements: "Leslie" by Outcast Productions, Xavier
Best Preproduction: "Programming" by Medium Rare, NKU
Audience Choice Group A: "Nakumu & Me" by Don't Tell Daddy, NKU
Audience Choice Runner-Up Group A: "Leslie" by Outcast Productions, Xavier
Audience Choice Group B: "Pro-Condemnation" by Reel Grit, Cincinnati State
Audience Choice Runner-Up Group B: "Programming" by Medium Rare, NKU



This year's FREE screening took place April 23 at the AMC Theatre in West Chester.

10:00am Screnning Group A
11:30am Screening Group B
12:45pm Awards Presentation

College Block Theme Team Name Movie Received Paperwork Received
Cincinnati State A Paranoia RNTS Mar 6@1:08pm Mar 6@1:10pm
NKU A Family Norse Film Society Mar 6@4:40am Mar 6@4:44am
NKU A Tolerance The Misfits Mar 6@4:27pm Mar 6@4:01pm
NKU A Friendship Don't Tell Daddy Mar 6@4:56am Mar 6@2:15am
Miami A Perserverence 4 Mar 6@3:10pm Mar 6@3:10pm
Xavier A Gratitude Outcast Productions Mar 6@9:22am Mar 6@3:05pm
Xavier A Ambition Wiseau Mar 6@3:22pm Mar 6@3:22pm
UC Blue Ash A Community Blue Ash Mar 6@5:23pm Mar 6@4:56pm
Cincinnati State B Gratitude Reel Grit Mar 6@5:19pm Mar 6@3:19pm
Cincinnati State B Loyalty No Show Mar 6@3:21am Mar 6@2:57pm
NKU B Friendship Medium Rare Mar 4@11:24pm Mar 4@7:39pm
NKU B Perserverence Teamsters Mar 6@3:06pm Mar 6@3:51pm
Miami B Paranoia 2 Mar 6@4:12pm Mar 6@3:45pm
Miami B Community 1 Mar 6@5:12pm Mar 6@4:13pm
Xavier B Ambition Chop Shop Mar 6@3:46pm Mar 6@3:46pm
Ohio Media School B Corruption Team OMS Mar 6@4:03pm Mar 6@4:03pm

Required Elements
  • Character: Leslie Millstone, Personal Trainer
  • Line: "Just Google it."
  • Hand prop: thermos

  • Elements Drawing: Feb 21, 4:00pm at Rivertown Brewery and Barrel House
  • Pre-Production: Feb 21 - Feb 26 at noon
  • Production and Post-Production begins Feb 26 at noon upon script, schooting schedule and storyboard/shot list approval by your campus prof
  • Initial cut and paperwork due: Mar 6 by 5:00pm through the CMF Upload Link
  • Professional One-on-Ones: March 26 beginning at 10:30am in Griffin Hall (GH) at NKU
  • Movie Refinement Time: March 26 - April 1
  • Final movies due: April 1 by noon through the CMF Upload Link
  • Screening and Awards: April 23 or 30, TBA


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