The 2017 Iowa Motion Picture Association Awards Winners

The winners of a 2017 Iowa Motion Picture Award.

The Iowa Motion Picture Awards recognize outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa’s moving image production industry, in all its forms -- in twenty-two Program Categories and twenty-five Craft Categories.

In each specific category, entries must meet the high criteria of industry judges for that skill set to receive the Award of Achievement.  Laurels may be used by award winners (Click on the laurel for the full size photo):

Laurels are available via Film Freeway's Laurel Center

 

If the work was outstanding, it met the criteria to earn the highest Award of Excellence.


The projects listed below have earned Awards of Achievement -- unless otherwise noted as having achieved the Award of Excellence.

 

The Winners of The 26th Annual Iowa Motion Picture Awards!

Category Achievement Excellence Title of Entry Name on Award
Best Actor Y The Gift of the Magpie Milton Severe
Best Actor Y Stuck Steve Kennevan
Best Actress Y The Gift of the Magpie Helen Slayton-Hughes
Best Actress Y Stuck Megan Hensley
Animated - Short Y The Gurgle Paul Huenemann
Art Direction Y   The Gift of the Magpie Anita C George
Commercials Under $1,000 Y Lava Lounge Eric Benson       Beau Batterson
Commercials $1,000 to $4,999 Y Vermeer Rental Special Offers Vermeer Corporation
Commercials $1,000 to $4,999 Y Mauer Eye Center Eric Benson       Beau Batterson
Commercials $1,000 to $4,999 Y Ramsey Mazda Commercial Ryan Paul Buck
Commercials ($5,000 to $14,999) Y Ramsey Mazda Commercial Ryan Paul Buck
Corporate & Community Marketing Y The Vermeer Story Vermeer Corporation
Corporate & Community Marketing Y Ramsey Mazda Commercial Ryan Paul Buck
Corporate Internal Communications Y What If Eric Benson       Beau Batterson
Corporate Internal Communications Y Shoe Laces Eric Benson       Beau Batterson
Corporate Internal Communications Y Innovation in Water Certification Ryan Paul Buck
Director of Photography Y The Gift of the Magpie Anita C George
Director of Photography Y Eight and a Half Circles Rozie Breger
Director of Photography Y Service Legends 2016 - 2017 TV Campaign Ryan Paul Buck
Director of Photography Y Impermanent Collection Stefanie Toftey
Director of Photography Y Stuck Aaron Riggs
Documentary Y Believers Ray Whitehouse
Documentary Y The Story of John Humphrey Ryan Paul Buck
Editing Long Y The Gift of the Magpie Anita C George
Editing long form Y Eight and a Half Circles Urban Potocnik, Darej Somen
Educational Production Y All About That Bog Water Rocks! Team
Lighting Design Y The Gift of the Magpie Jon Van Allen
Live Action long - under $50,000 Y Eight and a Half Circles Gregor Kresal
Live Action Short Y The Gift of the Magpie Anita C George
Live Action Short Y The Unusual Brick Dr. Jesse B. Burks
Live Action Short Y Motivation Ryan Paul Buck
Original Music Score Y Slow Jam Prairie Strips Ann Staudt
Original Music Score Y Life Is A Flyway Todd Stevens, Jacqueline Comito, Alex Kirstukas
Original Music Score Y Keep That Soil Alive Todd Stevens, Ben Schrag, Jacqueline Comito, Ann Staudt
Original Music Score Y The TREElogy Jacqueline Comito Ann Staudt
Original Music Score Y Where It All Begins Ryan Paul Buck
PSA (under $5,000) Y Dallas Center Grimes Schools Ryan Paul Buck
Screenplay Produced Y Stuck Steve Kennevan
Screenplay unproduced Y Resurrection Time Conspiracy James Carroll
Script Writing (Produced) Y Wild Woods Ranch Stories Ryan Paul Buck
Soundtrack Y Eight and a Half Circles Gasper Loborec
Soundtrack Y Service Legends 2016-2017 TV Campaign Ryan Paul Buck
Student Production - college Y Longfall Productions Wilder
Student Production-college Y Gabriel Tejeda and the 2015 Video Production 3 Class at Des Moines Area Community College DMACC A.L.I.C.E. Training Video
Student Production - high school Y The Amazing Blob Noah Carrell
Student Production - high school Y To: Stacy Grace Mumm, Sydnie Sanford
Student Production - high school Y By 30 Rachel Wad, Charlotte Hilker, Sam Billingsley
Student Production - high school Y Imagination Izzy Schrock
Student Production - high school Y Wasteland Thomas Rial
Student Production - high school Y Best Friends Forever Noah LaVie
Student Production - high school Y Marcie Connor Young
Supporting Actress Y The Gift of the Magpie Pamela Forest
TV News Feature or Series Y Unscripted The Band Jason Van Zetten  Emery Songer
Visual Effects Post Production under $10,000 Y Introducing the 504R Signature Baler Vermeer Corporation
Visual Effects Post Production under $10,000 Y TreborT-25D Pump Ian Trask

 



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