The Evansville Museum International Drone Film Festival, Saturday, April 27, 2019, is a film competition offering a unique overview of the development in trends and techniques of drone cinematography. Now in our second year, our film festival will offer an international platform for filmmakers to exhibit their work as well as compete for an anticipated $2500 in cash prizes. Screenings of winning entries and shortlisted films will take place inside the amazing dome of the Museum’s Koch Immersive Theater & Planetarium.
Get involved as we showcase the best that aerial cinematography has to offer at our day-long even that features two separate screenings of the official selection as picked by our judges, a drone regulations workshop, a how to get started in drone videography workshop, a drone demonstration and giveaways!
Submitted films may be up to 5-minutes in length. See website for additional rules. Applications close March 22, 2019.
Our Grand Prize Awards
Best of Show Award
Best Tri-State Film Award (Indiana, Kentucky & Illinois)
Best Student Entry Award
People’s Choice Award
Our Category Awards
Land, Sky, Water, Air (Landscapes, Nature, Urban)
Extreme Video (Drone racing, Sports, Fast-Paced Videos)
Open Category (Films that Do Not Fit in Other Categories)
11:00-12:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections
1:00-2:00 p.m. Workshops
2:00-3:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections (a repeat of 11:00-12:30 pm)
4:00 p.m. Presentation of Category Winners, Best of Show, Tri-State, Student & People’s Choice Awards
Drone Film Festival Admission is $20 (includes optional workshops & Museum admission)
Jury Panel- Selects our official selections and chooses grand prize & category winners