2019 Submitted FILMS:

  • Films listed below have been submitted to the 2019 Film Festival and Films selected for the 2020 Film Festival only when a DCP File is provided - they are listed under "2019 Winners."

  • After a film has selected as a Semi-Finalist, the filmmaker will be notified. Semi Finalist doesn't mean that your film will be screened at the festival. It means that you are now eligible for the awards. consideration and you can use the festival Laurel for your promotions.

  • This is a special inspirational and exciting kind of Film Festive which highlights traditional Student Films, Documentaries, as well as Commercial Features Films.  Some of the films also  (includes the depiction of a character who is afflicted with emotional, mental, social or physical challenges.  A Challenge/Disability/Handicap is any condition of the body or mind, (impairment) that makes it more difficult for the person with the condition to do certain activities, (activity limitation) and interact with the world around them, (participation restrictions.)  Some of the films are shown for pure inspirational value.  The inspirational aspect of the character is positive, uplifting, and emotionally moving.  This type of character does not have to be the star of the movie nor do they have to be a main character, some make very brief appearance while sometimes they are integral to the plot or story line.

  • Not all Films listed below will be shown at the 2020 Film Festival.

Through Johny's Eyes: Collen's Story

Through Johny's Eyes: Collen's Story

The American Colony

The American Colony

JFK - The Last Speech

JFK - The Last Speech

Bitter Sweet

Bitter Sweet

What It Takes To Be Special

What It Takes To Be Special

Battle Fields

Battle Fields

Give + Take

Give + Take

Pretty Little Bubbles

Pretty Little Bubbles

Love Never Ends

Love Never Ends

Unheard Of

Unheard Of

As The Earth Turns

As The Earth Turns

The Writer

The Writer

98 m/s2

98 m/s2

Curing The Incurable

Curing The Incurable

Saving The Planet

Saving The Planet

Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart

Plant Codes

Plant Codes

Gia and Dragon

Gia and Dragon

Whitney's Wedding

Whitney's Wedding

Average Mom

Average Mom

Swipe Right

Swipe Right

Dreamwisher

Dreamwisher

Attache

Attache

Icons

Icons

Autism as a Gift

Autism as a Gift

Osimi

Osimi

Extraodinary Vision

Extraodinary Vision

Void

Void

Invisible Heel

Invisible Heel

This Business of Autism

This Business of Autism

Occupants

Occupants

Collar

Collar

Journey To Hope

Journey To Hope

Our Digital Selves: My Avitar Is Me

Our Digital Selves: My Avitar Is Me

The Assassin's Apprentice

The Assassin's Apprentice

Ginger

Ginger

Outburst

Outburst

One Nation Under God

One Nation Under God

The So-So You Don't Know

The So-So You Don't Know

100,000 Miles A Second

100,000 Miles A Second

Time Flies

Time Flies

Tin Can

Tin Can

The Chase

The Chase

Spoken Word

Spoken Word

Scarlet Visions

Scarlet Visions

Crownsville Hospital: From Lunacy to

Crownsville Hospital: From Lunacy to

Romance

Romance

Nobody Dies Here

Nobody Dies Here

Freedom

Freedom

Last Light

Last Light

My Friend, Faithful

My Friend, Faithful

Nicole

Nicole

Danke

Danke

Entre Mundos

Entre Mundos

Modern Dating

Modern Dating

The Accused

The Accused

Swamp Snappers

Swamp Snappers

88 Cents

88 Cents

Good Business Sense

Good Business Sense

Beside Me

Beside Me

GAB

GAB

Te Quiero Alejandra

Te Quiero Alejandra

Newton's Fourth Law

Newton's Fourth Law

Parked

Parked

Runner

Runner

One

One

Schmoopie

Schmoopie

White Silence

White Silence

Nos Jours Benis

Nos Jours Benis

My Clown

My Clown

I asked for an Apple but Got a Lemon

I asked for an Apple but Got a Lemon

The Mirror

The Mirror