The 13th annual festival took place from July 14 – 24, 2016 at the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields and featured over 140 features and shorts from around the world.

The Best of the Fest

2016 Award Winners

Congratulations to all of our 2016 Indy Film Fest juried and audience award winning films!

Grand Jury Award

West Coast

Directed By: Benjamin Weill

Category Jury Awards

American Spectrum

Feature

Reparation

Directed By: Kyle Ham

Short

Mine

Directed By: Nick Dixon

Documentary

Feature

Do Not Resist

Directed By: Craig Atkinson

Short

Bacon & God’s Wrath

Directed By: Sol Friedman

World Cinema

Feature

West Coast

Directed By: Benjamin Weill

Short

Alles Wird Gut (Everything Will Be Okay)

Directed By: Patrick Vollrath

Hoosier Lens

Feature

UNDER THE BRIDGE: The Criminalization of Homelessness

Directed By: Don Sawyer

Short

Undertaker

Directed By: Brenton Oechsle

Audience Award

Feature

The Invisible Patients

Directed By: Patrick O’Connor

Short

Running Big

Directed By: David Gossard

All the films of the 13th Indy Film Fest

Official Selections

2016 Film Guide

Just Like Being There

If you missed out on seeing them in person, check out this year’s fantastic printed program created by our partners at Lodge Design, and to Magnet Films for our festival trailer!

Festival Trailer

Printed Program

IndyFilmFest-2016-Program