Prior Winners

2020 Winners!

Grand Prize Winner!

Blood Trigger by Ron Podell


Go, Doctor Banting by Scott Sollars, Eric Sollars, and Kyle Sollars

Challenger by Mike Budalich & John Kirk


Camp Hero by Joseph Kovler

The Good Shepherd by Judith Sears

Tongues of Men and Angels by Elizabeth Hayes

Go for Broke by Stephanie Parker

Capital Loss by Xavier John

At the Mercy of Faith by Samuel Lee Taylor

Mysteries of Lake Brosno by Serge Okhotin

Love is Mute by Jean-Marc Le Doux

Flash Drive by Dan Herman

Down is Up by Ligia Maria Storrs Rojas & Justin Storrs




2019 Winners!

Grand Prize Winner!

Project Omega by James Norris


Arizona Sunrise by John Martins III
The MicroCosmic Cartoon Show by Prema Rose, Hugh Rose, and Suryananda Rose


Full Distance by Jeff Malphurs 

Relentless Love by Sandon Yahn

Savior by Bo Sanders

The Watchmaker by Steven D’Addieco

Barrington Bunny by Sandy Wolf

Throw Away a Miracle by Jerry Perez

Executed and Risen by Salvatore Bono

Shroud Trinity by Frank McEvoy

Runaway Cruise by Theodore Soderberg

Quest for Light, Adventure of the Magi by Byron Anderson

Seven Thousand Islands by G.R. White

Ricky Unidas by Carmen Lindsay


Last years winner's were personally introduced to several talent managers. In addition to our grand prize winner receiving a one hour consultation with talent manager, Chris Deckard at Fictional Entity.

"It was a great honor to be included in this screenwriting contest."

"I am thrilled to be named a finalist for my animated/live action musical adventure. Thank you all at Faith in Film. To receive the kudos, "Fantastic... Absolutely brilliant" is mana for my soul. This has been such a long journey....and on and on it goes!"


2018 Winners!

Grand Prize Winner!

God’s Photo Album by Susan Arnout Smith


Pokey Nose by Tami Ryder
Songbird by Rebecca Williams Spindler


Love Is Free Will by Amanda Samaroo

Special Report by Joseph Carpenter

The Christmas Notes by Craig Clyde

Runaway Ship by Theodore Soderberg

Florence by Charlotte Scholer

Close Enough to Perfect by Dan Williams

Saving Esperanza by Betty Sullivan

Sarah Soldier by Cara Winter

Wayfarers by Arnon Shorr

Resurrection by Christina Shaver

Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin by Candyce Petersen

Forces of Balance by Maurice Lewis

Saving the Moon by Brian Shoop

The Day Little Black Pearl Found God in the Center of a Sunflower by Mildred Langford

Dark Matters by James Beeler

At The Mercy of Faith by Samuel Taylor


"My experience with the International Family and Faith Screenwriting Competition was enjoyable from start to finish. I found the entry fee reasonable, all of the people I talked to in connection with the contest have been friendly and encouraging, and all promises have been kept. I highly recommend this festival!"

"It was a great honor to be included in this film festival and screenwriting contest."

"Great people to work with, and I was honored to be a finalist. I'd recommend this festival to any writer who's working in the Family/Faith genre."


Winter 2017 Winners!

Grand Prize Winner!

The Heart of a Tiger VI by SreyRam Kuy


The Chariots of Motown by Christopher Sansone

Gideon by Randall Hahn


The Jihadist’s Opera by Salil Kapoor

The Joby Project by Michael Long

Bad Christians by Tyler Straessle

Perceptions by Lou Mulford

Halfway Home by David Schroeder

Resurrection by Christina Shaver

Heaven’s Light by Barry Pagel

A Private War by Christine Inserra

Finding Beauty by George Anson

Split Rock by Kyle Hammersmith

Perfect Contrition by James Palmer

LevelLand by George Anson

The Translator by Al Sproles

Bronze by Kerri Weston

Emails from Heaven by Carissa Steefel

Inglorious Pastors by Tom Riffel

Always Something There to Remind Me by Terry Gau

Cadillac Arrest by John Kestner

Whispering Hope by Alvin Easter

Aflame by Deena Martinelli

Perfidies by William Baber

The Hollow by Abigail Taylor Sansom

The Fallen Angels by Charles Kowalski

Resurrection, Nevada by Noelle Nelson

Quest for Light by Byron Anderson

Good Again by Jeanne Dukes

Arizona Sunrise by John Martins III


"If you've got a screenplay where faith plays a part in your story. Then Faith in Film: International Family and Faith Screenwriting Competition is the contest for you...  It will get exposure to top faith based production companies."

"Thank you Faith in Film for all that you do for emerging writers to help promote our projects. I was very excited to receive a call from your team to notify me of my prize. Also, Janet Lee is the absolute best director - making everything run smoothly. I look forward to more wonderful connections through Faith in Film!"

"Thank you Faith in Film!"


Summer 2017 Winners!

Grand Prize Winner!

Burden Stone by Bill Ray, Emilee Danielson, and Chris Danielson. 


Even a Just Man by Mark Christopher Boyd 

Quest for Light by Byron Anderson

Kick Back by RC Atchisson


"Loved it. Really cool projects and people."

"So great to see so many people at one festival who were down for Faith Films!"

"Great little festival."

"All contests start out having to get their feet wet with the process. I'm so glad this contest is pushing forward because I think it'll be a major contender if they keep to their goals. I love the fact that faith films can be cutting edge; I love the fact that this contest actively looked for that. I'm a firm believer that family and faith films need to "cross-over" and speak directly to the heart of the wider audience. Thank you for the prize and accolades. Best to you as your festival grows."

"It was a great honor to be included in this film festival and screenwriting contest. They were very professional and great a communicating. Thank you for selecting Resurrection Time Conspiracy."

"I am encouraged that family and faith film festivals exist. I was thrilled to hear that my screenplays were accepted into the festival."