9th Route 66 Film Festival 2010

2010 Festival Schedule (PDF file)

Award winners chosen by the judges were:
Best Animation: The Offering (Michael Zachary Huber)
Best Thriller: Dead Cat Bounce (Daric Gates)
Best Debut Short: Topeka (Eric Steele)
Best Drama Short: Spring Grove (Matt Mulcahey)
Best Foreign Film: La Toma (The Take) (Alfonso Lourido)
Best Illinois Short: As Ever, Stan (Alexander Schwarm)
Best Comedy: Telemafia (Diane Namm)
Best of Fest: Two Hours in the Dark (Chip Hackler)

Abe Lincoln Award Winner: Lost River (Jason Urban)

Audience Favorites were:
Best Debut Film: Checkmate (Joe Bohn)
Best Drama: Miracle Fish (Luke Doolan)
Best History Short: The Desperate (Ben Hur Sepehr)
Best Drama Feature: Wid Winner & the Slipstream (Alex Gaynor)
Thriller/Horror Contest Winner: Delaney (Carles Torrens)
Best Documentary Feature: Against All the Odds (Sandra Pfeiffer)
Best Documentary Short: Beyond the Passion Pit (April Wright)
Best Debut Feature: Earthwork (Chris Ordal)