2016 Imago Film Festival


Save The Date: April 4-8, 2017

Remember to save the dates for the 13th Annual Imago Film Festival: April 4-8, 2017.

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2016 Imago Film Festival

The award winning films are: “We Can’t Live Without Cosmos” (Grand prize award), “Persimmon” (1st Runner up), “Speed Dating” (2nd Runner up), and “Not the End” (Audience choice). The recipient of the Imago Lifetime Achievement Award is Ralph Winter. Congratulations to all the winners. Thanks to our attendees, staff, and sponsors. And remember to save the dates for the 13th Annual Imago Film Festival: April 4-8, 2017.


MATTHEW LUHN (Pixar Story Artist) - Matthew Luhn has helped to create some of the most memorable animated characters, including for the "Toy Story" movie franchise, "Monsters Inc.," "Cars" and "Finding Nemo." Luhn shared the experience of his Christian faith and his incredible journey that led him to discover his talents as a master storyteller.

RALPH WINTER (Producer of the X-Men and Star Trek films) - Ralph Winter was the recipient of this year’s Imago Lifetime Achievement Award and took part in a career retrospective interview. Winter has produced an impressive list of blockbusters, including films in the "X-Men," "Star Trek" and "Fantastic Four" franchises.

CITIZEN WAY (Christian Band) - Friday's festivities included a performance by the hit Christian band, Citizen Way, a band that first formed and performed at Judson University, the host site of the Imago Film Festival. Citizen Way can now be seen performing throughout the country as well as heard on popular Christian radio stations.

BEN-HUR (Movie Preview) - Friday's festivities also included an exclusive Imago preview of Paramount/MGM's Ben-Hur.


Stay at the festival’s official hotel, The Hampton Inn, within blocks of Judson University.