Middle School category winner, Smell the Roses, and High School category winner, The Existential Crisis of Maxwell Anderson, received awards.

The special winners were:

Kaden Rogers (4th from left) with family and Educator Joe Szoltysik (2nd from right)

Special Achievement Award: Kaden Rogers who started a film club at Maricopa High School as well as steering the film club to creating a PSA that won a national award with funds for the school.

2019 Filmmaker Educator Award:  Joseph Szoltysik, who inspired local Maricopa filmmakers to create their films, and has served as advocate for filmmaking locally for 3 years.