march, 2018

10mar(mar 10)11:00 am(mar 10)11:00 amFeaturedInternational Drone Film Festival11:00 am - 4:00 pm Evansville Museum


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Evansville Museum

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098

Event Details

The Evansville Museum International Drone Film Festival, Saturday, March 10, 2018, is a film competition offering a unique overview of the development in trends and techniques of drone cinematography. The festival offers an international platform for filmmakers to exhibit their work as well as compete for cash prizes. Screenings of winning entries and shortlisted films will take place inside the dome of the Museum’s Koch Immersive Theater throughout the festival.

Get involved as we showcase the best that aerial cinematography has to offer at a day-long event that features, drone vendors, drone demonstrations and giveaways!

Grand Prize Awards

Best of Show

Best Tri-State Film (films submitted from Indiana, Kentucky & Illinois)

Best Student Entry (entries by students)

People’s Choice Award (picked during event)


Category Awards

Short Film (Using a Drone to tell a Story)

Land, Sky, Water, Air (Landscapes, Nature, Urban)

Extreme Video (Drone Racing, Sports, Fast-Paced Videos)

Open Category (Films that Do Not Fit in Other Categories)



11:00-12:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections

2:00-3:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections (a repeat of 11:00-12:30 pm)

4:00 p.m. Presentation of Category Winners, Best of Show, Tri-State, Student & People’s Choice Awards

Ticket Pricing

 Drone Film Festival Admission (includes Museum admission) $20/person


Other Information

Jury Panel– Selects the official selection, nominee and winner categories

  • Roger McBain, Former Arts Editor for the Evansville Courier and Press
  • Joe Atkinson Digital Multi-Media Specialist in Residence at the University of Evansville
  • Aaron Begle Videographer, Drone Pilot

Event Date – March 10, 2018

Applications Close – February 9, 2018

Submissions Via –

Film Duration – Up to 5 minutes in length


Event Tickets

Price $20.00

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