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Smoky Mountain Film Festival

Our 2018 Venue

Greystone Lodge
559 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

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2018 Award Nominees

2018 Award Winners & Nominees

BEST FEATURE
FIVE PIECE
SATURN RETURNS
NO ROADS IN
IRRECLAIMABLE

 
BEST SHORT
NO NAME MADDOX
GAMES OF CHANCE
SUMMERLAND
THE RUINS


BEST DOCUMENTARY
IRRECLAIMABLE
THE ART OF CIRCUS
SOMEWHERE IN BEULAH LAND
NO ROADS IN

 
BEST DIRECTOR
JOSH WONG - NO ROADS IN
GENE BLALOCK - GAMES OF CHANCE
MATTHEW ROTH - FIVE PIECE
SHAWN TOLLESON - SATURN RETURNS
 

BEST WRITER
SHAWN TOLLESON - SATURN RETURNS
CHRISTOPHER SIAENS - SUMMERLAND
GLENN PACK - NO NAME MADDOX
JOSHUA DAVIS - GEEK STORY
 

BEST ACTOR
KEITH BROOKS - REDNECK ZOMBIE
JONATHAN ERICKSON EISLEY - GAMES OF CHANCE
SHANE CALLAHAN - NO NAME MADDOX
ROBERT PAUL TAYLOR - FIVE PIECE
 

BEST ACTRESS
ERIN CHAMBERS - SATURN RETURNS
SYDNEY VOLLMER - ELLY
CLARISSE BEHR - MISSING PEACE
KRISTINA MERSON - BLACKOUT
 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
FIVE PIECE
NO ROADS IN
NO NAME MADDOX
SATURN RETURNS
 

BEST SOUND
ESSEX
SARAH'S DREAM
SATURN RETURNS
GEEK STORY
 

BEST EDITING
THE CHASE
THE RUINS
40 MILES TO MACON
GEEK STORY
 

BEST MUSIC
MISSING PEACE
FIVE PIECE
NO ROADS IN
SATURN RETURNS
 

DIRECTORS CHOICE
THE GIRL WHO SAVED DAN LANDIS
THE ART OF CIRCUS
SPEED KILLS
IRRECLAIMABLE


SCREENPLAY FINALISTS
BAKERY LADIES BY LORRAINE PORTMAN
THE BREAKABLE SHOES BY JEANNE DUKES
EVEN COWGIRLS LOVE RETAIL BY STACY BARTON
HELL TO PAY: THE LEGEND OF ROBERT JOHNSON
HONOR BY ED VELA


BREAKING FATE ENTERTAINMENT
HALL OF FAME INDUCTION

BEING PRESENTED TO

CHUCK WINSTEAD-BROWN

Chuck Winstead-Brown is an actor from Strawberry Plains, TN.  Chuck’s first acting experience happened in the second grade as “Santa’s Elf”.  As time progressed into middle school, he developed a true passion for acting in such programs as Tom Sawyer and Joseph in a Christmas play.  In his adult life, Chuck was in Blue Valley Songbird with Dolly Parton, The Last Castle with Robert Redford, numerous Film Festival short films such as “Missing Peace” premiering at this festival and various TV shows on the ID channel.

Off stage and screen, Chuck has contributed his time and talent to helping other artists through a number of different efforts.  He is the Vice President the Smoky Mountain Songwriter Festival, and an associate producer of the Smoky Mountain Film Festival, the Mountain of Laughs Comedy Festival and the Horror in the Hills Film Festival.  The city of Gatlinburg awarded him as Volunteer of the Year, a true honor in the Volunteer state of Tennessee.

Beyond the arts, Chuck has also contributed his time and talents to a number of charities such as Give Kids the World, The Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic, The Boys and Girls Club, The United Way and he is a volunteer for the Sevier County Food Ministry.

Daytime Chuck works for Ripley’s Aquarium in the Marketing Department as the Special Events Coordinator and he is represented by Talent Trek Agency out of Knoxville TN. You can follow Chuck Winstead on Facebook by going to Chuck Winstead Entertainment.

Breaking Fate Entertainment is honored and excited to welcome Actor and Event producer Chuck Winstead-Brown as the 11th member of the Breaking Fate Entertainment Hall of Fame!

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