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Thank you to all of our filmmakers, viewers and voters for making the Mindscape Festival such a great success! Please join us in congratulating the Award Winning Films.

Jury Award Winning Films:

1st Place:  Collin McAtee’s Memoire

2nd Place:  Aisling Chin-Yee’s Synesthesia

Runner-Up:  Jamie Sterba’s Simon Says

Audience Award Winners:

Theatrical Audience Award: Jamie Sterba’s “Simon Says
On-Line Audience Award: Laura Snow’s “Leave Taking

Online Finalists

Several of our Festival filmmakers have generously agreed to keep their films on Conscious Good.  Please continue to enjoy viewing and sharing these amazing films with your community. Watch these films below.

We tip our hat to the hard-work and talent of these filmmakers and their decision to tell these important stories. Each of the participating films are award-worthy and much more.

Thank you again for participating in the Mindscape Film Festival.  Working together to get these stories out to the world, we can affect positive change.



After an eye-opening psychedelic experience with ayahuasca, Lucas finally faces his lifelong fear of telling Samantha, his childhood friend, that he’s in love with her.

14 m


The Gift

An unexpected act of kindness changes someone's trajectory

4 m



Doris’s mind is slipping... She is not only haunted by the death of her beloved husband James, but she is also struggling with the re-emergence of Ruth – Doris’s sinister alter-ego.

16 m


Faking It

Hacking into the brain’s chemistry through simulating one our most human qualities - laughter.

11 m


Amazing Things Happen

This is an introduction to autism that aims to raise awareness among young non-autistic audiences, to stimulate understanding and acceptance in future generations.

5 m


Answer Me

Mr. Leonel is an old medical examiner, polite and well-behaved; his life has become old, repetitive and lonely.

13 m



An old man fantasizes over a childhood memory in which he was playing with fire.

15 m



An experience of a Monk's meditation process.

3 m


Lion Struggles

A young woman struggles to accept her identity as a lion in a house-cat world.

5 m


On The Edge

A young man walks towards the edge of a cliff... is he thinking of suicide? A young woman approaches him and it turns out she has a very personal connection with the place.

15 m



Talc is a character story about a man in remote Australia, who found a book that contained a 5000 year old Sumerian sculpture which lead him to believe that there were meanings in symbols and letters.

7 m



Sabrina is a young dressmaker who lives in her messy house, surrounded by mannequins, fabrics and old furniture.

11 m



Parachute is the story of a woman with crippling anxiety. She is alone in life and fears she will end up like her mother, sick and completely alone, so she sets out to try anything to reduce her anxiety.

11 m


Ghosts That We Knew

A young woman is forced to confront the embodiment of the voices of doubt in her head.

6 m


Dearest Paula

A talented young artist gets more than she bargained for on the day her father visits her at her prestigious art conservatoire.

13 m


How To Make A Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich seems easy until you think about all the decision making and philosophy behind it.

9 m

Our Esteemed Jury

Betsy Chasse is an internationally known author, speaker and filmmaker (What The Bleep Do We Know?)

Kelly Noonan Gores is the writer, director, and producer of HEAL, a documentary feature film exploring how our thoughts, beliefs, and emotions affect our biology and ability to heal.

Sophie H. Janicke, Ph.D. is a positive media psychologist who investigates the role that new and traditional media play in promoting character development, self-transcendent emotions, prosocial behavior, and well-being.

Gregory Kennedy-Salemi has been working with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh (Thay) for the past five years on two mindfulness based social change projects.

Dr. Jay Kumar’s research project on “The New Currency of Happiness” explores the social, scientific and spiritual dimensions of happiness in relation to wealth and wellbeing.

Mickey Lemle is a producer, director ,and multi-award winning documentary filmmaker (The Other Side of the Moon; Our Planet Earth; Compassion in Exile; Ram Dass Fierce Grace; The Last Dalai Lama?)

Waylon Lewis is the founder of Elephant Journal & host of Walk the Show and author. He’s been named #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green content twice, Treehugger’s Changemaker & Eco Ambassador in Culture & Celebrity.

Tracee Stanley has been a yoga and meditation practitioner since 1995. She has produced over 35 films and overseen the production of 40 more over the course of her career including films for Warner Bros, Sony, and Millennium.

Thank you to our premiere sponsors

Non-Profit Collaborators

The films you see here are only half the picture when it comes to truly engaging with the mysteries of the mind. Our non-profit collaborators are in the field day-in and day-out advancing research and educating our communities in endless ways using the mind as a tool to lead healthier and happier lives. We will donate 10% of ticket proceeds from the Mindscape Film Festival Tour to these organizations. Learn more about our partners by clicking below or find out how you can help raise funds by hosting your own screening of the Mindscape Film Festival here.

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