Congratulations to our 2023 Copper Quill Winners:

Best Narrative Feature: I Bring Joy

Best Narrative Short: Pints

Best Documentary Feature:  Savage Waters

Best Documentary Short: The Luminarians: Making the Luminary Loppet

Best Animated Short: Creatures part 1

Best Midwest Roots: Da Union

Best Student Short: The House on the Moon

Best Family Friendly: Love Don’t Bully

2023 Schedule at a glance

Thursday, July 20


4:00 PM

Pints - Ireland

UNINTENDED COUNTRY (PAÍS IMPROVISTO) - Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

The Erie Situation - USA


6:00 PM

Amuka - Belgium



9:00 PM

She Dreamt Alone - USA

I Bring Joy - United Kingdom

Friday, July 21


4:00 PM

A Natural Force - USA

Creatures part 1 - USA

Gretel Redux - USA

Shadow Puppets - USA


6:00 PM

All for Naught - USA

The Wraith - USA



9:00 PM

Bill Murray Lost in Berlinale - Serbia

There's No Such Thing as a Haunted House - USA

Phoenix Incident - USA

Saturday, July 22


11:00 AM

Goulash: The Lost Weekend - USA

Healing Dakota - USA


2:00 PM

Posthumous - USA

A Cloudy Moon - USA

Bulletin - USA

Ruby - United Kingdom

Outed - USA


5:00 PM

Da Union- USA

First Person - USA

woodland of wonder - Wisconsin's First Preserve - USA

The Legacy Project: Su Blumentals - USA

The Legacy Project: Rebecca Lewis - USA

The Legacy Project: Sarah Nettleton - USA

The Luminarians: Making the Luminary Loppet - USA


9:00 PM - Free Community Screening at the Mabel Tainter Theater (rain site)

Savage Waters - France

Sunday, July 23


12:00 PM

The Freak's Game - USA

The house on the Moon (La Maison sur la Lune) - Canada

Happy Hour - USA

Water, Star Medicine - USA

Saturday Morning Live/ Republic of Georgia Episode/ US - USA

No Such Thing- USA

Professional Intern- USA

Nice & Steady - USA

Clutch & Shift - USA

Love Don't Bully - USA

This Is Real Love - USA

Just A Minute - USA

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