The 8th Annual We Like 'Em Short Film Festival Baker City, Oregon

August 17th thru 20th


We'd like to thank all the filmmakers, our audience and the Eltrym Theater for an incredible weekend of films.

This year's winners are.

Best Picture - "Jailbreak" by Aaron Sorenson

Best Student Film - "Icky" by Parastoo Cardgar

Best Director - Greg Tudéla for "Pétage"

Best Cinematography - Kamil Malecki for "Plum"

Best Actress - Anne-Sophie Girard for "Pétage"

Best Actor - Neil Fannin for "Dear George"

Huge thanks are also do to Base Camp Baker, Oregon Film, Oregon Cultural Trust, Baker County Cultural Coalition, Leftys Taphouse, Bella Main Street Market, Sweet Wife Baking, Dot & Rosie, Oregon Media Production Association (OMPA) Crossroads Carnegie Art Center, Inc, Marilyn's Music Plus, Baker City Realty, Peterson's Chocolates, Short Term Gallery, Telekinesis,

Ryder Brothers and the crew of WLES.

All of you helped make this year's WLES the most amazing event. So stoked to start planning for next year!!!