Past films

Watch inspiring films by winners and finalists from previous AIA Film Challenges. Stories like these, about creating a Blueprint for Better, need to be told. When you enter the Film Challenge, you’re sharing your story.

2021 Winners

Grand Prize Winner: POP Courts!

by Brodie Kerst

Runner Up: Listen.

by Francisco Lopez de Arenosa

Third Place: Two Pieces of Plywood

by Hufft

People’s Choice: A Jewel in Appalachia

by Alex Michl

2021 Film Challenge Finalists

2020 Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Dallas Holocaust & Human Rights Museum

by John Gordon

Runner Up: From Ruins to City

by Jake Catalanotto

Third Place: BOXVILLE: Creating a Just World

by Asia Taylor

People’s Choice: A Beacon of Light in Times of Crisis

by Jean-Marc Grambert

2020 Film Challenge Finalists

2019 Winners

Grand Prize: The EastPoint Project

by Hana Waugh

Runner Up: A Place of Second Chances

by HMC Architects

Third Place: A Building Shaped by Light: Austin Central Library

by Johnny McAllister and Annie Silverstein

People’s Choice: Learning Organisms, Floral Collectives

by Meriem Sakrouhi and Mario Serrano

2019 Film Challenge Finalists