Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart Shines
at Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival
Mind-bending Immersive Art Exhibit Wins in Two Categories at Worldwide Virtual Fest
Meow Wolf shared today that two films created for its Meow Wolf Omega Mart exhibit have won at the 7th Annual Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival. Omega Mart’s “Employee Training Video,” a crowd favorite at the exhibit, won the “Short Films Under 15 Minutes” category and “Into the Source [Triptych]” took home “Best Hair and Make-up” for artists Daniel Casillas, Katie Douthit and JB Letuli.
“So many incredible artists came together to make these pieces and it’s wonderful validation for Meow Wolf and our creative collaborators,” commented Omega Mart General Manager Jeff Lund.
Founded in 2015, the Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival is a premier online festival dedicated to celebrating the works of independent filmmakers and screenwriters from around the world. A platform for filmmakers and writers to have their work awarded and recognized, this full virtual festival includes film showings, live-stream filmmaker Q & A’s, live-stream seminars, and award presentations at lvifsf.com.
About Meow Wolf
Meow Wolf is a Santa Fe-based arts and entertainment company that creates immersive, interactive experiences to transport audiences of all ages into fantastic realms of story and exploration. The company’s first location in Santa Fe opened in 2016 and showcases the THEA Award-winning, international sensation, House Of Eternal Return, where two million visitors have now discovered a multidimensional mystery house with secret passages, portals to magical worlds, and surreal, maximalist and mesmerizing art exhibits.
In 2019, Meow Wolf expanded beyond Santa Fe and opened Kaleidoscape, the world’s first artist-driven ride at Elitch Gardens in Denver. Meow Wolf recently opened their second permanent installation, Omega Mart, at AREA15 in Las Vegas and their third permanent installation in Denver opened in September 2021, Convergence Station. Two new portals are set to open in Dallas in 2023 and Houston in 2024. Meow Wolf is proud to be the only certified B-Corporation in the themed entertainment industry.