After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.
Kudos to Amalgamated Grommets for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film The Answer will go on to represent World-Wide against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.
Little Carly masterfully traverses space and time during her unconscious state
A trip through time shows Eric a glimpse of his future self and he's worried about who he becomes.
You have to be kidding me
Another murder, another note
A silent film gone wrong
When a writer claims someone else's work as his own, he ends up getting more than he bargained for.
Stay ahead or fall behind.
Jake's calm day off spirals out of control as he makes a delivery and takes his driving test.
or: Why Titlecards Caused my Breakup
Self Driving Cars may be the future, but they come with some big questions
After Fay's father passes away, she moves in with his best friend Victor. He does everything he can
Thrive in your environment
thats not even a word.
What would you do to keep your teeth clean?
Rhi Porter Reporting. How Scandalous Can One Small Town Be?
Tension brews between a couple as Carly, the wife, begins to lose herself to the noise.
Shop owner gets chopped
Three superhero classmates get increasingly competitive over the library's last copy of a book.
The Past is Haunting
In Washington DC a martial arts vigilante has doubts that his efforts fighting crime are making a difference.
A mysterious message leads a young hero and overwhelmed scientist to fight off an alien invasion.
When a boxer fights against his rage
An accountant finds himself in a life or death situation concerning a client and his daughter.
Are the bumps and curves only on the road?
A sex hotline operator handles a thrilling call.
A man on the edge of a breakdown tries to find love in an industrial hellscape.
A disgruntled DMV worker trains a new overly-enthusiastc employee while making a training video.
The future: robots serve humans. They aren't like us. When humans sleep, their nature is revealed.
An unfortunate accident during a drivers ed class lead students down a fiendish road.
A group of friends cope with the absence of their best friend on Thanksgiving.
A female hostage is given to an unwilling kidnapper; a bond is made.
'Death separated them, but can time keep them apart?'
A scientist goes too far in his quest to revive his dead lover.
When a man finds a fairy in a Tequila bottle, he gets more than he wishes for.
Everyone Effects Everyone
How far will the soul wander for love?
A robbery gone wrong
VISPERAS DE NUEVO AÑO CON AUSENCIAS QUE CREEAN VACIOS.
Take A Closer Look
Back from vacations, a demon must struggle with the local's frenzy.
Janet Jones is an archaeologist trying to save the remains of her relationship.
The man knew someone’s secret by engaging in introduction of someone else. What kind of real himself
The crazy adventures of filmmakers.
An awkward rideshare driver finds an unexpected friend in a drunken poet.
When Lucy and her friends are held captive, an unexpected hero must save the day.
Son of a criminal struggles to gain his father's affection.
We're going to help a lot of people...
When someone's had enough, more than one will suffer.
Disenfranchised and diagnosed, a family struggles with itself in a post-Trumpian world.
A collector woman that recreates silly ways of dying
The sun has set in the city of sin. Detective Ryan is about to stumble onto his darkest night yet.
The ghostly return of one victim to help her friend from becoming part of a killer’s body count.
A greiving family gets one special gift.
So Steve's a murderer; why does nobody in the office care?!
Solo tu y yo
A super hero movie about poets
The Night will swallow you whole.
While struggling with writing her poetry, Carly Tennant falls victim to a home invasion.
A poet offers personal & affirming poems is confronted by a poem recipient's angry ex boyfriend.
A young woman attends an AA meaning for people who use their powers for their own gain.
The story of a milkman in a milkmanless world
Two teens break out of their comfort zones to embark on a blind date.
Four women try to escape from a bleek future where they are subject to forced breeding.
If we are pushed, who do we become?
Speciat Agent Summers hunts criminal mastermind that kidnapped her daugther.
you wanna restart?
A love struck boy uses his poetry to woo a charming girl.
That’s the last time I’m going to do that
A scientist and her assistant get revenge on a bad boss
Even romance needs tech support!
Two of the most critical drives you can take, a test and a getaway, cross paths.
The supposed son of God is hunted by the U.S. military... Is he a man? or something more?
Two scientists explore a distant planet to save their own.
A group of teachers hatch an outlandish plan to get rich that leads to betrayal and murder.
What would happen if the world around you stopped?
Two detectives get involved with sick poet
In order to save up money to buy a car, a young man becomes a driving instructor, and must overcome
A painter has six different girlfriends, and falls in love with the worst best girl on a Sunday.
Wrestlers in 1979 receive coaching from a 1950s World Champion.
Sometimes, you just need that cup of coffee.
A woman suspects she has a stalker, only to find out it the danger is much closer to home.
Two children trapped in a cave survive thanks to a strange music machine that doesn't make any music
An office worker attempts to hypnotize his coworker to commit murder with poetry.
Trust your Tale
A wacky math tutor who enjoys the thrill of stealing runs a session and scares them with her tricks.
CEO Bradley Masterson is accused of being responsible for missing intern, Danielle Weston.
A stranger brings a mourning woman to the future on a mission, but the past gets in the way.
Would you blindly trust your future-self in order to win $10 million?
Private Investigator Deon Diggs questions a scientist about a mysterious death.
two friends have to deal with a hard journey of his life
"TRYST", by kino namai, Utena
An activist and poet reflects on the value of his efforts, and the struggle to continue fighting.
A loner artist draws an outcast child into her world.
It takes guts to overcome weakness
Rory's journey with his mother takes him to unexpected places.
Three women wake up unexpectedly in prison and desperately try to figure out why.
Two friends get stuck in a trap of hypnosis.
A woman wrestles with the stress of daily life through martial arts discipline