Baltimore, Maryland June 14 - 16, 2013

Announcing the Winners

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 3 Dudes With A Camera for winning Best Film of 2013. Their film Cordially Invited will go on to represent Baltimore against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2014.


1st Place: Best Film of 2013

Cordially Invited by 3 Dudes With A Camera

2nd Place: Best Film of 2013

Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

Required Elements

  • Character: Abe or Abby Tuesday, Tour Guide
  • Prop: a cupcake
  • Line: "I'd like to introduce you to a friend of mine."

Audience Favorite: Group A

Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

Audience Favorite: Group B

Super People by None of Us Have Dates

Honorable Mention
Just Desserts by Dry White Toast

Audience Favorite: Group C

Late Breaking by 89 Productions

Honorable Mention
Reunion by The Orange Hornet

Audience Favorite: Group D

Cranberry by BIRDFACE

Best Writing

Leaving A.B.E by Port Street Pictures

Best Editing

Denouement by Star Wipe Films

Best Directing

Denouement by Star Wipe Films

Best Cinematography

Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

Best Sound Design

Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

Best Musical Score

Fly Boyz by Future Blob

Best Actor

Aiden Walsh Super People by None of Us Have Dates

Best Actress

Maddie Howard Cordially Invited by 3 Dudes With A Camera

Best Graphics

Cordially Invited by 3 Dudes With A Camera

Best Special Effects

A Tween Smackdown of the Council of Evil by DC Dogs

Best Use of Character

Leaving A.B.E by Port Street Pictures

Best Use of Prop

Super People by None of Us Have Dates

Best Use of Line

Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

Best Use of Genre

Deliverance Boys by Crash of Rhinos

Dear Abby by The Herd

2013 Film List

  • a sales call by BAT productions

    vacation in the past

  • A Tween Smackdown of the Council of Evil by DC Dogs

    ...a cupcake redemption

  • Abbey's Bad Day by Hemlock Android

    You Can't Keep Hero Down

  • Abe's Run by CircleTerrace

    The Run for Abe's life.

  • Angelwing by KEG Productions

    A young girl discovers the strength of her family's love.

  • Burnt Toast by No Chairs Productions

    A depressed young man travels back in time to prevent his conception

  • Call Of The Guide by Suicidal Squirrels Productions

    A normal woman's life is interrupted by two persistant men.

  • Cordially Invited by 3 Dudes With A Camera

    Murder's the party favor when a teen sleuth is kidnapped for being too good at her job.

  • Cranberry by BIRDFACE

    In a world where zombies are second-class citizens, a zombie looks for love.

  • Creepcake by Project 57

    When her cruise is cancelled, Liz's step-brother plans a new vacation - with disastrous results.

  • Dear Abby by The Herd

    Dealing with a troubled personal life Abby is surprised when a mysterious new suitor writes her

  • Deliverance Boys by Crash of Rhinos

    Two incompetent delivery boys have managed to screw up the easiest job in the world

  • Denouement by Star Wipe Films

    The story and conflict of a lead actress and her understudy.

  • Evil Good by Bladder Productions

    So good its evil

  • Fly Boyz by Future Blob

    Two Buddies realize their friendship soars higher than the copters they fly.

  • Happy Family Dinner Party by Studio One Twenty One

    Drama for your mama

  • Home By Tuesday by A Soldier and His Vodka

    Professional tour guide, Abe Tuesday, takes a new client on a tour of a potential home.

  • I Can Still See by CS Productions

    The Musical of Awareness

  • Just Desserts by Dry White Toast

    Revenge is sweet.

  • Late Breaking by 89 Productions

    What would you do if you found a pop star in your basement...dead or alive?

  • Leaving A.B.E by Port Street Pictures

    A digitized mind is a terrible thing to waste.

  • Let Them Eat Cupcakes by Creeping Hat Productions

    A man goes on a tour that goes all wrong... plus a cupcake.

  • Ninja's in the park 4 : The essence by Quality Control

    The cupcake was stolen, to get it back, a fight in the park.

  • Red by Marvelous Party Productions

    Real friendships last forever

  • Relaxacation by Wytek Pictures

    A woman struggles go get her family out of the house to begin a vacation.

  • Reunion by The Orange Hornet

    Decades later Liam resolves regret

  • Ringo and the Elephant by Actors with Strings

    Man, elephant, and beetle in an epic saga of life and death

  • Some Like It Doomed by TDA films

    A story of two people went to see a psychic in their first date

  • Special Delivery by Savage Dog Productions

    Celebratory cupcakes threaten to disrupt the career of a promising young executive.

  • Staycation by Outback Pictures

    Family stays home for vacation

  • Stolen Souls by Running Mermaids

    Brothers thirst for revenge is quenched by death.

  • Sucker Punch by 16e Films

    It's not always about the dough.

  • Super People by None of Us Have Dates

    Five years after graduating, a class of super heroes reunites for the first time.

  • Swap Meet by Just Mezin

    Love, snakes and cupcakes

  • Sweet Tooth by Yellow Sign Theatre Company & Charm Cit DSLR Filmmakers

    I'd like to introduce you to a friend of mine.

  • The Board by Fuzzy Reality

    Two moms play out a fantastical chess game.

  • The Race by Dupont Circle Pictures

    Who Doesn't Want an Invisible Phone?

  • The Tuesday Party by The Wünderbirds

    This happy-go lucky couple has a birthday celebration to die for.

  • There's Nothing To Be Afraid Of by Scout's Honor

    Tell me all of your fears, and I'll make them go away.

  • Tour of the Neighbors by Actindude Productions

    Newlyweds find themselves subject of a tour.

  • Tuesday's Friday Tours by Continuity Pictures

    A man descends into madness after a tour guide gives him a souvenir that rehashes haunting memories.

  • Waiting on Love by Awkward Trio Productions

    Two meddling waiters attempt to fix an ailing date and get more than they bargained for.

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