Boston, Massachusetts April 7 - 9, 2006

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 GlassEye for winning Best Film of 2006. Their film Overbyte will go on to represent Boston against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2007.


1st Place: Best Film of 2006

Overbyte by GlassEye

2nd Place: Best Film of 2006

The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie

3rd Place: Best Film of 2006

Gluttonous G. Goforth by Bait & Tackle

Required Elements

  • Character: G. Goforth, Competitive Eating Contestant
  • Prop: Bike Pump
  • Line: "That's why I don't trust her anymore."

Best Writing

Ed Cachianes Mother Go Forth by Team Nomo

Best Editing

Steven Stuart Opening Night Jitters by Playomatic Productions

Best Directing

Scott Palmer Overbyte by GlassEye

Michelle Barbera The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie

Best Cinematography

Gianni Gallo Gluttonous G. Goforth by Bait & Tackle

Best Sound Design

INS and Outs by The Post-Modern Avengers

Best Musical Score

Anders Carlsson Piggy by Advanced Teamwork

Best Acting

Opening Night Jitters by Playomatic Productions

Best Special Effects

Douglas Applewhite and Lynn Wilcott The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie

Best Costumes

Kristina Wacome Stevick & History Alive! Gluttonous G. Goforth by Bait & Tackle

Best Use of Character

The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie

Best Use of Prop

Room 17 by Burger Menu Productions

Best Use of Line

Gluttonous G. Goforth by Bait & Tackle

Best Use of Genre

Opening Night Jitters by Playomatic Productions

The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie

2006 Film List

  • 240 by Class 5
  • Eat to Defeat by Red Balloon Productions
  • Gluttonous G. Goforth by Bait & Tackle
  • INS and Outs by The Post-Modern Avengers
  • Iron Berry by Ficker Flicks
  • Just for Tips by Calmer Than You Are
  • Mother Go Forth by Team Nomo
  • Opening Night Jitters by Playomatic Productions
  • Overbyte by GlassEye
  • P.O.O.P. by Bighouse Films
  • Paperboy! by Overjoyed Productions
  • Piggy by Advanced Teamwork
  • Room 17 by Burger Menu Productions
  • The Guts and the Glory by We're Making a Movie
  • The Tell-Tale Stomach by Top Feeg
  • Writer's Block by Wait, What? Longshot Film Factory

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