Boston, Massachusetts May 4 - 6, 2007

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 Tapioca Productions for winning Best Film of 2007. Their film En Medias Res will go on to represent Boston against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2008.


1st Place: Best Film of 2007

En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Required Elements

  • Character: Tom or Thea Quimby, Gossip
  • Prop: a shoelace
  • Line: "When you come up with something good, let me know."

Best Writing

Rich Dillson, Realtor by Hooray For Funn!

Best Editing

Benjamin Eckstein En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Best Directing

Audubon Dougherty En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Best Cinematography

Benjamin Eckstein En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Best Song

Jeff Stern for Stand Up Mandy by Orange Path Films

Best Actor

Evan Monsky Rich Dillson, Realtor by Hooray For Funn!

Michael Leo Judge En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Best Actress

Rekha Shaikh Skip & Bud by The Great Danes

Best Special Effects

Eleanor Stops by for a Bite by We're Making a Movie

Best Costumes

Rich Dillson, Realtor by Hooray For Funn!

Best Use of Character

Skip & Bud by The Great Danes

Best Use of Prop

Stand Up Mandy by Orange Path Films

Best Use of Line

En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

Best Use of Genre

Eleanor Stops by for a Bite by We're Making a Movie

Most Subtle to Non-Existent Use of Prop

En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions

The Rulz by Startled Marmot Productions

Best Use of Spiral Notebook

The Rulz by Startled Marmot Productions

Producers Choice Award

The Quimby Files by Jets

2007 Film List

  • Better Off Bread by 20 American Dollars
  • Clipped by Glasseye
  • Eleanor Stops by for a Bite by We're Making a Movie
  • En Medias Res by Tapioca Productions
  • Lift by Triboluminescent Productions
  • No Hard Feelings by The Uncommonwealth
  • Quin Quimby and the Itchy Scourge by And now, Spot
  • Rich Dillson, Realtor by Hooray For Funn!
  • Skip & Bud by The Great Danes
  • Stand Up Mandy by Orange Path Films
  • The Quimby Files by Jets
  • The Rulz by Startled Marmot Productions
  • Unfinished Business by Summer Villa

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