Buffalo, New York August 8 - 10, 2014

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 NooN Estudio for winning Best Film of 2014. Their film Silenced will go on to represent Buffalo against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2015.


1st Place: Best Film of 2014

Silenced by NooN Estudio

Required Elements

  • Character: Arnold or Amanda Peters, Visitor
  • Prop: a deck of cards
  • Line: "You don't have a clue, do you?" or "You do not have a clue, do you?"

Audience Favorite: Group A

Flying Monkeys by Point and Shoot

Audience Favorite: Group B

Agnes by BeWILdered Media Productions

Best Writing

Agnes by BeWILdered Media Productions

Best Editing

Agnes by BeWILdered Media Productions

Best Directing

Silenced by NooN Estudio

Best Cinematography

Silenced by NooN Estudio

Best Musical Score

No Clue by Struble King

Best Ensemble Acting

Love is in the Air by Om Nom Nom

Best Use of Character

Just Visiting by A Major Films

Best Use of Prop

Agnes by BeWILdered Media Productions

Best Use of Line

Flying Monkeys by Point and Shoot

Overall Audience Award

Flying Monkeys by Point and Shoot

Best Use Of Lunchmeat

The Cat's Tale by W.F.F

2014 Film List

  • Agnes by BeWILdered Media Productions

    A young woman stalks a man who mistreats his girlfriend

  • Auger's Steel by Indie Riot

    Deserved. Taken. Stolen

  • Fear Not by Reciprocity

    They need your fear.

  • Flying Monkeys by Point and Shoot

    A group of misfits aid a single mother in her desperate journey to reach her daughter.

  • Just Visiting by A Major Films

    Right after a huge fight with his girlfriend, Arnold Peters receives an "unexpected visitor."

  • Life Support by krullstudios

    you don't have a clue, do you?

  • Love is in the Air by Om Nom Nom

    Strings and air make the perfect pair.

  • Marjoreen by The Company

    A young woman pursuits her recently confronted half-sister in the solitude of a ranch.

  • No Clue by Struble King

    A woman visits a friend for marital advice and what she gets is not what she expects

  • On The Linoleum Floor by Team Olympic

    A woman finds herself stuck in a car with an over-sized dog and a wandering musician.

  • Shuffled by Backseat Magic Pictures

    A man named Arnold visits his girlfriend for a game of cards.

  • Silenced by NooN Estudio

    A woman find jherself in a dangerous situation while visiting a friend

  • Solitaire by Man Alive

    A journalist embarks on a story looking into the disappearance of a once word famous poker player

  • The Buzz Killer by Rivers INK'd

    Bad things happen in the day time, too

  • The Cat's Tale by W.F.F

    A child disappears, but where?

  • The Opener by Shoebox Cinema

    Arnold is a small time comic in the big city, looking to do whatever it takes to succeed.

  • The Queen and I by One by One

    An innocent boy embarks on a wide reaching quest in search of his mother

  • The Visitor by Avenue Now

    No Directions

  • Therapy by Village Idiots

    A troubling case in a psychiatrist's office is more than what it seems.

  • White Rabbit by Future Self Productions

    White Rabbits... The magic is what you make them.

  • You Can't Always Get What You Want by Fuzzy Logic Inc

    A young man decides to end his life but winds up find the woman of his dreams

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