Asheville, North Carolina June 20 - 22, 2008

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 Blue Ridge Community College for winning Best Film of 2008. Their film Serial Love will go on to represent Asheville against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2009.


1st Place: Best Film of 2008

Serial Love by Blue Ridge Community College

2nd Place: Best Film of 2008

Chelsea Raynal and the Secret of the Poison Crop Caper by We Make Pictures Move

Required Elements

  • Character: Chuck or Chelsea Raynal, Printer
  • Prop: an ashtray
  • Line: "Is that all you've got to say?"

Best Writing

Mobius Loop by All of the above media

Best Editing

Divided Highway by The Doo-Doo Crew

Best Directing

Tear of the Beest by Broken Burrito Productions

Best Sound Design

Hallow's Eve: Night of the Cicadas by Team UNCA

Best Song

Gangsta Daydreams by Discord Productions

Best Actor

Zach Blew Smoke Break by Third way productions

Best Actress

Kaley McCormack Chelsea Raynal and the Secret of the Poison Crop Caper by We Make Pictures Move

Best Special Effects

Chelsea Raynal and the Secret of the Poison Crop Caper by We Make Pictures Move

Best Costumes

Mobius Loop by All of the above media

Best Use of Character

Soft Copy by Miraclemax Productions

Best Use of Prop

Chelsea Raynal and the Secret of the Poison Crop Caper by We Make Pictures Move

Best Use of Line

Tear of the Beest by Broken Burrito Productions

2008 Film List

  • Call Darkness Light by 13 Dark Angels
  • Chelsea Raynal and the Secret of the Poison Crop Caper by We Make Pictures Move
  • Divided Highway by The Doo-Doo Crew
  • Forfeit by Strawboss Labs
  • Frank the Eye by Golden Manatee Productions
  • Gangsta Daydreams by Discord Productions
  • Hallow's Eve: Night of the Cicadas by Team UNCA
  • Love Press by Optimistic Neutrality Productions
  • Mobius Loop by All of the above media
  • Serial Love by Blue Ridge Community College
  • Smoke Break by Third way productions
  • Soft Copy by Miraclemax Productions
  • Tear of the Beest by Broken Burrito Productions
  • The Man with the Golden Mustache by Father/Daughter Video Fun Weekend

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