Lisbon, Portugal 1 - 3 April 2016

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 Amola for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Takeaway will go on to represent Lisbon against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.


1st Place: Best Film of 2016

Takeaway by Amola

2nd Place: Best Film of 2016

Mikado by caixanegra.cc

3rd Place: Best Film of 2016

Um Tiro No Escuro by Carmindo Filmes

Required Elements

  • Character: Fernando or Fernanda Lobato, Chef
  • Prop: uma lanterna (a flashlight)
  • Line: "Estamos quase a chegar." ("We're almost there.")

Audience Favorite

Takeaway by Amola

Best Writing

Takeaway by Amola

Best Editing

Takeaway by Amola

Best Directing

Takeaway by Amola

Best Cinematography

Takeaway by Amola

Best Sound Design

Um Tiro No Escuro by Carmindo Filmes

Best Acting

Takeaway by Amola

Best Use of Character

Takeaway by Amola

Best Use of Prop

Mikado by caixanegra.cc

Best Use of Line

uramaki by Estepilha

2016 Film List

  • Berlim by Badfellas Films

    A história de David que recentemente perde o seu gato Berlim e uma reflexão à ligação humano-animal

  • Impasse by Frame Fatale

    A man sets a lunch with his new girlfriend and his best friend but things don't go as he expected.

  • Mikado by caixanegra.cc

    4 mulheres em fuga da guerra

  • Takeaway by Amola

    Dois amigos. Uma aventura. Uma mudança radical de vida.

  • Um Tiro No Escuro by Carmindo Filmes

    Everyone deserves one last shot.

  • uramaki by Estepilha

    Um Chef que prepara pedidos de refeição especiais.

  • Vem Comigo para Angola by Xangai

    Um escritor conturbado

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