Hampton Roads, Virginia August 5 - 7, 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 Three Many Cooks for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Moss Manor will go on to represent Hampton Roads against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.


1st Place: Best Film of 2016

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

2nd Place: Best Film of 2016

Fragile by No Time for Cameras

3rd Place: Best Film of 2016

Previously On by The Kartwheel Klub

Required Elements

  • Character: Bryant or Bryanna Landee, Author
  • Prop: an egg
  • Line: "She's not here." (or 'She is not here.")

Audience Favorite: Group A

Previously On by The Kartwheel Klub

Honorable Mentions
Mad Scramble by Fregit Films
Touch by Skelly Films

Audience Favorite: Group B

Fragile by No Time for Cameras

Honorable Mentions
Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks
The Watch by Synergy 757

Best Writing

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

Best Editing

Previously On by The Kartwheel Klub

Best Directing

Fragile by No Time for Cameras

Best Cinematography

Rewrites by Sleepless in ORF

Best Sound Design

The Watch by Synergy 757

Best Musical Score

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

Best Actor

Bill Powers Fragile by No Time for Cameras

Best Actress

Rachel Sonvico Previously On by The Kartwheel Klub

Best Ensemble Acting

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

Best Graphics

The Watch by Synergy 757

Best Choreography

My Fair Maiden by Parroco Production Group

Best Costumes

Chasing the Dragon by Flying Penguin Productions

Best Use of Character

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

Best Use of Prop

Fragile by No Time for Cameras

Best Use of Line

Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

Best Use of Genre

Fragile by No Time for Cameras

2016 Film List

  • #noturfriend by Mystic Pictures

    Everyone had a motive, but what actually happened?

  • 683 by The WolfPack

    A reclusive cookbook author and his son are the hunt for the perfect ingredients.

  • A Clean Batch of Confidence by Linder Lue's Crew

    Bryanna Landee, award winning author, brings Hollywood to life in a large way.

  • A Shade of RED by Dream Cloud Films

    A Detective only has two clues to go by in finding his Easter Day killer

  • C.B.C by Run & Gun Productions

    Man is forced to confront his flaws with a child caller

  • Chasing the Dragon by Flying Penguin Productions

    Straight-laced keith navigates a blind date while going through a very different experience.

  • Clear Reception by Slainte Productions

    Man meets woman.

  • Come Fly With Me by Team Scaredy Monster

    Aging Superhero finds her mojo.

  • Cracked by After This We're Getting Tacos

    When a teacher's relationship is cracked, she cracks. How will she deal?

  • Face to Face by Better Than Bad

    After a devastaing loss, Captian Crusader must make a new beginning to defeat Scarlet Snare.

  • Fragile by No Time for Cameras

    A well-traveled widower confronts his grief in an unlikely way.

  • Game Point by Eclectric Productions

    Guy reluctant to play a girl finds that she is a worthy opponent.

  • Going by Propaganda Films

    You have to keep going

  • Mad Scramble by Fregit Films

    It's harder than it looks

  • Marco Frost and The Beasts of Samhain: Chapter 56 - The Midnight Sun of All Hallows' Eve by Please Don't Kill Us Productions

    A young author writes her epic masterpiece

  • Moss Manor by Three Many Cooks

    A loopy animal expert terrorizes her own family, researching this strange species called "humans."

  • My Fair Maiden by Parroco Production Group

    Good and Evil Battle over love

  • Not Dead Yet by Muffin Day Productions

    When Ethan reads his own obituary, proving it's wrong is harder than you'd think

  • Nothing but... by The Lord's Troupe

    Christian couple on vacation about to be kinapped by terrorists, delivered by their faith

  • Pool of Lies by Strange Frames

    A women seeks revenged after being murdered by her husband

  • Previously On by The Kartwheel Klub

    An investigative journalist goes through twist and turn during an extraordinarily long backstory.

  • Rewrites by Sleepless in ORF

    An author is writing a love story when it takes an unexpected turn...

  • Scrambled by Quicker Flickers

    A tenacious egg goes on an unexspected journey in hope of finding refuge.

  • Second Sight by No Second Meal Productions

    In aftermath of chemical weapons disaster a boy must rely on the help of an unlikely source.

  • The Edge of Time by All Da Way Up

    Time is the only constant, but still comes only once.

  • The Job by R.I.P Productions

    Man fights of men from his past

  • The Little Things by Depresso Productions

    Untitled #12 by Bryant Landee

  • The Story by Methods & Madness Productions

    A talented author writes a fantasy based on his own dreams of life.

  • The Watch by Synergy 757

    "The Watch" is THE most realistic game you've ever played!

  • Touch by Skelly Films

    A massage therapist sacrifices her own life to bring comfort to others thru healing touch.

  • Verbatim by TNP Productions

    A different spin on "Film de Femme" Genre, Verbatim takes you on a exciting and thrilling journey

  • What We Do by Misfits/Fifty One Fifteen

    A young man's right of passage is a lesson in mercy.

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