Jacksonville, Florida June 5 - 7, 2015

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 Napoleon Productions for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film Dead Meat will go on to represent Jacksonville against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

2nd Place: Best Film of 2015

The Perfect Dish by Central Florida Film Noles (CFFN)

Required Elements

  • Character: Mitch or Michelle Stockridge, Chef
  • Prop: a briefcase
  • Line: "I'm so, so, so stupid! " (or "I am so, so, so stupid!")

Audience Favorite: Group A

Mitch Michelle by Miley Shorts

Audience Favorite: Group B

The Sequel (Halloween Edition) by Haddington Rd

Audience Favorite: Group C

In a Bind by DGS Cinema

Best Writing

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Editing

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Directing

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Cinematography

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Sound Design

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Musical Score

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Acting

The Perfect Dish by Central Florida Film Noles (CFFN)

Best Graphics

The Slice of Life by Argyle Forest Films

Best Special Effects

The Perfect Dish by Central Florida Film Noles (CFFN)

Best Choreography

Office Case by Mentlegen Productions

Best Costumes

The Punch Bunch by Reel Insight Productions

Best Use of Character

Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

Best Use of Prop

5:55 by Dads

Best Use of Line

Charlie Stockridge by Team 05

2015 Film List

  • 10 Minutes to Die by Bad Idea

    Where is a boat enthusiast supposed to go when he is mistaken as a bomb delivery man.

  • 5:55 by Dads

    Fed up with his girlfriend, Mitch receives advice from the supernatural on how to fix his problem.

  • A Brief Case of Love by Dadams Family

    What happens when a briefcase gives you everything for love?

  • A Brief Case of Love by Iconic Vision Grp

    What's In

  • A Brief Case of the Missing BriefCase by Damn Fine Coffee

    Brother takes sister on a impromptu investigation.

  • And Many More by SPARK'ERASS

    How Do You Survive When You Wake Up In A Strange House Locked In A Room

  • Baked: Serving Secrets by Creekside Knights
  • Charlie Stockridge by Team 05

    A boy sifts through his past and realizes he's written the recipe for regret.

  • Chef's Delight by Prodigal 15

    Trying to save his reputation, a chef sees himself as others see him.

  • Chef's Flame by Flinger Films

    out of the pan into the fire

  • Clocks by Cool Briiz Pictures

    Veronica and Mitch must recover stolen treasure, but are they working for the right side?

  • Dead Meat by Napoleon Productions

    Young Chef wants to feel relevant. Uses fantastical powers to do so.

  • EarlyBird Special by AfterShock Pictures

    The McGuffin Family recipe is to die for

  • Good Cop Bad Cop by Spiderflix

    a detective has his most challenging interrogation

  • Guache by Rocket Productions

    A clumsy young man criticizes himself every step of the way as he fumbles through a first date.

  • In a Bind by DGS Cinema

    Some may call it Southern hospitality, but for this young business man, it may be insanity.

  • Just in Case by Remember That!!! (3CP)

    I am so so so Stupid

  • Mitch Michelle by Miley Shorts

    A man trying to spice up his marriage gets an unexpected surprise.

  • Office Case by Mentlegen Productions

    Mitch finds himself in trouble when a joke goes wrong.

  • Petit Spectacle by Who Dey Media Group

    Two filmmakers search an abundant rolodex of genres.

  • Punch by BeMai Productions

    A house party turns into a reality check for a woman who plans a future without her husband.

  • Stir Crazy by Almost Artistic Films

    The Steaks have never been higher.

  • Summer Splash by Chinchilla Productions

    An unpopular boy strives to have a fun, sweets-filled, and romantic summer.

  • Temperance by The Woods

    It takes a heavy night of drinking and a mysterious suitcase to teach the true value of temperance

  • The Case by Principle Media

    Sometimes a man must choose between security and sanity.

  • The Golden Schnoz by Ghelerter

    After the president's dog dies, a team of investigative journalists try to uncover the scandal.

  • The Perfect Dish by Central Florida Film Noles (CFFN)

    If a busy chef could order his perfect dish, what or who would it be?

  • The Punch Bunch by Reel Insight Productions

    A superhero facing impossible odds finds an unorthodox way of escaping danger.

  • The Sequel (Halloween Edition) by Haddington Rd
  • The Slice of Life by Argyle Forest Films

    A Cut Above the Rest

  • The Waiting Room by Be Squared

    A group of people discover the true nature of their visit to an unusual waiting room.

  • True Confections by Gravity Dog Productions

    The Chef's sinfully delicious operation leaves a trail of crime for a detective to expose.

  • What did Mitch do to get a Laddu by Mudra

    An enthisiastic husband wants to celebrate Indian festival of lights Diwali and eat laddu.

  • Y2 Kevin by Yes Anderson Improv

    One mans struggle with the battle between impending doom and the love of his life...and rollerblades

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