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 Transplant Pictures for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Boy Soldier will go on to represent Los Angeles against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.
A regretful father comes back from hell to mend his broken relationship with his son.
Three friends embark on a journey to find a map, but so are Liz Bootley's men, the Arletto brothers.
Sometimes the journey begins before it begins
A girl selling Oranges in her local park gets a little too angry when a boy starts selling apples.
A woman wakes up to an unwanted surgery by mysterious doctors.
An unlikely redemption story in an unlikely sport.
A young boy unravels the mystery surrounding an obsessive serial killer and a degenerate dog thief.
After a poor start to her day one woman finds a cathartic yet inappropriate way to channel her anger
Long Story Short is... Love is Hard-copy
Two friends must put aside their differences when facing the threat of a bully.
Above anything a soldier's job is to keep his loved ones safe. Sometimes even safe from themselves.
A group of people get transported to another dimension to become pop stars.
Alien has a broken threshold that needs to be fixed
Two Muslim Americans are faced with the struggle of trust and terrorism.
The foundation of a couple's marriage crumbles from beneath them.
A phenomenon that connects a father to his family.
No words needed.
Timing is everything!
In a world without touch, one man holds the key.
Till death do us apart...or bring us together.
Why fix what's broken?
A Stark Look at the Emotional Experience
(with Vitamin C)
An Irish Catholic Priest is charged with exorcising his home in order to continue his renovations.
Four friends embark on an emotional holiday reunion.
Two young girls engage in a contest for territory.
A young woman struggles with her new found coven.
A detective searches for a gruesome killer whose victims hit close to home.
A MOM must overcome the odds, outsmart her fiercest foe, and find her daughter.
There's an opening for a new federal holiday. Auditions are held to see who gets this coveted spot.
College freshman Martha returns home for break to discover her siblings are not how she remembered.
Millenial on the verge of a fishy breakdown!
Detective Valentine's most haunting case comes back into light.
Misunderstandings between a starlet, a waitress and an executive end in a murderous mishap.
People can hide dark secrets...
A story of Kelvin
Sweet like corn, crazy like cattle
The journey of a young girl becoming an independent woman.
A man's last Day on Earth
Jaycie is given a chance to right a wrong, and she takes it.
The investigation of a missing item after a party.
Two androids try to cheer up Liz Bootley, the last human on Earth.
Andrea is about to set sail...into womanhood!
Two strangers embark on a journey to create peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
The open window requires a door to close.
When a serial killer escapes from jail, a contractor has a bad day.
"A treasure map reunites a fractured family."
Liz shows up for her new nannying gig only to find out Jimmy is a man-child in his 30s.
After losing a precious item of their friend's, two buddies must get it back.
A detective is put in danger by the actions of his ill-advised admirer
The mystery surrounding a fatal murder leads a team of detectives to question each other as possible
Girl who cried witch
Three teens' afternoon of ritual suicide is interrupted by an unsuspecting contractor.
When a lonely contractor meets the couples she must evict, she learns a grave lesson.
Some things are simply unconditional.
Four friends take a trip
He's a jerk. She's a snob. They're made for each other.
Paige confronts her fear of ghost out in a wooded cabin.
An office worker attends his company party to get to know a contractor.
According to her little brother, 12-year-old Liz Bootley "sucks at karate". But when they walk into an ancient kung fu battle at a roadside diner, bratty bro’s life will depend on her fighting chops.
The past, present, and future is catching up with her.
A man makes the deal of his life time.
All's fair in the pursuit of avoiding love.
Kidnapped children being repurposed for a nation state attack.
The Drought Stone has fallen into the clutches Stryker Jones. Only the Adventure Twins can stop him.
He built it to be strong. He built it to last. He built it to kill.
Sharpen your knives.
A couple uses a mysterious hole in their closet to get rid of all their problems w/out each other.
on their last road trip together, two friends question their friendship.
It is easier to enter your enemies foils, than to escape them
An Ancient Magician residing in Venice bargains with an unsuspecting commuter
When Les comes knocking, more happens.
Living with quirky neighbors and discovering we are all the same
A woman hires a private detective to track down a stolen heirloom.
Two estranged siblings are forced to take a road trip together.
An estranged sister is forced to confront her family when she hears news of her fathers illness.
A down on his luck musician gets the opportunity to meet his idol, rock legend Ryder Lane.
two time lords travel back in time to frame their contractor for giraffe murder
It is a symbolic film about how destroying our forests means actually killing ourselves.
A heroine, best friend and a band of magical contractors go on a quest to rescue a kidnapped prince
A Craigslist Ad brings 4 strangers to an isolated cabin. But who posted the ad and why?
Families cope with news of military deployment.
An ex-underground fighter is forced to fight again
The story of Little Red Riding Hood like you've never seen it before!
Detective Carmen Harrington should know better than to trust a dame.
When her brother is taken, a warrior duchess kidnaps his future bride to make an exchange.
An unexpected betrayal leads a woman on a mission to discover her true ally.