Nashville, Tennessee July 24 - 26, 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 Paper Ghost Pictures for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film Everyday Yeti will go on to represent Nashville against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

Everyday Yeti by Paper Ghost Pictures

2nd Place: Best Film of 2015

When To End by Wine Time Productions

Required Elements

  • Character: L. P. Brownstone, Local Celebrity
  • Prop: a towel
  • Line: “What was I supposed to say?”

Audience Favorite: Group A

White Noice by Bizarre Happenstances

Audience Favorite: Group B

Rock in a Soft Place by Jaywalker Projected

Audience Favorite: Group C

Happy Beltane! by Collaborative Productions

Audience Favorite: Group D

The Love Chronicles of Stunt Dummy Steve by Trafficjelly Films

Best Writing

When To End by Wine Time Productions

Best Editing

The Love Chronicles of Stunt Dummy Steve by Trafficjelly Films

Best Directing

Everyday Yeti by Paper Ghost Pictures

Best Cinematography

Happy Beltane! by Collaborative Productions

Best Sound Design

the Immortals by Anchons

Best Musical Score

For a Time by Surly Urchin Studios

Best Song

Liquid Courage by Opal Eyed Productions

Best Actress

Rebecca Lines When To End by Wine Time Productions

Best Supporting Actor

Mykie Fisher Circumvent by Strong Will

Best Supporting Actress

Ivy Rhodes White Noice by Bizarre Happenstances

Best Ensemble Acting

Circumvent by Strong Will

Best Graphics

Everyday Yeti by Paper Ghost Pictures

Best Special Effects

Happy Beltane! by Collaborative Productions

Best Choreography

Prize Fighter by Dragon Productions

Best Costumes

It All Comes Out in the Wash by Mightyfine Pictures

Best Make Up

Truth by Film Fatale

Best Use of Character

Just another Face by 3.18 Productions

Best Use of Prop

Security Towel by Black Arrow

Best Use of Line

the Immortals by Anchons

Best Stunts

Miss Taken by Flat Rock Films

Best Innovative Music

Fishbait by Cedarpepper Productions

the Immortals by Anchons

Brownstone Manor by Crop Circle Films

Transition by Future Focus Films

The Love Chronicles of Stunt Dummy Steve by Trafficjelly Films

2015 Film List

  • 1017 by AFLC Productions

    Be watchful of who your friends are.

  • Avarice by coffeeATmidnight

    Travel to another world & watch as 3 adventurers clash in a tale of greed & tragedy.

  • Baggage by Either/Or Studios
  • Best Femmes Forever by A River Films Through It

    Two best friends go from dreamers to achievers

  • Brownstone Manor by Crop Circle Films

    Lost in the woods, a hiker finds himself trapped in a mansion, fighting to maintain his sanity

  • Cafe Coca by Troop 615

    Innocence turns deadly when a female operative is tasked with the assassination of a United States s

  • Circumvent by Strong Will

    The oath of the badge is tested by brotherly love.

  • Counterparts by Wats Reel Pictures

    After 4 months with Derek, Tiffany is ready to move to the bedroom. Derek, however, is not.

  • Delusions of Sanity by Busted Box Films

    When delusion takes hold, no one is who they seem.

  • Detention by Penumbra Entertainment

    A star football player faces the wrath of his principal

  • Everyday Yeti by Paper Ghost Pictures

    Tired of being invisible to most people all her life, a woman uses unorthodox methods to be seen.

  • Fishbait by Cedarpepper Productions

    Weird fisherman

  • FitCross by Fantastic 5

    An amateur athlete competes for love in an unorthodox fitness event.

  • For a Time by Surly Urchin Studios

    A woman brings a man back for his greatest invention

  • Happy Beltane! by Collaborative Productions

    Two sisters welcome two unsuspecting visitors to help celebrate the Beltane holiday.

  • Hard Copy by The Fridgerators
  • Hooch by Team Booyakasha Productions

    Bandits, Booze and Boats!

  • If we are still by Young Lungs Films
  • In the Balance by Physically Awkward Films
  • It All Comes Out in the Wash by Mightyfine Pictures

    Loads of Fun

  • Jumpers by MG Productions

    Four Strangers meet and end up Losing their Souls to the Chosen Child

  • Just another Face by 3.18 Productions
  • Liquid Courage by Opal Eyed Productions
  • Miss Taken by Flat Rock Films

    A woman with a dark secret

  • Prize Fighter by Dragon Productions

    Ellie is in for the fight of her life.

  • Reset by CultureSmash

    No job, no cost, no house, no limits.

  • Rock in a Soft Place by Jaywalker Projected

    Two slow friends trying to keep up with faster times.

  • Rocks by Dorkside Films
  • Roses Are Red by Geeks of Rome

    A young musician finds the seduction of the industry may take more from her than she ever realized.

  • Sangria by CYA My Man

    That guy looks like a creepy ass dude

  • Security Towel by Black Arrow
  • Targett: Threadbare by Speed Monkey Studios

    Detective Hart Targett and his rookie partner hunt serial killer "Threadbare."

  • The 8th Caller by 1.21 Jiggawatt Productions

    An awkward tech geek elicits the help of local radio show hosts to help him on a date.

  • The Bike and the Bell by Bent Backwards
  • The deadly Retreat by Treadwell Films

    escape is impossible...

  • the Immortals by Anchons

    Two adventurers trek through the forest on a quest for mystic power.

  • The Love Chronicles of Stunt Dummy Steve by Trafficjelly Films

    A professional stunt dummy teams up with his best friend to win back his ex-girlfriend.

  • Things you'll do for love by Walltie Films
  • Transition by Future Focus Films

    You have 5 minutes.

  • Trust Issues by Focus Pocus
  • Truth by Film Fatale

    In this suspenseful thriller, the hunter becomes the hunted when ladies night is interrupted.

  • When To End by Wine Time Productions

    A man contemplating whether to end his marriage seeks emotional support from a stranger.

  • White Noice by Bizarre Happenstances
  • Wrong Number by A Studio 518

    In an attempt to make it to a gig, a local musician finds himself struggling to get back to reality

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