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 Neon Twee for winning Best Film of 2017. Their film Object Relations will go on to represent Toronto against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2018.
Three killers battle for the audiences amusement.
In the end, it's better to give than to receive.
A sound recordist and a comedian get more than they bargained for when running lines for a romantic comedy.
A couple struggle to find their harmony.
Kat lives her life hiding her major self-doubt behind a wall of confidence and determination. When things start to break down, she must figure out how to pick herself up before she loses everything.
A woman in her 30s is left astounded by bitter truths revealed about her so-called perfect life in an unforeseen encounter
A look at a young Australian sportswoman breaking into the classic Canadian game of Bocci.
A young boy receives attention for the wrong reasons. His need for attention shapes his future interactions with strangers and his relationships with loved ones.
Nobody loves you, when you're Clown and Out
Actors audition to play the title role in a sitcom based on the life of legendary stand-up comedian, Quinn Diaz.
Finding your voice
A comedian down on his luck decides to try out a new occupation.
How far would you go for your best friend?
Two friends try to get their friend to his first comedy show on time.
A down-on-his-luck stand up comic finds fame, but not success.
7 ambitious college students clash when they are forced to move in together to save money.
A couples journey through sickness and health.
A pair of roommates roast each other both on and off the stage, all over a towel!
6 candidates from different backgrounds take part in a mysterious focus group where they will discover the answer to one simple question "What is Geosology?"
Everyone is looking for their other half, but in the case of Tom, a sock puppet comedian, things take a bizarre turn when they both fall for the same woman.
An aspiring comedian descends into madness as he debates his identity while in search of humor.
A woman's path to survival is threatened by savage law and family bonds.
When Mimi's sister disappears with a two-bit comedian, she hires a detective to find her. However it turns out that this detective is quite defective.
Quinn Diaz, a newbie comedian struggles to overcome the sound of silence and the sound of a stalker at her door.
Three sisters, late for their mother's funeral get lost in the woods. But to find their way they must first find themselves.
What are you going to do when you don't know who?
Moved into an impractical shoebox apartment, a younge couple is suddenly joined by a degenerate freeloader from the future who shares their address.
In the 1980s aerobics was huge, from Jane Fonda to Richard Simons but what about the one time forgot; Whitney Starshine. From being forgotten to her triumphant return; this is Neon Gold: The Whitney Starshine Story
In the twilight of his career a hard boiled detective chooses a path which he may come to regret.
Pinky and Quinn are one of those couples that seem strange at first glance, but get to know them for a few minutes and you’ll see that they truly belong together. After a few additional minutes, you might want to reevaluate that. This stunning documentary examines life and love from a new perspective.
Myself & I
The last comic standing - It's going to be Panda-Monium
"Grace is about to pitch an anti-war campaign. But to sell peace she'll have to embrace her inner warrior!"
A bumbling comic gets thrown into the world of academia.
We all get the same 24 hours in a day. What if you could go back and change them?
As memories flash before his eyes, Terrence must come to terms with the clues leading to a cold realization.
Three lost souls relive a fragment of their happy past through an alternative therapy.
A late night after partying in the city, a woman takes an uber home, finds herself being followed by another driver.
Some cuts never heal.
Best friends try to rob a comedians house but the joke was on them.
Quinn Diaz a Femme de Film stand up comedien, moonlights one night only unbeknownst to her- but she finds her voice and makes damn sure she is heard!
If the towel fits...
A man joins a reckless round of speed dating for the chance to meet his greatest love and rewrite the history of his life.
A serial killer at large leaves an unconventional calling card with his victims - a folded towel swan. Detective McDaniels, troubled homicide investigator, is on the case.
"When opportunity knocks, does it really matter who answers?" - Jon Biscuitsale
Boss asks for his money back
When his jokes aren't landing a young comedian applies for a lifeguard job at a summer camp run by a less than impressed camp councillor
As twins Quinn & Jenny Diaz make their annual visit to their parents memorial, they are met by a menacing being, while trying to reconcile their difficult relationship.
Chaos ensues as an unexpected altercation escalates insanely fast in a flower shop.
Do you even know how to use that?
A comedian and an amateur goalie bite off more than they can chew when they get involved with the notorious gangster Big Vic.
A man finds an escape from his marriage in a fantasy kingdom inside his closet.
A comedian discovers he's still coping with the death of his father only to find time heals all wounds.
In the age of Fake News, it's hard to tell what is fact or fiction. Two detectives confront a suspected terrorist to find the truth.
Crossing to a parallel universe may happen without warning
A terminally ill woman gets a new lease on life, but it is not what she expects.
A group of friends try to compete in a 48 hour film challenge.
Comedian Quinn Diaz desperately needs some new material and fresh experiences in her life and decides to try a new dating app that promises the perfect date, just how many times it takes to get it right is the question.
An unsuspecting comedian gets roped into an adventure that's out of this world
An overly busy and absent man is treated by his wife to a special night, but he may have a secret.
A lonely comedian looks to technology for love.
A friendly oddball and 3 WASPs gather for their best friends wake.
On the verge of cracking a big case, a detective gets an unexpected visit and shocking news.
Two idiots decide the fate of humanity.