Adelaide, Australia 25 - 27 October 2019

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 Last Night's Breakfast for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film La Via will go on to represent Adelaide against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.


1st Place: Best Film of 2019

La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

2nd Place: Best Film of 2019

9 to Fish by Long live the Keanu Reeves revival

Required Elements

  • Character: Henry or Helena Weston, Tour Guide
  • Prop: a TV remote
  • Line: "You can’t always get what you want."

Audience Favorite: Group A

Bad Habit by Too Much Pud

Audience Favorite: Group B

Clicker by Nash

Audience Favorite: Group C

I'll Die If I Want To by The Dee Cees

Best Writing

La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

Best Editing

La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

Best Directing

La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

Best Cinematography

La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

Honorable Mention
Cozen Paradise by King's Media

Best Sound Design

Slay Belles by Soft Core Revenge Fantasy

Best Actor

Charles Alderson One Call by Ape Nation

Best Actress

Shanna Ransley One Call by Ape Nation

Honorable Mention
Lucy Haas-Hennessy 9 to Fish by Long live the Keanu Reeves revival

Best Costumes

DEAD HENRY by SCUTI

Best Use of Character

DEAD HENRY by SCUTI

Best Use of Prop

Live Fast, Die Young by Gutter-Pop Pictures

Best Use of Line

Cozen Paradise by King's Media

Best Use of Genre

One Call by Ape Nation

Best Production design

Slay Belles by Soft Core Revenge Fantasy

Best School Film

Kings Baptist Grammar School Cozen Paradise by King's Media

Outstanding Crew Member Award

Akrati Dwivedi Blood & Water by Akrily Productions

Bella Allegretto Mundi Nova by The immortal fx

2019 Film List

  • 9 to Fish by Long live the Keanu Reeves revival

    Unexpectedly human, woman flounders in office life… Only to find out there’s a bigger bowl out there.

  • A Trivial Pursuit by Je Ne Sais Quoi

    To win the approval of his family, a dorky teenager with the magical ability of unlimited trivial knowledge must find out what his ‘real’ powers are.

  • All good in time by Frankly Zero Damns
  • Bad Habit by Too Much Pud

    On the side of the road with a flat tire, a young couple hashes out some old frustrations.

  • Blood & Water by Akrily Productions

    Hearing of her older sister's cruel misdeeds spurs Lucy Weston to return home. But these two women can't co-exist peacefully; can Lucy protect the ones she loves?

  • C.R.A.P by See More

    The search for the inaugural national Creative Representative of the Arts Pupil (C.R.A.P) of the year award has reached its final stage, with four passionate Arts students shortlisted. We go undercover with the C.R.A.P president to observe the unsuspecting pupils in action before she decides on the winner.

  • Camp Yarraan by Yarraan
  • Clicker by Nash

    Two detectives have 48 hours to hunt down the "Clicker Killer" a homicidal maniac who leaves his victims with a television remote where the sun don't shine.

  • Cozen Paradise by King's Media

    A teenage girl moves school and finds out the REAL reason why the students are always happy at Cozen High...

  • CRAVE. by Blue daze

    A person spends the night alone reminiscing on the mistakes they made.

  • Crawl Space by Shaolin Velvet

    it will make your skin crawl

  • DEAD HENRY by SCUTI

    LOVE, LOSS AND LIES CONVERGE WHEN UNEXPECTED RELATIONSHIPS EMERGE

  • déjà vu by Godzuki´s Wrath

    déjà vu - a film about love when all hope seems lost.

  • Double Whammy by Leading Line

    A wealthy couple try to sing their way out of a hostage situation.

  • Fun-Gulo by Intelectually Mad Films
  • Gather No Moss by Opposite Direction

    A lost girl seeking shelter is taken on a tour of music that sees her finding strength she never knew she had.

  • Get Away by Virgin Filmmakers
  • Hell in a Western by Team TEAM

    Tracking an outlaw, the Ranger must traverse the wild wild west.

  • I'll Die If I Want To by The Dee Cees

    Henry K. Weston, tour guide extraordinaire, has planned an elaborate murder mystery party for his nearest and dearest. Someone will die and someone will have done it. Will Mrs. Beige solve the mystery?

  • In Todd we Trust by Oliver's Jamaican Bobsled Team

    A depressed man finds hope in a guided nature tour, believing his 'guide' may be a form of divine intervention.

  • La Via by Last Night's Breakfast

    Against the protests of her mother, Italian student Serena Fei travels to the home of her late, estranged father in rural Australia in an attempt to find closure.

  • Lactosia by The Fellas Productions (ft. The Crunch)

    A detective addicted to emotion-altering drugs begins to experience strange and sinister visions while working sober on a case.

  • Lila by One Manner Productions

    Counsulor Ryan Banner struggles with the school boards politics regarding the death of a student

  • Live Fast, Die Young by Gutter-Pop Pictures

    If only the good die young, what does that make the rest of us?

  • Lors by Tinker Box Media
  • Lost In Static by Bag Securers

    A young woman is separated from a loved one and travels through the multiverse in an attempt to re-unite with them.

  • Mundi Nova by The immortal fx

    A short film about a human chased by his phone with shape shifting aliens who need humans to help terraform their planet Mundi Nova.

  • One Call by Ape Nation

    While stuck pursuing a deadly serial killer, Detective Harry is reunited with his sister, which reignites an unresolved feud.

  • Picking Up The Pieces by ArcheTYPE

    Romance isn't always easy, but through hard work... love can triumph

  • Places to Hide by You Just Can't Say That

    After a disheveled man shows up on the door step of a secluded tourist trap, the guide must deal with the consequences of keeping him away from his tormentor

  • Play Back by TYPE rope walkers

    An unhappy tour guide is forced to contemplate and face his true desires.

  • Slay Belles by Soft Core Revenge Fantasy

    Group of women seeking single male for Christmas dinner.

  • Squad Ghouls by 98% Lad Free

    Two ghost busting sisters are called to an air bnb to hunt down a spirit in hiding.

  • The Hot House by Barossa Tutti

    Four hot travellers were locked out of their holiday house, finally they get in but was just the start of their troubles

  • There is (No) Tomorrow by Studio 94

    Lily Nordar joins a new school thinking it would be a normal life. However, an unexpected turn of events leads to the plucky new kid experiencing visions of an approaching rapture. Her attempts to warn her new friends fall on deaf ears and she's left knowing that There Is (No) Tomorrow.

  • turn the key. by Deadset

    Four teenagers embark on a tour of Woorabinda Bushland Reserve, guided by a not-so-sane guide. When their car breaks down later that night, they notice a strange figure watching them in the distance...


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