Boston, Massachusetts May 3 - 5, 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 SPACECOUCH for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film The Other Side will go on to represent Boston against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.


1st Place: Best Film of 2019

The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

2nd Place: Best Film of 2019

The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

3rd Place: Best Film of 2019

Swept Away by Moose Films

Required Elements

  • Character: George or Georgette Diffely, Artist
  • Prop: An Egg
  • Line: ""You don't have a clue, do you?" or "You do not have a clue, do you?""

Audience Favorite: Group A

The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

Audience Favorite: Group B

Perfect Proposals by Slice Cream

Audience Favorite: Group C

An Explanation of Loneliness by Pilotgroove Pictures

Audience Favorite: Group D

Fertility by Obnots

Best Writing

The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

Honorable Mention
The Chosen One by Snaggletoof Productions

Best Editing

Balut by k bye Productions

Best Directing

Kevin Issa The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

Best Cinematography

The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

Honorable Mention
Ollie by 32Degrees

Best Sound Design

The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

Best Musical Score

Balut by k bye Productions

Best Song

"I Am Beautiful" The Velvet Egg by WTF! Productions (Women Tending Films)

Best Actor

Joe Anter The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

Best Actress

Jill Rodgers The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

Honorable Mention
Olivia Rizzo On Par by Seriously Wrong Productions

Best Supporting Actor

Daniel "DOB" O'Brien Perfect Proposals by Slice Cream

Best Supporting Actress

Erin Anter The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

Best Ensemble Acting

The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

Best Special Effects

Missed Opportunities by J. Kern Productions

Dreams Made Real by Collective Subconscious Productions

Best Costumes

The Velvet Egg by WTF! Productions (Women Tending Films)

Best Use of Character

Perfect Proposals by Slice Cream

Swept Away by Moose Films

Best Use of Prop

Balut by k bye Productions

Best Use of Line

Swept Away by Moose Films

Best Use of Genre

Swept Away by Moose Films

Balut by k bye Productions

Best Titling

Missed Opportunities by J. Kern Productions

The Velvet Egg by WTF! Productions (Women Tending Films)

Women in the 48

Jennifer Peirce An Explanation of Loneliness by Pilotgroove Pictures

Honorable Mentions
Kate Hardly Dreams Made Real by Collective Subconscious Productions
Emmarie Albert The Tenant by Cyclops-Snowman

Women in the 48: Outstanding Youth

Mia Kim Swept Away by Moose Films

No Obstacles Award

George Donahue The Big Ruse by KingArthur'sRealm

2019 Film List

  • ... But Deadly by MadCat Productions

    Inside the studio with sulfuric artist George Diffely.

  • A Day In The Life by A Medley Of Fresh Vegetables

    What do any of us know about a day in the life of our friends and neighbors? The truth may surprise you

  • A School in America by Outside the Box
  • An Explanation of Loneliness by Pilotgroove Pictures

    A glimpse into the life of a very lonely man and his attempts to fit in.

  • An Honest Mistake by Hands Brerra

    Documentary filmmaker Frank Grout and his cameraman Jonathan Cameraman interview the controversial artist George Diffely.

  • Bad Egg by Hive Media

    He has one chance to save himself from a life behind bars. All it takes is one last meeting with the baddest blackmarket chicken & egg syndicate in the world. Based on real events.. take an intimate glimpse of the dangerous world of black market egg smugglers. A life of high risk, high rewards.

  • Balut by k bye Productions

    A man finds an egg at his door that turns out to be more

  • Broken by Danu Pictures

    A perfect plan, A trusted friend and a brand new life, for this artist, or is it?

  • Chicken by PorchProductions

    A chicken is the only survivor of a double murder scene in a rural town.

  • Cracked by Beantown crew Productions

    A local news team covers a couple with an intersting relationship.

  • Critical Relationship by D.I.Y Filmmaking For Life!

    A high-minded artist shares a bizarre day with a long-time critic of hers

  • Diffely Home Movies by Breakfast Lobster

    A family film with an eggcellent twist.

  • Dreams Made Real by Collective Subconscious Productions

    When Fantasy starts to cross the line, can George ever find his way home?

  • Eggs by CFN Productions
  • Fertility by Obnots

    A couple struggling to start a family finds their relationship growing more and more strained, until something unexpected happens.

  • Fifth of May by Gwowls Productions

    Riley is hosting the biggest party of the year tonight —and she just found out.

  • Hard Boiled by Jeb Bush Orchestra

    Two friends visit a modern artist's home studio.

  • Her Sister's Keeper by Broken Compass Videos

    A woman must provide for her ill sister in a dystopian society.

  • Methuselah 335 by Zero Point Five Lunatics

    An eager documentary filmmaker hopes to unlock the secret to eternal life by interviewing the world's oldest man in the year 3035.

  • Missed Opportunities by J. Kern Productions

    Get the past that you always wanted with Eggcelsior!

  • Moorings by Shuffleboard
  • Mouse Trap by Markenzie Productions

    It's better to be lucky...than dead.

  • Name of the Demon by One Last Run 2.0

    A team of paranormal investigators, who may or may not be frauds, accidentally summon a demon during their first livestream.

  • Ollie by 32Degrees

    George finds love again.

  • On Par by Seriously Wrong Productions

    An inventive woman searches for a partner in her quest to pioneer a new sport.

  • On The String by Team Name Here

    Hanging by a thread

  • Pale Blue Dot by Longshot

    A meteor falls to earth and contaminates the human population with stereotypical suspense.

  • Paralells by Nerd Entertainment Hub Pictures

    Two lovers, devastated by the loss of each other, use an experimental device to try and reconnect.

  • Perfect Proposals by Slice Cream

    Four friends discuss the best way for one of their friends to propose during a heated game of basketball.

  • Room Service by Temporary Sanity

    Adam is having a bad day and it’s about to get worse. Room Service has arrived.

  • Sandwich Artist by Equinox

    A nervous pastry chef tries to win the pockets of a pair of investors - and ends up with a surprisingly messy outcome.

  • Sketch by FRED-TV

    Finding your other half helps to unsolve the mystery that you didn't even know existed.

  • Son of a Bun by Hot Dog! Productions

    A peaceful day at the park turns into a hostile showdown when a group of friends realize their picnic basket ain't big enough for the three of ‘em.

  • Super Song Doomsday by Napalm Luck Productions

    An eclectic band breaks up after spending too much time in their own heads.

  • Swept Away by Moose Films

    Two friends try to discover their love for each other, but one of them is swept away by fame after becoming the winning vocalist on Superstar America.

  • That's Un Oeuf by Loudmouth Stew

    Hoping a change of scenery will provide some inspiration, a struggling artist learns that the power of place can be too much to handle

  • The Art Heist of Allston by Shoehorn Heist

    An artist hires a dirty CIA agent to conduct a heist to retrieve an important painting that was stolen from him.

  • The bank heist by Wax Idiotical Films

    A thief finds herself in over her head on a job she responded to.

  • The Big Ruse by KingArthur'sRealm
  • The Chosen One by Snaggletoof Productions

    An emissary from a hidden land arrives to retrieve the chosen one.

  • The Hunt by Monster Baby Feet

    Frantic parents race the clock to find their baby.

  • The Other Side by SPACECOUCH

    Five years ago George had a life changing encounter

  • The Party Artist by The Sweaty Idiots

    A couple who worries that they are becoming boring throw a party and their friend spirals it out of control.

  • The Quest by Extra Medium

    An animator is at odds with the story he is telling.

  • The Question by Scrubtopia

    A local town debate heats up over an important question.

  • The Repentance Egg by WEATHER IS HAPPENING

    WAT HAPPENS WEN TH WEATHER MAN WAIKS UP IN TH WEATHER LAIR BAISMENT & REMEMBERS TH MAGICK DISC? A REMINDER ABOUT TH ND 4 REPENTANCE & TH UNLOCKING OF TH SECRET OF TH EGG

  • The Road Trip by Hocus Focus Films
  • The Rookie by Red Wine With Fish

    A young up-and-comer puts his skills to the test in a difficult environment.

  • The Stranger Is Me by The Troglodytes
  • The Tenant by Cyclops-Snowman

    A couple rents a room to a young artist who's unique condition will change their lives forever.

  • The Velvet Egg by WTF! Productions (Women Tending Films)

    Is it ever enough?

  • There Goes the Neighborhood by RUSerious
  • True Egg: Ronnie Ronny by Bearwalk

    Two men. One egg. Zero ways out.

  • Violent Night by Bottled Lightning Productions
  • Voodoo Got Needs by Dark Mystery Production

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