Cape Town, South Africa 12 - 14 November 2021

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 Wyrd Films for winning Best Film of 2021. Their film Dissonance will go on to represent Cape Town against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2022.


1st Place: Best Film of 2021

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

2nd Place: Best Film of 2021

Ensemble by Tiny Dragon Pictures

3rd Place: Best Film of 2021

Clingy by Paradis

Required Elements

  • Character: Tania or Travis Abrahams, Salesperson
  • Prop: Tennis Raquet
  • Line: "This time will be different"

Audience Favorite: Group B

Karen by Saxilby Productions

Best Writing

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Editing

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Directing

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Cinematography

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Sound Design

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Musical Score

Clingy by Paradis

Best Acting

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Actor

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Actress

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Supporting Actor

Ensemble by Tiny Dragon Pictures

Best Supporting Actress

Clingy by Paradis

Best Ensemble Acting

Love Means Nothing by Martian Roadkill

Best Effects

Skidmarx by Freelancers

Best Costumes

Skidmarx by Freelancers

Best Make Up

Clingy by Paradis

Best Use of Line

Dissonance by Wyrd Films

Best Use of Genre

Love Means Nothing by Martian Roadkill

Best Titling

Clingy by Paradis

2021 Film List

  • Beyond The Veil (An investigation journal by Dr. Bridget Johnson) by Absence Pictures

    White Sheets Never Looked so Good

  • Caught in the game by Izinja ZeGame

    Really?

  • Clingy by Paradis

    Let me make you an offer you can't refuse

  • Dissonance by Wyrd Films

    During the course of an increasingly out of control live radio interview, classical music composer Gabriella confronts presenter Anton about the dark secrets in her past.

  • Ego's Folly by Team Rocket

    Everyone's got an ego.

  • Ensemble by Tiny Dragon Pictures

    A Dissonant Rhapsody

  • G.O.A.T by Ask Yo Mama Productions

    Only the weak will bleat.

  • I've Been Here Before by smouse films

    Come on... it's just one line

  • Ijob yi job by Semicolon Pictures

    Work on your survivorship

  • Just in Time by CUMI
  • Karen by Saxilby Productions

    Your managers' worst nightmare

  • Kill Your Boss by art·hub productions

    A duel for justice

  • liminal by Radical Beginnings

    The Never ending round

  • Love Means Nothing by Martian Roadkill

    Revenge is a dish best served.

  • Lover's Racket by AmateurHour Productions

    Tell me it isn't true!

  • My Little Eye by Richard Parker Swims Again

    I spy with my little eye

  • Primal by One Take Wonders

    Run.

  • second time is charm by Dream Team

    real estate hustle

  • Skidmarx by Freelancers

    Check your underwear, Cause The Skidmarx are here to clean up.

  • Take Me Back by Nevanji Visuals

    "This time will be different"

  • Tapped by Bly Wys Productions

    There is method to this madness

  • The Incident on Quince Crescent by Filmlink Studios

    They didn't know what they were in for...

  • Twin Plug by The Saint Management

    "This time will be different"

  • Why? by Typo Productions

    All I needed was 2 minutes of your time.

  • YELLOW by TBC Productions

    How does that make you feel?


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