Cincinnati, Ohio May 21 - 23, 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 NATI'S BEST for winning Best Film of 2021. Their film i-MATCH will go on to represent Cincinnati against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2022.


1st Place: Best Film of 2021

i-MATCH by NATI'S BEST

2nd Place: Best Film of 2021

Black Tea by BTB Films

3rd Place: Best Film of 2021

The Final Toll by Untitled Productions

2021 Film List

  • Black Tea by BTB Films

    A man tired of how society is changing gets more than he bargained for when he goes to a self help guru looking for answers

  • i-MATCH by NATI'S BEST

    Walter has girl problems...

  • Nasty Patch by Trick Dog

    The ladder of life has no top and no bottom we are all somewhere inbetween

  • Our Date with Kyle by The Freke Showe

    On their first date, two women encounter a troublesome demon.

  • The Apology by White Midnight

    A man is trying to find true love in his community but can't seem to find forgiveness for his mistakes. Now he has his chance to apologize and make things right.

  • The Final Toll by Untitled Productions

    After being betrayed by his brother and partner in crime, Gero, a recently freed convict seeks revenge.

  • The Path by Home Movies

    A young woman in a dark place searches for the path to self love.

  • Trolling Along by Frankly Zoe Productions

    Sometimes A Troll's Just Gotta Troll


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