Amsterdam, Netherlands 12 - 14 October 2018

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 Toi Toi Toi for winning Best Film of 2018. Their film Bert will go on to represent Amsterdam against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2019.


1st Place: Best Film of 2018

Bert by Toi Toi Toi

2nd Place: Best Film of 2018

Mag ik een paardje by Fontys MovIEMES

3rd Place: Best Film of 2018

Sjep by World Fantasy

Required Elements

  • Character: Olivia of Oliver, buikspreker (Olivia or Oliver, ventriloquist)
  • Prop: Spuitbus (a spray can)
  • Line: "Als ik later groot ben." ("If i grow up later.")

Audience Favorite

Het Heksenkind by Kwini Media

Honorable Mentions
Sjep by World Fantasy
Bert by Toi Toi Toi

Best Writing

Sjep by World Fantasy

Best Editing

Mag ik een paardje by Fontys MovIEMES

Best Directing

Bert by Toi Toi Toi

Best Cinematography

Het Heksenkind by Kwini Media

Best Sound Design

Sjep by World Fantasy

Best Music

Ontpopt by Movie Monkeys

Best Actor

Roald van der Linden Sjep by World Fantasy

Best Actress

Noor van Esveld Bert by Toi Toi Toi

Best Use of Character

Ontpopt by Movie Monkeys

Best Use of Prop

Het lijkt het Wilde Westen wel by Nachtblauw film

Best Use of Line

Ontpopt by Movie Monkeys

Art Direction

Het Heksenkind by Kwini Media

Best Poster

Het Heksenkind by Kwini Media

2018 Film List

  • Bert by Toi Toi Toi
  • Blondie's Bende en de Buikspreker by Ned Press
  • Groot in Amerika by Raaf
  • Het Heksenkind by Kwini Media
  • Het lijkt het Wilde Westen wel by Nachtblauw film
  • Mag ik een paardje by Fontys MovIEMES
  • Ontpopt by Movie Monkeys
  • Sjep by World Fantasy

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