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 AVW Studios & AVW Studios for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film Burly Man will go on to represent Columbus against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.
After a call for a disturbance goes sideways, Detective Jordan Tillerman goes against orders to find the answers she needs.
Three individuals meet up for a deadly game of chance.
A young eccentric couple run into a big problem in a “small” issue.
There's a killer in the family. Marcy just wishes it was her.
An understanding of what happens when a film contest submission goes awry.
Detective Tillerman investigates a trail of bodies with one thing in common: murder by paper towel.
A young girl discovers a surprising truth behind her family's past at her grandmother's wake.
To win, sometimes you have to lose.
Desperate cowboy negotiates suburbia.
A young woman on a road trip was kidnapped and forced to use her detective skills to free herself.
Retracing her missing fathers footsteps on an investigation, this woman discovers more than she expected.
A young detective on his first undercover assignment is engulfed in a cascade of lies, betrayal, and chaos.
Strange things are afoot at the two-big peep show and ping pong club down off Dixie
Two women navigating friendship, love, and it's consequences...
Procedural detective show investigates small town murders. This time mechanic Fredrick Hudson was murdered and the crime was solved by a very slim chance.
A sweaty detective reluctantly transports an endangered informant to his final destination
An American man falls for an immigrant Muslim woman and is confronted with the realities of love at cultural crossroads.
That's a killer trophy.
These opposites don't attract, but blood runs deep.
A burglar gets more than he bargained for when he chooses the wrong house.
In a peaceful suburb, one woman is compelled to investigate conceivably linked events, to the wonderment or dismay of her neighbors.
The Mayor's daughter is kidnapped and there is only one man that can save her - Detective Jordan Tillerman, a cop on the edge.
A logical detective finds herself out of her element while investigating a kidnapping involving a spiritual cult.
Two friends’ personalities clash while they make a movie for the 48 Hour Film Project.
A police detective and an FBI agent compete over apprehending a drug dealer on vacation.
A detective searches for a confession somewhere you wouldn't expect.
Medical researcher ponders the nature of humanity.
Detective avenges his slain partner
They are in for the trip of their lives.
"Try to trust in your friends."
A detective investigates the death of a famous musician.
A clown finds himself in the middle of a detective's investigation after a series of unfortunate accidents involving a theater worker, a janitor, a jogger, and a child cancer patient.
A detective in a post apocalyptic world has his world changed when he discovers he is no longer alone.
Determine your future
The cleanly farm Jebediah finds himself in a heated confrontation with sheriff Tillerman over the murders taken place in their small town.
Will Detective Jordan and his spies finally complete their mission, or is there another problem from within.
A young women finds herself in danger when an uninvited guest makes an appearance in her home.
A group of friends face their greatest threat when a beautiful woman joins their weekly game session.
On the last day of school, something peculiar happens to a teacher and his student.
Before you receive enlightenment you must first walk the Path.
Two Fugitives are on the run from the US government, Following their escape two detectives are on their trailer and hunting them...But, are they really Detectives
He died in the line of duty. Think you can do better?
St. Nick has an accident, and a family gets a visit from The "Elf-B-I"
Grammar is important to some, but its life for Bobby.