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 Transplant Pictures for winning Best Film of 2018. Their film Silence will go on to represent Los Angeles against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2019.
When poor reviews dishearten a young singer, her family helps lift her spirits and rekindle her dream.
A regiment of spies struggle with the completion of their mission when faced with an internal threat.
Casey finds herself alone in an unfamiliar place where increasingly sinister notes are left for her.
The holidays can be lonely. They are even more lonely amidst the zombie apocalypse.
John and Kathe plan one last event.
A dysfunctional couple make a grave mistake uncovering more than they sought out for after one hell of a night.
Classic fairytale characters driven by waning popularity are forced to find an alternative means to replenish their magical essence, only to find that the light of the world has dimmed.
In a world where humans and AI are no longer indistinguishable, Simulacrum is ready to help you build your next life partner. However, the clientele tends to attract are less palatable rich men.
An event planner scouts an infamous location, and discovers more than she could possibly imagine.
A carefully orchestrated party turns to disaster when an unexpected guest arrives and brings about the end of the world.
The best of time travel.
No gas. 21 beachballs. 2 tablecloths. 1 mastermind.
A neighborhood bocce ball tournament escalates into a feud.
A school tragedy brings parents together. But their beliefs may rip them apart.
A marriage of secrets makes a splash when murder is a family affair...
An adopted brother's desire to have a family of his own leads him down a road to discover that family is thicker than blood.
You can't rewrite the past without taking a chance.
After getting a convicted murderer out of prison, an ambitious young journalist continues to document her truth at all costs.
A young girl deals with the death of her father.
When an unexpected package arrives at Michael's door, he must decide whether to open himself to change.
A homeless man desperately tries to reconnect with his estranged family. Nothing from THIS world will stop him.
Duck Dude and Boss Babe learn to unleash their Special powers within.
It's all about blood
A heartbroken father uses an experimental device to get in touch with his past.
A family seeks the perfect solution in desperate times.
Ernst Richter runs his self defense seminar with military precision, but will his last nerve be worn out by disruptive student, Sue Plex, a saucy senior with wandering hands?
At the world’s biggest event, where everyone’s invited, choose your friends wisely.
After the end of the world, a Traveler searches for a way to connect with anyone else who may have survived.
Love has no boarders.
Several friends on a hike had no idea that the daytime could be so dangerous.
Emotions run high as teachers return to school weeks after a school shooting.
A young man comes face to face with a legacy of facial hair he cannot compete with.
While losing control of the Homecoming dance and her emotions around it, Kim must take control when her Homecoming date’s car has sinister plans of its own.
Kip and Kim are here for you, but who is here for them?
Four friends venture out to stop one of their moms from finding out she accidentally brought edibles with her instead of regular cookies to a child's birthday.
A celebrity psychic and her arrogant co-host encounter aggravated guests revisiting in order to air their grievances.
Kip discovers there's a power to his words.
An event planner Kim Wallace is throwing a party and the musical talent Sarah Mclaughlin cancels, now she must save the night to save her career.
Life's a lot different on the Los Angeles beat when there's magic involved.
In the end, we all get well.
30-year-old Joe was staying in his parent's basement. It might take a visit from the dead to teach him how to live.
Two thieves break into an abandoned house looking for fortune, only to have to fight for it.
A woman travels back in time to win the heart of her lifelong, secret crush.
Despite an ongoing to care for her autistic brother. Kim Wallace continue to strive for an independent life.
Upon returning to Earth after an overdue space mission, an astronaut's reunion with her family yields unexpected results.
“An unassuming event planner’s life is turned upside down by the arrival of two mysterious government agents with a time travel device and a mission.”
A distraught teenager tries to move through the struggles of gaining adulthood but losing their hearing, all with their best friend by their side.
A woman relives the death of her mother when she sees an opportunity for revenge.
Two seaside marina restaurant owners celebrate the 13th birthday of their robotic flying bartender drone.
Two strangers ordered to do community service, end up cleaning at a mortuary, only to be used as bait for a father/daughter serial killer duo.
Young woman loses hearing, struggles with accepting new lifestyle and community.
The only thing stopping a spy from saving the world is an event planner trying to save her job.
Picked on at the office until it becomes unbearable, the odd IT guy realizes what he must do to show his abusive coworkers who he really is.
Two brothers return to their childhood home to retrieve a family heirloom
Letting others in to help quiet the storm in her own mind, our hero finds the courage to stand alone in matters of the heart.
Frank, a private eye gets pulled back into a scene he'd never have to go again, the dark underground of beer pong.
A mismatched group of survivors seeks answers regarding the bizarre disappearances of millions of random citizens.
A retired boxer has to face his past to save his wife's life.
Event planner Kip Wallace makes a commercial to sell his organized events at his haunted house.
Who brought the poison to the pool party?
A couple at a resort trying to repair their marriage learn that sometimes you have to lose everything to appreciate the things around you.
When the future is at stake, a popular sports team must travel in time to correct past mistakes.
A time-bending superhero is ambushed by his friends who claim he has no superpowers, but rather is a blackout drunk.
An investigative journalist dives deep into the bizarre story of one man's toe.
A young girl finds a creative way of celebrating her brothers 23rd birthday.
A sickly old man patiently waits for his date at a bar.
Two detectives try to uncover the cause of a chain of random fist fights in this absurdist comedy about the cyclical nature of violence.