Oklahoma City, Oklahoma June 24 - 26, 2022

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 Team Redbud for winning Best Film of 2022. Their film Leak will go on to represent Oklahoma City against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2023.


1st Place: Best Film of 2022

Leak by Team Redbud

2nd Place: Best Film of 2022

Salvage by Thumbs Up

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November 4 - 6, 2022

Required Elements

  • Character: Jared or Joanna Lambert, Inspector
  • Prop: Keys (more than one)
  • Line: ""Stop. That's too much information." OR "Stop. That is too much information.""

Best Writing

Justin Jayne and Jordan Wilson Leak by Team Redbud

Best Editing

Josh Romer Leak by Team Redbud

Best Directing

Jordan Martin Leak by Team Redbud

Best Cinematography

Andrew Smith Leak by Team Redbud

Best Sound Design

Jaden Song Leak by Team Redbud

Best Musical Score

Jaden Song Leak by Team Redbud

Best Acting (in a leading role)

Alexa Ortiz Salvage by Thumbs Up

Ben Richardson Leak by Team Redbud

Best Actor

Mel Ellis Leak by Team Redbud

Best Supporting Actor

Mel Ellis Leak by Team Redbud

Best Supporting Actress

Rita Scranton Leak by Team Redbud

Best Graphics

Salvage by Thumbs Up

Best Choreography

Project Eve by This Is It

Best Costumes

Salvage by Thumbs Up

Best Make Up And Hair

Leak by Team Redbud

Best Use of Character

Little Britches by Stroud Arts

Best Use of Prop

Leak by Team Redbud

Best Use of Line

Salvage by Thumbs Up

Audience Choice

Leak by Team Redbud

Best Hero Character

Connie Franklin (Eve) Project Eve by This Is It

Best Villain Character

William Hill (Fingers) Leak by Team Redbud

Judges Honorable Mention

Identity by Run for the Borders

2022 Film List

  • Action and Magic (titles are hard) by IHOF

    Looks like I'll have to be the black sheep...

  • Breadhead by Last Call Productions

    Two friends. Halloween. Bread.

  • H.O.M.E by LiveLife Productions

    Making the world a better place

  • Identity by Run for the Borders

    Act Before It's Too Late

  • Leak by Team Redbud

    In a future of record-breaking heat, where water is rationed by the government, a son taking care of this deaf mother goes to desperate measures to keep them both alive.

  • Little Britches by Stroud Arts

    The Best Buddies aren't what you expect.

  • Living by BEwin

    When a dying woman meets a purveyor of people's mortalities

  • Project Eve by This Is It
  • Salvage by Thumbs Up

    How far would you go to reclaim what's yours?

  • Taylor by Man Sized Kitten Baby

    How Will I Know It’s You?

  • The Family by Short Fuse

    It's time to join the family.

  • The Key Witness by Lucky # 13

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