Orlando, Florida August 23 - 25, 2013

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 Creative Inlet Films for winning Best Film of 2013. Their film TechSquad will go on to represent Orlando against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2014.

1st Place: Best Film of 2013

TechSquad by Creative Inlet Films

2nd Place: Best Film of 2013

Another Day by Potato

3rd Place: Best Film of 2013

Private Eyes by Spark Studios

Required Elements

  • Character: Don or Donna Bleshing, Penny Pincher/Tightwad/Cheapskate
  • Prop: a tablet
  • Line: "Terrific. That is just terrific."

2013 Film List

  • ¢heap Date by Everest University Film and Video

    Everyman's wingman is his libido.

  • A River of Hope by Hope Productions

    Terrific. That's just terrific

  • Another Day by Potato

    A man receives bad news that changes his life for the better.

  • Bar None by Gonzo

    In a noir reality, nothing's black and white.

  • BFFB by ...It's Rendering.

    Don Bleshing decides to purchase and build his DIY Valetines Day companion.

  • Blood River by NAB Entertainment

    Where will you run?

  • Bloodlust by Aces
  • chix0r by ReD Arrow

    A journey through levels or illusions.

  • Dateless by Summertime Entertainment

    On Valentine's Day, two dateless girls look for love

  • Heart Strings by AMPS Media Group
  • Homewrecker by Half Vast Films

    When Amy stops by the real estate office to visit her husband, she sees more than she wanted.

  • I.T. by Half Channel

    Two former IT specialists plan a cyber-theft to get back at their former employer.

  • La Venganza by The Presidium

    A twisted comedy about the murder of a superhero.

  • Misfits by SGMM Productions

    Day dreamer

  • Out of Detention by Gummy Bear Ninjas

    2 Female cops go undercover in a local school to stop a drug ring.

  • Out to Lunch by Lombard

    Terrific Thats just Terrific

  • Plans by Destiny Bender

    A woman finds help in an unlikely source.

  • Private Eyes by Spark Studios

    Two oddly paired friends on patrol discover one's wife has been less than honest.

  • Psychosis by The O-Town Posse

    It takes control

  • Real Housewives of Super Heroes by Ponce Upon A Time Puppets

    How do wives cope with the stress of living with men that believe they are SUper Heroes

  • Rome is Burning by The Ringers


  • Sketches by Blue Paradise

    Two artists compete for a chance to showcase their work.

  • Special Delivery by Awkward Flamingos

    Two teens. One pizza. One special ingredient they didn't see coming.

  • Surprise by Lindor Films Studio
  • Tablet Racers by Flinger Films

    Three slot car enthusiasts bring their style of racing to another world

  • TalkWad by Bad Cat

    Terrific - That's Just Terrific!

  • TechSquad by Creative Inlet Films

    Sometimes cops have to go in deep to save the day.

  • Terminal by Aviators

    Don Bleshing rediscovers the value of life with the help of an unexpected friend.

  • The Art of Storytelling by Don Bleshing by Faithful FEW Productions

    This story is eventually revealed as a re-enactment of Don's excuse for his friends

  • The Grand by DM Productions

    While on a Bachelorette Vacation, the frugal nature of one becomes a problem.

  • The Wendigo by Team Awesome

    Three outlaws follow their prisoner in search for their gold, but they aren't alone.

  • To Protect and Serve by Makeshift Studios

    During a break-in a criminal gets caught in an unexpected situation.

  • Vital Vittles by FITUMI

    A man sick of high food prices finds a new way to makes ends meat.

  • When It Rains by Painted Lake

    After the murder of his wife, a man devotes his life to seeking revenge, no matter the cost.

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