Paducah, Kentucky August 9 - 11, 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 Escapist Pictures for winning Best Film of 2013. Their film Appleseed will go on to represent Paducah against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2014.

1st Place: Best Film of 2013

Appleseed by Escapist Pictures

2nd Place: Best Film of 2013

The IT Men by Emerging Media Productions

Required Elements

  • Character: Marvin or Melissa Garren, Organic Farmer
  • Prop: a pillow
  • Line: "You're making a big mistake." (or "You are making a big mistake.")

2013 Film List

  • Appleseed by Escapist Pictures

    A time traveler comes to the present day to prevent Future Earth from becoming a barren wasteland.

  • Bad Hair Day by Bad Horse

    A group of femme fatales must battle the reanimated spirit of a vengeful ex coworkers mullet.

  • Catch Phrase by SoIL Media

    Not your average super hero movie part one.

  • Heyyy There :) by Czech It Out! With Dr. Crispin Glover

    Just watch it, ya dingus.

  • Invidia by JMC TV Club

    "thou shall not kill"

  • Mine's Bigger by Pixel Pear

    Competition at a local vegetable expo feeds two television reporters' rivalry.

  • Pillow Talk by Lapidus Films

    An organic farmer is visited by a mysterious man with ties to her past.

  • Playin' Gangsters by Burning Bush Productions

    Deciding to become gangsters, will Leroy and Junior have what it takes to make it in the big city?

  • The Hippening by The F.A.P.

    A man tries to show his impressionable friend the error of his ways.

  • The IT Men by Emerging Media Productions

    Four unlikely heroes set out to rescue their coworkers from masked gunmen.

  • The Shindig by AGSP

    2 best friends deal with the aftermath of a party.

  • The Shoe's On the Wrong Feet by FillmFamily
  • They'll Kill Ya! by LeBron James and The Miami Heat

    A vacationing couple realizes that their bed and breakfast isn't all that its cracked up to be.

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