San Antonio, Texas August 16 - 18, 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 Hidden Track Films for winning Best Film of 2013. Their film Perfect Companion will go on to represent San Antonio against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2014.

1st Place: Best Film of 2013

Perfect Companion by Hidden Track Films

2nd Place: Best Film of 2013

Patient Patients by Levisite

Required Elements

  • Character: Owen or Olivia Nickleby, Illustrator
  • Prop: a trophy
  • Line: "Why am I here?"

2013 Film List

  • 48 Hours Later by Dangerous Nerds

    Remember Pet Sematary? Pet. Rock. Cemetery

  • A Very Homeless Christmas by T3

    This ain't no ordinary Christmas

  • Blind Date by Insert Film Here Productions

    Owen Nickleby is getting ready to go on a blind date and is led on a series of misfortunate events.

  • Critical Hit by Red Rook Films

    It's not fun to roll play with yourself.


    A successful illustrator follows a mysterious girl into the depths of his own mind.

  • Ghost in the Machine by Cask Studios

    How would you go for love?

  • Live Action by Broken Couch

    Live action role players encounter live action dangers

  • Martial Artist by Paper Ketchup Productions

    A cowardly martial arts enthusiast must find inner inspiration to stand up for others.

  • Mission by Palindrome

    A detached therapist prescribing harsh advice realizes the person he needs to reach is himself.

  • Olivia by Michelle My Love

    Everyone wants Olivia dead but trying to kill her becomes rather difficult

  • Ostinato by Alan Smithee Crew

    A woman struggles to cope with chaos and violence in her world.

  • Patient Patients by Levisite

    An obnoxious young mother of 3 finds herself waiting over an hour for her children's immunizations.

  • Perfect Companion by Hidden Track Films

    Lonely illustrator's new companion draws the worst out of him...

  • Ripple by that's what she said


  • Robbing Jose Carlos by Serroc Productions

    2 days

  • Sarah and Owen's Home Movies by False Light

    Woman discovers secret videos.

  • Saving Emma by Palace

    Unleash Your Inner Superhero

  • Sonder by 7 Star Films

    Why am I here?

  • Spilled Milk by FTF Productions

    Sometimes the littlest things set people off.

  • Spy Club by Goodbye, blue mondays films

    A group a of young college kids learn how tobe spies anf fail miserably.

  • Take It Like A Man by That Young Stuff

    Two girls attempt to destroy the popular kids via the power of parties and cross-dressing.

  • The Delusional Vacation Daze of Illustrator Owen Nickleby by Outside Schoolers

    Alice's younger brother is vacationing at her house, but has he outstayed his welcome?

  • The Illustrator by Ten Finger Films

    Whatever it takes, keep doin it.

  • The Kissing Game by Merky Waters Films

    What's a little competition between friends?

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