Greensboro, North Carolina June 19 - 21, 2009

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 Two Rats Productions for winning Best Film of 2009. Their film l'apartment 406 will go on to represent Greensboro against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2010.


1st Place: Best Film of 2009

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

2nd Place: Best Film of 2009

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Required Elements

  • Character: Sam or Samantha Tuomi, Caterer
  • Prop: a check
  • Line: "Now you're making sense."

Audience Favorite: Group A

Love is Dead by Monkeywhale Productions

Audience Favorite: Group B

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Audience Favorite: Group C

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Writing

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Editing

Love is Dead by Monkeywhale Productions

Best Directing

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Best Cinematography

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Sound Design

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Best Musical Score

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Acting

Dance Again by General Pictures

Love is Dead by Monkeywhale Productions

Best Special Effects

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Best Costumes

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Use of Character

Little Bastard by MEGASLADE Films

l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions

Best Use of Prop

The Czech is in The Mail by GreenPax

Best Use of Line

Good Mourning Grace by Take The Horse Productions

Best Emerging Artist

Isolation by Hell Of A Hat Films

2009 Film List

  • Dance Again by General Pictures
  • Good Mourning Grace by Take The Horse Productions
  • Isolation by Hell Of A Hat Films
  • l'apartment 406 by Two Rats Productions
  • Little Bastard by MEGASLADE Films
  • Love is Dead by Monkeywhale Productions
  • Payment by 10lb Hammer
  • The Czech is in The Mail by GreenPax

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