Indianapolis, Indiana September 11 - 13, 2020

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 Dharma for winning Best Film of 2020. Their film Scriptum will go on to represent Indianapolis against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2021.


1st Place: Best Film of 2020

Scriptum by Team Dharma

2nd Place: Best Film of 2020

Sample X by Super T Productions LLC

3rd Place: Best Film of 2020

The Germ by SecondRoad Films

Required Elements

  • Character: Ray or Rae Maloney. Infectious Disease Specialist
  • Prop: a book
  • Line: ""I hate it when you say that.""

Best Writing

P.U.T.S. by The Moontower Collective

Best Editing

Scriptum by Team Dharma

Best Directing

Scriptum by Team Dharma

Best Cinematography

Scriptum by Team Dharma

Best Sound Design

Scriptum by Team Dharma

Best Acting

Scriptum by Team Dharma

Best Use of Character

LOUDHAILER by Mutant Geek Video

Best Use of Prop

The Germ by SecondRoad Films

Best Use of Line

The Germ by SecondRoad Films

2020 Film List

  • f(r)iend by B15

    Two teens spend their night in attempt to reach a high school Halloween Party.

  • Indigo Children by Dragon Wolves

    She had nothing to prove, but the true belief in herself.

  • LOUDHAILER by Mutant Geek Video

    SAXON IS A DIRTBAG THAT IS JETTISONED FROM THE PAST TO THE FUTURE TO SAVE THE FUTURE FROM THE PAST

  • P.U.T.S. by The Moontower Collective

    Not all powers are super.

  • Sample X by Super T Productions LLC

    When Dr. Ray Maloney Discovers the cure, his mission to deliver the vial is interrupted by a local acquaintance who has other intentions.

  • Scriptum by Team Dharma

    A mysterious sound changes the lives of a brother and sister in an unexpected way.

  • Subject 913 by One Reel to Rule Them All

    Subject escapes the lab and a life of medical experimentation only to be pursed by her captors. Is it best for humanity that Subject is free? Rae Maloney and her team see the danger Subject presents.

  • The Germ by SecondRoad Films

    A nerd tries to contain a germ

  • The Hunt by Switching Up The Name This Year

    Three guys have their good time interrupted by unexpected circumstances.

  • Vitalion by TRIFLIX

    Not everything is as it seems for Doctor Jonathan Bonum.

  • Wheels of fortune by The Lumières

    Unexpected road trip in the countryside of Indiana.


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