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 Cultural Detritus for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film Connections will go on to represent Los Angeles against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.
Two down on their luck realtors use their wit and history to dispel a haunting.
A date night gets frisky when a couple’s role play gets shifty.
Get your heart racing
A loving mother lies dead, a husband stands accused.
When a government agent is injured in the field and sent to desk duty, can he adjust to his new environment.
Two best friends tackle a break up in their own unique way, one friend wants to take the peaceful route, the other wants to tell it like it is, will they be able to agree on the best way to break a heart?
A fish out of water meets a boy out of this world
A local environmentalist sets out to expose his neighbor's empty recycling bin.
A woman brings her husband in wheelchair to a beach on their anniversary...
An undercover spy trailing a Russian trafficking ring gets more than she bargained for when her anonymity is blown.
When her record store is in danger of being shut down, Lillah trains to become the worlds greatest arm wrestler.
Doing her job the best she can, Alex, an artificial intelligence device is committed to winning the friendship of her owner, Joanne.
An older woman is working on a school project and is not respected by her peers, and gets unexpected help.
How do we know what is real?
2 loan sharks search for their next hit. Only this time things get a little intense with a new recruit.
A forced attempt at a set up by an antagonistic married couple to help land a promotion goes horribly...until two unlucky in love romantics find their passion in a language all their own.
A group of high spirted friends go on an unexpected journey in the world of yoga.
An unlucky prospector tries her last hand against the slickest cardsharp in the west.
Stuck in a rut, Barbara undergoes a revolutionary procedure to find the answers to who she really is, unaware of the risks her questions will bring.
During a date with a rich man, a desperate woman jeopardizes her daughter's health
During the end of the world, three wanderers looking for supplies to survive find an untouched place. Would that place provide what they need to make it alive?
How far would YOU go to get a good rating from your BnB host?
A young, Private Eye gets a lead on a case she’s been at for years, but what she finds isn’t exactly what she expects.
You can hide your demons in the depths of your mind but they always rise to the surface...
a woman tormented by vengeance develops doubts when she finally meets the man she hates
Aided by the wisdom of an unexpected visitor, a disingenuous realtor discovers what it means to live a full life.
A woman tries to find a connection on a subway.
A group of thirty-somethings look for love at a Conscious Coupling event.
Love needs no translation.
Two Realtors hunted by the Housing Police try to sell one last home to save their friendship.
A disgruntled Cupid uses magic to sabotage a couple on their first date.
A mother attempts to speak to her long dead daughter
Tycoon Realtor embroiled in a public scandal has troubling discerning what's really happening during a routine root canal.
An unemployed realtor finds comfort in holograms of literary characters. But she must relearn how to talk to real people if she's ever going to get out of her rut.
A girl with an older personality takes over her life.
Following her husband's death, a woman moves into a new home in an attempt for a fresh start and there discovers portals that transport her into past memories they shared together.
It's not about the destination, it's about the ride.
Things go wrong afte a night of partying
A young woman reconnects with her estranged mother after an incident.
In 2039, years into the future but set in the past, a commune, devastated by the rampant wildfires and poverty, a result of climate change, attempt to keep their family alive while fighting to take back what is theirs.
Flustered realtor, JoAnne Davidson, must sell her theater listing by end of day or else!
A woman moves into a new apartment and finds that her roommates are very strange.
Not all fixer uppers are worth fixin'
A man visits an open house and gets more than he expected from an overzealous realtor.
Joe Davidson must sell a property by the end of the week, but a series of dark and unfortunate events makes this really, really difficult.
An 18 year old woman on the cusp of adulthood decides to take matters into her own hands.
A couple in the 1970s seek to comfort an estranged cousin whose husband was recently killed. When they arrive, they find horrifying evidence that might link her to his murder.
Death guides a lost soul to inner peace through real estate and old memories.
Sock puppet crimes take the streets. By have detective Walsh on the scene to take on a criminal who's one step ahead
Go ahead and send that risky text!
Two women at the crossroads of their acting career. Where will the city of L.A. take them?
A woman makes an unexpected friend at work.
Three witches looking for a new meditation space purchase a pocket dimension.
Joe, a realtor, is tortured for information by a mysterious figure.
A former detective searches for a new house and finds a listing to die for.
A motivated realtor is unable to sell a house, because his clients keep dying at the open house.
A band of greedy misfits are on a quest to find the home of their dreams, but ulitmately find themselves on a treacherous quest to find answers to the questions that will determine their lives forever.
A man prepares to fulfill his greatest desire: being sacrificed by the fellow members of his cult.
Is it dark behind everyone's eyes?
Man finds himself in an unusual place trying to find answers.
Social media influencers are sick with crisis.
Self-obsessed man is blinded in a hiking accident and has to find his way back to civilization in hopes of saving his unconscious daughter.
everyone needs a shoulder to lean on
Two detectives on the trail of a serial killer with a very particular MO
A family faces a dark day that ends in tragedy.
A disconnected girl befriends a dog in her time of need and learns to let go.
In the near future, a man visits a Mind Realtor to access and relive his memories.
A modern day romance story of a down on his luck real-estate agent, whose final attempt at selling a home is disrupted by an unexpected squatter.
A group of friends in college decides to rent a house together, but their insecurities move in with them.
It's no joke when Joe Davidson,a realtor, is mistaken for a mob accountant and is captured.
How far will one man go to close a deal...
A black lacrosse player is sexually assault es by a teammate and. Just come to terms with his trauma
Ryan flys to California for his 10 year high school reunion. While in town, he’s staying with his old best friend Joe. Before going to there class reunion, they have a fun night on the town in which they share what’s going on in their lives.
Cat is asked to dog-sit for her boyfriend and discovers he is not who she thought he was.
A man reflects on the memories he’s made with the woman he loves as they prepare for a big move.
A frustrated detective with an unsolvable case gains insight from an unassuming bartender.
A day at the office is never a walk in the park.
Water turns to wine as nuns take a trip of a lifetime.
A hard working real estate agent who catches no breaks or promotions despite her hard work decides to become an influencer.
When life closes a door, look for a window.
Home for their father’s funeral, three sisters break into their childhood home, only to discover that reliving their adolescent memories isn’t the catharsis they were expecting.
When RappaTV visits Crunchy Chip's cool crib, the show gets more than they presumed.
With creative determination, a realtor goes on a quest to find her first commission.
Rookie assassin has a run of bad luck when it comes to their first set of hits
Ian and Katie are enthusiastic about their new apartment, but their stay isn't long.
A rough night on the road to a job interview will hopefully get better?
After finding out about her father’s affair, built up anger fills inside of a young adult’s heart leading to convince her loving one night stand to help her kill that family ruining girl
A Vampire Hunter finds something usual about this particular Vampire.
Two sisters escaping apocalyptic heat come across a strange backpacker who promises to lead them to safety.
Searching for the killer or killers or proof of accident or suicide of Julianne Skinner
Dissatisfied with his life at home, a young man seeks out companionship through soccer.
What you think you want may not be what you actually need
A business woman struggles to accept her new deafness until she discovers that it was replaced by a another sense.
Home is where the art is
Two musicians cast spells with their instruments bringing sound and color and death.
It's hard to get ahead in space realty.
At a backyard grill party, a socially awkward young man tries to escape from human interaction after discovering a transdimensional orange tree.
Consumed by nostalgia, Ben returns to his hometown to say his final good-byes and runs into an estranged friend.
Broke realtor tries to right his wrongs by bringing back his dead wife for just a few hours by sacrificing all of her remaining memories.
A captive girl finds strength in a new arrival
A washed up writer is forced to face his prejudices in a changing Hollywood landscape when the lead of his film is abruptly recast.
A woman with terminal cancer tries to find the perfect funeral home.
Real estate is a dangerous business down at Gower Gulch.
Ana, a Russian spy who has been lying about her identity, receives an assignment that reveals the truth about her seemingly normal wife.
Joe Davidson attempts to sell a house after getting a terrible haircut from Baby the barber.
When faced with losing everything, Cassie learns that home is where the heart is.
A mother tries to reconnect with her estranged son during the holidays.
A desperate town in need of rescue from an evil realtor pleads with a traveling salesman to defend them from attack.
A down on his luck detective desperate for answers interrogates four suspects in the disappearance of a cuddle tart.
A series of online transactions leads a troubled woman through a long night of creepy encounters with strangers.
A documentary crew investigates modern day witch hunters.
A man on a mission to seek revenge, he comes across a hidden gem and discovers what his mission is.
Two realtors and their respective significant others do their best to enjoy a vacation prize despite rising tensions between the realtors.
She wanted to go to Paris. He wanted a bargain.
A spy versus spy fight, set in a LA apartment.
Three HOA presidential hopefuls campaign against the current HOA president as they’re followed by a film crew through their campaigning process.
Two buddies must navigate their way through multiple movie genres to regain a valuable package.
A realtor complains to his wizard roommate about office drama.
Buying a house can be an interesting experience, but Mike and Patty undergo quite a new encounter.
The truth is always fighting its way to the surface...but it can be a painful dig through the dirt.
A broken-hearted woman finds more in her new home than she bargained for
Golden Dreams Do Come True.
During a pool party a man tries to find a way to confess his love to a long time crush.
Feuding sisters grapple with the reality of inheriting their mother's belongings after a rising shoreline threatens to take their childhood home away.
Bad espionage at its finest
Shane rents an apartment from Joe Davidson the realtor. Little does he know, he's in for quite a surprise.
A seemingly innocent viral video captures a paranormal entity, leading to the mysterious disappearance of a curious skeptical.
Steve hasn't gone on a date for a while and is afraid to go on the next one. His buddy Ben, tries to help him out.
After a young woman’s daring decision to throw caution to the wind and leave it all behind for an old dream, she is forced to come to terms with old habits.
After hearing that someone wants to cause chaos to his weeb kingdom, the weeb sets out to find him.
Young couple survives the vacation from hell. Or do they?
Man returns home to kill "The Realtor" who is selling off the people's land.
A woman seeking validation discovers what really matters is family.
When as child goes missing, a seasoned detective is determined to find the truth among a sea of lies.
When a son puts his elderly dad's house on the market, the realtor and prospective buyers get more than they bargined for when the tour the place.
After disaster wipes out the continental US, one man returns home to find his family.
Lonely girl sits at the bar