Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, Florida August 14 - 16, 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 TIMESTITCH for winning Best Film of 2009. Their film Riddle of the Red Man-Eater will go on to represent Miami/Ft. Lauderdale against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2010.


1st Place: Best Film of 2009

Riddle of the Red Man-Eater by TIMESTITCH

Required Elements

  • Character: Robert or Robin Leonard, Smooth Talker
  • Prop: a loaf of bread
  • Line: "In my opinion, it's beautiful."

Best Writing

Your Ticket Out by Pocket Full of All Stars

Best Directing

The Dinner Party by C&I Studios

Best Cinematography

Left Turn by DC Dogs

Best Sound Design

Barking Mad by Newsprint Refugees

Best Musical Score

Break Bread by Underlab Studios

Best Acting

Your Ticket Out by Pocket Full of All Stars

Best Use of Character

dysfunction by 3HM Films

Best Use of Prop

Fudge it Right by Flim Flem Films

Best Use of Line

Round Robin by Gray Matter Productions

Best Use of Genre

Perfect Match by Full Moon Creative

2009 Film List

  • Barking Mad by Newsprint Refugees
  • Break Bread by Underlab Studios
  • dysfunction by 3HM Films
  • Fudge it Right by Flim Flem Films
  • Left Turn by DC Dogs
  • Perfect Match by Full Moon Creative
  • Riddle of the Red Man-Eater by TIMESTITCH
  • Round Robin by Gray Matter Productions
  • Stoner Apocalypse by Marrero Studio / Digital Island Media
  • The Dinner Party by C&I Studios
  • Your Ticket Out by Pocket Full of All Stars

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