Paducah, Kentucky August 20 - 22, 2021

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 HUSH ART for winning Best Film of 2021. Their film Revenge will go on to represent Paducah against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2022.


1st Place: Best Film of 2021

Revenge by HUSH ART

2nd Place: Best Film of 2021

Trick or Treat, Smell My Knife by Doctor Deuce

Required Elements

  • Character: Mutt or Minnie Manders, Advice Columnist
  • Prop: a toilet brush
  • Line: ""That's a lie. Who told you that?" OR "That is a lie. Who told you that?""

Audience Favorite

Squash Eternal by Palindrome Pictures

2021 Film List

  • Four's A Crowd by Bogus Films

    Four's A Crowd

  • Paybacks are a bitch, Pablo. by CAB FA

    A girl will have her revenge...

  • Revenge by HUSH ART

    Revenge comes on the screen as a person seeking revenge is enacting revenge.

  • Squash Eternal by Palindrome Pictures

    Squash forever, squash for all, and squash eternal

  • Synesthesia by Real Productions

    She sees right through you.

  • Trick or Treat, Smell My Knife by Doctor Deuce

    This year Halloween comes early.


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