Atlanta, Georgia June 27 - 29, 2008

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 Twin Productions for winning Best Film of 2008. Their film Dude's Day will go on to represent Atlanta against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2009.


1st Place: Best Film of 2008

Dude's Day by Twin Productions

Required Elements

  • Character: Sidney or Cynthia Vintia, Meteorologist
  • Prop: a frozen drink (anything from milk shake to ice coffee to margarita)
  • Line: "What do you mean, 'were out of it'?"

Best Writing

Patient 108 by unitOne

Control by batteryfire

Best Editing

Love Hurts by Black Knight

Best Directing

The Ballad of Winston Salem Re-enactment Actor by BARK-BARK

Best Cinematography

Patient 108 by unitOne

Honorable Mention
Control by batteryfire

Best Sound Design

Love Hurts by Black Knight

Honorable Mention
Control by batteryfire

Best Musical Score

The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

Best Acting

The Agoraphobic by 1072 Productions

Best Graphics

The Ballad of Winston Salem Re-enactment Actor by BARK-BARK

Honorable Mention
The Agoraphobic by 1072 Productions

Best Special Effects

The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

Best Choreography

Love Hurts by Black Knight

Best Costumes

The Ballad of Winston Salem Re-enactment Actor by BARK-BARK

Honorable Mention
Party Killer by Film Vert

Best Use of Character

Jolly Saint Dick by Team Offenberger

The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

Honorable Mention
Love Hurts by Black Knight

Best Use of Prop

The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

Best Use of Line

High Lonesome Blue by TMM Pictures

Best Use of Genre

Control by batteryfire

Dude's Day by Twin Productions

Best Production Design

The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

2008 Film List

  • Control by batteryfire
  • Dude's Day by Twin Productions
  • High Lonesome Blue by TMM Pictures
  • Jolly Saint Dick by Team Offenberger
  • Love Hurts by Black Knight
  • Party Killer by Film Vert
  • Patient 108 by unitOne
  • The Agoraphobic by 1072 Productions
  • The Ballad of Winston Salem Re-enactment Actor by BARK-BARK
  • The Weather Report by The Delavici Sarto

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