The San Jose 48 Hour Film Project

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The Judges Have Spoken!

Our panel of judges has made its decision. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners!

Best Use of Character
O'Kane 1.0 by Fish Eye Films

Best Use of Prop
Whack-A-Doo by It Donned On Me

Best Use of Line
Staycation by Chikinbone Productions

Best Use of Genre
A Piñata Story by EMP'd

Best Screenplay
O'Kane 1.0 by Fish Eye Films

Best Visual Effects
Speed Walkers by Five by Five FIlms

Community Player Award
Paul Aspuria of Film Antics

Best Choreography
The Schmuck by Unda Da Hood

Best Special Effects
Whack-A-Doo by It Donned On Me

Best Musical Score
The Schmuck by Unda Da Hood

Best Cinematography
Torn by Done In 47

Best Editing
O'Kane 1.0 by Fish Eye Films

Best Actress
Sarah Jean Allen in Torn

Best Actor
James Davis Jr in Myself

Best Directing
Torn by Done In 47

Best Film
O'Kane 1.0 by Fish Eye Films

San Jose 48HFP Audience Awards

The audience has spoken! The following teams won the audience awards for their respective screenings. Congratulations!

Audience Award Winner: Group A
Whack-A-Doo by It Donned On Me

Audience Award Winner: Group B
Staycation by Chikinbone Productions

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Photo by Ellen Levy Finch.

Required Elements

Character  Joe or Josephine O'Kane, Commissioner
Prop  a piñata
Line  "Perhaps you'd like to rephrase that." (or "Perhaps you would like to rephrase that.")

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Screening Groups

Group A
Screening on Wednesday, August 15, 6:45pm and 9:15pm

Also chlorine, Sam Beasley
AYV Peapod/Square Marden, Richard Gali
Bay Boy Film Production, Darren Kwan
BLOW IT DOWN, Nicholas Soriano
EMP'd, Jonathan Laureta
Film Antics, Paul Aspuria
Fish Eye Films, Kyle Castro
Five by Five Films, Patrick Crowley
It Donned On Me, Evan Donn
L.I.F.E, John Neira
Playground , Palvinder Jagait
Team Awesome, Amani Hamed
There is Poo Everywhere!, Alexander Pelfrey
UNDA DA HOOD, Michael Michael Farnia

Group B
Screening on Thursday, August 16, 6:45pm and 9:15pm

Assemble Pictures, Richard Castaneda
Chikinbone Productions, Joseph Mendonca
Done in 47, Tana Newberry
Dragon Farm Productions, Norman Luce
Happy Hour, Priscila chavez
Kool Kidz, David Harding
Mac Daddy Productions, Viet Mac
Name for the Sake of Name, Gaurav Jain
Ovation Pictures, Christian Pizzirani
Perpetual Pictures, Alexander Thomson
Pigs Might Fly, Angela Sultani
RadioActive Studios, Mark Garoutte
Ranchero Productions , Michael Emami
Smashed Atom, Michael Timpe

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