Greensboro, North Carolina October 14 - 16, 2016

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 Sick Chicks on Adrenalin for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Exercising Demons will go on to represent Greensboro against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.


1st Place: Best Film of 2016

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

2nd Place: Best Film of 2016

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Required Elements

  • Character: Andrew or Annabelle Williams, High School Coach
  • Prop: a candle
  • Line: “Not in this lifetime.”

Audience Favorite

Revision by Studio Greyblue

Honorable Mentions
#Donut by W.S.E.R. (Write Shoot Edit Repeat)
Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Writing

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Editing

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

Best Directing

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Cinematography

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

Best Sound Design

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

Best Actor

Isolation by Entercainment Productions

Best Actress

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Ensemble Acting

No Day Like Today by Dowtin De Clown

Best Graphics

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Special Effects

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

Best Costumes

Isolation by Entercainment Productions

Best Make Up

Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin

Best Use of Character

Isolation by Entercainment Productions

Best Use of Prop

LEAVE by Saturn Studios

Best Use of Line

Grass Fed by Layla Films

Best Scream

Transference by 13th Pygmy Productions

2016 Film List

  • #Donut by W.S.E.R. (Write Shoot Edit Repeat)

    Demons love donuts

  • ConSoultant by Rescued Castaways

    Advice has a price...

  • Exercising Demons by Sick Chicks on Adrenalin
  • Grass Fed by Layla Films

    A girl brings her boyfriend home to meet the parents for the first time.

  • Isolation by Entercainment Productions

    Presley seeks revege on her older sister for a mean Halloween prank.

  • LEAVE by Saturn Studios

    When a group of friends spend the weekend in the woods their trips takes a turn for the worst

  • No Day Like Today by Dowtin De Clown

    Woman faces her fear exactly one year after tragedy

  • Pyro Mania by The Cinekeys
  • Revision by Studio Greyblue

    fucking wild man

  • The Locket by Thicker Than Water

    Memories never fade, nor does murder!

  • Transference by 13th Pygmy Productions

    A couple discovers an object that can briefly transport them to moments they've always imagined.

  • Turn Around by Drama Center Pictures

    Two criminals seek refuge during an outbreak in what they think is an abandoned house.

  • Wicked Treat by Scream

    Revenge can be sweet

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