Greensboro, North Carolina June 24 - 26, 2011

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 The Denver Crazies for winning Best Film of 2011. Their film Broken Pieces will go on to represent Greensboro against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2012.

1st Place: Best Film of 2011

Broken Pieces by The Denver Crazies

2nd Place: Best Film of 2011

Drawing Blood by Slartibartfilms

Required Elements

  • Character: Don or Donna Hastert, Plumber
  • Prop: crayons
  • Line: "Where did you go?"

Audience Favorite: Group A

What We Have by film. life. films

Audience Favorite: Group B

The One by Tainted Love

Audience Favorite: Group C

Chillwaukee by The Anteater

Best Writing

Eat Me! by Frowned Upon Media

Best Editing

Drawing Blood by Slartibartfilms

Best Directing

Broken Pieces by The Denver Crazies

Best Cinematography

Drawing Blood by Slartibartfilms

Best Sound Design

The One by Tainted Love

Best Musical Score

The One by Tainted Love

Best Acting

Broken Pieces by The Denver Crazies

Best Graphics

The One by Tainted Love

Best Special Effects

The One by Tainted Love

Best Costumes

Wizards of Rock by Mixed Tape Productions

Best Use of Character

What We Have by film. life. films

Best Use of Prop

Broken Pieces by The Denver Crazies

Best Use of Line

Picking It Up by Mon Frere

Best Family-Friendly Film Chick-fil-A Award

Indebted by TLP

2011 Film List

  • Black Hat, White Hat by KC Collective

    If you're going to enslave a prostitute, make sure she isn't related to Lionel.

  • Blink by 10 Pound Mugg

    Blink and you'll miss it.

  • Broken by Adrenalin

    A man's obsession with a woman leads him to the breaking point.

  • Broken Pieces by The Denver Crazies

    A young girls holds the key to finding her fathers kidnappers.

  • Chillwaukee by The Anteater

    A touring band's bad luck streak is turned around when they encounter an odd homeless man with a box of crayons.

  • Confidential by Turquoise Films

    A young report investigates the death of her brother, despite the disapproval of her cheif.

  • Don't Do Murder by Robot Death Squad

    Dame, I don't Do murder

  • Drawing Blood by Slartibartfilms

    This summer, blood runs in all colors.

  • Eat Me! by Frowned Upon Media

    Bon Appetit!

  • Elegante by A Ready Made Production

    What happens when "Professional plumbers" are looking for an extra hand...

  • Game Over by General Pictures

    in an unsuspecting world watch out for the little things that fall in your path.

  • Goodbye by The Living Arts College

    Trust love lasts forever.

  • Heist H2O by Let's Make a Movie RTP

    A plumber gets back at a bad client

  • Honey Dipper by Beastyality Cafeteria

    A young girl is confronted by an inevitable fate

  • Indebted by TLP

    Desperate times can lead to dangerous situations, that put everything on the line...

  • Just One by Plumb Line Pictures

    She's moved on...He's can't let go

  • Last Call by Pony Boy Productions

    Always drama at last call

  • Lord Fizzybottom: Gentleman Adventurer by Contagious Media Productions

    This week, Lord Fizzybottom and his ward, Lady Borealis confront a familiar, grey-scale foe.

  • Mantis by Juke Joint Productions

    Jewel...a young girl forever driven by her mother's words.

  • No Reservation by Drzzz Productions

    He has no reservation about killing

  • Petra by Symmetry of 3 Productions

    Psychopaths need love too

  • Picking It Up by Mon Frere

    Too old for kindergarten. Too young for the world.

  • Pipe Dreams by Chloe and the Blowfish

    A lonely eccentric confronts his past during a routine inspection by a hot plumber. Love isn't in the air. It's in the water.

  • Plumb and Gun by flickded

    A man's wife is kidnapped so he and his brother in-law take off to rescue her.

  • Same Time Next Year by Digital Rocket

    A Different Kind of Surprise Birthday

  • Shukume by Work

    A struggle between maternity and duty; as a Hero, what

  • Singularity by Explosive Entertainment

    Closed minded husband & his open minded wife experience the possibilities of what the future of technology holds. Don Hastert, a humble plumber, is very pleased to enter a future that he didn't believe was possible.

  • Splintered by Type|Forty Productions

    A princess journeys through a fantasy world to find her father.

  • The Adventures of Hailee Thorpe by March Productions

    College-aged sleuth Hailee Thorpe searches for answers after the death of her parents' mysterious death

  • The Brownward Spiral by StumbleMuse Productions

    Murdering your child...'s Boredom

  • The Day The World Did Not End by Louie Louie Productions

    Local residents debate end of the world

  • The Missing Shih Tzu by Barking Shark

    You can't run away from your future.

  • The One by Tainted Love

    A young woman awakes from a brutal attack to find her world has changed forever.

  • The Sisters May by Team LaRyan

    Two sisters are seperated by success and reunited by love.

  • What We Have by film. life. films

    Love is gut wrenching.

  • Wicks and Wacks by Legit Productions

    On the one year anniversary of Allan's death, his friends try to bring him back from the dead.

  • Wish List by DSI

    A girl struggles to complete a childhood wish list so she can marry the man of her dreams and inherit the family fortune.

  • Wizards of Rock by Mixed Tape Productions

    A most peculiar wizard must save the enchanted realm from an evil goblin via the power of Rock n Roll.

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