Johannesburg, South Africa 11 - 13 September 2015

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 Treehouse town for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film Puppet will go on to represent Johannesburg against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

Puppet by Treehouse town

2nd Place: Best Film of 2015

Twee Jaar by Two's a Company Productions

3rd Place: Best Film of 2015

Inclement by eNCA

Required Elements

  • Character: Clement or Clementine O'Neill, Actor
  • Prop: matches
  • Line: "Here hold this."

Best Writing

Twee Jaar by Two's a Company Productions

Best Editing

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Directing

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Cinematography

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Sound Design

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Musical Score

a Migrant Story by Two Brothers Artist

Best Music

a Migrant Story by Two Brothers Artist

Best Acting

Inclement by eNCA

Best Actor

Jonathan Pienaar Inclement by eNCA

Best Actress

Kate Roothman Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Ensemble Acting

Inclement by eNCA

Best Graphics

The Impressionist by Dinthe Visual Creations (D.V.C)

Best Special Effects

Isolation by The Story Shack

Best Costumes

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Make Up

Puppet by Treehouse town

Best Use of Character

The Method by Moneyshot

Best Use of Prop

Who's Human is it Anyway by The Lens Caps

Best Use of Line

Who's Human is it Anyway by The Lens Caps

Best Use of Genre

Who's Human is it Anyway by The Lens Caps

Best Animation

a Migrant Story by Two Brothers Artist

the package by TimothyDrewFilms

Best Student Film

the package by TimothyDrewFilms

Isolation by The Story Shack

Best High School Film

the package by TimothyDrewFilms

2015 Film List

  • a Migrant Story by Two Brothers Artist

    It could happen to anyone

  • A Splash of Orange by Daughter, Daughter, Daughter, Daughter & Son

    Seeking friendship, a boy buys a fish but soon realizes that some friends are meant to be flushed.

  • Bester Bombers by BMH Sandton2

    Here hold this...

  • Cold Case 187 by BMH Sandton3

    Truth for a drink

  • Five by X Hype

    A hopeless romantic suffering from a condition and reverts to an unaccomplished murder.

  • Inclement by eNCA

    Like A Dick In The Pocket

  • Iron Hard by EAT CAKE

    flashy endeavours can lead to spontaneous combustion!

  • Isolation by The Story Shack

    A young woman has to deal with being alone after a major disaster struck, or is she?

  • Laying Down The Law by Splendiferous Misfits

    An unexpected visitor, might be the greatest gift karma can give you.

  • Leaves by ArtFrat

    Celebrate the holiday to the after life.

  • Match Sticks by New Neiva Production

    Here hold this

  • Puppet by Treehouse town
  • RECALL by ZAMI

    After signing the memory treaty, Planet Medulla deploys 2 agents to Earth to harvest human memories

  • Remember Me by Orbit Pictures

    Never forget who your enemies are

  • Snipped by Epic Edge Entertainment

    Are you happy with the secret you keep?

  • Staged Reality by BMH Arcadia

    Get it?

  • Stages Of Love by BMH Sandton4

    Was Loving, Is Loving, Still Loving

  • Stall'in by Burley Boys

    A desperate actor is forced to get creative when nature calls during a first date.

  • The Glove by BMH Sandton 1

    It could fit anyone

  • The Impressionist by Dinthe Visual Creations (D.V.C)

    A chance meeting brings Dad & Son closer.

  • The Interview by C1

    Shit happens

  • The Method by Moneyshot

    How far are you willing to go?

  • the package by TimothyDrewFilms

    a homeless super hero finds a job but regrets taking it in the end

  • The Phoenix by The Wild Think Tank Conglomerates

    Rising from the ashes of the past takes courage.

  • The Roommates by Vanilla Orange Productions

    A budding friendship between roommates, until one of them leaves the other for an actress.

  • Twee Jaar by Two's a Company Productions

    Wat beteken twee jaar?

  • Two Girls, One Fag by Team Awesome

    At the onset of the reaping, two oblivious sisters are in search for an elusive spark.

  • Wednesday, 2 o'clock by Spaghetti.tv

    Two women, one captive, one room.

  • Who's Human is it Anyway by The Lens Caps

    Sporlog entertains her people on their reality show.


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