Orlando, Florida August 14 - 16, 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 Aja On Tour for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film Wake Me Up will go on to represent Orlando against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

2nd Place: Best Film of 2015

Resolution by Creative Inlet Films

3rd Place: Best Film of 2015

For Marcey by SNIPPITTS productions

Required Elements

  • Character: Ted or Teresa Bridgeport, Real Estate Developer
  • Prop: a gift certificate
  • Line: "That's not the way I see it." (or "That is not the way I see it.")

Audience Favorite: Group A

Ellie by Team Valencia

Honorable Mentions
Truer Grit by Danger Unlimited
Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

Audience Favorite: Group B

For Marcey by SNIPPITTS productions

Honorable Mentions
It's Just Politics by TDPro
Rent Money by Pointless Pencil Productions

Best Writing

It's Just Politics by TDPro

Best Editing

Resolution by Creative Inlet Films

Best Directing

Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

Best Cinematography

Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

Best Sound Design

Resolution by Creative Inlet Films

Best Actor

Lead Roll Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

Best Ensemble Acting

It's Just Politics by TDPro

Best Graphics

Resolution by Creative Inlet Films

Best Special Effects

It's Just Politics by TDPro

Best Costumes

Truer Grit by Danger Unlimited

Best Use of Character

Truer Grit by Danger Unlimited

Best Use of Prop

Truer Grit by Danger Unlimited

Best Use of Line

Justice Isn't Silent by Something 2 Say Productions

2015 Film List

  • Angela by Ruckalo Entertainment

    Will Angela find her humanity after the death of a loved one?

  • April and Ted's wild adventure by Lombard

    Happy travels

  • Clinch by 1 Slate Productions

    A man in a bid for better fortunes makes a deal he may live to regret

  • Cupid's Call by After School Karate

    A Valentine's dinner goes awry after a sinister phone call.

  • Darkend Corners by Friends Again
  • Ellie by Team Valencia

    A coming of age story

  • Epiphany by Team Louise

    That's not the way I see it.

  • Eternal by Three Guys and Some Girls

    An Isolated man is confronted with an image from his past, to which he relives is greatest loss.

  • Finding Grace by dMp

    In 1995, two girls driving through Central Florida come across a dying man who they cannot save.

  • For Marcey by SNIPPITTS productions

    Guy helps his best bud win the girl by going through a series of challenges.

  • Get Bent by 3Amigos

    After getting stiffed on a job, a contract killer seeks restitution by retrieving damning evidence.

  • Home Buyers Nightmare by Enlightened Visions

    A couple seeks to buy a new house, only to again and again encounter insain realiters.

  • It's Just Politics by TDPro

    Politicians will do anything to cover their ass.

  • Justice Isn't Silent by Something 2 Say Productions

    Justice is blind, but it sure talks a lot

  • La Ruse by 48 Reasons
  • Mistakeout by Marvette Productions

    A veteran detective is partnered with a rookie who shows her that old dogs can learn new tricks.

  • Nuclear Blackout by SGMM Productions

    Everyone can go crazy under a little heat

  • Open House by Project Xeno Productions

    How far will you go for a home?

  • Rent Money by Pointless Pencil Productions

    A home invasion takes a wrong turn.

  • Resolution by Creative Inlet Films

    Two couples celebrating New Year's Eve with shocking results.

  • Rita Reigns and the $2 Million Bridge by Windfresh Productions

    Feisty Female Foils Freaky Fellow's Fraud

  • TED'S OPEN HOUSE by 10th Voyage

    Three women find themselves at an open house and discover they all have one thing in common.

  • The Book Club by Everest University

    A book club has to deal with an unexpected visitor.

  • The Last Offer by Flinger Films

    Everything has a price

  • The last one standing by Write to Life

    A young woman summons the devil to find answers about her dead husband.

  • Time Traveling Ted by Incipient Productions

    A routine building inspection turns into a time traveling mission.

  • Truer Grit by Danger Unlimited

    A lawman is hot on an outlaw's trail but is he clever enough to know he's right under his nose.

  • Wake Me Up by Aja On Tour

    A man seeks help because of his recurring nightmare.

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