Santa Rosa, California August 16 - 18, 2013

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 Black Birds for winning Best Film of 2013. Their film French Exit will go on to represent Santa Rosa against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2014.

1st Place: Best Film of 2013

French Exit by Black Birds

2nd Place: Best Film of 2013

Origin by "Origin" by Ghost (Superhero)

3rd Place: Best Film of 2013

Oboyee (Wallpaper) by "Oboyee (Wallpaper)" by RadioActive Studios (Mistaken Identity)

Required Elements

  • Character: Grant or Gretta Parchley, Former Reality Show Contestant
  • Prop: a bandage
  • Line: "Hold this. I'll be right back." (or "Hold this. I will be right back.")

2013 Film List

  • Eight by "Eight" by Dropper Collective (Drama)

    A recently released convict & his father reunite as 1 struggles for closure; the other, forgiveness.

  • Factory Girls by Sonoma Media Arts

    Two girls alone in a factory. Alone?

  • Fired By Dogs by "Fired By Dogs" by It Donned On Me (Fantasy)

    One man's fantasy is another's reality... television

  • French Exit by Black Birds

    Sometimes it isn't too late to say goodbye.

  • Grant Parchley: Acting Extraordinarie by "Grant Parchley: Acting Extraordinarie" by Bear State Studios (Comedy)

    Grant Parchley, of Reality Show fame, yearns to make it big through his own acting reel.

  • nuvola by "Nuvola" by Corinthian Studios (Buddy Film)

    2 Buddies share a day of illusion in Santa Francisco

  • Oboyee (Wallpaper) by "Oboyee (Wallpaper)" by RadioActive Studios (Mistaken Identity)

    Woman seeks help finding her child from the wallpaper.

  • Origin by "Origin" by Ghost (Superhero)

    Super is found

  • Putt Putt by "Putt Putt" by Team 5 Productions (Crime/Gangster)

    A former reality tv star gets in over his head.

  • Streets of Santa Rosa by "Streets of Santa Rosa" by Kye-MEER-Uh (Musical or Western)

    Having risked her son’s life to save her daughter, a distraught mother yearns for his forgiveness.

  • Survival by "Survival" by San Fiasco (Sci-Fi)

    Does Bigfoot exsist? Grant Pachley finds out...

  • The Cleaners by "The Cleaners" by All The Way Pictures (Dark Comedy)

    For two crime scene cleaners things are about to get dirty.

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