Glasgow 23 - 25 October 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 Beyond Studios for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film The Great Piggy Bank Heist will go on to represent Glasgow against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

The Great Piggy Bank Heist by Beyond Studios

Required Elements

  • Character: Tam or Tammy Ness, Chip Shop Worker
  • Prop: a piggy bank
  • Line: "On a scale of 1-10 how would you rate this experience?"

Audience Favorite: Group A

The Great Piggy Bank Heist by Beyond Studios

Audience Favorite: Group B

Dirty Cops by Halfwit Productions

Best Writing

Count on Me by The Random Asides

Best Editing

Carcosa by Glasgow Film Crew's Moon Landing

Best Directing

Laundrette by Drop Shack

Best Cinematography

Laundrette by Drop Shack

Best Sound Design

Grease! (Not That Grease) The Musical (Not That Musical) by 48 Hour Party People

Best Musical Score

Grease! (Not That Grease) The Musical (Not That Musical) by 48 Hour Party People

Best Actor

Charles Donnelly The Great Piggy Bank Heist by Beyond Studios

Best Actress

Shona Craven A Single Sausage by Gryffe Studios

Best Special Effects

Immersion by The Thief of Brisco

Best Use of Character

The Great Piggy Bank Heist by Beyond Studios

Best Use of Prop

Count on Me by The Random Asides

Best Use of Line

Immersion by The Thief of Brisco

2015 Film List

  • A Single Sausage by Gryffe Studios

    When the chips are down...who'll be there to pick up the pieces?

  • A Tam Out of Plaice by Samson and Little Sarah
  • Alone Together by Celluloid Heros

    A man seeks online connection after losing touch with his wife.

  • Bitchin' by Sir Reel

    She may have left your life, but now she's about to end it!

  • Broadfoot's Magical Adventure by Kirkwood's Babies
  • Buddies by Dave's Crew
  • Carcosa by Glasgow Film Crew's Moon Landing
  • Count on Me by The Random Asides
  • Dead Herring by Gooodge Teeem
  • Dinner Dates, Series 4, ep. 2 by Abercromby Productions
  • Dirty Cops by Halfwit Productions

    Two detectives must use all the resources at their disposal to catch an elusive criminal.

  • Falls Away by Effin' A!
  • Fine by Walk>Talk Productions
  • Fun Times by Foldman!
  • Grease! (Not That Grease) The Musical (Not That Musical) by 48 Hour Party People
  • Immersion by The Thief of Brisco
  • It's the Little Things by A.I.S Productions
  • Laundrette by Drop Shack

    How deep can you dream before you die

  • Love Will Dream Forever by Rampant Film Production
  • Netflix and Chips by Lock Up Your Daughters
  • Pig by Small Beginnings Presents
  • PIGS by The Weedy Men Signal
  • Sinner for Two by The Mad Rushes
  • The Glory of Glasgow by Little Ed
  • The Great Piggy Bank Heist by Beyond Studios
  • The Kingdom by DIY Production
  • Torn by Secaucus 8

Important Message: Copycat DisclaimerPrivacy Policy

Copyright © 2001-2019 48 Hour Film Project, Inc. All Rights Reserved