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 Unknown Penguin for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film For Whom the Whistle Blows will go on to represent Washington against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.
a true contest between candidates
A Presidential debate with a newcomer in the moderator's seat.
DC consultant Madison Joliette has s compromising video. Will she hand it over to her shady contact?
What if your life was a sitcom?
A consultant is brought to Washington DC to improve the image of presidential candidate.
An abitious ploitician makes a deal and then has to make a decision.
Debate night when anything can happen
They tried to influence the election, but they're playing out of their league.
A campaign manager hires a shady consulting agency to help win votes.
In May of 2001, Mark Ruppert (Creator/ Executive Producer), Liz Langston (Co-Founder/ Executive Producer) and Christina Ruppert (Director of Operations) were all part of the team The Big Ouch. It was one of 10 teams in the inaugural 48 Hour Film Project and the required prop was a severed body part.