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 Shields Shoes Productions for winning Best Film of 2018. Their film DECAY will go on to represent Richmond against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2019.
This is a story About a guy meeting a girl
Sit, stay, play dead.
Two parents with a mysterious past are confronted by a previous adversary, will they survive the confrontation? Will they survive the parent/teacher conference from their child witnessing them back to their old habits?
Four thieves escaping the police hole themselves up in a warehouse where they begin to turn on each other.
A young couple deals with an elderly member of the family.
Shea is conflicted over the loss of a father she never knew and the truth of his passing. Never would she imagine that all of her questions would be answered through traveling to this beautiful place in time.
On a rainy day in the near future, radio journalist, Char, is on the trail of missing cartoonist, Ashley Bakerson. Char follows the lead down a rabbit hole that distorts reality.
In this distopian world, is life worth living when everything you love is censored?
A young aspiring cartoonist tries to apply for the Chicago Art Institute despite her teacher saying that she will fail.
Just before a bad thunderstorm, a recent college graduate finds herself in a suspicious diner while looking for her lost dog.
Coming together before a big job, three outlaws discover that the tensions between them may unravel their alliance.
Dying gods face their own end and the coming of age of humanity
When a birthday pool party is rained out, and a strange note is found at the house, things can go from bad to worse...
All you need to do is listen; It's harder for people to keep their secrets than they think.
Mystery abounds when a ring goes missing.
We have to get Donny to the church on time, but first, we have to get Donny.
Strange things happen to people when they lose someone.
Shy, quiet cartoonist with a hidden power of hot hands attempts to save a cafe from a robbery, only to find love in the dashing barista who saved the day, instead...and reveal some powers of her own.
Can a child's boundless beliefs transcend reality and take flight?
Dad tries to connect with his kids on July 4th.
With the help of a wise herbalist, a young woman journeys into the unknown to find her missing husband but uncovers a sinister betrayal.
Somethings don't wash away.
A weekend trip to the Larson Ranch leaves two girls murdered and questions unanswered.
An unassuming cartoonist is abducted and abandoned in the woods and left to survive, only to stumble upon a surprise of his own.
A young business woman creates a Time Travel App.
A suburban family, expecting the perfect vacation, gets more than they bargain for.
There is only dismay when parallel worlds collide.
In a post-apocalyptic world, a cartoonist pushed beyond the brink of sanity experiences a reality-shifting loss.
Carmella begins to lose herself while coming down from a high and awakening next to her bloodied lover the morning after.
cartoonists hero character comes to live to help him turn around his own life
Pursued by a mysterious being, a small boy tries to escape his school.
Competing for her families attention with the technological age and all its trappings, a dream or visit from a distant collective past causes this young lady to cry out for change, can she convince her family?
She's got a date with the devil.
A chatty retiree gets paid a visit from former colleagues looking to shut him up.
A young aspiring cartoonist seeks to understand the essence of Kung Fu in order to draw a martial arts comic for a mysterious online publication.
Four young filmmakers set off on an Adventure to cure their writer's block.
A woman in the Witness Protection Program is given a button that allows her to rewind her day if she reveals her identity, but the situation quickly spins out of control.
A hitman on a mission to kill a target arrives at wrong the wrong address and is mistaken for the babysitter.
A quest to find his Daughter reveals more than he bargained for.
A horrible boss terrorizes all in his path but sometimes the most negative of circumstances can lead to an unbelievably positive outcome.
Two Filmemakers discover their true motivation
A young woman embraces depression.
A married couple on the verge of separation work through a big move in their young relationship.