Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019

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The Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Was So Much Fun!

The 6th Portland Comedy Film Festival event will take place November 1-3, 2019 in Portland, Oregon. 150+ Short Comedy Films from 30+ US States and 20+ countries will screen over three days at the 5th Avenue Cinema. Tickets for this event are available on Eventbrite. Every dollar that you spend on tickets, helps to support the venue rental fees for this event. Your purchase also gives local and international filmmakers an opportunity to screen the newest Independent Comedy Films on the Film Festival Circuit for the Portland Audience. Most of these films, have never screened in the state of Oregon. Please join us for this Comedy Film experience. Connect with us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and please use #PortlandComedyFilmFestival in your social media posts related to this event.

 

 

Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Film Award Winners

  1. Best Actor - Dean Sharpe in "To the Madness" (Canada)
  2. Best Actress (Tie) - Sigi Gradwohl "Optimistic Realist" (California) 
  3. Best Actress (Tie) - Amber Iman in "Steve" (New York)
  4. Best Animated Film (Tie) - Invaders From Above, Directed by Dano Johnson and Kevin Maher (New York/Texas)
  5. Best Animated Film (Tie) - Hawkeye Sucks, Directed by Hunter Collins (Canada)
  6. Best Cinematography - Misconduct, Directed by George Graham (United Kingdom)
  7. Best Comedy Film - Tucker The Tailor, Directed by Matt Ruby (Arizona)
  8. Best Comedy Micro Short Film - Tried To Make Me Go To Rehab, Directed by JD Boxley (California)
  9. Best Dark Comedy Film - The Hole Truth, Directed by Russell Friedenberg (Idaho)
  10. Best Dark Comedy Micro Short Film - We Saved Private Ryan, Directed by Jonny Lewis (California)
  11. Best Director - First Time, Directed by Shu Gao (New York)
  12. Best Editing - G-Spotters, Directed by Rob Alicea (New York)
  13. Best Ensemble Cast - Greg's Very Bad Day, Directed by Christine Krebsbach (California)
  14. Best International Director - Sisterly Love, Directed by Clare Pickering (Australia)
  15. Best International Film - Reproductive Cycles, Directed by John Gardiner (Canada)
  16. Best Mockumentary Film - Alien Guy Tim, Directed by Scott Simerly Jr. (California)
  17. Best Romantic Comedy Film - Thick as Thieves, Directed by Sam Fichtner (California)
  18. Best TV Episode - Yew Boys, Directed by Mike Aviles and Stanley Sievers (Illinois)
  19. Best Oregon Comedy Film - Adventures in #Adulting, Directed by Tristan David Luciotti (Oregon/Washington)
  20. Best Washington Film - Cuddle: The Series | Episode 1 "Pilot", Directed by John Helde (Washington)
  21. Best Web Series Micro Short Episode - The Mismanagement of Medwin Monroe - "Outsourced", Directed by Alex Wroten (California)
  22. Best Web Series Episode - The Right Swipe, Directed by Justin Casselle (Illinois)
  23. Funniest Music Video - Gravy Boat, Directed by Louis Fonseca (United Kingdom)
  24. Most Original Concept - Apeulogy, Directed by Mellinda Hensley (California)

 

 

Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Screenplay Award Winners

  1. Best Comedy Feature Length Screenplay - Jim's Not Dead, Written by Carolee Caffrey (California)
  2. Best Comedy Short Screenplay - Twits, Written by Alison Mcgrath (California)
  3. Best Dark Comedy Feature Length Screenplay - The Electric War, Written by Arthur Tiersky (California)
  4. Best Dark Comedy Short Screenplay - Perpetual Valhalla, Written by Travis Davidson and Jack Davidson (California)\
  5. Best International Feature Length Screenplay - A Cozy Little Town, Written by Edward Hicklin (Canada)
  6. Best International Short Screenplay - Fighting, Written by Francesco Lucia (Canada)
  7. Best Romantic Comedy Feature Length Screenplay - When in Rome, Written by Jeff Naparstek (North Carolina)
  8. Best Romantic Comedy Short Screenplay - Step By Step, Written by Nathan Zingg (California) 
  9. Best Oregon Feature Length Screenplay - Rehab, Written by Matt Johnson (Oregon)
  10. Best Oregon Short Screenplay - Stumptown Records, Written by Phillip Rios (Oregon)
  11. Best TV Episode Full Length Teleplay - Viral Marketing Event, Written by Stanley Sievers (New York)
  12. Best Short Comedy Screenplay - Balthazar & Snirt, Written by Jim McCullough (Missouri)


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Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Official Film Selections

  1. 4:55, Directed by Sierra Padilla (California)
  2. A Million Times Before, Directed by Barrett Edmonds (California)
  3. Alex, Directed by Adam McNicol (United Kingdom)
  4. All Talk, Directed by Jim Tierney (New Jersey)
  5. Adventures in #Adulting, Directed by Tristan David Luciotti (Oregon/Washington)
  6. Alien Guy Tim, Directed by Scott Simerly Jr. (California)
  7. Against the wall, Directed by Emiliano Perez Grovas (Mexico)
  8. Another Homecoming, Directed by JD Boxley (California)
  9. Apartment Quirks, Directed by Brian Alexander and Jason Wildhagen (New York)
  10. A Big Mission, Directed by Longyin Zhou and Yujie Chen (New York)
  11. Apeulogy, Directed by Mellinda Hensley (California)
  12. Artísta Obscura, Directed by Rhyan Schwartz
  13. Avenue WTF, Directed by Christine Driscoll (New York)
  14. Babyface, Directed by Alexa Najera (California)
  15. Bachelor Daddies, Directed by Devon Ferguson (Canada)
  16. Bachelor Dads, Directed by Edward Mizner (California)
  17. BCIS: Bug Crime Scene Investigation Service, Directed by Claudia Izar Azurmendi (New Mexico)
  18. Beets, Directed by August K. Burton (California)
  19. Best Friends, Directed by Jeff Leaf (Montana)
  20. Body of Knowledge, Directed by Craig Holland (California)
  21. Cagney and Hooch, Directed by John Altobello III (California)
  22. Coffee Time with the Bros, Directed by JD Boxley (California)
  23. Corporately Challenged, Directed by Shannon Phipps (California)
  24. Corações em Fogo, Directed by Andrew Kadikian (California)
  25. Cuddle: The Series | Episode 1 "Pilot", Directed by John Helde (Washington)
  26. Darcy on House Arrest, Directed by Heidi Weitzer (California)
  27. Extreme, Directed by Andrey Berchenko (Russia)
  28. F.Y.D., Directed by Chad McCord (California)
  29. F'Arts Sake, Directed by Ross McFall (United Kingdom)
  30. Face Value, Directed by Boki Stanisic (Australian)
  31. Fantastic Cars, Directed by Barney Elliott (Peru)
  32. Fat Boy, Directed by Bruce H. Bosley (Washington)
  33. Filmies: Amateur Movie Makers, Directed by Indianna Bell and Josiah Allen (Australia)
  34. Glad We Could Do This, Directed by Liz Fitzgerald (Illinois)
  35. Gravy Boat, Directed by Louis Fonseca (United Kingdom)
  36. Handjob Shuffle, Directed by Micaela Dee, Nick Pinelli (Georgia)
  37. Hawkeye Sucks, Directed by Hunter Collins (Canada)
  38. Hot Wings, Directed by Colleen Labella (California)
  39. I Am Evelyn Rose, Directed by Becca Flinn-White (California)
  40. Invaders From Above, Directed by Dano Johnson and Kevin Maher (New York/Texas)
  41. Irrational Thoughts, Directed by Andrew Racho (California)
  42. Long Story Short, Directed by Emmanuel Ramos (Canada)
  43. Raging Cult, Directed by Meagan Adele Lopez (France)
  44. Thick as Thieves, Directed by Sam Fichtner (California)
  45. Tucker The Tailor, Directed by Matt Ruby (Arizona)
  46. Coming Down to the Wire... Wedding Mash-Up, Directed by Elisabeth Ness (New York/Connecticut)
  47. Crossed, Directed by Indianna Bell and Josiah Allen (Australia)
  48. Deluxe Motion, Directed by Mathieu Handfield (Canada)
  49. Divorce Settlement Meeting, Directed by Nick Polowy (New York)
  50. Double Date, Directed by Josef Beeby and Grace Gordon (Canada)
  51. Down from London, Directed by Jim Archer (United Kingdom)
  52. Dummy Love, Directed by Evan A Barber (Florida)
  53. Duped, Directed by Adam Pike (Canada)
  54. Echoes, Directed by Diana Acién Manzorro (Spain)
  55. Engaged to be Engaged, Directed by Joseph Covello (Canada)
  56. breatHHelmet Presents: EyEris BoUche for women from CANYON CHIC, Directed by Matt Dean, Colleen Dean (California)
  57. Bunny!, Directed by Thomas Butcher (Michigan)
  58. Caveman Did First, Directed by Jackson Rayfield (California)
  59. One Degree of Miss D: Three is Company, Directed by Becca Silbert (New York)
  60. Secret Feminism, Directed by Shara Ashley Zeiger (New York)
  61. Secret Service: A White House Love Story, Directed by Spencer Greenberg and Keiran Lenhof (New York)
  62. Shahkboy, Directed by Jake Peckar (Massachusetts)
  63. South X, Directed by JP Olsen (New York)
  64. Steve, Directed by Jason Hightower (New York)
  65. A Cold Romance, Directed by Rose O'Shea (California)
  66. Best Friend's Dad, Directed by Danny Scharar (California)
  67. Bits, Directed by Patrick Jones (New York)
  68. Ex-Terminator, Directed by Alex Spelman, Stacy Newman and Matthew Pieper (Nevada)
  69. Feeling Flush, Directed by Erin Brown Thomas (California)
  70. First Time, Directed by Shu Gao (New York)
  71. French Lessons, Directed by Greg Kiefer (Utah)
  72. God Inc., Directed by Dino Lalic (Bosnia/New Jersey)
  73. Going Up, Directed by Forman Howes (Canada)
  74. Greg's Very Bad Day, Directed by Christine Krebsbach (California)
  75. Happy Monday, Directed by Devin O'Rourke (California)
  76. Killer Friends, Directed by Peter Calvin (Texas)
  77. Killing for Spark, Directed by Michael Sangalang (Canada)
  78. Live Like Kobe, Directed by Sebastian Buffa and Damian Wiseman (Illinois)
  79. Mack of all Trades, Directed by Libby Ewing (California)
  80. Nice to Meet You, Directed by Gian Marco Delle Sedie (New York)
  81. No Dayz Off, Directed by Peter Calvin (Texas)
  82. The Hole Truth, Directed by Russell Friedenberg (Idaho)
  83. Whiskey Face, Directed by Brent Bouchard (Canada)
  84. Reproductive Cycles, Directed by John Gardiner (Canada)
  85. Three For The Road, Directed by David Patrick Wilson (New York)
  86. The Talk, Directed by Philip A. Anderson (Oregon)
  87. G-Spotters, Directed by Rob Alicea (New York)
  88. I Think My Girlfriend F***ed Jake Gyllenhaal, Directed by Max Cantor (New York)
  89. Like.Share.Repost., Directed by Stanislav Shelestov (Russia)
  90. Optimistic Realist, Directed by Brandon Ravet (California)
  91. Paved, Directed by Justin Norman (Iowa)
  92. Sisterly Love, Directed by Clare Pickering (Australia)
  93. Six Day Back, Directed by Scott Cierski (Washington)
  94. The Mismanagement of Medwin Monroe - "Outsourced", Directed by Alex Wroten (California)
  95. I Can't Relate, Directed by Stephen Vanderpool (California)
  96. Inspirational Therapy, Directed by Ralph Bismargi (France)
  97. Instant Karma, Directed by Carlos Burgos (Canada)
  98. Intolerant, Directed by Austin Chunn (Georgia)
  99. Jacob's Gauntlet, Directed by Frank Gresham (New York)
  100. Left To Your Own Devices Short, Directed by Tess Tregellas (North Carolina)
  101. Lipsmacker, Directed by Jen McAuliffe (Australia)
  102. Lured Short Film, Directed by Anthony Miller and Jason Muller (Australia)
  103. Marble, Directed by Charles Malone (California)
  104. Misconduct, Directed by George Graham (United Kingdom)
  105. My Workout Routine!, Directed by Vignesh Seshadri and Kathryn Kvas (New York)
  106. Natural Soul Medicine, Directed by Ralph Bismargi (France)
  107. Nightshade, Directed by Natalie Johnson (California)
  108. No Rugs ft. Princess Jasmine, Directed by Stacy Rumaker (California)
  109. Nobody's Home, Directed by Fritz Robinson (Kansas)
  110. Not So Hilarious Anymore, Directed by Adam Karsten (New York)
  111. Ojos Que No Ven, Directed by Abraham Rozenbaum (Venezuela/New York)
  112. One Last Last Heist, Directed by Darrin Rose (Canada)
  113. Out Here, Directed by Matthew E. Robinson (California)
  114. Pledge It, Directed by Rachael Sonnenberg (Connecticut)
  115. Pride and Joy, Directed by Jason Smith (New Zealand)
  116. Protanopia, Directed by Zoey Schilling (Czech Republic)
  117. Quiet Carriage, Directed by Ben S. Hyland (United Kingdom)
  118. Book Clubbing, Directed by Syra McCarthy (California)
  119. Bottomless, Directed by Dustin Curtis Murphy (California)
  120. Sisters Kill Misters, Directed by Chezdan Mills (United Kingdom)
  121. Rebound Richard, Directed by Scott C Fenton (Illinois)
  122. Thank You Kindly, Directed by Noah Weisberg (California)
  123. The Accident, Directed by Kellie Higgins (United Kingdom)
  124. The Beach House, Directed by Richard Naylor (United Kingdom)
  125. The Comedy Club, Directed by Madolyn Rusen (Illinois)
  126. The Fabulous Life of Mr. Fabulous, Directed by Ludovico Torri (California)
  127. The Full Moon, Directed by Mac Cushing (Tennessee)
  128. The Ha-Ha Effect, Directed by The Ha-Ha Effect Episode 1 (California)
  129. The Magnificent Fourteen (Year Olds), Directed by Robert Bogin (Colorado)
  130. The Passion of Chris, Directed by Joshua Akin (California)
  131. The Right Swipe, Directed by Justin Casselle (Illinois)
  132. The Will of Zenia, Directed by Cassandra Nicholson (Arizona)
  133. The Wrong Swipe, Directed by Brendan Cleaves (United Kingdom)
  134. To the Madness, Directed by Kyle Mosonyi (Canada)
  135. Tried To Make Me Go To Rehab, Directed by JD Boxley (California)
  136. Two Down, Directed by Rolfin Nyhus (United Kingdom)
  137. Two Thousand Dollar Friend, Directed by Wil Kelly (Tennessee)
  138. Unleashed, Directed by Jonathan Levy (New York)
  139. Up-Hill, Directed by Aidan Barnes (Canada)
  140. We Saved Private Ryan, Directed by Jonny Lewis (California)
  141. What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?, Directed by Chloe Aguirre (California)
  142. Whatever it takes, Directed by Pierre Amstutz Roch (France)
  143. Whiskey, Directed by Lorenzo Calder-Smith (United Kingdom)
  144. White Wedding, Directed by Tyler Hays (Tennessee)
  145. Word on the Street, Directed by Sean Parker and Austin Hillebrecht (Oregon)
  146. Yes, I Will Hold, Directed by C.C. Miller (California)
  147. Yew Boys, Directed by Mike Aviles and Stanley Sievers (Illinois)
  148. You Don't Remember, Directed by M. Cole Chilton (New York)
  149. You Look Amazing, Directed by Jen Wineman (New York)
  150. Raising Adults, Directed by Danny McCarthy (Illinois)
  151. Rubbish Robbers, Directed by Anders Teig (Norway)
  152. Staying Together: Ep 4, Directed by Matt Toronto (California)
  153. Superhost, Directed by Jon Ferguson (United Kingdom)
  154. Swiped, Directed by Derek Evans (Georgia)

 

 

 

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Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Official Screenplay Selections

  1. 40 Years, Written by Brandon Ravet (California)
  2. A Bridal Tail, Written by Mark Jay Rosen (Washington)
  3. A Cozy Little Town, Written by Edward Hicklin (Canada)
  4. Alabamurai and Murkan Ninja vs The Yahooza, Written by Benjamin Shapiro (Alabama)
  5. Altar Ego, Written by Alexandra Keister (Oregon)
  6. Amanda Split, Written by Dale Griffiths Stamos (California)
  7. Avocado Toast, Written by Tyler Farr (Utah)
  8. Balthazar & Snirt, Written by Jim McCullough (Missouri)
  9. Band Geeks, Written by Bill Baber (California)
  10. Barely Working, Written by Peace Madubuonwu and Layla Siddig (New York)
  11. Bon Appetite, Written by Lauren Gouin (Canada)
  12. Burning Old Man, Written by Joe Farhatt and Jim Clemens (Missouri)
  13. Cafe Joya, Written by Jack Williams (Australia)
  14. Cooze, Written by Wendy Jean Wilkins (California)
  15. Crystal Clear, Written by Emil Faithe (Arizona)
  16. Cube Season, Written by Rhys Sherring (Australia)
  17. Deadsitting, Written by Gabriel Meyers (California)
  18. Decisions, Written by Anna Bezahler and Thorunn Sigurdardottir (California)
  19. Def Sheppard, Written by Alexandra Keister (Oregon)
  20. Ears, Written by Ryan Costello (Nevada)
  21. FEAR, There & Everywhere, Written by Anthony Vollmer and Craig Horwitz (Pennsylvania)
  22. Fighting, Written by Francesco Lucia (Canada)
  23. First Date, Written by Jacqueline Fisher (California)
  24. Flaking Out, Written by Tessa Shaffer and Shane Shaffer (Pennsylvania)
  25. For Better or For Worse, Written by Clara Bijl (California)
  26. Full Moon Over the Nudey Bar, Written by Daniel Bridges (California)
  27. Hapless Fu, Written by James Day (Connecticut)
  28. Heal, Written by David E. Tolchinsky (Illinois)
  29. Heartbeat City, Written by Ricky Barca (California)
  30. How to Be (Dys)Functional After Divorce, Written by Erin Keefer Reich (Florida)
  31. Introvert Hell, Written by Andrew Broadhurst (West Virginia)
  32. Jed Steele Ep 03: "The Devil Went Down To Groovy Beach!", Written by Sean Whitley (Texas)
  33. Jim's Not Dead, Written by Carolee Caffrey (California)
  34. Just Can't Handle It, Written by Eriah Howard (California)
  35. Khronic Ass-Khickers - Pilot, Written by Haley Snowden, Devynne Eldridge and Cat Towell (Ohio)
  36. Last Womb On Earth, Written by Nancy Safavi (Washington D.C.)
  37. Leon and Sybil E., Written by David Kosh (New York)
  38. Little Horse, Written by Hannah Benson (North Carolina)
  39. Lost in Cupidity, Written by Erica Owens (North Carolina)
  40. Love Sick, Written by Sherrill Schmidt (Illinois)
  41. McBrides, Written by Erna Mueller (California)
  42. Meat Queen, Written by Alan Harrington (Canada)
  43. Miami Gardens, Written by Suzanne Friedman (New York)
  44. Mr. USA, Written by Walker Barnes and Kemma Filby (California)
  45. Nigel and Moi, Written by Annie Macdonald and Robert B. Mac (Canada)
  46. Not The Girls You're Looking For, Written by Marissa Lessman (California)
  47. Oh No, It's The End Of The World, Written by Caitlin Stedman (New York)
  48. Oh, my Leo!, Written by Jeff Naparstek (North Carolina)
  49. Online Conversations: Slavery, Written by Ash Willeby (Texas)
  50. Over The Counter, Written by Emil Faithe (Arizona)
  51. Parker's Gas, Written by Sam N Tsembides (Maryland)
  52. Pennyless, Written by Brian Du (Oklahoma)
  53. Perpetual Valhalla, Written by Travis Davidson and Jack Davidson (California)
  54. Pick, Written by Bernhard Riedhammer (Germany)
  55. Poison Mangoes, Written by Kenneth Conner (New York)
  56. Quiet Ones, Written by Stephen Schroeder (Missouri)
  57. Re-Interview, Written by Nancy Safavi (Washington D.C.)
  58. Redheads Anonymous: Episodes 201 & 202, Written by Elisabeth Ness, Kevin Sebastian, Ed
    Nescot and Megan Sass (New York)
  59. Rehab, Written by Matt Johnson (Oregon)
  60. Seismic Attraction, Written by Irish Johnston (Tennessee)
  61. Sex Objects, Written by Amy Manning (Arkansas)
  62. Sink or Swim, Written by Jake Spencer and Keith Shapiro (New York/California)
  63. Smiling Inside, Written by Thomas Brian Scott (Michigan)
  64. Step By Step, Written by Nathan Zingg (California)
  65. Stumptown Records, Written by Phillip Rios (Oregon)
  66. Tatters, Written by Isaac Levy (Canada)
  67. The Apartment, Written by Amy Garson, Gladys Perez and Melissa Capista (New York)
  68. The Creeper's Lounge, Written by Steven Stark (Pennsylvania)
  69. The Debate, Written by Nicholas Welsch (Minnesota)
  70. The Electric War, Written by Arthur Tiersky (California)
  71. The Mobsters Boss, Written by Dana Maree Olita (California)
  72. The Real Thing, Written by Matthew Papadopoulos (Australia)
  73. The Squeeze, Written by Spencer Mead and Corwin Loach (Texas/Califronia)
  74. The Yoga Retreat, Written by Connie Jean Badrines McGill (Spain)
  75. Thunder Ripper - Pilot, Written by Jeff Walsh (Texas)
  76. Tight-Lipped, Written by Jacqueline Fisher (California)
  77. #TiredOfWinning, Written by Brian Wallace (California)
  78. Twits, Written by Alison Mcgrath (California)
  79. Uncle Franco's Birthday Suit, Written by Lynn H. Elliott (California)
  80. Unmatched, Written by Arthur Tiersky (California)
  81. Victory! This is the year!, Written by Samantha Bringas and Matthew Priestley (New Jersey)
  82. VietCom, Written by Steve Hanisch (New Jersey)
  83. Viral Marketing Event, Written by Stanley Sievers (New York)
  84. Weekend Warriors, Written by Brian McDevitt Jr. (California)
  85. Welcome Back, Lloyd, Written by Isaac Rathbone (New York)
  86. When in Rome, Written by Jeff Naparstek (North Carolina)
  87. Will White, Written by Kayla Cormier (Colorado)
  88. Women by Design, Written by Ginny Hogan (California)
  89. You Are the Youngest, Written by Roi Tamkin (Georgia)
  90. Zombie Fish!, Written by James Treloar (Australia)

 

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Portland Comedy Film Festival Fall 2019 Award Nominations

Film & Video Awards:

 

1) Best Actor Award Nominations

 

2) Best Actress Award Nominations

 

3) Best Animated Film Award Nominations

  • A Big Mission, Directed by Longyin Zhou and Yujie Chen (New York)
  • Bits, Directed by Patrick Jones (New York)
  • Hawkeye Sucks, Directed by Hunter Collins (Canada) - Winner! (Tie)
  • Invaders From Above, Directed by Dano Johnson and Kevin Maher (New York/Texas) - Winner! (Tie)
  • Jacob's Gauntlet, Directed by Frank Gresham (New York)

 

4) Best Cinematography Award Nominations

 

5) Best Comedy Film Award Nominations

 

6) Best Comedy Micro Short Film Award Nominations

 

7) Best Dark Comedy Film Award Nominations

 

8) Best Dark Comedy Micro Short Film Award Nominations

 

9) Best Director Award Nominations

 

10) Best Editing Award Nominations

 

11) Best Ensemble Cast Award Nominations

 

12) Best International Director Award Nominations

 

13) Best International Film Award Nominations


14) Best Mockumentary Film Award Nominations

  • Alien Guy Tim, Directed by Scott Simerly Jr. (California) - Winner!
  • Beets, Directed by August K. Burton (California)
  • Live Like Kobe, Directed by Sebastian Buffa and Damian Wiseman (Illinois)
  • Long Story Short, Directed by Emmanuel Ramos (Canada)
  • Pledge It, Directed by Rachael Sonnenberg (Connecticut)

15) Best Romantic Comedy Film Award Nominations

 

16) Best TV Episode Award Nominations

 

17) Best Oregon Comedy Film Award Nominations

 

18) Best Washington Film Award Nominations

 

19) Best Web Series Micro Short Episode Award Nominations

 

 

20) Best Web Series Episode Award Nominations

 

21) Funniest Music Video Award Nominations

 

22) Most Original Concept Award Nominations

 

Screenplays Awards:

 

1) Best Comedy Feature Length Screenplay Award Nominations

 

2) Best Comedy Short Screenplay Award Nominations

 

3) Best Dark Comedy Feature Length Screenplay Award Nominations

  • Ears, Written by Ryan Costello (Nevada)
  • Miami Gardens, Written by Suzanne Friedman (New York)
  • Oh, my Leo!, Written by Jeff Naparstek (North Carolina)
  • Quiet Ones, Written by Stephen Schroeder (Missouri)
  • The Electric War, Written by Arthur Tiersky (California) - Winner!

 

4) Best Dark Comedy Short Screenplay Award Nominations

 

5) Best International Feature Length Screenplay Award Nominations

  • A Cozy Little Town, Written by Edward Hicklin (Canada)  - Winner
  • Nigel and Moi, Written by Annie Macdonald and Robert B. Mac (Canada)
  • Pick, Written by Bernhard Riedhammer (Germany)
  • Tatters, Written by Isaac Levy (Canada)
  • Zombie Fish!, Written by James Treloar (Australia)

 

6) Best International Short Screenplay Award Nominations

 

7) Best Romantic Comedy Feature Length Screenplay Award Nominations

  • Flaking Out, Written by Tessa Shaffer and Shane Shaffer (Pennsylvania)
  • Love Sick, Written by Sherrill Schmidt (Illinois)
  • Smiling Inside, Written by Thomas Brian Scott (Michigan)
  • Unmatched, Written by Arthur Tiersky (California)
  • When in Rome, Written by Jeff Naparstek (North Carolina) - Winner

 

8) Best Romantic Comedy Short Screenplay Award Nominations

 

9) Best Oregon Feature Length Screenplay Award Nominations

  • Altar Ego, Written by Alexandra Keister (Oregon)
  • Def Sheppard, Written by Alexandra Keister (Oregon)
  • Rehab, Written by Matt Johnson (Oregon) - Winner

 

10) Best Oregon Short Screenplay Award Nominations

 

11) Best TV Episode Full Length Teleplay Award Nominations

 

12) Best TV Episode Short Teleplay Award Nominations

 
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