ATL Short Cuts Film Contest Winners Announed

Creative Loafing and the Atlanta Film Festival are proud to announce the winners of the ATL Short Cuts Film Contest. These three films will screen at the 2011 Atlanta Film Festival.  

The Critics have decided, and the Viewers have made their choice.

The Viewer's Choice Award goes to ...

"Sippin' on Sunday"

Hailing from Emory University, this eclectic group of filmmakers live to make films about the city they LOVE, and asked Atlanta to imagine if we could buy liquor on Sundays!

Critics Choice Runner-Up Award goes to ...

"Gnome, or Mr. Nice Guy"

Film Crush Collective is a cooperative filmmaking organization founded by Joseph Lawsky and Leslie Neal, and in this film, a lost phone unites two nerds on one magical night.

And the big winner, for the Critics Choice First Place Award, the prize goes to ...


Zombie Cat Productions are a group of friends that when not producing their stop-motion webseries "Orgazimation," have channeled their love of Atlanta and of horror movies into a website about both. In this film, a happy claymation clown finds out you just can't please everyone.

Watch all the ATL Short Cuts Film Entries