72 Film Fest 2011

BEST SOUND
MAGNIFICENT PIRATE PRODUCTIONS  “ENHANCED THERAPY”
PRIZE: TICKETS TO BECKET AND LYNCH AT CULTURAL ARTS CENTER.

Best Sound Nominees
Connectivity Group – “Remembrance”
Crowded Elevator Pictures  “Ripped Off”
Inescapable Notion  – “Dream Vacation”
Magnificent Pirate Productions  “Enhanced Therapy”

CINEMATOGRAPHYaCONNECTIVITY GROUP – “REMEMBRANCE”
PRIZE: STACK OF AMERICAN CINEMATOGRAPHER MAGAZINES.

Cinematography Nominees
Connectivity Group – “Remembrance”
Missing Link Cinema “5 Five V”
Inescapable Notion  – “Dream Vacation”
Magnificent Pirate Productions  “Enhanced Therapy”
Team Bebop ”

BEST EDITING
INESCAPABLE NOTION  – “DREAM VACATION”
PRIZE: PARLIGHTS PACKAGE.

Best Editing Nominees
Connectivity Group – “Remembrance”
Inescapable Notion  – “Dream Vacation”
Cinegraphic Studios “72 Hours of Smut”
Magnificent Pirate Productions  “Enhanced Therapy”

BEST WRITING
CINEGRAPHIC STUDIOS “72 HOURS OF SMUT”
PRIZE: LIFETIME SUBSCRIPTION TO CREATIVE SCREENWRITING MAGAZINE.

Best Writing Nominees
Holy Mackerel!  “A Twisted Piece of Driftwood”
Cinegraphic Studios “72 Hours of Smut”
Crowded Elevator Pictures  “Ripped Off”
Missing Link Cinema “5 Five V”
MOCHI Productions “Once Upon a Bedtime”

BEST ACTING
CROWDED ELEVATOR PICTURES  “RIPPED OFF”
PRIZE: 1 HOUR HEAD SHOT PHOTO SESSION WITH 1513FOTO.

Best Acting Nominees
Crowded Elevator Pictures  “Ripped Off”
Missing Link Cinema “5 Five V”
Holy Mackerel!  “A Twisted Piece of Driftwood”
LaserStar Entertainment “Checkout”

AVANT GARDE
GROSS – “EVERYTHING:FLAT”

BEST STUDENT
MOCHI PRODUCTIONS “ONCE UPON A BEDTIME”
PRIZE: 4 TICKETS TO MARYLAND ENSEMBLE THEATER AND 72 FILM FEST POSTER SIGNED BY ALL THE TEAMS.

Best Student Nominees

MOCHI Productions “Once Upon a Bedtime”
Crazy Time “The Dangers of Hugging”
The PUNishers “Not Yet”

BEST AMATEUR FILM
CROWDED ELEVATOR PICTURES  “RIPPED OFF”
PRIZE: LIMITED CINESKATES SLIDER SYSTEM.

Best Amateur Film Nominees
Crowded Elevator Pictures  “Ripped Off”
Noticeable Grain Pictures “The Longest Journey”
Dumbfounded “Memoraie Defunctorum”
Holy Mackerel!  “A Twisted Piece of Driftwood”

BEST PRO
INESCAPABLE NOTION  – “DREAM VACATION”
PRIZE: CANON T2I CAMERA ($900 VALUE)

Best Pro Nominees
Inescapable Notion  – “Dream Vacation”
Cinegraphic Studios “72 Hours of Smut”
Missing Link Cinema “5 Five V”
Connectivity Group – “Remembrance”
Magnificent Pirate Productions  “Enhanced Therapy”

BEST OF THE FEST
CONNECTIVITY GROUP – “REMEMBRANCE”
PRIZE: RED EPIC WEEKEND RENTAL SPONSORED BY ARCHAI MEDIA PRODUCTIONS.  72 FILM FEST POSTER SIGNED BY ALL OF THE TEAMS.  SCREENING AT MARYLAND INTERNATIONAL FILMFESTIVAL OCTOBER 13TH-16TH.

Best of the Fest Nominees
Missing Link Cinema “5 Five V”
Connectivity Group – “Remembrance”
Crowded Elevator Pictures  “Ripped Off”
MOCHI Productions “Once Upon a Bedtime”
Inescapable Notion  – “Dream Vacation”

COMMUNICATION CHALLENGE
MATAAS NA BUAAY AND NEVER SHUT UP PRODUCTIONS
PRIZE: 2 TICKETS TO EACH TEAM TO MARYLAND ENSEMBLE THEATRE.

AUDIENCE CHOICE
INESCAPABLE NOTION  – “DREAM VACATION”
PRIZE: AN ENGRAVED IPAD 2 (SPONSORED BY MAC BUSINESS SOLUTIONS)

Meet the Teams of 2011.

2011: 47 Made Movies
13 Pro
22 Amateur
12 Student

Prime Ribs: Teams that have won a 72 Award before under the same team name.
Comebacks: Returning Teams (that have not yet won a 72 Award), or teams comprised of returning participants.
Newbs: Teams completely new to 72 Film Fest.

Attention Teams: Please send links to your previous 72 entries. We will add them to your bio below.

New to 72? Frequently Asked Questions.

MMJ Films/JKI Productionz

Bio: MMJ Films: creates orginal films and crazy videos JKI Productionz: makes anything from music videos to action packed films to comedy sketches. If you want to watch something entertaining check us out on Youtube.
Website:http://www.youtube.com/user/JKIProductionz

Newbs

Directors from the Black Lagoon

Bio: We’re just a group of five guys who like to make movies… good movies, preferably

Newbs

Missing Link Cinema

Bio: Nominated. Never Winners.
Website: www.missinglinkcinema.com

Previous Entries: Le Detective, Eleanor, Falling, Missing 2
Previous Wins: Falling (Writing 2008)

Prime Ribs.

Connectivity Group Productions

Bio: Returning for the 3rd year we look forward to another long weekend, little to no sleep, and getting to see all the other fantastic entries!
Website: www.CGLLCproductions.com

Previous Entries: Wish, Mouse Eye View
Previous Wins: Wish (2010 – Best of the Fest, Writing, Cinematography) Mouse Eye View (2009 Best of the Fest, Acting)

Prime Ribs.

Great Vengeance & Furious Anger

Bio: First time entrant, but longtime fan. Looking forward to the exciting weekend, and plan to bring “Great Vengeance & Furious Anger” to the Fest.
Website: http://www.ecnalvideo.com

Newbs

Pecos Bill and the Wranglers

Bio: Get out your dusty boots and saddle up the horses, cuz Pecos Bill and the Wranglers are coming to town. We are looking forward to the shoot out with all of the talented teams. Good luck everyone

Previous Entries: The Great Adventure, Introduction, Hearts, Trees and Cardboard Dreams, White Flags
Previous Wins: Hearts, Trees and Cardboard Dreams (2008 Head of the Class, Audience Choice, Raise the Roof), White Flags (2007 Head of the Class)

Prime Ribs.

Laserstar Entertainment

Bio: Laserstar is back for the sixth year. We combined with Cineplex to create a dynamic team to work on this year’s film entry.
Website: http://www.vimeo.com/vanbuskirk

Previous Entries: The Switch, God Pencils, Daze, Witness, Man and Wife
Previous Wins: God Pencils (Challenge, Music, Editing), Witness (Editing)

Prime Ribs

Que Sera, Sera

Bio: It’s time to double down and deliver the goods.

Comebacks

Team Pancakes

Bio: Like breakfast, only better.

Newbs

CineGraphic Studios

Bio: This past year shorts from CineGraphic Studios have screened in nearly 30 film festivals worldwide, including the Chicago International Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival, LA Comedy Shorts, Boston Underground and Raindance.
Website:
www.CGSfilms.com

Previous Entries:Forbidden Images (2007), (2008), The Nightmares of Edgar Allan Potato Head (2009), Red Shoes (2010)
Previous Wins:
The Nightmares of Edgar Allan Potato Head (2009 Poe Challenge and Raise the Roof)

Prime Ribs

Team Bebop

Bio: Team Bebop is here to continue in the tradition of Dizzy and Spike.

Prime Ribs

Previous Entry: Beans
Previous Wins: Beans (2010 Costume, Music, Raise the Roof)

The Magnificent Pirate Productions

Bio: He says the air is salty and I nod. The beach is gray, humid. We’re drinking from a handle of rum and when a group of girls pass we offer it to them and they accept. The girls are tan but they have sad eyes, and when one of them smiles at him I feel something that alarmingly registers as jealously until I notice her crooked teeth. I sigh and light a cigarette. The music gets louder. Once, I knew where it was coming from but now…

Comebacks

Kennedy Productions

Bio:

Newbs

Inescapable Notion Films

Bio:

Newbs

Amateur

1RMC

Bio: Just having some fun.

Previous Entries: The Sorceress’ Apprentice(s)

Comebacks

 

Quicksilver Cinema

Bio: We’re a new team, forged from the bits and pieces left over from other teams from previous years.

Comebacks.

Bright Boy Alert

Bio: Animation Plagued!

Previous Entries: Faith (2007 Finalist), A Self Made Man (2008 Finalist) The Gold Bug Caper (2009 Finalist), Crimebuster’s Last Stand (2010)

Comebacks

Gross.

Bio: We were gross, and now we are not… Clearly.

Previous Entries: Þakka þér, Þú ert velkomin, Stjörnuleikur

Comebacks.

RhythImages

Bio: Going solo this year, hoping this maiden voyage ends better than Titanic’s.
Website: www.rhythimages.com

Previous Entries:

Comebacks.

Film Lovables

Bio: We used to be Newman/Nixon, but now we are what we love. Can\’t wait to see what happens this year!
Website: www.filmlovables.com

Previous Entries: Mart-E

Comebacks.

Dumbfounded

Bio: Im a recent Graduate From the University of North Carolina. And this is my first festival.
Website: www.dumbfoundedproductions.com

Newb.

Hemmed Up Dot Com

Bio: Mix 9 liquors in a beer mug, making sure there are equal amounts of each. Top off the rest of the mug with beer – a stout is recommended. Comedy ensues.
Website: http://www.hemmedup.com

Newb.

Nas-t Productions

Bio: Nas-t productions returns for a 3rd year. Our dedicated squad of would be auters is going to put the psyched back in psychedelic, and hopefully craft a film that will make you question your sanity, your self worth, and perhaps even the nature of time and

Comebacks

Mataas Na Buhay

Bio: Once the FredROCK Crew, then Endless Scummer Films, now something even more ridiculous. WE’RE BACK!

Previous Entries: Squeeze (2006), Goodness Shouts, Evil Whispers (2007) Bigger Than All of Us (2008), WOOLGATHERING (2009), Frog on the Mountain(2010),

Previous Wins: Squeeze(2006 best writing)

Comebacks

Never Shut Up Productions

A Team Biographical Poem: Our camera’s rather primitive. Screen writing skills we lack. Everyone’s directing, Because no one wants to act. Where other teams are visionaries, Crafters’ of illusion. We are just a family Who share filmmaking delusions.

Comebacks

Crowded Elevator Pictures

Bio: Hodgepodge team of old classmates, coworkers, bandmates, and friends/strangers. Past competitor in film fests that limit teams to 48 hours. New competitor in this fest that grants the freedom of 72 hours. Looking forward to the extra 24 hours of breathing room in this crowded
elevator. People are starting to smell.

Website: http://www.crowdedelevatorpictures.com/

Newbs

Mysteries of History

Bio: all we wanted to do was play baseball…

Newbs

Noticeable Grain Productions

Bio: Go with the Grain.

Previous Entries: Billy (2010)
Previous Wins: Billy (Avant Garde)

Prime Ribs

Community Productions

Bio: A crazy group enjoying the digital and video age of our generation.

Comebacks

Ten10

Bio:

Comebacks

Phanovt Philms

Bio: Trying to create entertaining entertainment using entertainers. Phanovt Philms started when Jeff graduated school and wanted to start applying his overpriced education to his underfunded brain to create moments of hilarity.
Website:
http://www.youtube.com/user/phanovt

Newbs

Right Eye Open Productions

Bio:
Website:

Newbs

Bald Red Rex Productions

Bio: A couple of people who like bald red T-rexs…….and who would like to eventually incorporate one into a movie.

Newbs

Holy Mackerel!

Bio: Giant Sharks? Not exactly. But there’s something fishy about this team.

Comebacks

Ah Muh Face

Bio: Offending old people since 2002!

Comebacks

Students

Short Fuse Films

Bio: This group of young creative minds from Severna Park exploded onto the scene last year with their reimagining of “Jack and the Beanstalk” which made it to the finals. After a year of building and refining their filmmaking technique, they’re back and ready to blow your minds!

Website: http://www.youtube.com/Sh0rtFuseFilms

Previous Entries: Beanstalk (2010 Finalist)

Comebacks

MOCHI Productions

Bio: Mochi Productions has been crewing together for the past summer, working on multiple films, primarily films made for 48 and 72 hour competitions much like this one.

Newbs

The PUNishers

Bio: The PUNishers are a group of high school film students from Arlington Public Schools and the Arlington Public School Career Center, who have won such awards as 5th in the nation for SkillUSA Broadcast News, 1st in the state of Virginia for SkillsUSA speci

Newbs

Peacock Global

Bio: We’re a brand new team that has just formed to participate for the first time in this year’s event. Our team currently has two students: one student from Hood College and the other from FCC. By event time, our team may include a Montgomery College students

Newbs

Beyond the Pale

Bio: Frederick High School students coming back for the second year, this time to (hopefully) win it big!
Website:
youtube.com/beyondthepaleprod

Previous Entries: Princess and the Pea (2010)

Comebacks

Stepdad Productions

Bio: Diverse group of friends that love to make movies.

PrimeRibs

Double D Bra Broductions

Bio: The reason we call ourselves Double D Bra is because of the original members of the team. Their first letters of their names spelled out DDBRA, and it just went from there. We are spontaneous when it comes to movie ideas, but we can turn out good material

Website: www.doubledbra.webs.com

Newbs

Directors from the Black Lagoon

Bio: We’re just a group of five guys who like to make movies… good movies, preferably

Newbs

Crazy Time

Bio:

Newbs

Turbo Duck Productions

Bio: Who is Turbo Duck? A group of friends trying out the 72 for the first time. We’ve got a lot to learn, but we’re up to the challenge!

Newbs

Home Video Productions

Bio: A collection of filmmaking machines and demigods from Shepherd University led by the charming Matt Richards.
Website:

Prime Ribs