Past Winners

The Poe Contest
2017 Winners and Finalists

Features:
First Place:
The Odds by Bob Giordano
Second Place:
Supremacy by Rosalyn Rosen
Third Place:
Bride in the Box by Doug Best
Finalist:
Mayday by Jeffrey Thomas
Finalist:
It’s a Job by Emmett Raitt

Shorts:
First Place:
I’ll Have Another by Bill Brock
Second Place:
The Mother Lode by Marc Lalonde
Third Place:
The Crow by Caroline Hoover
Finalist:
Jupiter by Michelle Sarkany
Finalist:
Promised Ones by Rod Hudgins


Burning Love Screenplay Contest Presented by Poe Films
2017 Winners and Finalists

Grand Prize Winner:
Aurora by Travis Opgenorth

Feature Drama:
First Place:
The Salt Box by Robert J. Rogers
Second Place:
If Scars Could Talk by Mallory Frost
Third Place:
Angel of Vengeance by Trevor Munson
Finalist:
In Hyding by Carlos Perez
Finalist:
Quantum State of True Love by Seth Nesenholtz
Finalist:
The Night Before Christmas by Tom Smolko & Meisha Johnson

Feature Comedy:
First Place:
Rule of Love by Howard Schwartz
Second Place:
The Night Before Christmas by Tom Smolko & Meisha Johnson
Third Place:
Dregslist by Karen Tengwald
Finalist:
Go Out with Love by Meredith Hunnikhoven
Finalist:
Science Needs More Rock Stars by Patrick Gamble
Finalist:
The Meat Eaters by Danny Howell

Shorts:
First Place:
Rock, Paper, Sister by Dan Tomasulo
Second Place:
This Cold, Still Place by Mike Messier
Third Place:
The Wedding Present by Martin Blinder
Finalist:
Black Birds by Jae Ferreira-Pinto
Finalist:
Cleansing Acts by Carlos Perez
Finalist:
Releasing Soul by Jeffrey Morin

Teleplays:
First Place:
Son of Kolchak by Randy Gross
Second Place:
Foxglove by Sophie Clark
Third Place:
Hell Hound by Giancarlo Fusi
Finalist:
Everhart by Kaitlin Waymond Dodd
Finalist:
Supernatural by Bonnie Bonaduce