Judges:  John C. McGinley, Alan Zweibel, Leslie Glenn Chesloff, Catherine Scorsese, Laraine Brennan Barach, Amy McGovern, Donna Davis, Andrew Permison, Kathi Hecht, Victoria Plummer, Judith Kramer.

Sponsors:  The Gonnella Team, New York Film Academy, Towne Realty Group, Investors Bank, Popcorn Indiana, JP Morgan Chase, The Farscht Family, The Goldberg Family, All Media Consultants, Rick Gray, Bimer Family, Simon & John Westfall-Kwong, Kitchen Expressions, PNC Bank, The Russo Family, Michelle Schonhorn.

Films:  “Nowadays” by Larry Yu; “The Art of Writing” by Emma Quong; “Soar” by Jeremy Hochman; “Paper” by Alex Derosa; “Neverland” by Max Retik; “The Music of My Life” by Kevin Wang; “This Is Me” by Julia Newman; “Project Graduation” by Dan Abrams; “Lapse” by Jasen Azis; “Manhattan In The Mountains” by Matthew Weintraub; “Goldfish” by Thomas Singer.