As many of you know, we launched a short-film competition with Grolsch earlier this year called Parameter—so named because each film was required to follow some very particular rules. Well, we promised we’d announce the 15 winners (including the five finalists, who will be flown to Chicago this Friday) a while back, and they’re finally here. The top five finishers—each has won $1500, and one will win an additional $10k—are embedded below, in alphabetical order. The grand-prize winner will be announced at the Parameter awards event (and yes, it’ll be a surprise for the winner). In addition to these five, there were 10 other cash-prize winners, and the top 15 have their own YouTube playlist if you want to watch them all. Thanks to everyone who entered; we had a difficult time narrowing the great entries down, and we’re looking forward to what you come up with next year! Without further ado, here are the top five:
The Adventures Of Craig by Adam Rosenberg
The Anal Probes by Cole McKee
The Ballad Of Oscar Homeslice by Ted Kindig
An Historical Fiction: The Moon Landing by Tom Rittenhouse
Snooze by Alex Jacobs
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