2009 KIDS FIRST! Best Winners


  PalmerVision Award  
Special Honoree Chris Kientz
Place  Title Producer/Distributor
  Feature Film, Ages 2-5  
1 Elmo's Christmas Countdown Sesame Workshop & Genius Products
  Series, Ages 2-5  
1 Sesame Street Sesame Workshop & Genius Products
2 Stuart Little Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
3 Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!  Anchor Bay Entertainment
  Feature Film, Ages 5-8  
1 Barbie Presents: Thumbelina Universal Studios Home Entertainment
2 Barbie In A Christmas Carol Universal Studios Home Entertainment
3 Barbie And The Diamond Castle Universal Studios Home Entertainment
3 Blue Elephant, The Genius Products
  Feature Animated Film, Ages 5-12  
1 Dragon Hunters (Chasseurs De Dragons) Phase 4 Films Inc. 
2 Igor Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
3 Swan Princess 2 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
  Feature Live Action  Film, Ages 5-12  
1 Meet Dave Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2 Beethoven's Big Break Universal Studios Home Entertainment
3 City Of Ember Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
  Feature Film, Ages 8-12  
1 Dr. Dolittle: Million Dollar Mutts Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2 Roxy Hunter: Myth Of The Mermaid Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
3 Luna: Spirit Of The Whale Phase 4 Films Inc.
  Feature Film, Ages 12-18  
1 Legally Blondes Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2 Love Takes Wing Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
  Independent Short, Ages 0-2  
1 Mr. Snail: Butterfly Baby TV Channel
2 Emma's Theatre: France Baby TV Channel
3 Cuddlies: Where Is Everyone Baby TV Channel
  Short Shorts Ages 2-5  
1 Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! Weston Woods
2 Firefly And The Stars, The Lighthbug Productions
3 Art Weston Woods
  Shorts, Ages 2-5  
1 Bali - My New Friend Mateo Planet Nemo 
2 Magic Woods, The: The Monarch Butterfly Matthew Craig
3 Adventures Of Walker And Ping Ping: Little Emperor LLC
  Independent Short Shorts, Ages 5-8  
1 Once Upon A Tide Center For Health And The Global Environment
2 Plastic Perils Of The Pacific, The Brandon Strathmann
3 Billy The Squid Artisans PR
  Independent Short, Animated, Ages 5-8  
1 Zap Squad And The Sands Of Time Digital Tap LLC
2 Lokum: The Turkish Delight Compugraf
3 Tomboy Barb Taylor
3 Heart Full Of Love Phoenix Shakti Productions
  Independent Short, Live Action, Ages 5-8  
1 Tooth Fairy Craig Addison
2 Alex's Halloween Daniel Persitz
3 Magic Ball, The Serena Kinchla
  Short, Ages 5-8  
1 Ish Weston Woods
2 Very Brave Witch, A Weston Woods
3 Otto Runs For President Weston Woods
  Series, Ages 5-8  
1 Jacob Two Two Qubo
2 Wordgirl Scholastic Entertainment
3 3-2-1 Penguins!  Qubo
  Music Video, Ages 5-8  
1 Trout Fishing In America: My Best Day TFIA/AETN
2 Gustafer Yellowgold's Have You Never Been Yellow Apple-Eye Productions
  Independent Feature, Ages 5-8  
1 Heidi 4 Paws: A Furry Tale 4 Paws Entertainment
2 Hidden Treasure Of Wompkee Wood Wompkee, LLC
3 No-Sit List Society Entertainment
3 Veggie Tales: Abe And The Amazing Promise Big Idea Productions, Inc.
  Independent Short, Ages 5-12  
1 Bookbox Stories From Around The World Master Communications
2 Goin' Up Flexitoon
3 Mouse Bride, The Pan Asian Publications
  Educational Short, Ages 5-12  
1 Riddle In A Bottle, The Sisbro Studios
2 Bugworld Al Waller
3 Captain Jon Adventure - Sharks: Knights Of The Sea Status Productions
  Short, Ages 5-12  
1 Goosebumps: The Scarecrow Walks At Midnight Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2 Henry's Freedom Box Weston Woods
3 Grandfather's Journey Weston Woods
  Independent Feature, Ages 5-12  
1 Velveteen Rabbit Anchor Bay Ent & Feature Films Families
2 Stars In The Estuary, The Isla Films
3 Etienne! Jeff Mizushima
  Educational Short, Ages 8-12  
1 Dig Into History With California Jones: Gold Rush Royal Highway 
2 March On! The Day My Brother Martin Changed The World Weston Woods
3 Medieval Times In China And Beyond Teaching For Thinking, Inc. 
  Independent Animated Short Shorts, Ages 8-12  
1 Happy Duckling, The Gili Dolev
2 Legend Of Ol' Goldie Matthew Snyman
3 Fridge (Lednice), The Punk Films
  Independent Live Action Short Shorts, Ages 8-12  
1 Alba/Dawn Giorgia Farina
2 Ruben's Cube Dianne Janes
3 Free To Good Home William Donurama
  Independent Short, Ages 8-12  
1 Girl Who Cried Flowers, The Auryn
2 Milagros Alberto Mares
3 Adina's Deck: The Case Of The Plagiarized Paper DMH Productions
  Music Video, Ages 8-12  
1 Yes To Running! Bill Harley Live Round River Procuctions
  Independent Feature, Ages 8-12  
1 Finn On The Fly Amaze Film & TV
2 Imaginary Summer Spinky Films
3 All Roads Lead Home  Anchor Bay Entertainment
  Independent Short, Ages 12-18  
1 La Lune Kyung-Hee Shon
2 Life's Journey James N Bowman
3 How To Be Popular John Dilley
  Independent Feature, Ages 12-18  
1 Imagine A School…Summerhill Reflections Media
2 Jahmol's Vision For Youth Peace Tony Bennis
3 Pollen Nation Singeli Agnew & Joshua Fisher
  Special Award For Peter G.  
1 Thump It! Stomp It! And His Previous Films Peter Gundling
  Student Production, Middle School  
1 Truth And Dare Orange Studio
2 Transatlantique Lucas Foster
3 In Search Of Captain Kidd Caleb Baechtold
  Student Production, High School  
1 Conflict In The Middle Table Ben Michael Diamont
2 Untouchable Jack Hestin And Justin Levine
3 Thoughts In A Hijab Reel Grrls
  Student Animation  Production, College  
1 One Seed Zachary Ruef
2 Beatless Nick Kelly Morrison
3 Walking With Grandpa Holly Thorstad
  Student Production, College  
1 Drama Kids, The  Danny Diaz
2 My Homework Ate My Dog Crystal Page
3 Mystery Badge Rafael Barreiro
  Student Production, College International  
1 Jigsaw Girl Trinni Franke
2 Galactic Girls Claudia Vasquez Ramirez
3 What Georgia Doesn't Know Katelnd Griffin
Screenplay For Ages 2-5  
1 Elliot Moose: The Windy Creature Katarzyna Kochany
Screenplay For Ages 5-8  
1 Kheng Kheng Crocodile  Donna Lisa
2 Lila Lymphocyte Saves The Day Dana Wax
3 Space Race R. Schweiger and J. Cohen
Screenplay For Ages 8-12  
1 Magical Kingdom Of Naga  Tanya Klein
2 George The Dragonslayer Heather Resatz
3 Saardu: The Adventure Begins Carma Dillon
Screenplay For Ages 12-18  
1 Futureball  Richard Guimond
2 Ghost Sonata: The Winged Bridge Jamie Read
2 Joe: The Greatest Story Never Told Michael Kehoe
3 Hickory Horse, The Vicki Bartholomew
3 Hunatics Club, The Jennifer Martin



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