Much of this is copied verbatim from the 'unofficial' announcement thread
, as the poster did a good job. Few minor corrections, but that's it.
Best Romance: "Waking Hour"
by Random Destination Studios(Koopiskeva) Vienna Tang "Gravity" / Beyond the Clouds, The Place Promised to us in our Youth
Best Drama: "Poltergeist"
by Animetric Productions
Hillary Duff "Fly" / Revolutionary Girl Utena (Movie)
Best Upbeat: "ADVentures in Translation"
by RogueIntellect Productions
DJ Bobo "Chihuahua" / Azumanga Daioh
Best Comedy: "Ramen, Feel Great"
by Dark Side Productions
Turnpike Films "Nutri-Grain Commercial Audio" / Naruto
Best Action: "De-seed"
X-ray dog "Dethroned" / Appleseed (2004)
Best Live Action: "Another Try" by Kusoyaro Prodcutions (not available at a-m-v.org)
Stellastarr* (untitled) / Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Best Twisted: "They're Out to Get You" by WATEFU ever (not yet available at a-m-v.org)
Jem "They" / Paranoia Agent
Best Horror: "Lurid Enchantment"
by IcyCloud of Aqua Sky Productions
Silent Hill 4 OST / Le Portrait De Petit Cossette
Joseph Campbell Memorial Character Profile: "I Walk Alone"
by Michael LaBrie & Meri Cantoni Green Day "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" / Various
Best Timing/Sync: "Things Have Changed"
by KwaiChang & Dark-Krystal
Bob Dylan "Things Have Changed" / Cowboy Bebop - Knocking on Heaven's Door
Best Dance: "The Spirit of the Stage"
Move "Destiny" / Kaleido Star
Best Technical: "Fiction" by Metro Prods. (not yet available at a-m-v.org)
E-Nomine "Das Omen" / Various
Best Artistic Endeavor: "Sweet Revenge"
Incubus "New Skin" / Gankutsuou (Count of Monte Cristo)
Best Trailer: "Ace Combat Zero Trailer #3"
Keiki Kobayashi "The Unsung War", "Final Flight" & "Ace Combat 5" game audio / Macross Zero
Best Sentimental: "FLC AL"
by Aquiline Studios (Cyanna)
Paul Simon "Call Me Al" / FLCL
GRAND PRIZE (Best In Show): "Always Hardcore"
Scooter "One" / FMA
(The following awards could not be screened during the AMV awards due to content or time restrictions.)
Best Sick: "I Like Bukakke" by Chaosprojects (unavailable at a-m-v.org)
Dog House "I Like Bukakke" / Various
Best Implied Action: "Maybe It's a Euphemism?" by thefinalact.net (unavailable at a-m-v.org)
Billy Idol "Dancing With Myself" / Beautiful Agony
Best Gratuitous Violence: "DeadWhite" by Khameleon808 (unavailable at a-m-v.org)
White Zombie "More Human than Human" / Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Best Parody: "Full Metal Persacom"
Full Metal Jacket "Sgt. Hartman speech" / Chobits
Best Instrumental: "Scenic Study - Mononoke Hime"
by Studio Tarentella
Patrick O'Hearn "Delicate" / Princess Mononoke
Best Action: "Zetsumo" by AuN Prods. (not yet available at a-m-v.org)
#20 / Ayumi Hamasaki "Game" / Naruto
Best Artistic Endeavor: "View to a Kill"
by Vlad Pohnert
#13 / Duran Duran "A View To a Kill" / City Hunter, Sailor Moon
Best Character Profile: "Searching"
by Premonition Studios
#4 / Day of Fire "Jacob's Dream" / Wolf's Rain
Best Comedy: "The Purpose of Persocoms"
by Wired Knight Prods.
#44 / Avenue Q (OCR) "The Internet (Is For Porn)" / Chobits
Best Dance: "Beyond Rhythm" by Aqua Sky Prods. (not yet available at a-m-v.org)
#47 / Bust A Move "Uwasa No Capoeira" / Various
Best Drama: "Caught in the Crossfire"
by Hoshizora Prods.
#27 / Buffalo Springfield "For What It's Worth" / Macross Zero
Best Horror: "Mayumi's Daughter"
by Jani Kauppila
#37 / Krzysztof Komeda "Rosemary's Baby (Main Title) / Boogiepop Phantom, Rosemary's Baby
Best Instrumental: "Theme to Dr. Pyser"
by More Than Toast Prods.
#28 / Ben Folds Five "Dr. Pyser" (Theme) / Read Or Die
Best Lip-Sync: "Bride of Berserk"
by Studio Hybrid
#43 / Stephen Sondheim "Bring Me My Bride" / Berserk
Best Oldschool: "Astro Boy Forever"
by Graven Image
#2 / Indigo Girls "Go" / Astro Boy, Metropolis
Best Romance: "Standing Still"
by Cousin & I Prods.
#55 / The Postal Service "Against All Odds" / Maison Ikkoku
Best Sentimental: "Love Burns Brighter"
by AtomX Prods.
#21 / Aqualung "Brighter Than Sunshine" / Laputa
Best Trailer: "Eikoden Trailer"
by Aquiline Studios (Scintilla)
#46 / DJ Amuro "A (DDR Extreme Version)" / Fushigi Yugi Eikoden
Best Fun/Upbeat, Best Technical, BEST IN SHOW:
by Istiv Studios
#39 / Wiseguys "Ooh La La!", Weezer "Island in the Sun" / Various
Brad DeMoss - "Signal to Noise" - Peter Gabriel - Signal to Noise - Jin Roh
DMRA - "Master of Puppets" - Metallica - Master of Puppets - X TV
Bui Brothers Videos - "Beg4Life" - DR Mario - Beg 4 Life - Various
Studio Tarantella - "Silent Memory" - Mychael Danna - Deirdre of the Sorrows - Graveyard of the Fireflies, WW2 Documentry
MindWarp - "HEX" - At the Drive-IN - Non Zero Possibility - Lain
Meri Cantoni - "Ready" - The Starting Line - Ready - Kaleido Star
Baka Deshi Productions - "Willy Wonka's Petshop" - Charlie and the Chocoolate Factory Trailer - Petshop of Horrors
thefinalact.net - "New York's Lament" - Richard Swift - The Novelist - Big O
Alberto Gonzalez - "Do You See" - Metallica - Prince Charming - Paranoia Agent
Dan Lu - "Holiday" - Green Day - Holiday - Casshern.mpg
Ryan Molina - "This video kicks ass" - Linkin Park - Points of Authority - Various
JACQMART Yann - "Jihaku" - Foo Fighters - Best of You - Various - Blind.mpg
AnimeBelle Studios, and Wasted Days & Wasted Nights Productions - "Almost Paradise" - Loverboy - Almost Paradise - Wolf's Rain - .mpg
DSP - "Fanboy Agony" - Chug Wagner - Agony - GTO and Goldenboy
Marisa Panaccio - "Don't Smoke Spot before Bedtime" - Butthole Surfers - Whatever - Texhnolyze
Lostboy - Rainbow Connection - Utah Sate That One Choir - Rainbow Connection - Various
The challengers Meri & Mike defeated the long-standing Iron Chef Hsien Lee.
Fan Favorite Award goes to
for the video “Jihaku”
to the song “Best of You” by the Foo Fighters
to footage from various Anime
Guest and Staff Awards:
MCWagner of “Artificial Suns” gives the
“The Poetry of Image” Award
to W.T. Snacks of Studio Cookie Thievery
for the video “Lament of a Childkiller”
to the song “Befriend a Childkiller” by Venetian Snares
to footage from Hitsuji No Uta
Lee Webster gives the
“I swear I’m not Emo” Award
and Brad “AtomX” Backofen gives the
“*emo cry*” Award
to Michael “Vegetto” LaBrie & Meri Cantoni
for their video “Fake”
to the song “The Places You Have Come to Fear the Most” by Dashboard Confessional
to footage from His and Her Circumstances
Omar Jenkins gives the
“Most Otaku Nostalgia” Award
and Meri Cantoni gives the
“Super Awesome Nostalgia” Award
and Jeff Heller gives the
“Best Video I Should Have Done First” Award
to Robert Babcock’s video
“Bouncing Through the Years: A Gainax Tribute”
to the song “Megaman” by DJ Otzi
to footage from various Gainax titles
Vlad Pohnert gives his
AWA Guest Award to
Tim "doki doki" Park
for his video "Feline Fantasy"
to the song "Catnip Dream" by Shonen Knife
to footage from Kimagure Orange Road
Sotero “Mexican Junior” Lopez gives his
AWA Guest Award
To AnimeBelle Studios and Wasted Days & Wasted Nights Productions
For their video “Almost Paradise”
to the song of the same name by Loverboy
to footage from Wolf’s Rain
Tim Park gives the
“Cuteness Conquers All” Award
to Laura Emery
for her video “TheDogYouUp”
to the song “Little Potato” by Dalglish Malcolm
to footage from the TV series Air
Mike Barranti gives the
“I Felt Threatened” Award
to Alex Traplin for his video
“Rock Singer, Classical Vocalist, Weird Alien Herder”
to the song “Bach: Musette” by Yo Yo Ma & Bobby McFerrin
to footage from Excel Saga
Ryan Molina gives the
“I am Jack’s Award” Award
to Brian “ChaosProjects” Meekins
for his video “Azu-Fight”
to audio from the trailer to “Fight Club”
to footage from Azumanga Daioh
Michael “Vegetto EX” LaBrie gives the
“THIS is Story!” Award
to Ryan “Castor Troy” Molina
for his video “A Ninja’s Redemption”
to the song “Numb” by Linkin Park
to footage from the animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Carlos Corral of Mindwarp Entertainment gives the
to Ryan “Castor Troy” Molina
for his video “This video kicks ass”
to the song “Points of Authority” by Linkin Park
to footage from various Jim Carrey films
Lostcrack Productions gives the
“Blatant Corporate Sponsorship” Award
to Raymond “badmartialarts” Rabke
for his video “What Lain Bought on e-Bay”
to the song “e-Bay” by Weird Al Yankovic
to footage from Serial Experiments Lain
thefinalact.net (aka Jbone) gives the
“No, you don’t totally suck” Award
to Brad DeMoss
for his video “Signal to Noise”
to the song of the same name by Peter Gabriel
to footage from Jin Roh
Hsien Lee of Kusoyaro Productions gives his
AWA Guest Award
and Julian “Beowulf” Milo gives the
to Mike “Studio KZ” Barranti
for his video “Burning Fashion”
to the song “Fashion” by David Bowie
to footage from Cromartie Highschool
Tim “Fluxmeister” Stair gives the
“Dusk of the Destroyers” Award
to Julian "Beowulf" Milo
for the video “Dead to the World”
to songs from the "Antichrist Superstar" Album by Marilyn Manson
to footage from Various Anime
Danny Wilson of Demon Seal Productions gives the
“Meancon 2005” Award
to All Texas Editors
Willem “Wonka” Milo gives the
“Hard Ass Splinter” Award
to Ryan “Castor Troy” Molina
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