Adam Carolla And C.J. Wilson To Judge Jalopnik Film Festival Contest

Comedian/filmmaker Adam Carolla will join car enthusiast/pitcher C.J. Wilson, filmmaker Jeff Zwart, and television personality Spike Feresten as judges for the third annual Jalopnik Film Festival’s short film contest. The submission deadline is August 20th so submit soon. » 8/10/15 10:08am 8/10/15 10:08am

Get Your Inspiration For Submitting To The Jalopnik Film Festival Here

Proponents of the finer things in life and haters of even numbers High Snobiety recently asked auteur automotive filmmaker Chris Kippenberger what his 9 all time favorite car clips were. Then, they harnessed the power of the internet and made the 9 clips available for all of us to watch. Pretty darn nice of them if I… » 8/07/15 3:02pm 8/07/15 3:02pm

The Third Jalopnik Film Festival Is Going To LA, Baby

Fast cars. Good weather. Movie stars. The third Jalopnik Film Festival is coming up and we’re going to Los Angeles, i.e. an ideal place to enjoy a roadster. We’re combining the best features of the first two festivals to create two days of automotive cinema you’re never going to want to forget. » 7/17/15 12:30pm 7/17/15 12:30pm

'Ignition' Captures That Moment When We Become Car Enthusiasts

I think many of us can remember that moment when the spark plug in our mind hits that perfect mixture of oxygen and gasoline and our brain suddenly fills with visions of all the cars we want and never leaves. The short film 'Ignition,' which won the Volvo Cars-sponsored short film contest, captures that moment… » 11/14/14 3:50pm 11/14/14 3:50pm

APEX Wins Jalopnik Film Festival Audience Choice Award, Piston Trophy

The accounting firm of Dewey, Cheatham, & Howe has reviewed the results from last week's film festival (i.e. added up the cards) and we're proud to announce that APEX: The Story Of The Hypercar is the winner of our first ever Audience Choice Award. Please come pick it up, fellas, this piston is heavy. » 11/12/14 2:08pm 11/12/14 2:08pm

Buckle Up And Watch The Official Trailer For The 2014 Jalopnik Film Festival

The second annual Jalopnik Film Festival, presented by Volvo Cars, will feature ten films, in five languages, shot on three continents, representing 110 years of the automobile. Here's the official trailer with bits and pieces from all of the selected films. Come back tomorrow for a few more exciting announcements. » 11/03/14 2:11pm 11/03/14 2:11pm