This year's finalists (with descriptions from the contest website) are:
Kurt Kuenne's Slow -- A traffic safety worker is accidentally caught in the background of a newspaper photo, and his life is changed forever.
Levni Yilmaz's Tales of a Mere Existence: Conversation -- A simple trip to the video store can bring up EVERYTHING that's wrong with your relationship.
Edward McGinty's Morning Fall -- A mysterious man wakes up on the side of the road, injured and confused. Where will he end up when he can't find his way home?
Bob Giovanelli's Tis The Season -- A little girl is disappointed to learn that Santa Claus is on a break-but she soon stumbles on a somewhat unorthodox replacement.
Robert Kirbyson's Ctrl Z -- When a computer malfunctions, an office loner takes full advantage of the chance to magically undo a lifetime of regrets.
All the entries are quite good ... go watch them for yourself and tell us which you like the best. You have until January 15 to get your votes in!