This category is for the best single viral video on YouTube. The video must have been uploaded in 2009 to qualify, because we started nominations in January of 2010. Remember, these choices came from your nominees and your votes.
Your Reader's Choice award goes to Fede Alvarez's video Panic Attack! An excellent choice. This low budget special effects short shows just how far a determined director can go with only a budget of $300. This YouTube video earned the Uruguayan producer a $30 million dollar Hollywood contract, becoming a YouTube dream come true.
Here's how your votes broke down:
- Ataque de Pánico! (Panic Attack!) 41%
- Muppet Bohemian Rhapsody 28%
- Susan Boyle's Audition for Britain's Got Talent (now set to private by the original uploader) 17%
- United Breaks Guitars 7%
- Doctor/Jack Bad Romance Spoof 5%
Congratulations, Fede Alvarez and Panic Attack! for your Reader's Choice Award.