2011, HD, 20 min.
(West Coast Premiere, DWF 2012)
Writer/Dir: Elias Benavidez | Prod: Allison Vanore | Cast: Christie
Lynn Smith, Griffin Gluck
his father's absence, an imaginative boy attempts to prove to his disbelieving
mother that the monster beneath his bed is real.
BUMP IN THE NIGHT
2010, HD, 2 min. (WORLD Premiere, DWF 2010 - 2 Minute, 2 Step)
Dir: Pang-Ni Landrum, Ian Vogt • Writer: Pang-Ni Landrum •
Prods: Pang-Ni Landrum , Jason Weissbrod • Exec. Prods: Leslee Scallon,
Michael Trent • Cast: Jordan Savage, Ian Vogt
A loving couple’s evening gets sidetracked by the arrival of an
DANCE OF TWO
2009, Super16, 16 min. (WORLD Premiere, DWF 2009)
Andre Hoven • Writers: Andre Hoven, Sabine Purviance • Prod:
Cast: Robert Keiper, Cheryl Dent
The story of Ray, a recently retired entrepreneur and Sylvia, his
thirty year younger girlfriend. Ray, after fulfilling the American dream
and living the life everybody dreams of, now struggles with the reality
of what comes thereafter. Trying to make sense of his new existence he
seeks love and understanding in Sylvia who is not able to give Ray the
love he needs. A Dance of Two is a movie about the search for love, happiness
and the acceptance of reality at the end.
2010, 35mm, 12 min.
(WORLD Premiere, DWF 2010)
Brandon Dexter • Story By: John Kaiine
Cast: Kevin Mahoney
guilt ridden lover reaches deep into his past for forgiveness, but must
first atone for the scars of neglect and addiction he left behind.
DAY IN THE LIFE OF YOUR CATS
2012, HD, 7 min.
(WORLD Premiere, DWF 2012 - Audience Award)
Writer: Dan Greenberger | Dir: Jeffrey Williams | Prods: Jeffrey Williams,
Dan Greenberger | Cast: Zachariah
Palmer, Ryan Tutton, Todd Everett, Jackson Bond, Jr., Mary Mack
exactly do your cats do all day long? What's going on in their furry
little heads? And what do they really think of you? Meet Johnny and
Jack, a couple of hipster housecats brimming with feline attitude and
boundless egos. Get a cat's eye view of the world as they defy their
owner, battle their rivals, and soldier onward in the endless quest
for wet food.
2008, RED, 15 min. (WORLD Premiere, DWF 2009)
Tori Garrett • Writer: Sharlene Lea'uanae• Prod: Sally Madgwick
Cast: Jacki Mison, Margi Brown Ash, Nicholas Cooper, Chris Betts
Mekala, a mentally handicapped girl, who’s lived her life under
the cover of her mum’s unconventional wings, attends her mother’s
funeral. No longer in her mother’s care, the family have decided
to commit Mekala to an institution. Mekala seems oblivious and incapable
of challenging her planned fate, but in an impromptu moment she delivers
a heart rendering eulogy that causes her family, and the rest of the ‘funeral
mob’, to reconsider not only their decision but their 'black and
white' view of the world.
GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND
2012, HD, 7 min.
(WORLD Premiere, DWF 2012)
Writer/Dir/Prod: Mike Testin | Cast: Kelly
Polk, Jade Sealey, Olivia York, Jose Rosete
battle for claim of what may be the last good man in this apocalyptic