A LESSON IN RESTRAINT 3:20, Comedy DIRECTOR: Nicholas Harsin PRODUCER: Nicholas Harsin SCREENPLAY: Nicholas Harsin CAST:Christopher Gatpo,Nicholas Harsin SYNOPSIS: Desperate to get his best friend laid, Nicholas takes Christopher on a metaphorical vision quest, explaining to him the importance of picking his first peach.
RUSSIAN MOM 3m, Comedy Director: Xenia Le Blanc Producer: Azize Erim Screenplay: Azize Erim, Xenia Le Blanc Cast: Anastasia Narinskiy, Azize Erim, Xenia Le Blanc SYNOPSIS: Azize is so excited to meet Xenia’s mom, who is visiting from Russia. However, things don’t go as expected when Mrs. Petrova takes over the kitchen...
GIRL WITH THE RED PURSE 4:25, Drama/Thriller/Crime Mystery DIRECTOR: David Palmieri PRODUCERS: David Palmieri, Paria Zeydi SCREENPLAY: Paria Zeydi CAST: Paria Zeydi, Laura Coover, Henry Brown Foster, Jessica Abushaib SYNOPSIS: Jewelry's have been stolen around the neighborhood by a mystery thief!
LOST YOUTH 3m, Drama DIRECTOR: Andreas Gärdnert PRODUCER: Andreas Gärdnert SCREENPLAY: Andreas Gärdnert CAST: Alec Toselli SYNOPSIS: A day in the life of a young man on the verge of becoming a drug addict. An overdose will either be the end of his life, or a new beginning.
GO FISH 2m, Comedy DIRECTOR: Ashley Renée Scott PRODUCER: Christopher Liebe SCREENPLAY: Ashley Renée Scott CAST: Danny Jordan, Rocky Russo SYNOPSIS: A young priest gets in over his head when he decides to gamble with the Devil
THAT MOMENT 3m, Romance/Drama DIRECTOR: Chris Gatpo PRODUCER: Aysha Salam SCREENPLAY: Aysha Salam CAST: Aysha Salam, Angel Sabate, Daniel Imperiale, Courtney Lacombe, Rachel Braff, John Wayne Constance, Siri Harkins, Grey Robertson, Kristen Shapero SYNOPSIS: A pretty and lonely girl at a cocktail party tries to live out a nice moment, or 'spark,' she has with an attractive guy she locks eyes with.
SWEET PEA 7m, Comedy DIRECTOR: Matthew M Stevens PRODUCER: Matthew M Stevens, Tyler Wilson Schnabel SCREENPLAY: Tyler Wilson Schnabel, Eric Rigby CAST: Tyler Wilson Schnabel, Katie Mary Garland, Matthew M Stevens, Gabriel De Santiago, Kevin O’Farrell SYNOPSIS: When Rachel believes she may be pregnant Mark must come to terms with growing up… by eating candy.
A ROMANCE IN SUNSET STATION 8m, Romance/Drama DIRECTOR: Chris Gatpo PRODUCER: Chris Gatpo, Aysha Salam, Nicholas Harsin, Henry Power SCREENPLAY: Chris Gatpo CAST: Chris Gatpo, Aysha Salam SYNOPSIS: Two drug addicts find love in a hopeless place.
VENGEANCE FOR CHLOE DARLING 28m, Drama DIRECTOR: Peter John Casey PRODUCER: Erik Fauske SCREENPLAY: Peter John Casey CAST: Ben Kauffman, Sonya Davis, Tim Whitcomb, Kyle Vahan, Nick Hope SYNOPSIS: A young mechanic untangles a web of corruption and violence in the search for his missing girlfriend.
GET HOME SAFE 7m, Comedy DIRECTOR: Larissa Pruett PRODUCERS: Larissa Pruett, Pierre Habib SCREENPLAY: Larissa Pruett CAST: Bessie Jo Hill, Dylan Werth, Grayson Low SYNOPSIS: Evan is being interviewed with Joystick games, if he beats the demo they’ve built, he gets the job. The demo is called, ‘Get Home Safe,’ all he has to do is play the video game as a female character and get home safe after leaving the bars.
WITHOUT GRAVITY, CHOCOLATE FLOATS 8m, Sci-Fi DIRECTOR: Yin Hao Pou PRODUCER: SCREENPLAY: Dino Dumandan CAST: Nicholas B. Gianforti SYNOPSIS: A U.F.O fanatic unexpectedly proves that extraterrestrial lifeforms exist.
WALL OF GLASS 16m, drama DIRECTOR: Ryan Francis Johnson PRODUCER: SCREENPLAY: Ryan Francis Johnson CAST: Jeni Reed, Grayson Low, Bessie Jo Hill SYNOPSIS: A shy and alienated young woman becomes obsessed with her roommate's new relationship.
SLEEPING DOGS 29:48, Drama DIRECTOR:Eric Lommel, Adam Lowder PRODUCERS:Eric Lommel, Adam Lowder, Manu Menon SCREENPLAY:Adam Lowder, Manu Menon CAST:Christian Stephen, Manu Menon, Carlotta Brentan, Katie Barbaree, Adam Lowder, Jim Parrack, Ariel Pacheco SYNOPSIS: The lives of two men change permanently when one of them takes matters into his own hands.
GELATO 7m, Comedy DIRECTOR: Brian Carberry PRODUCER: Jessie Rabideau, Bryan Carberry SCREENPLAY: Brian Carberry CAST: Jessie Rabideau, Luke Stratte-McClure, Lincoln Hoppe SYNOPSIS: A couple goes out on a date and realizes something may be off.
ONE IN 15m, Drama DIRECTOR: Vasha Narace PRODUCER: Christine Melton SCREENPLAY: Vasha Narace CAST: Michael Harris, Molly Durand, Amber Patino, Jude Binkley, Marius Layus SYNOPSIS: When Kassie's parents confiscate the lock to her bedroom door, they leave her exposed to an unexpected danger.
MONDAY 18m, Drama DIRECTOR: Dinh Thai PRODUCER: SCREENPLAY: Dinh Thai CAST: Kevin David Lin, L.A. Williams, Diamonique Noriega, Steve Castillo, Alexis Clayton, Sarah Johanna Jewell SYNOPSIS: In the culturally diverse world of Los Angeles, a young hustler navigates through various cliques while facing racism, danger and a moral struggle with his illicit occupation. And it's only Monday. **WON 1ST PLACE in the HBO ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN VISIONARIES SHORT FILM COMPETITION
COMING CLEAN 23m, Drama DIRECTOR:Cynthia Wikler PRODUCERS: ShaunPaul Costello, Cynthia Wikler SCREENPLAY: Cynthia Wikler CAST: Kevin Cammarota, Samantha Lyn Parry, Cynthia Wikler, Ameerah Briggs SYNOPSIS: A young man with a mental health disorder meets a young woman with troubles of her own.
TOWER OF JOY – A GAME OF THRONES FANFILM 4m, Action/Fantasy DIRECTOR: Michael Schatz PRODUCERS: Paul Suda, Jack Yang, Michael Schatz SCREENPLAY: Paul Suda (adapted from George R.R. Martin) CAST: Paul Suda, Kenan Heppe, Jeff Odachowski, Anthony De Longis, Mary Danielle Black, Eric Radic, Jason Avina, Marten Richard Borg, Matt LePage, Corey Weber, Chris Davis SYNOPSIS: Ned Stark and 6 Northmen ride south into the mountains to rescue his captive sister. Three legendary Kingsguard block their path.
END GAME 10m, Drama/Thriller DIRECTOR: Nicholas Acosta PRODUCERS: Golan Ramraz, Adam C. Sherer SCREENPLAY: Golan Ramraz, Adam C. Sherer CAST: Laura Marie Steigers, Lulu Jovovich, Robert Robinson SYNOPSIS: Greed, deception, power and murder occur between two best friends and a trophy husband over a friendly game.
STRIPPED 12m, Drama DIRECTOR: India Dupré PRODUCER: India Dupré SCREENPLAY: India Dupré CAST: Katheryn Winnick, Boyd Austin, Kimberly Cashner, Stella Bonstin, Melissa Bickerton, Alan Shearman SYNOPSIS: A true story of family survival, Stripped follows the Dupre family’s life on the run, trying to create a sense of normalcy while living in a tent as the Australian Government tracks them down. Supported by The Kevin Spacey Foundation.
PLAY TIME 5m, Comedy DIRECTOR: Jennifer Harrington PRODUCER: Luke Weber SCREENPLAY: Jennifer Harrington, Monica Lomas, Jennifer Charlene, Eunnah Henning, Julia Cavanaugh CAST: Monica Lomas, Jennifer Charlene, Eunnah Henning, Julia Cavanaugh, Luke Weber SYNOPSIS: A man spends the afternoon coming to terms with the revolt of his favorite toys.
INFRINGEMENT 16m, DRAMA DIRECTOR: Aaron Marciniak PRODUCER: Aaron Marciniak, Ric Maddox SCREENPLAY: Aaron Marciniak, Ric Maddox CAST: Kaitlin Bauld, Ric Maddox, Alexa Hamilton, Jim Freivogel, Morris Black SYNOPSIS: Each year there are 293,00 victims of sexual assault. Approximately 47% of rapists are friends or acquaintances.
RED 39:57, Drama/Romance DIRECTOR: Tony Savant PRODUCERS: ShaunPaul Costello, Tony Savant, Ed Aristone SCREENPLAY: Tony Savant CAST: Evangeline Young, Luke Eddy, Jim Parrack, Tony Savant, Kim Savant SYNOPSIS: Two young musicians play music together and discover love while trying to escape their dysfunctional lives in the rural south. **WINNER OF 14 FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS
LAST CALL 11:30, Suspense/Thriller DIRECTOR: Joe Taylor PRODUCER: Joe Taylor SCREENPLAY: Joe Taylor CAST: Ben Austen, Lincoln Hoppe, Lance Gardner, Luljeta Trupi Summary: Eager to close the bar and get home to his girlfriend, bartender Ben lets in one last customer; a tired man with a secret.
MULLY 81:04, Documentary DIRECTOR: Scott Haze PRODUCER: Lukas Behnken, Elissa Shay SYNOPSIS: Mully depicts the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of Charles Mully, whose meteoric rise from orphaned poverty in Kenya leads him on an unimaginable journey of selflessness.