2015 Film Guide

A Fistful of Donuts

Runtime: 7 min

Directed by: Sean A. Skinner

Location: Minnesota

New management has created tension in the office. And the town’s Folk ain’t takin’ too kindly to it!  -Scoundrels, Varmints, and Thieves…and that’s only in the break room.

A Way Out

Runtime: 14 min

Directed by: Jason Tostevin

Location: Ohio

For aging gangster Vic, a ride with his upstart protege becomes a twisted game of cat and mouse when both killers discover the other has been keeping a deadly secret.

A Well Designed Plan

Runtime: 19 min

Directed by: Will Lowell

Location: Massachusetts

After a chance encounter at a bar, a businessman swimming in debt convinces a local fisherman to stage a robbery of his home.

Big Voice *Special Sneak Peek*

Runtime: 1 hr 25 min

Directed by: Varda Bar-Kar

Location: California

BIG VOICE chronicles a year in the life of high school choir director Jeffe Huls and his most advanced ensemble. Mr. Huls must convince his students to set aside their egos, conflicting styles, and teenage angst to achieve true artistry.

Blackwell

Runtime: 26 min

Directed by: Ed Barnes

Location: New York

In the blizzard swept wilderness of 1885 Montana, a bandit and a bounty hunter journey to return a stolen box of gold in exchange for a state pardon.  

Boarding The Ark

Runtime: 2 min

Directed by: Joshua Faust

Location: Florida

Noah becomes locked out of the Ark just as the flood begins and must discover a way back in using his superhuman skills as a carpenter.  

Boxing Smoker

Runtime: 5 min

Directed by: Louis Night Walker

Location: South Dakota

The Boxing Smoker takes an inside look into the world of young Lakota Athletes determined to make their way through the ranks of the local Boxing World.

Calamity Jane, Wild West Legend

Runtime: 1 hr 22 min

Directed by: Gregory Monro

Location: France

August 1901. On a train heading back west, an old and lonesome woman. She fought the Indians and was close friends with Buffalo Bill: she was the terror of the plains. But no one ever knew who she really was. Her name was Martha Canary, her name is Calamity Jane.

Cami Leon Should Have Said No

Runtime: 7 min

Directed by: Ryan Schaddelee

Location: Minnesota

Cami Leon isn’t your average girl, she has a bit of a ‘Condition’, that brings her on an adventure filled day, with many interesting interactions, leading to a date no one will ever forget!”

Career Girl

Runtime: 9 min

Directed by: Fortunato Procopio

Location: California

On the morning of the most important meeting of her career, an ambitious executive wakes up with a hilarious and impossible problem.  

Echo Road

Runtime: 12 min

Directed by: Edmund Swabey

Location: United Kingdom

Two brothers embark on a journey from London to Yorkshire to meet their estranged Sister, and scatter the ashes of a family member. The film explores coming to terms with losing a loved one, and the strong connection between siblings.

Happy While She’s Gone

Runtime: 20 min

Directed by: Amber Morgan

Location: Minnesota

A modern take on Saki’s short story “The Disappearance of Crispina Umberleigh,” this familial farce pokes fun at overbearing parental expectation. When Mrs. Umber mysteriously goes missing, her family takes it as an opportunity to live out their wildest dreams.

Hasta La Vista

Runtime: 21 min

Directed by: Matt Kazman & Matt Porter

Location: New York

After offending someone at a party, Andy goes to desperate measures to prove his innocence.