Sunday August 9 

2:10pm

 

 

Method or Madness “Vanessa”

Runtime: (6M)

Categories: Narrative Short; Web Series;  Comedy

Synopsis:

Method or Madness Season 2 continues to follow the hilarious misadventures of best friends Nikki and Gerard, two zany New York Natives, in their late 20′s, that are trying to break into show business in the Big Apple. Their unreserved nature, unconventional friendship and periods of unemployment make them magnets for peculiar situations.

Cast & Crew:

  • Nikki Gold Farren- PRODUCER, STORY, NIKKI (LEAD ACTOR ), EDITOR
  • Gerard Bianco Jr- DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, STORY, GERARD (LEAD ACTOR)
  • Claudia Coloma- VANESSA (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Marian Dealy- CINEMATOGRAPHER/DP
  • Rob Farren- SOUND EDITOR, ORIGINAL MUSIC/COMPOSER
  • Leah Teplin- ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
  • Michael Gonzalez- 2ND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
  • Ben Effinger- CAMERA OPERATOR
  • Monica Hunter- GRIP
  • Mark Fraunhofer- SOUND MIXER
  • Kelsey Olafson- MAKEUP ARTIST, HAIRSTYLIST

OFFICIAL WEBSITE: http://www.MethodOrMadness.com


Those Damn Canadians

Runtime: (9M)

Categories: Narrative Short; Web Series; Comedy

Synopsis:

Dick Reddick and a group of “not quite ready for prime time” Canadian actors, follow their slightly rabid, small town agent to Hollywood for a shot at the big time.

Cast & Crew:

  • Christopher Brown- CO-DIRECTOR, CO-PRODUCER
  • Sara Botsford- CO-DIRECTOR, CO-PRODUCER, WRITER
  • Christopher Shyer- DICK REDDICK (LEAD ACTOR)
  • Dylan Ramsey- BRAD DEPP (LEAD ACTOR)
  • Jessica Steen- KAT (LEAD ACTOR)
  • Lynda Boyd- SHELLI CLARKE (LEAD ACTOR)
  • Mark Humphry- BIG DICK (LEAD ACTOR)

Cop #2

Runtime: (3M)

Categories: Narrative Super Short; Comedy

Synopsis:

A comedic, cathartic response to auditioning for ‘blue-collar’ one-liner roles in the world of TV and Film.

Cast & Crew:

  • Darren Lipari-  DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, WRITER, HIMSELF (LEAD ACTOR)

Lovers and Madmen

Runtime: (6M)

Categories: Narrative Short

Synopsis:

Lovers and Madmen explores the ultimate scenario of character versus self. Simon, a failed stage actor, sits alone in a dressing room, going over lines while arguing with his own reflection in the mirror about his self worth. Having lost someone close to him just moments before taking the stage two years earlier, Simon’s guilt has replaced his sanity and left him with the need to take the stage once more as a way of redemption.

Cast & Crew:

    • Dante Corrocher- DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER, CINEMATOGRAPHER/DP, CAMERA OPERATOR
    • Wayne Pyle- SIMON BARETTA (LEAD ACTOR)
    • Tyler Moore- STAGE HAND 1 (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
    • Kevin O’Connor- EDITOR, BOOM OPERATOR
    • Shyah Miller- SOUND EDITOR, SOUND MIXER
    • Lauren Hoffmann- ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, ASSISTANT EDITOR

59 Days In New York

Runtime: (15M)

Categories: Narrative Short; Web Series

Synopsis:

A musical webseries about tight budgets, big dreams, and an aspiring singer-songwriter who has just 59 days to make it in New York City.

Cast & Crew:

  • May-Elise Martinsen-  PRODUCER, WRITER, LEAD ACTOR, ORIGINAL MUSIC/COMPOSER
  • Mandira Chauhan- DIRECTOR
  • Ben Moss- NEW YORK (SUPPORTING ACTOR ), CHOREOGRAPHER
  • Caitlin Graham- EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Danielle Demisay- ROOMMATE (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Keri Acer- BOSS WOMAN (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Sam Benedict- ANDY (SUPPORTING ACTOR ), CHOREOGRAPHER
  • Samantha Jones- AMY’S MOTHER (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Samantha Pyra- CINEMATOGRAPHER/DP
  • Brianna Byrne- EDITOR
  • Rose Glaeser- ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Last Words

Runtime: (18M)

Categories: Narrative Short

Synopsis:

At the Daughters of Lot Actors Home, Miss Larson confounds Nurse Jenkins by weaving the last words of the famous and infamous into a coded language that she hopes will be decoded into understanding and connection.

Cast & Crew:

  • Paul Kelly- DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, CO-WRITER
  • Paul Brenner- CO-WRITER
  • Judith Roberts- LEAD ACTOR
  • Patricia Randell- LEAD ACTOR
  • Carmyn Castro- CARD PLAYER (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Catherine Fisher- SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Constance Vien- SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Gladys Berrocal- CARD PLAYER (SUPPORTING ACTOR)
  • Kelly Anne Burns- SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Wind Vogel- SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Kyle Tran- CINEMATOGRAPHER/DP
  • Tom Patterson- EDITOR
  • Ken Kurland- ORIGINAL MUSIC/COMPOSER
  • Celeste Balducci- PUBLICIST, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
  • Cary Wong- ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
  • Michael Roberts- ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Rob D’Angelo- 2ND UNIT DIR OF PHOTOGRAPHY, ASSISTANT CAMERA
  • Hsin Pin Tsai- ASSISTANT CAMERA
  • Nash Kluzener Hall- ASSISTANT CAMERA

Program Block Total: 84M


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