Short Film: BOOKENDS, 6min, USA, Romance/Drama

An empty-nester couple rekindle their flame after realizing how much love and care, though they express it in totally different ways, they have for each other. Director – Lai Jiang Film Type: Short, Student Runtime: 5 minutes 53 seconds Completion Date: May 6, 2018 Production Budget: 1,000 USD Country of Origin: United States Country of Filming:… Continue reading Short Film: BOOKENDS, 6min, USA, Romance/Drama

Director Biography – Stephen Gallacher (UNEXPECTED ITEM)

At an early age Stephen decided he wanted to work behind the camera and direct. Between 2006 and 2009, he studied Film and TV Production at York St. John. Upon graduating Stephen, won the Yorkshire Television award for Outstanding Academic Achievement. Soon after, Stephen won a Raindance TV Youtube audience award for The Big Lunch… Continue reading Director Biography – Stephen Gallacher (UNEXPECTED ITEM)

Director BIO: Linnea Ritland (VIOLET & JUNE)

Director Biography Linnea Ritland is a full time student in the UBC Film Production Program and part time lover of bread. One time she saw some comedy and was like, “wow, that brought me so much joy! maybe I should try writing some.” And that is when the joy turned to suffering. But she hopes… Continue reading Director BIO: Linnea Ritland (VIOLET & JUNE)

Director BIO: Robert Guthrie

Director Biography Robert Guthrie wrote and produced the short films, “Right Now”, which played in U.S. and European film festivals, and “The Romeo Files”, which was featured on Our Spirit, the web-based nonprofit he founded to help LGBTQ youth ignore hate from the religious right. “The Romeo Files” has received more than 230,000 views on… Continue reading Director BIO: Robert Guthrie

Short Film: EASY, A 3 MINUTE LOVE STORY, 3min., USA, Romance/Drama

  Two high school guys are in love. One’s Christian, one’s Jewish. A father disapproves, the other’s parents are thrilled. Who cares that it’s not perfect? They got this.   Project Links  Website Film Type: Short Runtime: 3 minutes 37 seconds Completion Date: December 31, 2014 Production Budget: 15,000 USD Country of Origin: United States… Continue reading Short Film: EASY, A 3 MINUTE LOVE STORY, 3min., USA, Romance/Drama

Short Film: THE WEDDING SONG, 13min, USA, Romance/Drama

  When bride-to-be Mae hits a wall writing a song for her future husband, she solicits the guidance of her musician friend Johnnie, who helps her find the inspiration she was lacking. Film Type: Short, Other Genres: Drama, Musical Runtime: 13 minutes 1 second Completion Date: June 14, 2017 Production Budget: 3,000 USD Country of… Continue reading Short Film: THE WEDDING SONG, 13min, USA, Romance/Drama

Director BIO: Derek Frey

Director Biography Filmmaker Derek Frey was born and raised in suburban Philadelphia and has helmed Tim Burton Productions since 2001. Frey is currently producing Disney’s Dumbo, a live-action reimagining of the animation classic set for release in Spring 2019. Prior to Dumbo, Frey executive produced Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children for Twentieth Century Fox… Continue reading Director BIO: Derek Frey

Short Film: GOD CAME ‘ROUND, 5min, Italy, Romance/Comedy

  Down on his luck flower seller Sandeep (played by Deep Roy) pines to make a connection with the girl of his dreams. Project Links  Website  Facebook  Twitter News & Reviews “Interview with director Derek Frey” Indie Cinema Magazine http://indie-cinema.com/2017/07/interview-director-derek-frey/ “KEEP CREATING AND EMBRACE LIMITED MEANS: INTERVIEW WITH FILMMAKER, DEREK FREY” Follow Magazine http://www.followmagazine.online/blog/2017/9/28/keep-creating-and-embrace-limited-means-interview-with-filmmaker-derek-frey “Best… Continue reading Short Film: GOD CAME ‘ROUND, 5min, Italy, Romance/Comedy

Short Film: 116, 15min., USA, Romance/Experimental

  Love ~ no bed of roses. A woman wakes up in a hotel room with a younger man at her side. She insists he leave, he resists, and the struggle begins. Is it the power of love, or the love of power that bring them together, repeating the same, bizarre ritual, over and over… Continue reading Short Film: 116, 15min., USA, Romance/Experimental

Director’s BIO: Leslie Aldana (THE WRITER’S ROOM)

Director Biography Leslie Aldana is an actress, writer, producer and Mexican director. He trained as a scriptwriter at the SOGEM school, also with Luis Mandoki and Gabriela Vidal. She began her career as an actress in the Forum Teatro Contemporaneo and CasAzul, then she decided to move on the other side of the camera. Her… Continue reading Director’s BIO: Leslie Aldana (THE WRITER’S ROOM)