This was submitted to the 2013 NOLA 48 HR Film Festival on July 28.

We were nominated for:
BEST FILM
BEST USE OF PROP
BEST USE OF CHARACTER
BEST USE OF LOCATION

We competed with 61 other shorts of which only 42 actually were submitted on time. We received 4 nominations.
We won BEST USE OF CHARACTER.

We had to use the line: "It's my first time."
The character: "Laurence Schlecht"
The prop: a telephone charger

The story had to be written around the above, filmed, edited and turned within 48 hours or you would be disqualified. This film was screened at the Solomon Victory Theatre at the WWII Museum and at One-Eyed Jacks in the French Quarter.

CAST
Lucy Espinoza..........................Vanessa Rada
Lawrence Schlecht..................Ian Everett
Mrs. Kravitz...............................Mary "Susie" Labry
Mr.Kravitz..................................Ed Schneider
Dead Guest in Kitchen...........Cyril Morise
Dead Guest at Table #1.........Joseph Fischer
Dead Guest at Table#2..........Linda Friedman
Vinnie the Dog.........................Vinnie the Dog

THE CREW
Director......................................David Zalkind

Producers..................................David Zalkind & Julianne Nice

Concept.....................................CAST

Writer..........................................Katie Booms
Writer..........................................Katie Swan
Writer..........................................Julianne Nice
Writer..........................................Peter Scharf

Director of Photography..........Joshua Huval

First Assistant Director.............Gerson Paz

Production Design....................Beth Kohnke

Editor...........................................Joshua Huval
Editor...........................................Todd Whittington

Script Supervisor.......................Livia Hill-Mildener

Gaffer/Key Grip..........................Stuart Mildener

Sound.........................................Justin Ditch

Second Assistant Camera......Rhonda Chan Soo

Caterer/Prop Master................Gretchen Zalkind

Production Assisant.................Sumner Boissiere

Opening Sequence by............Joshua Huval

48hr Film Volunteer.................Michelle Torres

SPECIAL THANKS:

Julianne Nice & Herbert V. Larson
for location

Jeff Bruno

New Orleans Video Assist

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