Monkey Mocha Fantastique is a comedic short film that was made in Louisville, KY.

It's a new spin on guy loses girl and a tribute to good coffee. Our hero, Dave, loses his girl to the rival barista, Stephan. He challenges Stephan to a head to head latte art competition to get her back.

Written by: Timothy Strader
Shot, Directed and Cut by: William H. Wallace II

Clint Parks as Dave
Joshua Loren as Leslie
Audra Todd as Vella
John Haley as Stephan

Original Score by:
DW Box, BJ Davis, & Chris Bizianes

Location Audio by:
Chris Smith

Stop Motion by:
JohnBen Lacy

Graphic Design by:
Bryan Patrick Todd

P.00.EX Video Created by:
Andrew Vititoe

also starring:
Andrew Vititoe: as Mr. P.00.EX
Susan Hayter: as the Emotional Judge
Sonny Burnette: as the Ecstatic Judge
Cy Shomerey: as the Eccentric Judge
Aaron Kicklighter: as the Announcer
Morgan Hawley: as Hipster Girl
Tim Ditmore: as Mullet Man
Cameron Deeb: as the Tattoo Artist

Monkey Mocha Coffee Shop Patrons:
Michael Mota
Laura Mota
Tyler Ahl
Andrea Ahl
& Emily Kraft

The FLASH Latte’ Art Competion Audience Members:
Katelyn Purrell
Danielle Etter
Wesley Johnson
Amanda Fairfax
Will Hartsock
Michael Goatley
Braxton Gaither
& Eric Engle

Stand-In Barista Hands & Actual Latte Art Baristas:
Darren Jennings
Tristen Mishell
& Kenny Smith

Associate Producer:
Daniel Strader

Michael “Goat” Goatley: Gaffer
Shaughn Tilman: 2nd Camera at Coffee Shop...
Will Hartsock: 2nd Camera at Competion
Jon Malko: A.D. at Coffee Shop
Braxton Gaither: A.D. at Competition
Drew Layman: Grip
Tim Strader: Script Supervisor
Lindsy Wallace: Craft Services
Stephanie Strader: Meals
Megan Bowden: Catering at Competition
Justin McQuaig: Catering at Competition

Additional Music By:

“Nothing’s Gonna Bring Me Down”
written and performed by:
D.W.BOX and One Long Song

“Storms In The Ocean” (traditional)
performed by:

“Hanging On The Vine”
written and performed by:
D.W.BOX and One Long Song

“Your Last”
written and performed by:

“Time Was”
written and performed by:

writen and performed by:
D.W.BOX and One Long Song

“If You Never Show”
written and performed by:

It would be a injustice to not acknowledge the
greatest champion song of all time.
Thank you SURVIVOR and ROCKY for giving us
EYE OF THE TIGER, an obvious influence.

Special Thanks:
Andrew Michael for his home a.k.a. Dave’s apt.
Mike Deeb for his 1969 Jaguar XKE
Brian Miller for his scooter & black helmet
Matthew Parker for his green helmet
Michael Goatley for his 2003 Honda Shadow
Josh Lichsteiner for bringing the motorcycle to set
Heather Fleming for Leslie’s wig and mustache
Brennan Clark for his condo a.k.a. Vella’s apt.
Glen & Vanessa Miller for Leslie’s apt.
Bryan Miller for helping find Leslie’s apt.
Kenny Smith for his espresso machines
Liberty Tattoo & Art Parlor

A Very Special Thanks To:

Our DONORS whom we could not have done this without:
Daniel Strader
Josh & Allison Gilliam
Chris Smith
Michael Butterworth
Mandy Cleveland
Greg & Luanne Smith
Virginia Treasure
Robert Treasure
Terry Hudson
Dondra & Chad Renfrow
Jason & Shannon Hunsucker
Michael Lindemann
Jonathan & Brooke Malko
Todd & Kim Robertson
Josh (Loren) Kroll
Jason Ramage
Shephard Ahlers
Tim & Stephanie Strader
Jason Shaw
Darren & Brittany Jennings

Our WIVES probably deserve the most Thanks
for supporting us during an intense time of production:
Lindsy Wallace & Stephanie Strader

Wallace Film, LLC 2011-2012

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