My Thesis film. Shot with S35mm film on a Panavision Gold II Camera. Recipient of the Panavision New Filmmaker Grant. Currently making Festival Rounds.
Jacob (Peter Vander Meulen) just wants to be a cowboy, but Daniel (Presley Aronson) keeps picking on him. After suffering one beating too many, Jacob turns to his sister Valentine (Sarah De La Isla) who helps him prepare for a final showdown that will leave only one kid standing.
Rough trailer cut from the rushes a week after the conclusion of principal photography.
Starring Greta Wilson and Cherilynn Brooks, Love in the year 2000 is a futuristic love story about Lucky, a relationship representative who falls in love with a client. Produced by co-writer and director David Miller and director of photography Derick Avitt, Love in the year 2000 was shot on 355 with support from Panavision's New Filmmaker Grant and will premiere in festivals 2012.
Winner of Best Sci-Fi mini-short at Shockerfest.
Best horror short nomination at Shriekfest.
Best visual effects nomination at Dark Carnival Film Festival
Official selection at LA Shorts Fest.
Blue Ribbon finalist for the student Emmy's (drama category).
Awarded a Panavision New Filmmakers grant.
FIRELIGHT. An American Film Institute thesis short film.
American Film Institute Presents "FIRELIGHT" KATIE SAVOY
JOSH BLAYLOCK NOELLE ADAMES JUSTIN HANLON JOHN WHITACKER Casting by Dana Forsyth
Music by Jörg Hüttner Production Design by Pamela Chien
Editing by Anders Hoffmann Cinematography by Wesley Johnson
Produced by Samantha Manalang Written and Directed by Simon Brown
A sleep therapist, Dr. Allen Noonkester begins to awaken from a 'sociological slumber' when the Lunascape TR, a new medical wonder, promises "guaranteed sleep" without the use of a doctors or medications.