EVENT GUIDE

  • 17TH KIND (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A washed up infomercial TV presenter finds himself caught up in a potentially genocidal close encounter with a crew of particularly quarrelsome aliens. The show must go on…

    West Coast Premiere
  • 3 STILL STANDING (Feature)

    November 20, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A hilarious and memorable journey into the lives of 3 comedians:  Will Durst, Larry “Bubbles” Brown and Johnny Steele.They were all rising young stars in San Francisco in the 80s.  They dreamed of being rich and famous – but life had other ideas. 

    LA Premiere
  • ALL-STARS (Feature)

    November 22, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    “ALL-STARS” follows a girls’ 10-year-old fastpitch softball team and their families through a recreation league season that culminates in the selection of the coveted 10-and-under All-Star team. Lance Grayden, a veteran coach who left the league years ago when his daughter moved to an elite softball club team, and then college, has returned to “give […]

    LA Premiere
  • ATTACK OF THE KILLER TREES (Animation)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A routine workday turns ugly for this bumbling lumberjack, as he unwittingly wanders into a forest full of vengeful plant life. Will Louie Lumberjack escape the wrath of horrifying carnivorous trees or will he meet his gruesome demise?

  • BAD TIMING (Web Series)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    An adorably awkward IT guy finally gets a shot with the girl of his dreams – shortly after a zombie apocalypse.

  • BENDER (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    After missing his daughter’s 12th birthday, Henry embarks on a huge night drinking. The next morning, hungover, he wakes up in a park – ten years in the future. Now, he has to find a way to get back to 2003, whatever it takes.  

    West Coast Premiere
  • BIG NEWS FROM GRAND ROCK (FEATURE ) (Feature)

    November 14, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Small-town journalist Leonard Crane starts making up stories in his hometown paper, but gets in trouble when one of his fabricated news pieces attracts the attention of a big city reporter.

    USA Premiere
  • BONDI BLUES (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Bondi Blues follows a well meaning but hopelessly deluded first time director as creates his vision for an homage to The Blues Brothers. Stuart Martin is filled with high hopes and aspirations for his film, including his plan to cast legendary Dan Aykroyd. Unfortunately Stuart experiences the typical challenges of film making, not the least […]

    World Premiere
  • CAROLINE’S UNCONVENTIONAL BIRTHDAY PARTY BASH (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    An action-packed satire about Caroline, a girl from Beverly Hills who has difficulty accepting herself being rich and spoiled. For her 21st birthday she throws an intellectual soirée in hopes of breaking out of her stereotype and making the world a better place.

    LA Premiere
  • CRAZY MISADVENTURES OF CHRIST-JOE FINDS OUT (Animation)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    In this comedic short written, animated, and voiced by Greg Bro, Joseph gets some surprising news about his future wife, Mary.

    LA Premiere
  • DATING ELIZA (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Having met online Eliza and John finally meet for real in a pub. It soon becomes clear that for Eliza this is no simple date as she attempts to recruit John into a bit of family deception.

    World Premiere
  • DEFLATED (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A middle age woman attempts to juggle her own diminishing sex life while trying to cope with the blossoming sexuality of her teenage daughter.

    LA Premiere
  • DICTIONARY MODELS (Animation)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    The latest installment of the series “Chuply & Babcock,” by NYC animator and illustrator Jason Coates, gives us a glimpse inside the brutal world of Dictionary Modeling.

    West Coast Premiere
  • DO THE DAMN THING (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Marc and Patrick stole a big bag of drugs from a violent psychopath. Their elaborate plan has only one problem: they are idiots.

    West Coast Premiere
  • DUKE DUMONT-WON’T LOOK BACK (Music Video)

    November 15, 2014 • 10:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A heist happens in LA, the setup and scenario are so familiar. We know the trope, we know that this can end one of two ways. Or will it? In a challenge to the classic Hollywood cliches, for 4 minutes you’re taken on a wild chase like you have never seen before. On Pogo sticks…

  • DVR (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A couple of self-obsessed, emotionally stunted narcissists nearly come to blows during a heated discussion about cookies, fonts and who exactly erased GAME OF THRONES off the DVR.

  • FEE WEE HELMS AND THE HELMS-“IM OVER IT” (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:00 pm • Get Tickets

    British pop diva Fee Wee Helms, joined by her misfit band “The Helms,” is over it! Fee Wee is annoyed by social and pop culture isms with her retro-flavored jam “I’m Over It!”

    LA Premiere
  • FOCUS GROUP (Web Series )

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Brian (Michael Torpey) moderates focus groups. These focus groups shape the future of American industry but they probably shouldn’t. A new Web Series starring: Michael Torpey, Jessie Cantrell, Henry Zebrowski, Mike O’Gorman, Sean Donnelly, and more

    LA Premiere
  • FROM HEART TO HEART (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Still recovering from his recent break up, Brian is forced to attend Heart to Heart, a camping retreat designed for the helplessly heartbroken. Once there he meets Emily and with her help and the odd cast of characters at the camp, Brian learns what it takes to move through heartache.

  • GASPING (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Top UK comedian Frankie Boyle is Harvey, an over-worked businessman given an ultimatum by his wife when his life starts spiralling out of control. Directed by Greg Hemphill, a legend in the world of Scottish Comedy.

    World Premiere
  • GAYBORHOOD (TV Pilot)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    “Real Housewives” meets “Queer As Folk” meets “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia” in this fast-paced, unscripted, mock-reality series that explores life in Chicago’s vibrant Gay Community of Boystown.

    West Coast Premiere
  • GLORIA (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    “Gloria” is the inspiring, somewhat true, story of an energetic high school janitor who puts down the mop, picks up the mic, and lives out her rock n’ roll fantasy onstage.

  • GUINEA PIGS (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    When the job market gets tough, the tough earn livings as medical test subjects.

  • HelLA (Web Series)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    “HelLA” (pronounced: Hell-Lay) is a satirical look at one woman’s attempt to navigate the perilous social landscape of Los Angeles. Each episode is a snapshot of embarrassing and awkward “only in LA” moments. From trying to hire a migrant worker in the parking lot of Home Depot to attempting to hold onto your acupuncture glow […]

  • HOLD THE MAYO (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A jar of mayo haunts two young lovers.

    USA Premiere
  • JARED POSTS A PERSONAL (Web Series)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 am • Get Tickets

    A not-that-young-anymore young man joins a questionable online dating site, and finds himself on an absurd spiral through the loveless black hole that is New York City. Jared Posts a Personal follows the titular Jared on a series of dates with a wide array of grifters and murderers, geniuses and trainwrecks, accompanied by his two […]

    West Coast Premiere
  • KINDRED SPIRIT (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    The Thief gets into an apartment, but he finds the Owner, present in his bed, accompanied by his big dog, that prevents the Thief from running away. By talking, they find they have a lot in common, forgetting in what circumstances, they have met themselves. More and more, they get on well. Their agreement is […]

    World Premiere
  • LADY AND THE FROG (Animation)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A frog wakes up in a bag of mixed vegetables at a supermarket. A lady runs by and grabs the bag.

    LA Premiere
  • LILY TELLS (Web Series)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A 6 year old girl summarizes, in her own way, various trivial elements of classic movies.

    LA Premiere
  • LIVING LEGENDS (Feature)

    November 16, 2014 • 06:00 pm • Get Tickets
    November 22, 2014 • 5:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Group of friends meet again, 13 years after their prom because of a problem of one of them, and face the opportunity to experience the things in life they have always put aside in life so far.

    West Coast Premiere
  • LOSE-LOSE (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Lose-Lose is based on an actual divorce case that happened thirty years ago in Philadelphia. Written and directed by David Janove, the story follows a divorce lawyer named Simon whose client Dana and her husband Rick have settled every asset of their estate, except one thing… a nude painting of Dana. While the case drives […]

  • MARTIAN AMERICAN (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A lonely Martian travels to Los Angeles to start a new life and make new friends, but when faced with adversity, culture shock, and self doubt, he struggles to find the courage to stay.

  • ME2 (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Margaret Moores, a novelist, gets herself cloned so the clone can pump out pages and do the housework, leaving Margaret more time to spend with her family. The problem is that fun-loving Maggie the clone is a more creative writer and the family likes her better!

    West Coast Premiere
  • MISS-TWIN-CEPTION (Music Video)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A mock music video about the misconceptions of being a twin. All your twin questions answered, but a bit…sarcastically.

    LA Premiere
  • MOTHERHOOD (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Originally performed on The Groundlings stage in the theatre’s esteemed Sunday Company, MOTHERHOOD is about two friends meeting up for the first time since giving birth to their babies. Their celebratory ‘girl time’ quickly devolves into a brutally honest confrontation of the realities of motherhood that no one warned them about. A comedic take on […]

    World Premiere
  • MR. MAPLE LEAF (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    We follow Alex on an adventure to find a mysterious man.

  • OF LOVE AND ZOMBIES (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    In this twisted romantic comedy, the world (post zombie apocalypse) is a place where zombies live analogously to humans: they go to college like humans, get jobs like humans, etc. This story follows one zombie couple’s relationship through first date, marriage, children, etc. in a satire of contemporary American life.

  • PARENT TEACHER (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Raising Kids by Nature, Nuture and Nutbars. A group of disparate, anxious parents bring their neuroses to the dreaded parent teacher night, testing the equally stressed out teacher, pushing her over the proverbial edge.

    World Premiere
  • PIN IT (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    When a friend introduces Rachel to Pinterest, she begins a downward spiral that will destroy her life. Like crack only way faster.

  • REAL LOVE (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A couples therapist starring on a reality show struggles to save her own marriage with her rockstar husband when the producers manipulate their relationship to create drama for the show.

  • RELATIVE HAPPINESS (Feature)

    November 16, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Plus–sized and 30 years old, LEXIE IVY is a feisty Bed & Breakfast owner who desperately needs a date to her sister’s wedding. In small town Nova Scotia, that’s no easy task, especially when the most eligible bachelor is JOSS, the rough handyman fixing her roof. When ADRIAN, a handsome and charming guest, arrives and […]

    USA Premiere
  • RIVIERA (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Matthew, a romantically challenged young entrepreneur, is set up on a blind date by his long time friend, Joe. After begrudgingly agreeing to the arrangement, Matt soon discovers that his date, Mkaela, might not be the match made in heaven that he was hoping for.

    World Premiere
  • S.A.D. (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Ever wonder what your dog is thinking? A new product called S.A.D reads your dog’s mind and translates its thoughts to you.

    World Premiere
  • SAD MOTIVATOR (Web Series)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    After being dumped by his girlfriend, Kevin turns to his best friend for guidance; a green, animated blob named Mark. While most best friends take the usual routes for getting over an ex, Mark navigates Kevin down a more sinister path.

  • SCENE FROM A THING (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Two former work acquaintances reunite by chance. One is now a preschool teacher. The other…is definitely not a preschool teacher.

    World Premiere
  • SEQUESTERED (Short Film)

    November 14, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Two would be bank robbers run into trouble when each takes exception to the other’s mask. Shot in downtown LA and starring Jon Huertas and Seamus Dever, Sequestered is writer/director Lucas Spaulding’s first film.

  • SERPENT AND DOVE (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Mervat frees herself of an unwanted public transit suitor with the help of a small stick — and a big lie.

    World Premiere
  • SHORT ON CASH (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Eli, 43, has reached the low point of his life. It seems that the entire country of Israel is standing in line just to bitch slap him, except now – it is time for Eli to slap back. Equipped with this motto, some not-too-real guns and a not-so-sharp cousin, Eli storms into his ex-wife’s bank…

    USA Premiere
  • SMALL DOSES (TV Pilot)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Jen suffers from a terrible degenerative disease: chronic unloveability. After 6 years of loneliness, she’s is ready to find a cure… or at least a date. Created by Fred and Tami Soligan, Small Doses imagines a world where being single is seen as a medical condition. In order to fix her problem, Jen seeks the […]

    West Coast Premiere
  • STAND UP AND EAT (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Stand Up and Eat is the web series about what comedians eat standing over the sink. Host Daisy Wall visits up-and-coming comics in their homes, raids their Frigidaires, and taste-tests their snacks. From freshly baked Nerd ropes to bee pollen shots to possibly expired jerky, Daisy bravely explores the crossroads of comedy and cuisine.

  • THE DOORMAN (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Joe is a doorman in an upscale residential building in Manhattan. Having lost all hope in love, and in need for extra money, Joe secretly fulfills the sexual fantasies of the old ladies in the building. This all changes when Rebeca, the young, sexy tenant he falls in love with, moves into the building and […]

    West Coast Premiere
  • THE FLORIS SISTERS (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Rose Floris, 75 years old, hospitalized for cancer treatment, is eager to put an end to her life. Marguerite her sister, 70 years old, will make every effort to help her achieve her goal…

    World Premiere
  • THE HECKLER (Feature)

    November 21, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    A self-obsessed comedian on the fast track to fame, has his body hijacked by the spirit of a heckler.

    World Premiere
  • THE HOUSE JOB (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    In debt with a dangerous loan shark, Paulo plans an insurance fraud to get money. However, a series of events puts his plan in jeopardy.

    World Premiere
  • THE OVERSHARER (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    An under-stimulated mom shows a new dad, enjoying a beautiful day, how isolation, loneliness, sleep deprivation, and thousands of diaper changes pervert small talk. The Oversharer: This mom really needs more grownup time.    

  • THE PERFECT LOVER (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A spoof infomercial for the product all frustrated suburban housewives are looking for… or perhaps not?

    West Coast Premiere
  • THINGS ARE GOING REALLY WELL (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Costumed in a wig and mustache, Violet visits the man she has been seeing in an attempt to understand his sudden coldness towards her.

    World Premiere
  • THINGS I HAVE LEARNED ABOUT SEX AND DOGS (Short Film)

    November 22, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    In a series of biting vignettes, a young woman dispenses relationship advise she’s learned from her past boyfriends and loyal dog.

    LA Premiere
  • THIRD DATE (Short Film)

    November 19, 2014 • 08:00 pm • Get Tickets

    Sarah has to deal with the usual dating problems: timing, scheduling, your date being a potential serial killer.

    World Premiere
  • TIME JUMPER (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Adam and Jill are lovers who find themselves in the aftermath of a huge mistake. Their repeated attempts to ‘jump’ back in time to fix things leaves them with the headache of reliving their regrettable moments over and over again… and with a deeper understanding of how horrific their mistake truly is.

    World Premiere
  • UNLUCKY IN LOVE (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 07:00 pm • Get Tickets

    “Money can’t buy you love but it can ensure there’s left over Venison in the fridge of an evening” – Nigel Carmedy Smythe. Unlucky in Love. A story of Love, Life & Loss.

    West Coast Premiere
  • WAITING IN LINE (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A local open-mic night comedian and his friend debate the point of living.

    West Coast Premiere
  • WALLS (Short Film)

    November 21, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    A short comedy about a Star Wars fan hearing the neighbor he’s never met, and the ways in which we are involuntarily brought into strangers’ lives. Filmed and located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

    LA Premiere
  • ZERO RECOGNITION (Short Film)

    November 15, 2014 • 09:30 pm • Get Tickets

    Demi is an actress who’s grown up in the dim glare of the Hollywood (North) spotlight. When she decides to brave the world of Internet dating, she quickly finds her ego and her sanity unraveling.