Two ex-lovers are reunited by the death of their beloved dog. MY BEST GIRL is a portrait of those bitter Chicago winters in which the cards are stacked against you. The dog is dying, love is slipping between your fingers and your neighbor is cussing at you for stealing their[…]
A lonely young man believes that the only way to happiness is to travel to Pluto.
From director James Kicklighter (“Desires of the Heart,” “Digital Edition”), Angel of Anywhere is the story of an empathetic stripper plays therapist to the many damaged clientele and co-workers who frequent the popular Anywhere Bar. Angel of Anywhere stars Briana Evigan (“Step Up Movie 2: The Streets,” “Sorority Row”) as[…]
A 1950s playwright battles his inner demons while putting on a theatrical production.
Star Wars meets Shakespeare in this timely nod to both the 40th celebration of Star Wars release and the recent 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death. Hamlet’s famous soliloquy is presented as the inner voice of a Stormtrooper, demonstrating the way Shakespeare’s language still echoes down to us through the[…]
Two men from the Jupiter Candy Company make their last stop for the night to check in on Grimley Grocery and have a few words with the management about their investment, but nothing on their roster goes according to plan.
A working theatre actor questions her calling when she plays Lady Macduff in an increasingly violent production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, with an internationally celebrated director.
Due to unforeseen circumstances friendships are formed. As we follow six different stories a common thread emerges. Realizing the future of their mentally stability lies in assisting each other grow the group bands together.
The Hun is a short film drama set in the trenches in the late stages of the First World War. It follows a young American Soldier, Private MacDonald, who has just become his company’s new message runner. Facing imminent German advances, MacDonald and his brothers in arms mentally prepare for[…]
A detective who can’t let a case go, reopens a “closed” case only to find interesting results. made for the Chicago 48 Hour Film Project