Introduction - Jedi Mind Trick By Patrick & Hunter Toole Origin: Great Barrington, MA
Thirty-Three and a Third By Peter Iwasiwka Origin: Williamstown, MA Runtime: 2:14 min
Caveat Emptor Directed by Jeffrey Blake Palmer Music by Joshua Loughrey Synopsis: A flea market bargain is more than its new owner bargained for in this creepy comedy set on Halloween. Origin: Somerville, Massachusetts Runtime: 5:22 min
Pearl Pistols By Kelly Gallagher
Seeds By Chris Siemasko Synopsis: Three friends discuss their hopes and dreams for the future and in the process learn a little more about each other. Runtime: 0:28 min
In The Blind Director, Editor, Adapted by Davis Hall Producer: Ingrid Price Starring Nick Sandow & Neal Huff Synopsis: A duck blind is a place of concealment, but for two estranged brothers brought together by the apparent suicide of their father, too much is revealed. Origin: Ulster County, NY Runtime: 17:12 min
THE 30 DAY FILM CHALLENGE ENTRIES
Griffin Tomaino 369 Films The Child Origin: Falls Village, CT Runtime: 6:14 min
Rebecca Van Der Muelen Tiny Giant Films Origin: Williamstown, MA
Dave & Matt Sondrini Atlas Pictures Origin: Pittsfield, MA
INTERMISSION - CONTEST AWARDS
The Weird Mirror Written by Colin McCarthy Directed by Patrick Toole Synopsis: An experimental 50s style pilot tv episode on an expired film stock on an old, barely functioning Bolex with a group of HIGHLY trained actors. Highly. Origin: Great Barrington, MA\ Runtime: 3:41 min
Half-Time Directed by Joe Cacaci Produced by John Whalan, Black Ice Entertainment Starring Treat Williams Origin: Great Barrington, MA
Evolution Made Us All Written and Directed by Ben Hillman Music by William H. Honk Synopsis: A fact-based twist on the beloved hymn "All Things Bright and Beautiful" in which evolution is celebrated as the process by which all life forms on Earth are created -- including life forms that believe in the Almighty. Origin: Sheffield, MA
Melon Head Directed by Andy Fortenbacher Written by Zac Page, Andy Fortenbacher Produced by Rob Cristiano Synopsis: Gordon, a dimwitted but sweet man with pure intentions, follows some bad advice and tries to impress the woman of his dreams by scaring the daylights out of her. Origin: Grand Rapids, MI Runtime: 13:53 min
How to Make a Scarecrow Out of Steel By Patrick Toole Synopsis: Blacksmith Willy Blass creates a giant steel skeleton in just a few short days. Origin: Millerton, NY
Apollo 9: The Space Duet of Spider and Gumdrop Produced & Directed by Robert Drew Edited by Anne Gilbert Year: 1969 Awards won: Cine Golden Eagle Synopsis: Musical impressions of the first space flight in which lunar lander Apollo IX orbits alone, then rejoins the command module to land the crew back on Earth.
(10:00-10:30) FILMMAKER Q&A AFTER SHOW
A Special Introduction by Patrick Toole
Caveat Emptor a film by Jeffery Blake Palmer
In the Blind, Starring Nick Sandow & Neal Huff
Colin McCarthy & Patrick Toole's 16mm short, "The Weird Mirror"
Ben Hillman's Animated film, "Evolution Made Us All"
The Space Duet of Spider and Gumdrop: A Documentary by the late Robert Drew, depicting one of our first space flights in 1969.