Hey, I'm Bri!

Los Angeles, California

Bri Castellini is the Film Community Manager for Seed&Spark, a graduate-level adjunct professor for digital media, an independent filmmaker, and, regrettably, a podcaster. She's known for the 2017 short film Ace and Anxious (writer/director, 150k views on YouTube) and for her podcasts Burn, Noticed and Breaking Out of Breaking In, covering the USA television show Burn Notice and practical filmmaking advice, respectively. She has been described by collaborators as a "human bulldozer" and is honestly kind of flattered. Full work history can be found on her website BriCastellini.com

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

PK

Montclair, New Jersey Film Short
Comedy, Teen

The local pastor's daughter escapes youth group to go to her first ever high school party.

12%

29 days left

14 followers

20s Are Over

Whitefish, Montana Film Short
Comedy

After moving back home to Montana, Jesse tries to rekindle a high school relationship while going through a cocaine paranoid fueled night.

25%

29 days left

10 followers

What I Want

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

While chasing fame & recognition, an amateur stand-up comedian moonlights for the mob in order to pay the bills. What could possibly go wron

2%

28 days left

10 followers

Never Really Gone

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

Old friends reunite to mourn at a dinner party plagued with secrets and strange happenings.

12%

28 days left

14 followers

High School Lullaby

Baltimore, Maryland Film Feature
Teen, Drama

After finding out she has two weeks before she moves, a high school junior juggles fragile friendships, secrets, and what to leave behind.

2%

43 days left

9 followers

Rapt

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Thriller

Help our team of creatives tell this important story!

30%

28 days left

48 followers

The Shocking Backpack

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

An autistic artist is placed in a facility where he endures torturous treatment. With help, he must learn his own value and plot an escape.

37%

42 days left

22 followers

Hollow

Vancouver, Canada Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Two women on opposite sides of grief face real demons in an inpatient eating disorder clinic.

70%

27 days left

33 followers

Scam Likely

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

Two scam callers must evade the mafia after a mob boss believes their shtick.

37%

27 days left

5 followers

Nightcall

New York City, New York Film Short
Animation, Mystery

After receiving a letter from his wife’s murderer, retired detective will try to get closure for 8 years of haunted past.

3%

27 days left

12 followers

Could You Take My Equipment?

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A teen in a queer hockey league keeps a secret that threatens her future.

5%

40 days left

4 followers

Alone, Alone, Alone on a Wide, Wide Sea

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

When a devastating family tragedy strikes, an app offers two Indian brothers the option to erase the event from their memories forever.

110%

24 days left

71 followers

Screaming into the Wind

Tampa, Florida Film Short
Drama

The breaking point in Evie's abusive marriage becomes her way out.

61%

23 days left

54 followers

The Syndicate, A Graduate Thesis Mini-Pilot

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Film-Noir, Sci-Fi

In 2099, after the murder of a district attorney, a detective follows clues to The Syndicate, a corrupt organization headed by his ex-wife.

0%

23 days left

2 followers

Year One

Chicago, Illinois Film Feature
Drama, Teen

A series of events during Ruby’s freshman year of college send her on a downward spiral, culminated by the arrival of a glamorous alter ego

25%

52 days left

8 followers

TWENTY

San Jose, California Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

A group of friends go to a Roaring Twenties party when they enter an alternate universe and get mixed up in a modern-day bootlegging scheme.

41%

37 days left

23 followers

Memoria Student Short Film

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Experimental

The memory of a son and his father's last night at work before their lives are forever changed.

70%

22 days left

25 followers

Walter, Grace & The Submarine - POST PRODUCTION

Grand Rapids, Michigan Film Feature
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Walter’s new in town. Grace is leaving town. When a chance romantic weekend connects them, things get a little complicated.

32%

22 days left

30 followers

Small Victories Season 2

Tampa, Florida Radio & Podcasts
Comedy, Drama

Help us continue Marisol's journey

15%

22 days left

24 followers

Where the Stars Fell: Season Three

Nashville, Tennessee Radio & Podcasts
Drama, Fantasy

In a mysterious Oregon town, the antichrist and her guardian angel must work together to stop the rapture— but they don’t know that yet.

61%

22 days left

73 followers

Retreated

Marlboro, New York Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

When William's many identities collide during a writing retreat, he leaps into a hilarious psilocybin-fueled code-switching mashup!

86%

22 days left

60 followers

FUNNY!

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

Comedian Sloan Ellis finally finds love and happiness while simultaneously losing her funny, forcing her to decide what is most important.

131%

21 days left

28 followers

POPPY

San Diego, California Film Short
Crime, Drama

After $20k of drugs are stolen, Poppy, Bryan, and Javier have 12 hours to round up enough money to repay a notoriously deadly gang leader.

71%

21 days left

80 followers

Sink or Sin!

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Sink or Sin! is the top-rated game show in Hell. Contestants compete for the chance to win ultimate prizes, or meet their untimely demise.

27%

21 days left

43 followers

Eclipse Chasers

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Science

A disillusioned father and daughter embark on one last road trip to see an eclipse before she moves to repair their strained relationship.

16%

20 days left

71 followers

Homeward

New Haven, Connecticut Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

Hauntings and fantasies infest their suburban home as a Cambodian American mother and her daughter prepare for her return to Cambodia.

64%

20 days left

35 followers

Gateway Eyes

New York City, New York Film Feature
Horror

After 18 year old Jimmy Anderson's little cousin goes missing, Jimmy ends up coming across something more sinister than he could imagine.

14%

35 days left

8 followers

Human Bite

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

Evelyn is finally invited to Henry's home for their first in person date, but tonight is the night Henry reveals his true vampire identity.

17%

20 days left

9 followers

Clay Dragons

Los Angeles, California Series
Action, Drama

A fugitive knight searches for peace as he is forced back into a violent, clandestine war by his former lord.

22%

33 days left

26 followers

Where Do We Go?

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Comedy

Chris is given the opportunity to spend time with his daughter, Lizzie, but struggles to roll with the punches as the day gets out of hand.

19%

17 days left

37 followers

The Day of Eternal Sun

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama

At a midsummer party, and old flame curious about Taft’s future makes her question a daunting career decision and causes her to panic.

43%

17 days left

41 followers

Denver

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

Aidan, with the help of his brother, reluctantly seeks answers as to why he is so hesitant to becoming a father.

45%

17 days left

26 followers

DEAD END

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

A frat-ghost possesses a sad slob to "fix" her life, but will his modest attempts be enough to save her from a flummoxing murder accusation?

61%

14 days left

30 followers

Here's Wendy

Fayetteville, Georgia Film Short
Drama

Wendy, a writer, must reckon with her own darkness when she takes refuge with a mysterious woman, Philippa, who harbors her own dark secret.

76%

14 days left

11 followers

Sabino

Mexico City, Mexico Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Sabino, un hombre de la tercera edad que vive en el campo mexicano, enfrenta su soledad tras perder su caballo. En un susto por la muerte re

8%

29 days left

12 followers

Desolate Avenue

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romance

After taking his own life, Terry is given the ability to free roam but is surprised to find out his ex-girlfriend can see/hear him.

30%

29 days left

16 followers

fair.

New York City, New York Series
Sci-Fi, Mystery

A desperate young woman uses a homemade memory-erasing nanobot device to win a job at the largest tech company in the world, "fair."

63%

14 days left

68 followers

One Night in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan Film Feature
Drama, Foreign Film

Two people who speak different languages bond over a shared experience and explore the city of Tokyo over the course of one night.

161%

14 days left

58 followers

Texas Sugar

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Desperate and with minimal options, an aimless 20 old boy turns to selling drugs in order to support his terminally ill grandfather.

6%

28 days left

5 followers

The Fates

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

The Fate are three goddesses who weave the fate of all humans. All is well until Lachesis disrupts divine order to pursue love with a mortal

62%

13 days left

75 followers

Moarder Burd

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Thriller

After the disappearance of her best friends, a forgetful Una strings together a case... literally.

107%

13 days left

16 followers

After Algos

Champaign, Illinois Film Short
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Dr. Richter creates a machine that transfers pain between people, and while there were good intentions at first, it becomes a nightmare as t

29%

10 days left

11 followers

Did You Eat Yet? 你吃了吗?

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

As Eunice cooks a meal for her mother, she struggles to navigate being a good daughter and sacrificing stability.

50%

10 days left

77 followers

Where Do You Draw The Line?

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romance

Despite being 20 years apart, Esmeralda and Manny quickly fall in love. Years of unhealed trauma force them to rethink their relationship.

19%

24 days left

38 followers

Sensory Overload: Taste's Bitter

Elon, North Carolina Film Short
Drama, Experimental

When Alex’s 16th birthday doesn’t meet her expectations, she’s left to cope in unhealthy ways.

100%

8 days left

51 followers

Camille

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Other

Raffaello is on the path of healing when he meets Camille, and everything will go downhill.

78%

8 days left

72 followers

Rearview

Minneapolis, Minnesota Film Short
Romance, LGBTQ

A glimpse into Wit and Regina's relationship, all through moments they share in the car.

40%

22 days left

64 followers

The Last of The Greats

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Western, Film-Noir

A neo-western about a regular movie-goer who is attacked by a hitwoman hired to stop her from getting the best seat in the theater.

35%

7 days left

30 followers

ALL BOYS DO

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A transfemme nightlife performer navigates a complicated friendship, intimacy, and heartbreak in this heartfelt story of trans empowerment.

46%

22 days left

106 followers

Cheap Love

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

An agoraphobe and an addict connect in the space between their apartment doors, driving one another to heal by any means necessary.

111%

7 days left

27 followers

JUSTICE

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Raped by the high school basketball star, she discovers that getting justice and clearing her name is harder than she ever anticipated.

1%

37 days left

12 followers

Dear Life, You Suck! series.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Series
Comedy

Best friends living in Philly struggle to find their place in the world as they navigate life in their mid to late 20s.

1%

22 days left

8 followers

This Collapse of All Things: The Short Life of Frederick A. Demmler, Artist

Portland, Maine Film Feature
Documentary

THIS COLLAPSE OF ALL THINGS revisits the life and work of Frederick A. Demmler, 1888-1918, a promising Pittsburgh-born artist.

11%

22 days left

14 followers

THE OMICRON KILLER

Amsterdam, New York Film Feature
Horror, Thriller

A Copycat Serial Killer goes on a rampage to prove he's even more deadly than the original. The media redubs him The Omicron Killer.

1%

6 days left

6 followers

Honey

Conway, Arkansas Film Short
Drama, Romance

A widowed beekeeper has her interest sparked by a secret admirer at a farmers market.

34%

21 days left

31 followers

Normal Violence

New Castle, Pennsylvania Film Feature
Horror, Crime

A normal looking man in a suburban neighborhood holds a dark secret, as neighbors disappear and body's pile up police scramble for a suspect

0%

4 days left

1 followers

Love From Friends

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A surprising story about a young woman in the autism spectrum that shows that friendship can come from unexpected places.

31%

18 days left

41 followers

Love In A Bottle

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A young woman interested in Baby Botox learns the true price of being ageless when she falls into the underworld of the injectables industry

69%

3 days left

64 followers

Color of My Voice (CMV)

Baltimore, Maryland Series
Animation, Documentary

Individuals who faced racial discrimination get a second chance to rewrite their story. Cultivating compassion and understanding.

15%

25 days left

23 followers

Witch Hazel: An Anxiety Play

Los Angeles, California Theatre
Comedy, Experimental

A dinner party, The Hobbit, and a house of vengeful house plants send Witch Hazel spiraling as they question their identity.

117%

17 days left

49 followers

Ada and The Doc

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Drama, History

In 1927 southern Louisiana, subversive housewife Ada LeBoeuf is put on trial alongside her lover for the grisly murder of her husband in one

5%

2 days left

10 followers

Overthought

New York City, New York Film Short
Mystery, Thriller

A troubled 12 year-old faces his biggest fear and is forced to escape through his immersive imagination.

36%

2 days left

33 followers

Cessation

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Horror

After resorting to an illegal abortion, a pest control worker must exterminate the sinister presence growing inside of her. 

100%

1 day left

266 followers

Poster Child

Hartford, Connecticut Film Short
Drama

After learning her scholarship is in danger, an academically gifted college student escapes into a night brimming with peculiar characters,

110%

1 day left

42 followers

SCOOTER

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A sparkly, funny, female-driven comedy about coming of age in your twenties!

139%

1 day left

138 followers

Like Comment Subscribe - Crowdfunding for Post-Production

Toronto, Canada Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Two self-obsessed social media influencers cause an outrageous internet scandal that forces them to take a good hard look in the selfie cam.

44%

16 days left

71 followers

The Standard of Living

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy

What would you do if you had a million dollars?

100%

15 days left

31 followers

Snow Day

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Drama, Family

While searching for help tying her shoes, a little girl stumbles into the epicenter of her parents' complicated relationship.

88%

This project got the green light!

Red Ink

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Crime, Film-Noir

An insurance agent suspects his boss is part of a malevolent secret society due to the influence of a talk show radio host.

100%

This project got the green light!

Ohana

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama

A struggling medical student loses her faith, but an unexpected easter hunt helps her reconnect with her family.

103%

This project got the green light!

Reconcile

Baltimore, Maryland Film Short
Drama, Teen

A young woman comes to terms with her brother being in prison for participating in a deadly insurrection.

120%

This project got the green light!

Aman

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Thriller

Aman follows a young FBI agent who uses her government position and access to avenge and uncover the truth behind the death of her parents.

39%

10 days left

47 followers

The Man With The Cardboard Box

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Adventure, Drama

A homeless Syrian refugee with a speech disability and a world that hates him stumbles upon a magical cardboard box and a woman who doesn't.

4%

10 days left

12 followers

SPLIT

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

With few chances to go back in time, a teen must choose between love in the past or healing the relationship with his father in the present.

101%

This project got the green light!

Everybody Wins

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Satire, Mystery

Presented with the prospect of fulfillment as door-to-door salesmen, two men must decide if they're willing to stomach the cost of success.

83%

9 days left

18 followers

The Academy

Owings Mills, Maryland Film Short
Action, Comedy

The Academy is about a girl named Becky who joins the police academy and is an odd ball. Despite her best efforts of trying of fit in and ma

130%

This project got the green light!

Where the Pollen Falls

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Family, Horror

Join Theo & Arthur on their heart-pounding journey for survival in an overgrown post-apocalyptic world where they have become the Hunted.

83%

This project got the green light!

Pop, Hit, Burst Post-Production

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Comedy

An actor suffers from a delusional disorder causing him to believe two display mannequins are his parents.

101%

This project got the green light!

VS

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A Filipino-American teen finds joy and camaraderie playing Street Fighter II, until the local bully challenges him and shakes his reality.

115%

This project got the green light!

Trip Upstate!

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Jacqui and her friends take off for a weekend getaway, things spiral when the group takes magic mushrooms and they meet an unwelcome guest.

123%

This project got the green light!

GONE Movie

Fort William, United Kingdom Film Feature
Drama, Thriller

When a father finds his son has gone missing, he teams up with a detective, but first he must wrestle the traumatic reality of his past.

1%

5 days left

7 followers

Hamare Beech Kuch (Something Between Us)

New York City, New York Film Short
Musical, Romantic Comedy

An upbeat choreographer must make an impression on her first big job but finds herself falling for her unteachable client, a Bollywood star.

120%

This project got the green light!

Each Other

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Drama, Family

An adolescent queer boy reluctantly attends a party with his older brother to briefly escape the judgement of their conservative father.

107%

This project got the green light!

Extended Realities

Elon, North Carolina Series
Sci-Fi

Extended Realities is a three-part microshort science-fiction anthology series that brings accessibility to in-camera VFX.

101%

This project got the green light!

Soup For When I'm Bored

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Horror, Romantic Comedy

A filmmaker obsessed with a vintage pornography movie is neglecting his duties as a husband and father; but he won't for much longer, if his

80%

This project got the green light!

The Film - 72

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

It is New Year’s Eve 1972 and Cuban immigrant Gloria Cienfuegos’s New Year's party is upended by her daughter’s shocking announcement.

88%

This project got the green light!

Touch

Butte, Montana Film Short
Drama

Two friends go out on their usual hunting trip, but things turn sour when one suspects the other of inappropriately touching his daughter.

92%

This project got the green light!

Like / Subscribe

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Horror

Chronically online Ren loses her grip on reality when the influencer she’s obsessed with appears IRL.

84%

This project got the green light!

For You

Hamden, Connecticut Film Short
Fantasy, LGBTQ

A closeted transgender man in a family of inventors is gifted a magical quill that helps him discover who he is.

104%

This project got the green light!

Good Counsel

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A disgraced guidance counselor must learn to help the most bulliable kid she has ever met.

100%

This project got the green light!

Dried Flowers

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Other

After two years, Laney travels to the home of her college roommate to collect a letter she left Laney before she had taken her own life.

100%

This project got the green light!

Jim Cummings' Top Secret Shorts

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Two new short films from Sundance and SXSW winning writer/director Jim Cummings

127%

This project got the green light!

The Projectionist

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

Clive Weathers, a man in his twilight years, a skillful projectionist, whose work is his whole purpose, though it may be coming to a close.

110%

This project got the green light!

Pilea

Hamden, Connecticut Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

As feelings for her childhood best friend surface, teenager Judy grapples with her deepest insecurities when they all come to a head.

80%

This project got the green light!

Intercourse

Intercourse, Pennsylvania Film Short
Documentary

Through community, a small town in rural Pennsylvania weathers the tourism and outsiders brought on by their unique name.

141%

This project got the green light!

In Her Ear

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

When a bug crawls into Lou’s ear, her uncertainty about motherhood is put aside as she wrestles with the perils of early pregnancy.

92%

This project got the green light!

BABY GAY

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

An all-theory-no-praxis-bisexual woman bluffs her way into her first lesbian threesome, where she's thwarted by her gay impostor syndrome.

100%

This project got the green light!

High Functioning

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Drama

A chronically ill young actress is forced to face her anxieties around love, friendship, and her narcissistic new co-star aka her mother.

117%

This project got the green light!

ACTING LIKE WOMEN: Act 2

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

A film about feminist performance art and the Woman's Building in 1970s-80s Los Angeles intimately told by those who lived it

118%

This project got the green light!

Summer's End

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Elliott, a closeted queer teen, catches his father cheating on his mother with a younger man on a family beach trip.

104%

This project got the green light!

Curls

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A Hasidic boy from Brooklyn desperately tries to get a Dominican faded haircut the week before his bar mitzvah.

100%

This project got the green light!

Forevertown

Berkeley, California Film Short
Thriller, Horror

A backup singer seeks new opportunities, and learns: she’ll never leave the band she’s in.

89%

This project got the green light!

Future Date

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Romantic Comedy

In a terrible future where people are stuck alone in tiny apartments, two strangers win the chance to see another person for the first time.

100%

This project got the green light!

To Ken with Love

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

A flamboyant talk show host grapples with the perils of tokenism in the workplace.

83%

This project got the green light!

Mayor for a Day

Millbrook, New York Film Short
Comedy

When Chuck Miller wins the annual "Mayor for a Day" contest, a prank set by his daughter, he is forced to go on a tour of his own hometown.

100%

This project got the green light!

Grand Romantic Gestures

Austin, Texas Series
Comedy, Drama

On their anniversary, Joe proposes to Katie under unusual circumstances. Caught off guard, she must decide if he is the only man for her.

103%

This project got the green light!

VIDEO: 001

Woodbridge, Virginia Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A man’s fascination with horror heightens when he discovers a banned film.

82%

This project got the green light!

From Story to Song

New York City, New York Music
Other, Music

Join us on the journey of how a story becomes a song.

95%

This project got the green light!

Before You Go - Short Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Experimental

After a house party, two teens share a surreal moment of innocence before facing a new harsh reality.

83%

This project got the green light!

Living Loud

New York City, New York Film Short
Documentary, Music

A short documentary of joy, unity and empowerment through drumming.

83%

This project got the green light!

Twitterpated

New York City, New York Film Feature
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

A fun QUEER reimagining of Cyrano de Bergerac.

87%

This project got the green light!

Starwaves

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Sci-Fi, Music

In the year 6415, technology is powered by music. After his ship crashes, Jack Fusion must teach a group of cadets how to play as a band!

82%

This project got the green light!

Colorway

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Two college roommates - one Black, one white - accidentally switch bodies and are forced to develop an understanding of themselves, each oth

101%

This project got the green light!

THE SKIES AHEAD

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama

A young boy who dreams of becoming a pilot one day is met with a dream shattering reality when his father can no longer guide his path.

82%

This project got the green light!

Rainbow Sun

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama

A father and son both carrying secrets that are revealed in unexpected ways must decide if the secrets will make them or break them.

103%

This project got the green light!

The Sheridan Tapes: The Final Season

Irvine, California Radio & Podcasts
Horror, Mystery

The Fourth and Final Season of the Horror/Mystery Audio Drama The Sheridan Tapes

101%

This project got the green light!

good to see you

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Romance

Recent exes Luke and Zoe run into each other on first dates at the same restaurant.

131%

This project got the green light!

ANHELO

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

While hosting a tapas dinner party with their closest friends, a couple grapples with the imminent end of their relationship.

110%

This project got the green light!

The Waiting Room, or Eggs in Purgatory

Urbana, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Horror

In a waiting room in the space between the living and the beyond, an unlikely pair sits impatiently for their final reckoning.

81%

This project got the green light!

Not Here, Not There

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Experimental, Fantasy

With their body on a stage and their life on a screen, an anxiety riddled highschooler sees themselves without a mirror.

82%

This project got the green light!

Six Fifty

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Drama, Thriller

Four strangers get trapped in a convenience store 38 minutes before a meteor destroys the earth.

130%

This project got the green light!

Karen 1% - An Audio Drama by Bassey Etim

New York City, New York Radio & Podcasts
Drama, Sci-Fi

A sci-fi audio drama about a scientific Federal Agent in the 2040s. From secret space stations to sexy AI, 'Karen 1%' is on the case.

122%

This project got the green light!

Ellen Needs Insurance

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Satire

A short film about insurance.

113%

This project got the green light!

What's The Matter?

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Satire

When meeting your girlfriend's parents involves a gun, a nudie mag, and the Zapruder film, anything is on the table.

87%

This project got the green light!

Pink Moon

Chicago, Illinois Film Feature
Comedy, Crime

A queer vagrant couple planning to rob a bank find their relationship tested during their stay in a small conservative town.

101%

This project got the green light!

FORWARD THINKING

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A young Black man seeks out the help of a trademark company as he sets precautions for his inevitable encounter with the police.

82%

This project got the green light!

Ethics Town

Edinburgh, United Kingdom Radio & Podcasts
Drama, Horror

When you're here, you should probably leave...

102%

This project got the green light!

Onegin and The Americans

New York City, New York Theatre
Comedy, Experimental

From Dmitry Krymov, a comedic retelling of Eugene Onegin by Russian oddballs and an exploration of Americans via Hemingway and O'Neill

104%

This project got the green light!

Mother of Lost Things

Columbus, Georgia Film Short
Fantasy, Horror

A desperate little boy meets a fairytale-like creature who promises to return what's lost, his mother and MIA soldier, for a price.

88%

This project got the green light!

A Midsummer's Nightmare

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Teen

A young theater director faces the drama, hardships and challenges of putting on the production of A Midsummer's Dream, during opening night

122%

This project got the green light!

Voicemail

Wilmington, North Carolina Film Short
Documentary, Experimental

Stringing together real voicemails from lost loved ones, Voicemail creates an intimate, nostalgic portrait of life through death itself.

111%

This project got the green light!

A Gettysburg Haunting

Washington, District of Columbia Film Feature
Horror, Thriller

A medium agrees to guest appear on his friend's failing podcast but tensions rise between them when he loses his power to talk to the dead.

102%

This project got the green light!

Human Shield - Clinic Escort Documentary

San Francisco, California Film Feature
Documentary

Human Shield features abortion clinic escorts – volunteers who escort patients on one of the most hostile 30-second walks of their lives.

128%

This project got the green light!

Pepperoni

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Adventure, Comedy

An 8th grader nicknamed Pepperoni due to his large nipples seeks the help of a famous wrestler after a fellow student blackmails him.

81%

This project got the green light!

I NEED SPACE Documentary

Austin, Texas Film Feature
Documentary

A documentary exploring Austin's Queer nightlife scene and the importance of physical space for marginalized communities to gather.

81%

This project got the green light!

Thirst Trap

New Orleans, Louisiana Film Short
Comedy, Horror

When a haunted tour guide turns into a vampire, she uses dating apps to source victims—but the more she feeds, the emptier she feels.

93%

This project got the green light!

A HANUKKAH CAROL, or GELT TRIP! The Musical

New York City, New York Theatre
Comedy, Musical

The holiday classic… converted. It’s a miracle! Raising funds for a December 2022 industry reading, and a world-premiere concert.

165%

This project got the green light!

[subtext]

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Two people on a first date can only speak in subtext until an event happens that forces them to say exactly what they're thinking.

83%

This project got the green light!

Leggo My MF Eggo

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

The relationship of two childhood best friends becomes strained after becoming roommates.

109%

This project got the green light!

Luke and Emma and a Gas Station on Franklin Ave

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A mundane trip to a gas station turns into an unexpected lesson for a young biracial boy growing up in a small town in the 80s.

109%

This project got the green light!

The Queen Wants Revenge

Austin, Texas Film Short
Action, LGBTQ

A Drag Queen swears bloody revenge after suffering abuse from her ex-lover.

85%

This project got the green light!

Wishy Washy

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

A bisexual twentysomething is unable to make any decisions due to the gay angel and straight devil on his shoulders telling him what to do.

110%

This project got the green light!

The Quietest Year

Stowe, Vermont Film Feature
Documentary

Making a little noise over our search for peace and quiet.

107%

This project got the green light!

Alpha

New York City, New York Film Short
Action, Romance

A first date between two strangers takes an unexpected turn.

125%

This project got the green light!

Sick Day

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Teen

Two friends rekindle their friendship when they score tickets to a secret show of their favorite band.

82%

This project got the green light!

McCurdy Point

Damariscotta, Maine Film Feature
Horror

Four friends rent a cabin in the woods of Maine, things a turn when the spirit of the cabin’s original owner picks them off, one by one.

101%

This project got the green light!

A Fly in Buttermilk

New Haven, Connecticut Film Short
Drama

Black college student Levi Jackson wakes up one morning to discover he has been appointed the president of his notoriously problematic frat.

92%

This project got the green light!

Suburban Witch

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Satire, Drama

Following a young Jewish girl, "Suburban Witch" tackles the complexities of nose-jobs in Jewish culture.

94%

This project got the green light!

What Is Your Raison D'être!? (Festival Circuit)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Sci-Fi

A young woman is held captive in a secluded lab as she goes through a series of experiments to test her supernatural abilities.

100%

This project got the green light!

Horse Diamonds

Washington, District of Columbia Film Feature
Documentary, History

How far a woman will go to save the true love of her life ~ her horses…

100%

This project got the green light!

Re: Dracula

Long Beach, California Radio & Podcasts
Horror, LGBTQ

A bite-sized audio drama adaption of Dracula.

239%

This project got the green light!

Brand Damage

Pequannock Township, New Jersey Film Short
Comedy, Film-Noir

A short film about a man obsessed with a particular brand of hard seltzer.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Internal Bleeding of Sophie and Sam

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

Traumatic events bring us together, often in ways we least expect. Small town, big problems, who's coping?

83%

This project got the green light!

Ruthie Joins a Death Cult

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy

A lonely young woman tries to make friends by joining a death cult.

106%

This project got the green light!

American Dendrite

Chicago, Illinois Film Feature
Documentary

Americans living along the path of water from Chicago to Louisiana discuss what's on their minds, prompted only by the person before them.

81%

This project got the green light!

HARD-BITTEN

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

Cameron, a gay man struggling to move on from his past, must protect his blossoming relationship after he is bitten by a werewolf.

100%

This project got the green light!

Honeybun

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Family, Film-Noir

A hit (wo)man walks into a diner… spots her brother and asks “did you kill our dad?” because with this lot murder is a family affair.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Mutt

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Thriller

When Earn goes camping with fellow soldiers & an unwelcome guest arrives, he is forced to realize the dark underbelly of their home base

80%

This project got the green light!

The dad stache to-do list

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Comedy, Adventure

"The bromance of the century"

81%

This project got the green light!

WILDMAN

Richmond, Virginia Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

Amy, a trans woman, must reconnect with her estranged father when he claims to have shot a Bigfoot.

90%

This project got the green light!

Kintsugi

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Satire

Everyone is broken, it’s all about how you fill in the cracks. Jack is at his lowest, and it's up to his inner-child to lift him back up.

91%

This project got the green light!

Valhalla

St. George, Utah Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

After losing their village, a Viking father trains his daughter as a warrior to fight against primal beings and be accepted into Valhalla.

81%

This project got the green light!

Aged Up

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A hot summer day and a dangerous TikTok challenge; two 10 year-old kids with the appearance of adults will learn the truth about violence.

130%

This project got the green light!

Into the Valley (Post-Production)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Thriller

In 1967, B. buys a Mustang and discreetly robs a string of banks in the Sacramento Valley, until a teenage girl gets in the way.

100%

This project got the green light!

Maize

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, History

Set in 1911 at an autumn festival, a neurotic young woman tries to forcefully rekindle a friendship through childhood traditions.

121%

This project got the green light!

Morning Steep

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Family, Drama

Over a cup of tea, an African American mother introduces her young son to the realities of their cultural heritage.

121%

This project got the green light!

Abides

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Thriller

Girl meets boy. Girl loses boy. Girl ... will not lose boy.

80%

This project got the green light!

Leap

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama

Seven years after loosing her sight, Jess, a talented ex-dancer joins a creative recovery group in hopes of trying to dance again.

80%

This project got the green light!

Willingly Into Darkness

Dallas, Texas Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A young woman is unexpectedly visited by an old friend causing her to spiral into a life-changing anxiety-driven episode.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Casting Couch on Greenwich St

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Based on a true story, a young actress unknowingly meets Hollywood's biggest predator.

93%

This project got the green light!

I Love Nancy Meyers

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

Two women contend with their love (and hate) for Nancy Meyers films, debating issues that arise when viewing the past with present-day eyes.

100%

This project got the green light!

Watchful Eye

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A young psychology student’s blind date takes a frightening turn when she stumbles upon the man’s dark secret.

81%

This project got the green light!

The Brink

Charlotte, North Carolina Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

While in search of a lost love, a young woman must face the reality of what she really wants and needs romantically.

86%

This project got the green light!

2222

Phoenix, Arizona Film Short
Action, Adventure

The year is 2222, 200 years ago our ancestors foolishly destroyed our own planet by polluting it and draining it of its resources..

112%

This project got the green light!

The Tenant

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller

After a creeping suspicion that her boyfriend is cheating on her, Alyssa investigates the matter and formulates a plan to regain control.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Sound Museum

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Radio & Podcasts
Sci-Fi

A sound collector for an enigmatic museum travels to remarkable places to record strange and impossible noise artifacts.

173%

This project got the green light!

In the Margins (bisexual bodies are always queer)

Toronto, Canada Art & Photography
Animation, LGBTQ

Walk into the chaotic brain of a bisexual girl hitting puberty in 2001.

90%

This project got the green light!

SOON IS NOW

Beacon, New York Theatre
Other, Nature

SOON IS NOW is an immersive day of climate theater, dance, art and activism.

105%

This project got the green light!

NIGHT LIGHTS

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller

A tormented husband drives out to the desert seeking revenge for the murder of his wife, but when confronted, he questions everything.

104%

This project got the green light!

Give Me An A

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Horror, Satire

A REACTION to the overturning of Roe v Wade made by 15 female filmmaker teams. This film gives women a voice in our fight for our rights.

101%

This project got the green light!

Ari

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A college-aged artist navigates the extreme highs and lows of her mental health.

82%

This project got the green light!

Ekelbrode

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Sci-Fi

A POW aboard a dieselpunk labor camp is cornered on his last day by a radical mycologist who claims to hold a secret to saving their world.

83%

This project got the green light!

The Cassandra Project

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Shorts Program

Three films. Three genres. Three scenarios. One unifying and terrifying truth.

102%

This project got the green light!

Strangers All Over Again

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Teen

After being put in the same SAT-prep class, two ex-best friends must confront the awkwardness of being strangers all over again.

80%

This project got the green light!

You Can Go Home Whenever You Want

Grand Rapids, Michigan Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A man devotes his life to a mysterious hill that might be a conduit to the next life until an old friend surprises him with a birthday cake.

106%

This project got the green light!

Murray's Home for Moving On

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

On his last day of a six-week retreat for grief stricken men, Matthew wonders whether “Moving On” really is the best thing for him.

100%

This project got the green light!

Dead On Arrival

Dallas, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Crime

Small-town mortician Angie just wants to get through her sister's wedding and instead finds out a huge secret in her own relationship.

100%

This project got the green light!

"Hustle" (The Web Series)

Boston, Massachusetts Series
Drama, Music

A street entrepreneur unexpectedly finds himself pursuing a career in music. It's his way out the game if his pride doesn't get in the way.

80%

This project got the green light!

Harbor (Short Film)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

OUR NEW STRETCH GOAL on this platform: $17,000

142%

This project got the green light!

Everything Good

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

Gabi has to deliver some disappointing news. To curb her anxiety, she enlists the help of her mischievous cousin and some psychedelics.

85%

This project got the green light!

King of Dallas

Dallas, Texas Film Feature
Action, Sci-Fi

It's the year 2097 in a Post Apocalyptic Dallas where Melanated Individuals are the lone survivors.

101%

This project got the green light!

Love Hurts

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Horror

A loving couple realizes that their passion for murdering jerks may be taking them in different directions.

85%

This project got the green light!

This is Fine

Portland, Oregon Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

A new series about navigating millennial adulthood, with a little help from pole dancing.

92%

This project got the green light!

It's Rather A Lovely Thing

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A struggling writer and aspiring actor fail to maintain their romantic relationship as they pursue their dreams of breaking into Hollywood.

118%

This project got the green light!

No Questions Asked

Phoenix, Arizona Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

On her first night as a motel clerk, Stevie encounters an eccentric couple with dark secrets.

100%

This project got the green light!

Im Ready

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A young woman is getting ready for her date but she needs to fight agains her horrific insecurities that become a reality.

84%

This project got the green light!

Universe 25

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Sci-Fi, Drama

A mysterious entity holds human lab rats captive. With no hope of escape, they must confront the absurdity of their new existence.

140%

This project got the green light!

Cam Girl

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Laura is a generic white girl whose financial struggles lead her to wonder... if everyone has an OnlyFans, how hard can it be?

114%

This project got the green light!

The Art of Wiping

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

After his girlfriend has to wipe his butt post-heart surgery, Walt must reclaim his body autonomy for the relationship to find equilibrium.

96%

This project got the green light!

The Empathizer

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Film Short
Documentary

Comedian Fred Le sits down with other second-gen Vietnamese immigrants who moved back to explore the allure of the rapidly-changing country.

110%

This project got the green light!

Porch Roof

Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania Film Short
Drama, Romance

Under the seclusion of a hot summer night, two exes revisit their tradition of sitting on a roof and unearth difficult unfinished business.

106%

This project got the green light!

We're All Gonna Die

Dallas, Texas Film Short
Drama, Teen

A short thesis film that follows Haley on a road trip to college with her dad as she comes to terms with her fear of mortality.

149%

This project got the green light!

Paralian

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

In the wake of a personal tragedy, a vengeful man returns to an island to hunt a creature of local legend.

84%

This project got the green light!

Exuvia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Drama

A 90s teenager's growing maturity puts her at odds with her best friend the summer before high school.

127%

This project got the green light!

Walter, Grace, & The Submarine - A Midwestern RomCom

Grand Rapids, Michigan Film Feature
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Over the course of a weekend, two young artists bond over odd parents, odd senses of humor, and religious trauma.

92%

This project got the green light!

Dick Bunny

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

A British children’s book character comes to life in the bathroom of a sleep-deprived mom.

101%

This project got the green light!

Use Your Words

Maplewood, New Jersey Film Short
Drama

A friendship between two lonely mothers is plunged into jeopardy when a painful event from one's past comes to light.

155%

This project got the green light!

Life at Sandy's

Tvedestrand, Norway Film Feature
Drama, Horror

A grieving American stuck in a small Norway town finds solace in a sitcom with characters that slowly pull her into their sinister TV world.

100%

This project got the green light!

Helping a Stranger

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama

A young homeless man named Jack is taken under the wing of an older man named Lewis. They form a father and son relationship, but not all re

87%

This project got the green light!

Spooky Society

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Teen, Horror

In Savannah, Georgia - America's most haunted city - a group of teens come together to create an amateur paranormal investigative vlog.

80%

This project got the green light!

Black Veil (Slasher Short Film)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Two besties working the closing shift at a bridal boutique must face their own commitment issues… and the veiled killer waiting to strike.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Queer Agenda: A Great American Road Trip

Seattle, Washington Series
Documentary, Talk-Show

A group of moms and two of their queer adult children drive across the country to get a glimpse at the realities queer folks face.

86%

This project got the green light!

HOW TO CLEAN

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama

A college student with ADHD will do anything to save her friendship with her roommate.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Grief Counselor

Statesville, North Carolina Film Short
Drama

An Army Veteran juggles life as a grief counselor while battling her own demons and trying to reconcile a relationship with her husband.

97%

This project got the green light!

Ankorr 643

London, United Kingdom Radio & Podcasts
Sci-Fi, LGBTQ

A brand-new Sci-Fi Podcast, following the story of Irvin Botkin as he works on creating a chip his father never finished.

89%

This project got the green light!

Play Date

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A young girl learns the cost of friendship.

100%

This project got the green light!

That Alien, Sound

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy, Adventure

An alien sound wave takes over a woman's body through a radio broadcast and her friends and family can't believe it.

101%

This project got the green light!

Fogtown

Portland, Oregon Series
Comedy, Mystery

A handcrafted mystery TV series full of laughs, adventure, and heartfelt Sherlock Holmes riffs – all made with finger puppets!

104%

This project got the green light!

The Awkward Stage

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Film Feature
Drama, Comedy

In the midst of a barrage of devious licks, a middle school reject falls in love with a sculpture.

104%

This project got the green light!

In Loving Color: Black Queer Love on Film

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Documentary, LGBTQ

In Loving Color is a documentary short that highlights & celebrates Black Queer Love through the lens of millennial couples in Atlanta, GA.

81%

This project got the green light!

Particle Divide

Mesa, Arizona Film Short
Action, Sci-Fi

Hudson encounters a particle from outer space that alters the course of history and modern technology as we know it.

100%

This project got the green light!

Lake Pluto

New York City, New York Film Short
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Out on a solo camping trip, an overwhelmed millennial seeks clarity and may get the answers she's looking for from a supernatural visitor.  

132%

This project got the green light!

Cellar Door

Huntington, New York Film Short
Drama, History

Take it easy, but take it.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Visitant

Florence, Alabama Film Short
Drama, Horror

When a young woman inherits her family home, she must make up for the ghosts of her family's past or continue her family's secret.

96%

This project got the green light!

Gentle Boy

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A young African American tries to navigate through life ~ and come to terms with a painful upbringing ~ through his photography.

114%

This project got the green light!

Crayons - A Short Film

Orlando, Florida Film Short
Drama

A vignette in the life of a young, creative African American boy named Zion as he learns to use art to cope with the pressures of society.

141%

This project got the green light!

River

New York City, New York Film Short
LGBTQ, Thriller

A queer college student attends a disco party the night before graduation with their girlfriends.

102%

This project got the green light!

Twister

Dallas, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Tornado sirens sound while two sisters walk to school. Trapped in a storm closet for 15 minutes, Monica must be the mother she's never had.

147%

This project got the green light!

Strawberry

Conway, Arkansas Film Short
Drama

A Honduran immigrant girl helps bridge the generational and cultural gaps in her family on the day of her cousin's quinceñera.

81%

This project got the green light!

Fantasia on Greensleeves

Dublin, Ireland Film Short
Film-Noir, Music

A married couple's life of crime takes a sinister twist, in this neo-noir inspired by the famous classical piece.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Magic Ticket

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

After trying to get a meal at a fancy restaurant, a homeless female veterans finds her voice for the first time in many years.

83%

This project got the green light!

ANIMALS

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Recently moved from the USVI, 21yr old Jordan’s perspective is forever changed when he’s pulled over by the LAPD with his white roommate.

106%

This project got the green light!

I Want You to Live the film

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Teen

A story following an Asian-American teenager in her journey of loss and grief after losing her parents.

105%

This project got the green light!

Kasting Spellz

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Game-Show

Kasting Spellz is the Spelling Bee for adults! Instead of being eliminated, we penalize you with shots!

104%

This project got the green light!

Titty Boy

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy

The story of a formerly-larger teenage boy with a case of gynecomastia (aka "man boobs") and his journey to lose what defines him.

111%

This project got the green light!

Red Earth

Winter Park, Florida Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Experimental

They say it's both a blessing and a curse to remember Earth.

105%

This project got the green light!

Strawberry

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

After the death of her abusive ex, Nova connects with his girlfriend - only to realize some spirits have a hard time staying buried.

83%

This project got the green light!

New Me - Web Series

Austin, Texas Series
Comedy

An inexperienced college freshman struggles to find herself in a world where social media pressures the narrative of young women.

102%

This project got the green light!

The Reception

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

When an estranged grandson attempts to claim his deceased grandmother’s inheritance, he finds that he isn’t alone in his endeavors...

87%

This project got the green light!

First Time Caller

San Diego, California Film Short
Horror, Thriller

When Jansen finds a new hobby in an old ham radio, he tunes into a twisted game where the hunt is on and the listeners are part of the show.

81%

This project got the green light!

Going Out Swinging

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A boxing trainer’s journey to see his fighter succeed. He regrets a deal with organized crime betraying his fighter to save his own life.

80%

This project got the green light!

Murder Camp

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

When two serial killers show up on the same night to serial kill some camp counselors, they must confront their changing friendship.

108%

This project got the green light!

HAMLET

New York City, New York Theatre
Drama, Experimental

Daring to put impulse before perfection, eight actors embrace process by devising Hamlet in one week.

102%

This project got the green light!

500 Fireflies

Staunton, Virginia Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

A newly single dad moves his teenage daughter to the rural town where he grew up, only to find that loss of industry has hit the area hard.

91%

This project got the green light!

VITRA’S STREAM PROOF OF CONCEPT

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Family, Other

A grieving girl prays to see her Mom again. God answers her prayer, sparking spiritual warfare between the forces of good and evil.

81%

This project got the green light!

Guest

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Horror

A woman contending with her broken relationship struggles with succumbing to a mysterious guest during an overnight stay.

139%

This project got the green light!

Las Maravillas - The Wonders

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A gay man returns to his mining town to say goodbye to his macho father who is dying, together they learn that death is only the beginning

80%

This project got the green light!

Always in Bloom: Amara

Teaneck, New Jersey Film Feature
Drama, Musical

When Amara's medical concerns are dismissed, her family must take matters into their own hands to prevent a repeated tragedy.

85%

This project got the green light!

HOUSE OF KA - A supernatural horror / mystery

Ann Arbor, Michigan Film Feature
Horror, Mystery

A young Victorian aristocrat struggles to save her father from a mummy's curse.

100%

This project got the green light!

Four Nights and a Fire

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Experimental

An Ojibwe young man must keep a sacred fire burning to guide the spirit of his father to the afterlife.

110%

This project got the green light!

TALLYWACKER

Northampton, Massachusetts Film Feature
Comedy, Music

TALLYWACKER is a buddy comedy about two bandmates whose relationship gets tested when one of them gets a gig touring with a major rock star.

87%

This project got the green light!

Gather the Suspects

Boulder, Colorado Radio & Podcasts
Comedy, Mystery

Gather The Suspects is a cozy mystery audio drama set in Wales during a very boring apocalypse.

103%

This project got the green light!

Sonder

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

After traveling to New York City to commit suicide, Ian's plans are interrupted by a chance meeting with a woman running from her past.

100%

This project got the green light!

Blueberry Pancakes & Blank Pages

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A young scriptwriter makes her big break into Hollywood, but now faces the struggles of living up to up the expectations

80%

This project got the green light!

Daughter of Wands

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

At a skatepark in Oregon, 17-year-old Cass finds herself in need of the protection she so cruelly denied her sister, Ruby, earlier that day.

88%

This project got the green light!

Rosabelle, Believe

Los Angeles, California Film Short
History, Sci-Fi

When a widow receives a mysterious package from her late husband, she realizes that there may be more to life and death than she thought.

139%

This project got the green light!

MOONIE - The Web Series

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

MOONIE is the sitcom about the little somethings, poking fun at the microaggressions of everyday life for a group of Black queer friends.

113%

This project got the green light!

Into the Thicket

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

A lonely, lost young woman happens upon a mysterious cottage in the woods and her relationship with its enigma of an owner changes her life.

102%

This project got the green light!

Year 31

Los Angeles, California Series
Documentary, Experimental

12 avant-garde, short films using abstract imagery + movement to investigate the connection between hair, culture, gender + identity.

100%

This project got the green light!

Last Days of Summer

Indianapolis, Indiana Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

It was a neighborhood where nothing exciting ever happened... that is until Summer, the girl next door goes missing.

90%

This project got the green light!

Grey Area

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Experimental

Harper has been bipolar all her life enjoying the extremes of her condition, until her actions go out of control.

103%

This project got the green light!

Boundary Lines

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

In the wake of her brother’s rehabilitation admittance, a young girl is left with her grandmother in rural Indiana to cope with the changes

101%

This project got the green light!

The Glasses

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

When 81-year-old Joseph, who has Parkinson's Disease, needs a new pair of glasses, his family gives it everything they've got to get them.

119%

This project got the green light!

Prophet

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Dark comedy about a cancer patient who nearly dies from quack therapy then peddles the same shady medicine to fund her legitimate treatment.

100%

This project got the green light!

"She Wears the Midnight Crown" and "He Bears the Cape of Stars:" Two Queer Short Story Anthologies

Schenectady, New York Writing & Publishing
Romance, LGBTQ

An intriguing and mysterious pair of queer anthologies featuring wlw and mlm stories playing out during masquerades!

109%

This project got the green light!

Steal the Bacon

East Brunswick, New Jersey Film Short
Romance, Teen

During a sweltering Michigan summer, 17-year-old Teddy’s relationship with her soccer teammate Raya will break more than just her heart.

80%

This project got the green light!

I'M DIFFERENT NOW

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

When tragedy strikes two sisters, they must learn to break down their walls and lean on one another.

136%

This project got the green light!

I Can't Protect You

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

Based on my life as a Stage 3A breast cancer survivor, this film will empower those who are silently struggling to ask for help.

93%

This project got the green light!

Delete

New York City, New York Film Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

As a woman slowly deletes photos of her ex off of Instagram, the memories seem to delete with them.

106%

This project got the green light!

World's Lamest Teacher

Little Rock, Arkansas Film Short
Drama

A young high school teacher begins to question his career choice after a day filled with fistfights, drugs, and a student's self harm.

81%

This project got the green light!

Lee & Charlie

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Lee, a trans man, and his wife Charlie are creating a family. The bumpy road toward parenthood tests this queer couple's resilience.

80%

This project got the green light!

A Date With a Loved One

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Romance, Drama

Two family friends meet for lunch after not seeing each other for years, but one thinks it's a date.

80%

This project got the green light!

W*tches

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Fantasy

A documentary crew follows three witches tasked to prepare a man as their virgin sacrifice when things go awry

103%

This project got the green light!

Reunion

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Isata, an African immigrant, discovers the child soldier who had wiped out her family, is now a best selling author living in New York City.

165%

This project got the green light!

Lost Boys Pizza

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Dracula is REAL ya'll & turning Halloween party goers into vampy minions! How can 2 theatre majors save the day?! A DANCE OFF TO THE DEATH!

100%

This project got the green light!

Where the Dog is Buried

Ann Arbor, Michigan Film Short
Comedy, Drama

After a man accidentally runs over a dog, he and his wife argue over hiding it from a violent neighbor and if they’re fit to raise a family.

104%

This project got the green light!

ZOMBELLINI

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

After a succesful take, the cast and crew of a thesis project about zombies find themselves fighting for survival against real ones.

88%

This project got the green light!

Dino Hart

Medford, Oregon Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

As a local Don’t Say Gay bill passes, 12-year-old Dino is forced to confront a surprising truth about their long-lost father.

110%

This project got the green light!

Crack Shot

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Sport, Thriller

When a stranger offers a large sum to train with his son, an ex-junior squash champion must decide whether to release his repressed demons.

87%

This project got the green light!

Asian Persuasion: A Romantic Comedy

New York City, New York Film Feature
Romantic Comedy, Comedy

Every Great Marriage Could Use a Good Divorce.

133%

This project got the green light!

Deserving

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Horror

A demon tries to keep her body from breaking down in order to stay with her human family.

80%

This project got the green light!

Memories Past

Phoenix, Arizona Film Short
Drama

A woman dying of cancer enlists the illegal services of a hitman. Along the way, the two talk about life and death.

121%

This project got the green light!

Acquired Taste

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

When two best friends unknowingly walk into a cannibalistic dinner party, trust is betrayed and taste buds are excited.

92%

This project got the green light!

Ana and Mia

Houston, Texas Film Feature
Drama, Horror

Two lonely girls form a strong bond and begin pushing each other into eating disorders, causing them to sink deeper into a delusional world.

80%

This project got the green light!

Eggs

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Comedy

While anxiously awaiting a medical diagnosis, a jaded ex-dancer interrogates the young girl she catches stealing eggs from her chicken coop.

105%

This project got the green light!

Burnt Hickory

Powder Springs, Georgia Film Feature
Drama, Horror

Faux doc about a jealous influencer who spends three nights in the house of a recently dead woman and promptly vanishes from the public eye.

105%

This project got the green light!

The Descendant of Zack Taylor: Episode 3

Bellingham, Washington Music Video
Fantasy, Music

Just a part-time superhero and his horse-sized cat on a journey through the unknown.

103%

This project got the green light!

Queen of Magic Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

From upper-class Victorian England to the slums of NYC, a young woman combats a male-dominated world to become the first female magician.

80%

This project got the green light!

Everything in Waves (formerly Breaking Wind)

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A man swimming laps drowns in the memories of his childhood while dealing with the stress of losing his father to dementia.

103%

This project got the green light!

Into the Valley

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

In 1967, B. buys a Mustang and discreetly robs a string of banks in the Sacramento Valley, until a teenage girl gets in the way.

118%

This project got the green light!

NUDE

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Hadley, a high school sophomore in the height of her adolescence, will do anything to please her charming crush, Ryan. She longs for an idy

100%

This project got the green light!

A Life Well Lived

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A woman cares for her ex-mother in law at the end of her life as she struggles with Alzheimer's but helps her access her memories.

90%

This project got the green light!

True Places Never Are (ZUGUNRUHE)

Bristol, United Kingdom Film Short
Documentary, Nature

The overwhelming urge birds feel to migrate. This is a film about journeys, and about finding your place in the world—quite literally.

105%

This project got the green light!

Beacon: the Feature Film

Boston, Massachusetts Film Feature
Documentary, Teen

Three Boston public school students, ranking far below their suburban peers, decide to apply to some of the best private boarding schools in

101%

This project got the green light!

Waysland

Marlborough, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama

When her past pays an unexpected visit, an immigrant leans on an unlikely friendship to realize her dreams.

109%

This project got the green light!

Super Smash

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Two young men meeting to hookup search for connection when they realize they’ve catfished each other.

110%

This project got the green light!

PARALYSIS Post-Production Completion Fund

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Horror

A woman with sleep paralysis learns her demons may be connected to a family secret.

128%

This project got the green light!

Wheel

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

Taping a simple Wheel of Fortune audition becomes an impossible task when a volatile session runner tries to direct her eccentric neighbor.

153%

This project got the green light!

Butt Stuff

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Film Short
Comedy, Horror

A man's sentient sex toy becomes jealous when its owner forms a relationship with a human woman.

124%

This project got the green light!

Junction Short Film

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Junction follows a group of strangers that struggle with their relationships and their past. The film is composed of three vignettes.

81%

This project got the green light!

Wokman

Athens, Georgia Film Short
Drama

An American-born Chinese boy gains perspective of his parent's view of the American dream after starting to work at their family restaurant.

107%

This project got the green light!

X

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Action, Comedy

X, an "ethnically ambiguous" actor, has to take on some outlandish adjustments during a casting session before they finally try it his way.

100%

This project got the green light!

Late to the Party

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Comedy, Drama

During his 25th birthday party, a trans man runs into his former best friend who ghosted him after he confessed his feelings for her, but sh

87%

This project got the green light!

Prestige

Los Angeles, California Radio & Podcasts
Drama, History

Set in 1813, our podcast follows a humble seamstress as she ascends into the world of power and excess provided by the Haitian royal court.

100%

This project got the green light!

Color Theories

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A transformational journey of a young woman's changing body and perspective is narratively explored using the visual light spectrum, ROYGBIV

100%

This project got the green light!

Family Affair

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

A young adult's secret relationship puts him at odds with this family, friends, and other commitments

80%

This project got the green light!

Blueberry Pancakes & Blank Pages

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A young artist battles between her struggles of being productive and her anxieties on having to deliver her next big film in Hollywood.

112%

This project got the green light!

Could Be | Short Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

After being influenced by a queer friend group on trip to NY, a woman returns home having to approach her boyfriend with a delicate subject.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Invaders

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Western

After breaking from 1852's last wagon train to California, a pioneer family travels toward a supernatural fate as the patriarch goes mad.

158%

This project got the green light!

Snow Cap Films: Two Shorts, One Team

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Two daring proof-of-concept shorts from bold new voices in independent cinema, produced with one award-winning skeleton crew.

108%

This project got the green light!

The Super Exciting Gang

Portland, Maine Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A Black idealistic artist reunites with his former college art collective to make amends and super viral internet content.

86%

This project got the green light!

As Above, So Below: The Woman With the Trapped Soul

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Horror, Thriller

Marlow wakes up to her spiritual ancestor, Oya who introduces her to a new perspective on life through sex magic.

107%

This project got the green light!

KEEL

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

Tired of being set up, Keel focuses on her summer job at a burger joint, until one final date changes everything.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Boy Under the Moonlight

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Sometimes we Need a push to find our purpose

85%

This project got the green light!

They Don't Leave

Missoula, Montana Film Short
Drama, Horror

A divorced alcoholic seeks refuge in a remote ancestral cabin only to be confronted by demons that have haunted her family for generations.

86%

This project got the green light!

Asian Divorce

New York City, New York Theatre
Comedy

An Asian immigrant woman with no filter navigates her love life while coping with the dissolution of her parents' marriage in Thailand.

106%

This project got the green light!

The Pink

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

Riley gets a tour of the exclusive, feminist, co-working space The Pink and something is off. When she figures it out, it might be too late

80%

This project got the green light!

Oldhead

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Feature
Action

A young man living a life of crime has finally met his fate. His Godfather must save him from making the biggest mistake of his life.

100%

This project got the green light!

Love is Game

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romance, LGBTQ

After a catastrophic dinner, Mia and Ellie face the question of what to do with their relationship.

100%

This project got the green light!

BOYHOARDER

New York City, New York Film Short
Music, Horror

What makes a fan fanatic? BOYHOARDER, a slasher-punk band, rises to fame when a misandrist killer takes their lyrics too literally.

116%

This project got the green light!

Stephen King's: All That You Love Will Be Carried Away

Bangor, Maine Film Short
Horror, Thriller

In this dark tale from Stephen King: A man confronts his own mortality in a dingy motel room.

100%

This project got the green light!

Jimmy's and Jenny's, a TV Sitcom Pilot

Mineola, New York Series
Comedy, Family

Irresponsible man-child George, runs his late dad‘s diner while managing his wacky cousins & getting yelled at by his best friend Maya.

100%

This project got the green light!

Cupcakes

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

A whimsical woman seeks to share her treasured birthday cupcakes with her neighborhood crush.

133%

This project got the green light!

Red Gloves

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A young dancer at the top of her class, is accosted during a lonely night of rehearsing by a shadowy figure wearing red gloves.

102%

This project got the green light!

Big Blind

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Comedy, Western

Tensions rise at a poker table when one particularly quirky player begins to dominate the game before revealing his shocking secret.

100%

This project got the green light!

BRAWLER

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Family, Sport

A vignette of a young boxer’s life; his troubled relationship with his father, his struggle with masculinity and his longing to be loved.

82%

This project got the green light!

Flood Line

Elmira, New York Film Short
Drama, Experimental

Due to unknown circumstances, two sisters are left with an estranged relative in a mysterious rural town.

104%

This project got the green light!

NIGHT SHIFT

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Horror, Teen

A teenage waitress harnesses the power to bite back against misogyny in her conservative 1980s town.

87%

This project got the green light!

Eternity Road

Orlando, Florida Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A peace campaign run by a cyclist and social media influencer goes horribly wrong when they arrive in Florida.

106%

This project got the green light!

Baby Brother

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Drama

6-yr-old Timmy dreams of being a big brother, but after his mom’s miscarriage he offers his coin jar to buy a new baby brother.

91%

This project got the green light!

Underwhelming

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

A Los Angeles production company struggles to get out of their own way.

104%

This project got the green light!

IS THIS NORA?

Seattle, Washington Film Short
Drama

An anxiety ridden telemarketer is thrown off script when he calls a woman on the brink of suicide.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Stacks

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A nostalgic and isolated woman fakes a butt dial to get an old crush on the phone and revisits the road she should (not?) have taken.

100%

This project got the green light!

Greetings

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Signing office greeting cards is stressful, but add in the ability to write wishes that come true, that's a whole other can of frosting.

107%

This project got the green light!

Sunday Service

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Comedy

Willa, a Catholic-Raised teenager, prepares to lose her virginity to her boyfriend with the help of her equally unexperienced friend Riley

91%

This project got the green light!

11 Windows

New York City, New York VR Experience
Transmedia, Experimental

Residents of a pre-war apartment building are being watched through their windows; stuck in an endless, repetitive cycle.

97%

This project got the green light!

RISE

San Francisco, California Comics
Sci-Fi, War

A diverse squad of modern soldiers travel back in time to the Civil War & become entangled in covert efforts to defeat the Confederacy.

100%

This project got the green light!

What They Found

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Set in 1984, two black men stumble across the body of a dead white man and debate on what to do.

158%

This project got the green light!

Mandarins

Washington, District of Columbia Film Short
Drama

After crashing her funeral, a black sheep attempts to honor the good and bad of her mother’s life against the wishes of her siblings.

107%

This project got the green light!

Black Butterfly

Fayetteville, Georgia Film Short
Drama

A high achieving employee suffers a mental break on the day of his dream promotion.

148%

This project got the green light!

Kitty Kathryn Sings the Blues

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Documentary, Shorts Program

A 16mm documentary short film about Kitty Kathryn, made as a senior thesis by Josh Markowitz.

100%

This project got the green light!

To Err – A Nostalgic Sci-Fi Short Film

Salt Lake City, Utah Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

200 years after humanity's extinction, an android longs for a past he can never experience.

102%

This project got the green light!

Flesh and Blood

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Horror, LGBTQ

Franny's relationship with a girl in her new rural town threatens to expose her family's dark secret.

82%

This project got the green light!

This One Is For The Neighborhood

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Drama

A struggling artist accepts a random internet gig and to succeed, they’ll have to close circles that are taking them down.

89%

This project got the green light!

Lies and Imitations

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Mystery

Struggling to make it on his own, a compulsive artist stumbles upon an unorthodox and dangerous path to success at the expense of his idol.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Show That Got Me Signed

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Music

When aspiring singer Kami discovers her boyfriend is cheating on her, she turns her breakup into her big break in the most beautiful way.

81%

This project got the green light!

The Perfect Boy

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Horror

An optimistic young woman creates her “perfect boy,” causing chaos to ensue when other women find out.

116%

This project got the green light!

One Million Girls Sketch Pilot

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Queer people are allowed to be bad people!

102%

This project got the green light!

eVil Sublet

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy, Horror

A couple finds their dream apartment in New York's east village (the eVil). Who cares if it’s haunted if the rent is cheap, right?

128%

This project got the green light!

STORAGE: A Short Horror Film

San Francisco, California Film Short
Horror

A man is forced to confront his grief when a supernatural presence haunts his storage room.

103%

This project got the green light!

Rabbit Hole

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A recent high school grad struggles to find his footing as an LGBT young adult, feeling responsible for the care of his unstable QAnon mom.

110%

This project got the green light!

The Coldest Night of the Year

Denver, Colorado Film Short
Drama, Thriller

After a heist gone wrong, two fugitives take refuge from a snow storm before they become victims of the weather and each other.

238%

This project got the green light!

Who's Afraid

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A 'Karen' flees the city after going viral for a racist incident, only to be targeted by a homicidal wolf-worshipping cult.

81%

This project got the green light!

I Do This For A Living - Feature Film

Conway, Arkansas Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A coming of age tale of Jeff--a working class man--and his son Ab. Both fighting for themselves to survive the anxieties of rural Arkansas.

85%

This project got the green light!

...Mom Died

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A sister and brother word vomit their most selfish fears while waiting to hear the results of their mother's emergency neurosurgery.

128%

This project got the green light!

EYECATCHER

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

In the heart of L.A.'s Koreatown, a young woman must protect her father from a sinister entity.

110%

This project got the green light!

The True and Unquestionable Account of Dr. Joseph Snodgrass

New York City, New York Theatre
Thriller, History

An experiential play with music about the man who fabricated many of the lore we still believe about Edgar Allan Poe today.

104%

This project got the green light!

The Collins Film - An Alternate History Thriller

Grand Rapids, Michigan Film Feature
History, Thriller

Three high schoolers come across a film depicting the JFK assassination and its killer, who's closer to them than they would have thought.

100%

This project got the green light!

Bound

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Two estranged brothers are forced to come together and settle their father's estate but end up facing a life and death decision.

156%

This project got the green light!

Carry The Darkness

New York City, New York Film Feature
Mystery, Thriller

In 1993, metalhead teens are caught up in the satanic panic and blamed for the atrocities of a mysterious entity in the woods.

81%

This project got the green light!

Protection

Memphis, Tennessee Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A single father contemplates ways to confront his daughter about her suspected sex life.

128%

This project got the green light!

Spring Break in LA

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy, Teen

Four high school boys on a spring break road trip find themselves stuck on an empty college campus in LA.

103%

This project got the green light!

Dying to Learn

San Diego, California Film Short
Drama

It was a normal day-in-the-life at school... until the shooting started.

80%

This project got the green light!

Sweet Tomatoes

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama

A story of sisterhood and inner-family-workings.

118%

This project got the green light!

172 Push-Ups

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A female soldier and a Vietnam vet are able to bond, even though they are on opposite sides regarding gay marriage and women in the military

109%

This project got the green light!

Beyond the Beat

Charlotte, North Carolina Film Feature
Documentary, Global Celebration

Three best friends host a grassroots arts festival to inspire hope & healing in Northern Uganda.

80%

This project got the green light!

My Daughter My All

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Comedy, Drama

With the help of a wise toad, an estranged father must learn to express his feelings in order to reconcile with his daughter before he dies.

86%

This project got the green light!

Before They're 23

Boston, Massachusetts Film Feature
Documentary

A feature documentary about the one in ten living with the debilitating pain of Endometriosis

94%

This project got the green light!

Legacy

Glen Ellyn, Illinois Film Short
Drama

A terminally ill man tries to reconnect with the family he once abandoned.

89%

This project got the green light!

Boutique Shopping Saturdays With Allured By Design

New Orleans, Louisiana Series
Reality-TV, Adventure

Design Influencer and Founder of Allured By Design® takes her viewers on a fun and adventurous visual shopping excursion in New Orleans.

92%

This project got the green light!

A Happier Place

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Experimental

After a young man is welcomed into Heaven by a strange angelic creature, he must learn how to survive life after death.

87%

This project got the green light!

Little White Shadows

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Horror

A proud black woman receives an unexpected visit from her oppressor.

120%

This project got the green light!

Simulating Religious Violence

Rome, Italy Film Feature
Documentary, Science

Experts in religion and computer science create cutting-edge computer simulations to predict and prevent religious violence.

100%

This project got the green light!

An Intervention by Mike Bartlett - Los Angeles Spring 2022 Production

Los Angeles, California Theatre
Drama, Comedy

A touching, funny play about what happens when you hate your best friend.

101%

This project got the green light!

Blood On The Strings

Cleveland, Tennessee Film Short
Drama, Music

After a strange encounter at a crossroads, a blues musician battles with his demons while trying to earn a record deal.

80%

This project got the green light!

THE HANDS OF ANOTHER

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Horror, Thriller

As Sonia recovers from a double hand transplant, she begins to realize these new hands of hers may still belong to their previous owner...

92%

This project got the green light!

Single-A

San Francisco, California Film Short
Drama, Sport

Isaiah, a 26 year old minor league baseball player, struggles to love the game when all that it brings him is constant suffering.

141%

This project got the green light!

Twenty One at The Belle Saloon

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Western

A young, female saloon owner challenges a dangerous man to a deadly hand of Black Jack.

100%

This project got the green light!

Flicker

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Horror

Suspicious of her boyfriend's affair, Emily can't conclude if what she’s seeing is reality or her own insecurities haunting her.

112%

This project got the green light!

Dancing Man

Bloomington, Indiana Film Short
Drama, Musical

Portrays an idealistic young dancer, David, as he is confronted with the choice between the girl of his dreams or the career of his dreams.

82%

This project got the green light!

Black Belt

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Experimental

A young woman seeks the help of a dominatrix to overcome her sexual assault trauma.

106%

This project got the green light!

Imprint

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Family

A widowed father is forced to unfold the concept of racial divide to his impressionable daughter after a life threatening experience!

82%

This project got the green light!

Playing Pretend

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

two young adult girls await the results of a pregnancy test in the crappy bathroom of the Chinese restaurant they waitress at.

100%

This project got the green light!

Witness

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

A short drama following Olivia Williams, a Jehovah’s Witness whose life gets turned upside down when she is deemed a “bad association”.

81%

This project got the green light!

Lost Cause

Smyrna, Georgia Film Feature
Film-Noir, Thriller

Tecumseh, the dying leader of an off-the-grid recovery home, violently manipulates his followers to hide his condition.

100%

This project got the green light!

Graveyard

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Crime, Film-Noir

When a parolee working as a janitor struggles to make rent, he resorts to disposing bodies for a dangerous crime syndicate.

103%

This project got the green light!

Tape Face

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Thriller

After years of separation, Tony attempts to reconcile with his social media addicted brother, Lennie, only for it to go from bad to worse.

113%

This project got the green light!

Five-Tool Player

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sport

In the most defining season of his baseball career, a misfit star varsity player struggles to prove his worth to his militaristic father.

109%

This project got the green light!

Noon

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Sci-Fi, Thriller

A grieving husband seeks out an off-grid inventor to see his wife one last time, only to discover this could change the flow of time itself.

103%

This project got the green light!

Come Clean

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A young gay man struggling with obsessive compulsive disorder white-knuckles his way through a Grindr date and makes a mess of things.

176%

This project got the green light!

Stronghold

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Thriller

Mother and Daughter survive in a post-apocalyptic world. When an ill stranger shows up and disrupts their lives.

110%

This project got the green light!

Coming Around

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

A queer Muslim woman grapples with deciding to come out to her devout mother and ends up marrying her boyfriend to evade silent disapproval.

102%

This project got the green light!

Lemonade Short Film

Berkeley, California Film Short
Drama

A film about letting go of the past and finding the parts of ourselves lost along the way.

80%

This project got the green light!

Hollywood On The Spectrum

Los Angeles, California Art & Photography
Other

A portrait series celebrating actors with autism to raise awareness and build support for neurodiverse casting in television and film.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Sheridan Tapes: Season Three

Irvine, California Radio & Podcasts
Horror, Mystery

The Penultimate Season of the Horror/Mystery Audio Drama

101%

This project got the green light!

SUPERMAN Short Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

At the moment of his death, an old man finds himself in a final conversation with his estranged son, who's about to become a father..

142%

This project got the green light!

Boxed In: A 16mm Thesis Film

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Drama, Comedy

Struggling with a chronic sickness in a vape-centric dystopia, Ella must blaze her own path towards healing.

100%

This project got the green light!

Irrational

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Musical

After ten years of practice without much success, a high school senior competes in her final high-stakes pi memorization tournament.

93%

This project got the green light!

Darla In Space

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy, Sci-Fi

Darla and a sentient yeast mass named Mother team up to raise the money for Darla's tax debt by giving mind-blowing orgasms.

105%

This project got the green light!

Sweetie

New York City, New York Film Short
Family, Other

After picking up a Christmas Eve Shift, a wingless tooth fairy finds a shy, young girl who has gotten her first period.

101%

This project got the green light!

Season's Greetin's

Eau Claire, Wisconsin Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

2 friends discover a corpse in the trunk of the car they were hoping to buy.

115%

This project got the green light!

Respectfully

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Teen

A black AP Bio student leans on her ancestors for support when she is blocked from entering the classroom by her white teacher.

80%

This project got the green light!

Alone with Her Dolls

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Horror, Drama

An elderly woman loses her daughter and her mind, leaving her to obsess over a doll with malicious intentions.

81%

This project got the green light!

DYING TO SURVIVE

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A dark comedic love letter to lost souls - Dying to Survive explores the fragmented relationship of two siblings at a crossroads.

84%

This project got the green light!

Figment -- An Absurdly Hilarious Short Film

Santa Barbara, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Alan is living inside a dream, but it is not his own. When the dreamer wakes up, Alan and everything he knows will cease to exist.

101%

This project got the green light!

Never Forget

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

Vera, 33, takes care of her father Pablo who has dementia but soon discovers secrets from his past that make her question everything.

104%

This project got the green light!

Lorgaire

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Adventure, Fantasy

In order to save her friend, Sibeal must revive her family’s legacy to hunt down a werewolf that’s taken him before it’s too late.

85%

This project got the green light!

INTER-STATE

New York City, New York Film Feature
Sci-Fi

A sci-fi-thriller adventure through the horrors of working in our modern world.

106%

This project got the green light!

Violet Butterfield: Makeup Artist for the Dead

Lafayette, Louisiana Film Short
Comedy, Horror

The beauty in death you could have had in life.

81%

This project got the green light!

SIN JUZGAR

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Family

Alberto is young college student who is incapable of detaching from his childhood home due to an emotional trauma.

100%

This project got the green light!

Writer's Retreat

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A writer on a forced retreat to finish his manuscript must defeat his inner critic.

119%

This project got the green light!

The Actress: A Short Thesis Film by Umi Ito

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Drama, Experimental

Follow Audrey in her mystical journey as she tries to find purpose and honest connections while making a shoe-string budget film.

107%

This project got the green light!

You Are Not a Bother, Electric Woman

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Poisoned cake in a bathhouse full of kicking ladies. A spunky, steamy, electric experience: get ready for Maria’s perfect last day.

117%

This project got the green light!

Where They Go, We Go: A Look Inside the Earper Fandom

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

Wynonna Earp fans, known as Earpers, are considered the most cohesive, generous & loving fandom in the world. This is a love letter to them.

108%

This project got the green light!

Pocket Change

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Action, Comedy

What would you do for Pocket Change?

160%

This project got the green light!

Vibrator Girl

New York City, New York Film Short
Experimental, Horror

Marianne can’t figure out how to feel real pleasure. Can corporate neurologists, orgasm gurus, or talking vibrators show her how?

124%

This project got the green light!

MICHELLE - Short Film

Orlando, Florida Film Short
Crime, Thriller

After finding a forgotten journal on her way to school, a teenager uses the entries to figure out what happened to a missing student.

102%

This project got the green light!

SCREAM: The Musical

Sag Harbor, New York Film Feature
Documentary, Comedy

Someone has taken their love of scary musicals one step too far...

102%

This project got the green light!

I Love You, AllWays

New Orleans, Louisiana Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

Drag queens and burlesque dancers in New Orleans band together to keep their home bar from closing forever during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

120%

This project got the green light!

Anhedonia

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama

Alan wakes up unable to perceive beauty in any form leading him and his friend Sam to engage in a series of mind-bending activities.

84%

This project got the green light!

Passenger Seat

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

A young South Asian Muslim girl’s relationship with her father shifts when the family’s taxi business starts to decline.

147%

This project got the green light!

Riley

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
LGBTQ, Drama

An ambitious high school athlete begins cracking under the pressure of his father's legacy when his sexuality manifests in unfamiliar ways.

103%

This project got the green light!

Good Girls Get Fed

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller

Three captive women are forced to participate in degrading challenges to earn food as they try to find a way out.

120%

This project got the green light!

IN TOW

Austin, Texas Film Short
Action, Adventure

A self-involved teen and her overworked single mom confront their differences as their mobile home is repossessed … with them inside of it!

105%

This project got the green light!

Vertically Gifted

Chandler, Arizona Film Short
Comedy, Reality-TV

In this mockumentary-style short film, we go through the life of an average woman who wakes up one day an entire foot taller.

100%

This project got the green light!

Magnolias

Virginia Beach, Virginia Film Short
Comedy, Film-Noir

When a spoiled young lady becomes the newest spy in her family, can she stay true to herself while trying to please her overbearing father a

88%

This project got the green light!

bedtime

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Teen

a female-centered indie short about guarded college roommates getting ready for bed grappling with the struggles they face as young women

171%

This project got the green light!

The Circus

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Satire, Thriller

An assistant at a dystopian circus specializing in dehumanizing acts must weigh the risks of escape with the moral degradation of the show.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Thought of Losing You - An NYU Thesis Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

In the depths of an opioid addiction, Carmen has a near death experience which forces her to confront her own mortality.

80%

This project got the green light!

Fracking the System: Colorado's Oil and Gas Wars

Boulder, Colorado Film Feature
Documentary, Drama

Grassroots activists take on the oil and gas industry but they never expected to encounter this level of dirty tricks and sabotage.

100%

This project got the green light!

#1

Phoenix, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A broke comic shop owner and an obsessive collector fight over a rare comic in this story of greed, passion and suspense.

100%

This project got the green light!

Alone in the Darkness

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Thriller

On his way home from a party, Denny becomes the target of a killer hellbent on making him pay.

100%

This project got the green light!

Heartstrings

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romance

A woman uncovers an arrangement for a threesome between her best friends, exposing rifts in their relationships.

100%

This project got the green light!

Hunter iS F**ked

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Other

Hunter is F**ked is the crazy story of legendary gonzo journalist, Hunter S. Thompson, who blows when an IRS agent come to take it all.

92%

This project got the green light!

Project Romeo

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Film-Noir

One hotel room. Two secret lovers. Three bullets loaded in a gun. Too many secrets to be revealed in one night.

86%

This project got the green light!

INTERSECTION

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Biography

A pleasant car ride home becomes intense during a heated discussion between an interracial couple after a family dinner.

206%

This project got the green light!

Troutman Smash

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A puppet walks into a bar and leaves with a sobering reminder that time never stops.

81%

This project got the green light!

Killing Myself.

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Teen

Eve, a Filipino-American teenager, decides she's going to kill herself but is delayed when she meets Dawn, who pulls her into a fun ride.

100%

This project got the green light!

Don't Be Tired

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

In 1981, a few years after immigrating to the U.S. from Iran, 20-year-old Pardis must find a job to help pay her family’s bills.

100%

This project got the green light!

Insecurities

Long Beach, California Film Short
Drama

Two 20 something year old's must overcome their now personified insecurities or else miss out on a chance at a real connection.

101%

This project got the green light!

House Husbands

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

An elite social circle in Palm Springs falls apart when one man's husband leaves him for a newer model.

108%

This project got the green light!

The City of Dried Fountains

Chicago, Illinois Film Feature
Documentary, Drama

A filmmaker examines how loss has affected his Grandmother and Kansas City.

89%

This project got the green light!

Breathe

Vancouver, Canada Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A woman struggling with addiction embarks on a drug-induced journey into the underworld.

101%

This project got the green light!

Heatwave

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Thriller

In 2030, three friends go on a road trip to escape an oppressive heatwave, when their car breaks down and they must fight for survival.

102%

This project got the green light!

Victor Versus The Metaverse

New York City, New York Series
Adventure, Comedy

Lucy and Delilah, two roommates, aspiring artists, and miserable tutors in NYC, have a sudden life turn when one is given an NFT for payment

85%

This project got the green light!

Viral Vignettes

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

It took a lockdown... for us to open up. 21 characters. Twelve stories. One awful year. And how staying apart brought us together.

237%

This project got the green light!

Transmigrating

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Documentary, LGBTQ

Transmigrating captures the resilience, activism and love of indigenous Transgender women through art.

87%

This project got the green light!

Coming Out Aces

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Romance, LGBTQ

Quiet, awkward and closeted, Jordan must come to terms with his asexuality when he falls for rambunctious Neo-Riot Grrrl Kaya.

100%

This project got the green light!

Lake Pluto

New York City, New York Film Short
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Out on a solo camping trip, an overwhelmed millennial seeks clarity and may get the answers she's looking for from a supernatural visitor.  

116%

This project got the green light!

The Woman Who Wears Black

Hamilton, Canada Film Short
Drama, Horror

Habitual cheater Jackson decides to take his girlfriend Linda away. What they don't know is the house is haunted and doesn't want visitors

103%

This project got the green light!

Very Short. shorts

Hermosa Beach, California Series
Comedy, Romance

The Unorthodox Jewish Comedy Series

80%

This project got the green light!

Brothers Beastly

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Drama

Twin brothers live an isolated life deep in the snowy hills, trapped in a toxic cycle of trauma, violence, and cannibalism.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Last Supper

Atlanta, Georgia Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

Six adoptive siblings reunite over a deadly dinner with their loving mother, and estranged father.

83%

This project got the green light!

My Intrusive Thoughts

Orlando, Florida Film Short
Experimental

To the outside world, two young adults seem extremely happy but on the inside they’re hiding demons so strong it’s slowly tearing them apart

88%

This project got the green light!

Keeping It Together

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

When Sabrina ropes her ex-girlfriend Andy into meeting post-breakup, she attempts to revive their love with a life-altering secret.

117%

This project got the green light!

"The Space Between" - NYU Thesis Film, by Nadia Fortini

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

As two friends try to discover the events of the night before, they discover the true nature of their relationship instead.

80%

This project got the green light!

The House Sitters

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

When Annie house sits for her grandmas mysterious friend, what was going to be a fun weekend with her best friend takes a hard left turn.

101%

This project got the green light!

Parallel

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Sci-Fi

A novice politician tries to create her perfect life by tweaking decisions in her past, causing severe repercussions in parallel universes.

105%

This project got the green light!

Red Denim

Hamden, Connecticut Film Short
Thriller, Crime

Two troubled siblings risk it all by attempting a burglary, but end up coming home with a huge problem.

100%

This project got the green light!

Nostos

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy

Jason Sugar, a boozy gentrifier, makes a darkly hilarious and pseudo-mythological journey to return "home" after a wild night out.

104%

This project got the green light!

Goldie's

Hamden, Connecticut Film Short
Thriller

Charlie Cutter’s life has been turned upside down since he started having a recurring nightmare of a gas station robbery.

83%

This project got the green light!

The Library at the End of the Universe

Asheville, North Carolina Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

Mildred must choose between authenticity and safety when the only world she knows is the inside of a library.

101%

This project got the green light!

Sippin'

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Comedy

Four Women of Color create a ritual of tears for celebration and healing.

83%

This project got the green light!

DRY SPELL

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Horror

A group of recovering addicts are taken on a desert retreat to work on their sobriety, only to find much more sinister forces awaiting them!

92%

This project got the green light!

Ace Date

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

When a people pleasing ace (asexual identifying individual) lets her best friend set her up, neither gets the blind date they were expecting

104%

This project got the green light!

Human Error

Lincoln, Nebraska Film Short
Thriller, Sci-Fi

A scientist tries to teach their creation what it means to be human.

102%

This project got the green light!

Wild Bitch

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller

After a run in with a coyote, an eerie trek in the woods leaves a reporter and a housewife forever bonded with each other... and the beast.

120%

This project got the green light!

Pear, a short comedy

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Sci-Fi

Two sociopathic wellness experts start a rehab program for social media addiction that causes some participants to physically vanish.

116%

This project got the green light!

The Haunting of Hype House

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy, Horror

When a rowdy social media influencer is possessed by a ghost, his friends discover they might like the spirit more than they like him.

94%

This project got the green light!

The Ferenjis Of Bedeno

Oakland, California Film Feature
Documentary

Days before his mysterious death, former missionary kid Ben Gamber mailed a final letter, 40 years later his niece sets out to track it down

153%

This project got the green light!

THE FAMILY MEETING

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Global Celebration

A Christmas family meeting in the Udoewa house forces a grandmother and granddaughter to face their fears about growing old and growing up.

143%

This project got the green light!

Intrusively

New York City, New York Film Short
Documentary

A docu-series exploring the realities of living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

93%

This project got the green light!

Ladylike

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy, History

Two society besties disguise themselves as men to sneak into The Players in NYC to meet their hero, Sarah Bernhardt, on her 1911 visit.

114%

This project got the green light!

While We Are Here

Cleveland, Tennessee Film Short
Drama, History

During WWII, a stubborn spirited girl finds the pitfalls of judging by first appearances when her family's ration book goes missing.

84%

This project got the green light!

A Volley of Violence

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Action

A former contract killer spends his days playing tennis at a country club until he's ambushed by assassins during a championship match.

80%

This project got the green light!

Corellion

New York City, New York Radio & Podcasts
Adventure, Sci-Fi

Brody, an orphan starship-builder, is suddenly thrust into a galaxy-wide revolution where he is forced to confront his extraordinary past.

104%

This project got the green light!

Edgar, Evicted

Cleveland, Tennessee Film Short
Drama

After getting kicked out of their house by his son, an aging retiree sets out to make a new home for himself before his oxygen tank expires.

100%

This project got the green light!

Provo

Chicago, Illinois Film Feature
Comedy, Western

A self-destructive ex-Mormon finds out her abusive father is on his deathbed and road trips to Utah to reckon with her past.

100%

This project got the green light!

Reflect

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Five women in the Sedona desert battle for survival against etheric dark forces from another dimension.

195%

This project got the green light!

The Chrononaut

New York City, New York Film Short
Documentary, Sci-Fi

America is sending the first human back in time and he's Black.

106%

This project got the green light!

Castle in the Skai

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Drama, Romance

After believing for so long that happily ever after is an impossible dream. Blue believes she finds the love of her life, Skai.

87%

This project got the green light!

Honey & Milk

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

In their final moments as a couple, Grayson & Alice mourn the sweet grief of impermanence as they redefine ideas of gender & domesticity.

143%

This project got the green light!

Goodbye Horses

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Experimental

After tripping on a horse skeleton, the ghosts of the desert haunt Nina’s dreams.

100%

This project got the green light!

Chicken

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Crime

In a juvenile prison, a 16-year old boy faced with losing custody of his child must discover how to be a father through raising a chicken.

109%

This project got the green light!

We Rise Up Singing

New York City, New York Film Short
Documentary

Since 1997, New York women of all walks of life have come together to sing out loud and empower one another in the Brooklyn Women's Chorus.

101%

This project got the green light!

6 Sixteen Richmond

Augusta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Family

A mother shares some harsh truths with her daughter in the wake of her own mother’s passing.

100%

This project got the green light!

Bury Your Fish

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A woman desperate to rediscover her purpose in life takes guidance from a flashing light a few blocks away.

104%

This project got the green light!

In Living Horror

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Drama, Horror

After a maintenance crew is hired to work on a private residence inside a hotel, strange events leave the crew with more to fix than faucets

114%

This project got the green light!

Bag Lady

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Biography, Comedy

Margaret E Knight sets out to build the world's first flat-bottom paper bag machine.

120%

This project got the green light!

deadbeat.

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

An absentee father shows up unannounced trying to reconnect with his estranged son.

101%

This project got the green light!

Arable (Post-Production)

Denver, Colorado Film Short
Adventure, Sci-Fi

A rebel group defies a corporation's monopoly on horticulture by smuggling stolen plant cuttings to the only remaining farm with arable land

81%

This project got the green light!

Wayfinders

Honolulu, Hawaii Film Feature
Documentary, Nature

The story of Oahu’s single-use plastic ban and the individuals who collaborated to facilitate a monumental political win for the planet.

104%

This project got the green light!

Lonely Country

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

In 1950’s rural Ontario, a closeted gay man is forced to confront his desire when he picks up a handsome, wayward hitchhiker.

148%

This project got the green light!

High Crimes

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A crime comedy that dares to ask the question "What happens when you lock three stoners inside a convenience store with a robber?"

87%

This project got the green light!

Hidden Canyons - Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

In this micro-series consisting of one-minute episodes, residents of a small California town navigate modern LGBTQ+ life

82%

This project got the green light!

Ritual Six Season One

Fairfax, Virginia Radio & Podcasts
Fantasy, Horror

In an isolated community, a young man must fight to end a curse after he finds himself reliving the same twisted day over and over again.

101%

This project got the green light!

Marque and Hector turn Trash into Treasure

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Marque (an aging gay queen) enlists the help of his dumb-as-a-rock houseboy Hector in his quest for YouTube stardom!

101%

This project got the green light!

ACTING LIKE WOMEN

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

In 1973, women converge on L.A. and create a new art form – feminist performance art – whose powerful imagery changes the very role of art.

104%

This project got the green light!

D.N.A.

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A broken fighter's depression and anxiety become actual people in his everyday life.

82%

This project got the green light!

GAZER: A PARANOIA THRILLER ON 16MM

Kearny, New Jersey Film Feature
Mystery, Thriller

Gazer follows a young mother with a rare brain condition who desperately takes a job from a mysterious woman with a dark past.

80%

This project got the green light!

Estranged Behaviour

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

When a former circus performer is approached by a strange man who says he can make her dreams come true, she considers signing the contract.

98%

This project got the green light!

Through the Stars

New York City, New York Film Short
Mystery, Sci-Fi

"Through the Stars" is a sci-fi mystery short film. Casey—our protagonist—escapes into the woods armed only with her flashlight, her wits an

80%

This project got the green light!

Desde La Tierra Muerta

Mexico City, Mexico Film Short
Drama, Horror

After being sold into an unwanted marriage in 1622, Eleonora struggles to find meaning and agency in her new life as a wife.

155%

This project got the green light!

So Awkward You Could Die

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Hayden and Zoe's lovely date at the park gets interrupted when they runs into Hayden's creepy, obnoxious ex-boyfriend, the Grim Reaper.

85%

This project got the green light!

In This Neighborhood

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Drama, Other

After confronting multiple bureaucratic hurdles, an unhoused woman spirals deep into psychosis while desperately seeking shelter.

105%

This project got the green light!

Soapbox

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A stuttering boy’s life changes when he’s introduced to a creative solution.

94%

This project got the green light!

THE IMMORTAL

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A rock band gets kidnapped and tortured and now they must survive and make it back in time to win the music competition show.

80%

This project got the green light!

Mr. Oberbeck

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Sam learns her dad was a CIA agent who brutally killed a man. Now she must carry out her dad's last wish: to tell the man's family the truth

158%

This project got the green light!

Ezra

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A chronically ill dancer finds tranquility in nature while on a camping trip with their boyfriend.

92%

This project got the green light!

Best Interests, Better Intentions

Chicago, Illinois Series
Comedy

Best friends and titans of the local open mic scene grapple with self-worth outside of their codependency when one longs for stability.

101%

This project got the green light!

Trapped in Motion

San Francisco, California Film Short
Drama

After getting sexually assaulted on a crowded city subway, an Asian American woman struggles with the trauma she has endured.

120%

This project got the green light!

Zorgon the Wonder Horse

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Western

A shy little boy stumbles on a magic toy horse and is transported to the Old West where he has to become the hero he's always admired.

179%

This project got the green light!

Deconstruction

San Francisco, California Art & Photography
Documentary, Transmedia

After a 25 year cancer odyssey, Joyce Mallonee decides to channel her experiences into an art show with the help of her son Alex.

88%

This project got the green light!

Undercard

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Action, Drama

A young college boxer is forced to make a crucial decision after an incident during a night practice.

107%

This project got the green light!

Evade

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

Eve deals with a miserable existence by turning to drugs to cope. When faced with consequences, she must choose: escape or confront.

100%

This project got the green light!

PREP

New York City, New York Film Short
Experimental, Shorts Program

A bodybuilding fever dream fueled by childhood trauma, food porn and acid techno music.

80%

This project got the green light!

BIRD

New York City, New York Theatre
Comedy, Drama

A solo stand-up/theatrical production that demands to exist. A survivor's story, she disassociates imagining people as animals.

85%

This project got the green light!

R E M E D I A L

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Following a tragic loss, a boy's new school is forced to make a difficult decision when his behavior becomes increasingly disconcerting.

81%

This project got the green light!

Ball is Ball

Oakland, California Film Short
Drama, Sport

When a star basketball player’s hard work finally pays off, a former teammate proposes a night of fun that takes an unforgettable detour.

145%

This project got the green light!

The Four Dance at Night

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Four free spirited sisters cling to their bewitching adolescence, while engaging in a late night dance in the woods.

124%

This project got the green light!

HALCYON DAYS

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Romance

After meeting online, two teenagers decide to escape their unhappy lives together in a three-day long romantic escapade across West Texas.

106%

This project got the green light!

For Paloma

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Biography, Drama

A guilt-ridden mother travels back in time to the traumatic birth of her daughter in pursuit of a do-over.

110%

This project got the green light!

The F*CK BOY Chronicles

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Comedy, Romance

As we take a comedic dive into the mind of a F Boy and tag along for his many F Boy mis-adventures we learn that... F*ck boys need love too

81%

This project got the green light!

Bayard Street: Short Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romance

Set in 1980's New York City, an Asian immigrant couple chase their American dreams while working menial jobs and fighting to keep their love

106%

This project got the green light!

A Coalfield Christmas

New York City, New York Film Short
Family, Shorts Program

On Christmas Eve, a teenage girl visiting her old-school grandma in Kentucky gets an unexpected lesson on compassion.

89%

This project got the green light!

Retreat!

Richmond, Virginia Film Feature
Comedy

A self-indulgent couple find themselves accidentally hosting a couple's retreat for a cast of oddballs.

109%

This project got the green light!

River Take Me

London, United Kingdom Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Over the course of one long wintry day, two very different women fight to salvage their troubled relationship.

80%

This project got the green light!

Carry The Darkness

Sykesville, Maryland Film Feature
Thriller, Mystery

In 1993, metalhead teens are caught up in the satanic panic and blamed for the atrocities of a mysterious woodland creature.

96%

This project got the green light!

My Silence, My Grave

New York City, New York Film Short
Fantasy, Horror

Trapped in a claustrophobic apartment building, an apartment manager must escape a cannibalistic killer and her decaying grasp on reality.

81%

This project got the green light!

“잘 먹겠습니다!” (I Will Enjoy This Food)

Baltimore, Maryland Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A grandmother and granddaughter share a special meal as they grapple with their identities and each other's generational and cultural gaps.

123%

This project got the green light!

The Hope Chest Has A Secret Drawer

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A daughter tries anything to break through her mother's dementia. Careful what you wish for.

141%

This project got the green light!

And Along Came Lily

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

And Along Came Lily follows Lily, a sexually inhibited midwesterner, who is forced to face her fears surrounding the mythical orgasm.

90%

This project got the green light!

Macbeth

Northampton, Massachusetts Theatre
Thriller

An international cast of eight actors devises Shakespeare’s classic thriller in seven days - with no director.

102%

This project got the green light!

FACE ON

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Horror, Thriller

After she's dumped by her serial killer boyfriend, a beauty-obsessed woman goes on a blood-soaked rampage to create the perfect female face.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Veil

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Mystery, Sci-Fi

A retired priest finds himself thrust into a supernatural mystery of identity and personal history when he shelters a runaway Amish bride.

110%

This project got the green light!

Mr. Pool

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Horror

A young boy discovers a sinister grinning man living at the bottom of his backyard swimming pool.

102%

This project got the green light!

Smile Little Ladybug

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Documentary

A short documentary about a young clown whose grandfather, a Holocaust survivor, inspires her to make the world a better place.

135%

This project got the green light!

The Great Space Escape

Woodstock, Georgia Film Short
Action, Sci-Fi

A story of humans who are enslaved by a superior robot race, and try to defeat them to gain their freedom.

85%

This project got the green light!

La Solución Cuesta

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Crime, Drama

Young Dante's painting aspirations are cut short by his older brother, Cain. His actions drive Dante to commit a desperate act.

100%

This project got the green light!

Point of Origin Docuseries

Los Angeles, California Series
Documentary

Point of Origin is a docuseries following the world's most compelling supply chains back to the people and communities keeping them thriving

117%

This project got the green light!

Eating Papaw

Georgetown, Guyana Film Short
Drama, Romance

Two boys are forced to love in darkness, as their love can't ripen in the light.

86%

This project got the green light!

The Mirror

Seattle, Washington VR Experience
Horror, Fantasy

A female driven story for virtual reality merging dance, theatre and film about a young dancer and the reflection she finds in the mirror.

105%

This project got the green light!

GAMEGIRL

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Spencer must retrieve her Gameboy from her ex as her reality distorts into a video game, and she risks losing all five of her lives.

85%

This project got the green light!

Good Boy

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A young Korean American with dreams of launching his own streetwear brand struggles with dysfunctional relationships and conflicting family

118%

This project got the green light!

Get Loved

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Shorts Program

What happens when a lonely woman tries to make a meaningful connection in a marketing focus group for yogurt? Go ahead, love yourself.

100%

This project got the green light!

Lying Together

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

When met by unexpected company at a family lake house, two young women explore their religious, moral, and sexual identities.

80%

This project got the green light!

GLASGOW

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

Glasgow is about a young delivery man, Kyrie, trying to figure out life when he meets grieving widower, George, that changes everything.

122%

This project got the green light!

Backwater

Shenzhen, China Film Short
Documentary, Foreign Film

A detached Chinese international student returns home to reconnect with 4 long-lost friends and collectively reflect on their life.

80%

This project got the green light!

A Stop Along the Way Short

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

When a a group of friends stop at a roadside bar & motel, they meet the mysterious Jude who is being hunted by a demented cult.

81%

This project got the green light!

Elegy For A Glacier

Colorado Springs, Colorado Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

The story of an estranged mother and daughter, and the dying glacier between them.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Callback

Hartford, Connecticut Film Short
Horror, Thriller

An aspiring actress is asked to go on a callback only to find out the filmmaker's intentions are darker than she ever anticipated.

101%

This project got the green light!

Fingers In the Wind

New York City, New York Film Feature
Mystery, Romance

Two strangers embark on a mysterious romantic affair when a young woman mistakes a nameless man for a complicated figure from her childhood.

134%

This project got the green light!

Screw City

Rockford, Illinois Film Feature
Music, Teen

SCREW CITY is a feature film about Janie Turner, a teenager trying to escape her potentially unfulfilling life through her punk rock band.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Grand Inquisitor (or G~d Appears in my Closet)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Life an inferno, Leah chucks trinkets in a suitcase to flee, only to find God chilling in her closet. So you know, a Jewish folktale.

113%

This project got the green light!

Save The Date

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

After a year of radio silence, Isaac is mysteriously invited to old flame Eve's remote wedding.

83%

This project got the green light!

Delivery

Cypress, California Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A homeless queer gig worker tries to complete her company’s weekend bonus to buy a camper van and rescue someone she loves.

102%

This project got the green light!

bury a dream

Providence, Rhode Island Film Short
Drama

when faced with an isolated future and ostracised sleepwalker must navigate a life unchaperoned.

128%

This project got the green light!

Wallpaper

Vancouver, Canada Film Short
Drama

A young woman lets a friend crash on her couch after a night of drinking, to later find him standing over her in bed.

200%

This project got the green light!

A Brave Hope

Ashland, Oregon Film Feature
Documentary, Family

An inspirational true story about a young girl overcoming the trauma of Stage 4 breast cancer by relying on faith, hope, and love.

125%

This project got the green light!

Run Through It

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Drama

Jazz visits her old family home for the last time.

100%

This project got the green light!

Silhouette

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romance, LGBTQ

When a non-binary person's insecurities collide with a lonely photographer's, an unsuspecting bond is created out of the chaos.

82%

This project got the green light!

The Root

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror

Bethany arrives to work at a secluded farm, only to discover the group there has taken it upon themselves to help her battle her demons.

91%

This project got the green light!

Ordinaries

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary, Comedy

Amy, an unconventional woman from small-town Michigan, attempts to be the first woman to cross the U.S. on an 1890s high-wheel bicycle.

95%

This project got the green light!

Down By The Water

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

In a church run town the night after a Purity Ball, Dallas and Susannah's game of "husband" goes too far.

103%

This project got the green light!

My Left Arm

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror

After a debilitating stroke, Malorie finds herself at war with her own body and is forced to watch as her life slowly unravels.

83%

This project got the green light!

What Will Be Here?

Long Beach, California Radio & Podcasts
Sci-Fi, LGBTQ

A sci-fi audio drama about living on a doomed earth and building things anyway.

111%

This project got the green light!

The Big Chop

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller

After mysteriously losing her hair, a vain amateur model agrees to let her peculiar roommate document the anomaly for her film class.

102%

This project got the green light!

WAY DOWN, A Music Web Series

New York City, New York Series
LGBTQ, Drama

Alex is a struggling non binary photographer in a struggling band in New York City. It's about to go down.

100%

This project got the green light!

Familiar

Baltimore, Maryland Film Short
Fantasy, Horror

A groundskeeper vies against her accomplished brother for control of her house, until a mysterious cat appears to tip the balance.

100%

This project got the green light!

Fresh Meat

Toronto, Canada Film Short
Horror, Satire

A young writer is excited to start a staff writing job at a cutthroat media company until she discovers their terrifying secret to success.

119%

This project got the green light!

Broke Boi

New York City, New York Film Feature
Adventure, Comedy

Victor, a weed delivery boy is robbed of his stash and must enlist his friends to pay back his plug and make it to the party of the summer

100%

This project got the green light!

Blackbird

Savannah, Georgia Film Short
Drama

Two women at an Eating Disorder treatment center find common ground despite vast differences in background, personality, trauma, disorders.

80%

This project got the green light!

Moon Manor

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

Jimmy is 80 years young and throwing himself a FUNeral, showing his friends that the art of living is actually the art of dying.

101%

This project got the green light!

Relationshirt

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A story about the life of Ryan & Sarah's relationship, as seen from the perspective of the Shirt she borrows from him & wears all the time.

80%

This project got the green light!

Animal Barn

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Music

Metalheads Char and Hans unwittingly sell their late father’s venue Animal Barn to hippies Jon and Mia and try to rescue the family legacy.

96%

This project got the green light!

Memories

New York City, New York Music Video
Fantasy, Music

A young musician on the brink of actualizing his dreams of being a rapper gets sucked into a video game before he can sign a record deal.

100%

This project got the green light!

Loving Autumn

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A cathartic reconnection with a little girl makes Autumn confront her life choices before she loses her girlfriend and herself.

213%

This project got the green light!

Armed Betties

Seattle, Washington Series
Action, Comedy

Two friends are recruited into an all-female bodyguard company after helping thwart an attack on a mysterious woman.

84%

This project got the green light!

The Runner

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Sci-Fi

A woman and her blind son must do whatever it takes to deliver an important package as they are pursued along a coastline by a mysterious ev

81%

This project got the green light!

SLAY!

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Horror

A woman attends the baby shower of a childhood friend and his husband only to discover she is the guest of honor in a plot to end her life

100%

This project got the green light!

Tsehai

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Teen, Drama

In mid 2000s SoCal suburbia, a Mixed-race teenager is caught between her clashing Ethiopian mother and White American father.

100%

This project got the green light!

Maligna

Orlando, Florida Film Short
Thriller, Experimental

Maligna is a experimental horror short film about a young woman dealing with an illness that follows her as a terrifying physical being.

97%

This project got the green light!

Latchkey

Vancouver, Canada Film Short
Drama

In a world without adult supervision, two six year olds enter a dangerous game of hide and seek.

105%

This project got the green light!

Anti-Mimesis

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama

A lonely woman spends her time in an art gallery, but when her life begins imitating the art, she reflects on moments she’d rather forget.

80%

This project got the green light!

Stella's Story

Arlington, Texas Film Feature
Drama, Romance

Can idle windmills still produce wind? Can a heart still love after love no longer lives?

81%

This project got the green light!

Charlie and the Hunt

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Family, Fantasy

A young, African-American girl goes on a whimsical adventure and faces her fears while setting out to recover a sentimental family trea

105%

This project got the green light!

MISCHIEF

Vancouver, Canada Film Short
Comedy, Horror

A deranged man living in the walls of a farmhouse must sneak in for supplies. Inside, he discovers that the hunter has become the hunted.

89%

This project got the green light!

We Must Save Our Schools -Short Film

New Orleans, Louisiana Film Short
History

Three women from different backgrounds join forces to support school integration in New Orleans public schools in 1960.

109%

This project got the green light!

Pat's Date

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Comedy, Romance

A dorky kid goes on his first date with the girl of his dreams, but the mounting anxiety of a perfect date makes his efforts look pathetic.

102%

This project got the green light!

Buy Sell Trade

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama

After missing his daughter’s eighth birthday, Daniel, recovering from addiction, tries to make it up to her by trading for her present.

111%

This project got the green light!

Zero Mile Mark

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A troubled teen is sent to a therapy program in the remote wilderness where a counselor with unclear motives plays with his mind.

87%

This project got the green light!

HIT OR MISS

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Romance, Romantic Comedy

An unlikely volley between two mismatched strangers proves that sometimes an expected "miss" could be the "hit" of your life!

121%

This project got the green light!

Pretty Doesn't Hurt: a short film

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

On a weekend away, an eleven year old girl learns bitter lessons about men, women, power, and money from her single aunt and divorced mom.

128%

This project got the green light!

A Trans Story

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

A transgender couple find strength in one another to transition as their family and friends reflect on their own transformations as allies.

107%

This project got the green light!

The West Virginian Starfish - Post Production

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A woman follows in her missing father's footsteps by picking up defeated hikers from the Appalachian Trail.

102%

This project got the green light!

The Appraiser

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Music

While wandering NYC, a woman confronts her deep-seated body dysmorphia, discovering the insidious ways it shapes her life.

100%

This project got the green light!

Triggerman

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Crime, Thriller

When two rebellious friends decide to steal their car back from an auto junkyard, things take an unexpected turn.

146%

This project got the green light!

Cardiff

Cardiff, United Kingdom Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

A down on his luck gay bear finds unexpected romance with his best friend’s paramour, hilariously exposing secrets amongst his friends.

126%

This project got the green light!

Benediction

New Orleans, Louisiana Film Short
Drama, Horror

A broken woman’s search for solace lands her at a Black baptist church, where an eerie encounter leads her to unsettling truths.

103%

This project got the green light!

Remixed

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

15 years after Owen’s death, his sister Liz finds his bucket list and regroups old friends to complete challenges they've all outgrown.

86%

This project got the green light!

Bear | A Short Animated Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Animation, Family

"Bear" tells the story of a young girl and her struggle with depression, represented by a large, physical bear.

101%

This project got the green light!

Help us Finish Editing Waikiki PD the Movie Part 2 - we're so close to bringing more laughter to the world.

Honolulu, Hawaii Film Feature
Comedy

Accused of skimming money from her police department, a hot-headed police Captain seeks justice against her accuser—her own sister.

100%

This project got the green light!

Grace Note

Denver, Colorado Film Short
Romance, LGBTQ

A busy songwriter is blindsided by a date with an enthusiastic woman from an unfamiliar dating app.

101%

This project got the green light!

Red Skies

Marco Island, Florida Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

In Iraq War era America, two young women struggle with their mutual attraction in the days before one of them leaves for the military.

80%

This project got the green light!

Camp Lake Series

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

After failing a health inspection, six quirky camp counselors attempt to get camp up to code before the camp closes forever.

120%

This project got the green light!

Vague Sentiments

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

Welcome home.

102%

This project got the green light!

Trying

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A day in the life of Meg, a millennial painter with ADHD.

115%

This project got the green light!

Here I Come

Newark, California Film Short
Horror

A romantic evening turns rotten when a young couple gets a visit from an unexpected and unforgiving guest.

80%

This project got the green light!

Dream Carriers

San Antonio, Texas Film Short
Drama, Experimental

On a final ride through her neighborhood, a Chicana reflects on past generations of women through the telling of the migration of monarchs.

102%

This project got the green light!

Lunchbox

Cleveland, Ohio Film Short
Drama

When a Taiwanese American woman prepares lunches from her childhood, she struggles to forgive herself for pushing away her immigrant mother.

167%

This project got the green light!

Late Bloomer Burst

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Thriller, Other

A man sees a woman he is intrigued by, so he decides to follow her home.

94%

This project got the green light!

Living Here

Detroit, Michigan Film Feature
Documentary, Global Celebration

A Detroit nightlife institution's attempt to return to live events told through the eyes of their luminous community.

113%

This project got the green light!

LINEAGE

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, Thriller

Best-selling author Annie Bell announces she’s writing an expose on her estranged mother, only to discover her mother is suddenly missing.

132%

This project got the green light!

Death & Life

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Fantasy, Horror

Mortal Death incarnate sets out into purgatory to reclaim his powers stolen from an old man, as both confront the meaning of existence.

83%

This project got the green light!

Hetero Season 2 — Coming of Age LGBTQ Miniseries Made By Teens

Seattle, Washington Series
LGBTQ, Teen

Five misfit friends scramble to save their Gay Straight Alliance while facing the highs and lows of being queer in high school.

100%

This project got the green light!

Starseed + Her Psychic Warriors, Episode 1: Utopia

Chicago, Illinois Series
Sci-Fi

An alien named Starseed and her three earth friends go on a hallucinogenic trip to the Mindscape where they get a glimpse of her homeworld.

85%

This project got the green light!

Sex, Vlogs, and Kidnappings

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Crime

A woman passionate about people having better sex starts a vlog to help, but things change when the men mentioned in the vlog go missing.

90%

This project got the green light!

I'm Sorry, I Tried, I Love You

Seattle, Washington Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A struggling mother finds herself caught in an endless battle against a mysterious infestation in her home.

117%

This project got the green light!

The Dark Essence

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Other

Two friends embark on a journey to spread the word of secularism; along the way they learn the meaning of faith, friendship, and love.

105%

This project got the green light!

Know Justice Know Peace Film

Charlotte, North Carolina Film Feature
Drama

When a beloved barber is killed by police, his sister and best friend take justice into their own hands, confronting police brutality.

80%

This project got the green light!

Coyote Gratitude: a cross-country coming of age

New Orleans, Louisiana Writing & Publishing
Adventure

A nonfiction coming of age from one woman's cross-country adventure.

117%

This project got the green light!

I Just Want Things to Work Out

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Teen

After ending her first relationship, a foul-mouthed Chinese American girl offers to help her deadbeat teen brother pursue his crush.

80%

This project got the green light!

Paralysis

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Horror

A woman with sleep paralysis learns her demons may be connected to a family secret.

112%

This project got the green light!

The Sound She Saw

New York City, New York Film Short
Documentary, Shorts Program

What happens when a Black woman photographer has the agency and the control to reverse the gaze and see the world through her unique lens?

110%

This project got the green light!

The Second Death

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

Tragedy brings two siblings back together after years of separation-family drama is not exclusive to mortals.

111%

This project got the green light!

The Devil's Daughters

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

The sisters of Satanic rock band The Devil's Daughters turn out the be the actual daughters of the Devil sent to Earth to collect 666 souls.

113%

This project got the green light!

Promises

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A Latina single mother of two, in the late 70’s, Danielle, is struggling to keep her head above water and regain custody of her daughters wh

100%

This project got the green light!

The Bootstrap Cafe

San Diego, California Film Short
Comedy, Sci-Fi

Driving through the desert, three disgruntled friends are stuck in a time loop.

113%

This project got the green light!

Weapons and Their Names

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Unable to contend with the loss of her stepfather, a naive teenage girl skips school with her best friend to shoot guns in rural Florida.

140%

This project got the green light!

The Five Demands

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

Two volatile weeks that changed the face of higher education!

80%

This project got the green light!

The Queen's Jewels

Vero Beach, Florida Film Short
Drama, History

This is a story about Beau, a small-town surfer who discovers that his lineage is more of a legacy than a legend.

110%

This project got the green light!

Angeles

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

A young musician's dreams of moving to Los Angeles after high school are interrupted when she falls in love with the boy next door.

100%

This project got the green light!

Control

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A troubled widower, tormented by memories of the past must confront his demons as his child starts school for the first time.

109%

This project got the green light!

Demon for Hire

Aurora, Colorado Film Short
Comedy, Horror

A fuzzy blue demon-for-hire encounters an otherworldly horror that even he can't handle...

84%

This project got the green light!

Alicia Drayton - Lullaby

New York City, New York Music Video
Fantasy, Music

A journey of Love, represented in a mythical woman who has bewitched men throughout time.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Woods

New York City, New York Film Short
Fantasy, Horror

Drawn to the woods, a girl meets a Fae and must discover who she is and where she belongs before all that she loves is destroyed his rage.

100%

This project got the green light!

Jesus Would Have Loved Punk Rock

Montclair, New Jersey Film Short
Drama

One oppressive institution, two rebellious teens, and an uprising that will change everything.

101%

This project got the green light!

Prairie

Austin, Texas Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

Alone on the Texas Prairie for a romantic getaway, a young couple’s bickering awakens something lurking beneath the tall grass.

120%

This project got the green light!

Love Differently

Madison, Wisconsin Film Feature
Documentary

When an adoptee grows up, she discovers the importance of a name.

99%

This project got the green light!

L I C H E M O T H

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Romance

After inhaling an unknown substance at a metal show, an emotionally detached woman tries to fight against her deathstiny.

81%

This project got the green light!

Controlling A Tiger

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Crime

Two bickering Southern California thieves who can't get along during a robbery run into a problem they couldn't plan for.

108%

This project got the green light!

Parallels

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

An ambitious teenager in suburban Russia, yearns for the support of her working-class parents in pursuit of her dream to become an actress.

101%

This project got the green light!

Seawall

Waldorf, Maryland Film Short
Documentary, Family

A docu-drama about how the rising sea levels is affecting the people in Kiribati, a small island in the South Pacific.

110%

This project got the green light!

Hopeless Romantic Webseries

Charlotte, North Carolina Series
Comedy, Drama

Hopeless Romantic is about a close circle of friends and the innumerable challenges they will face on their quest to love.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Ladder

Ketchikan, Alaska Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

In a semi-futuristic world, an aging Alaskan fisherman must decide between accepting old age or restarting his life.

107%

This project got the green light!

Cooper

Richmond, Virginia Film Feature
Thriller

A period thriller about a former pilot who hijacks a plane and takes passengers hostage for half a million dollars.

104%

This project got the green light!

Give

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A composer attempts to unravel the memories of his relationship with his classical singer ex-boyfriend.

180%

This project got the green light!

Witness To A Devouring Monster

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

3 Filipinas - 1 survivor of Spanish colonization, 1 trapped in a male fantasy, 1 healed & wiser- cast light on the monsters of their worlds

102%

This project got the green light!

Mechanical Bulls Feature Film

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

When a young woman hosts an old friend for the weekend, they spiral into past memories and question whether they ever truly knew each other.

166%

This project got the green light!

MEANDERING SCARS

Charlotte, North Carolina Film Feature
Documentary

A woman with disabilities attempts to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to spread awareness about suicide in the disability community.

81%

This project got the green light!

Think Lovely Thoughts

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Experimental

Think Lovely Thoughts is a film about the push/pull for one mans sanity while his uncontrollable subconscious tears at his grip on reality.

200%

This project got the green light!

The Bystander Effect

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

A young queer man witnesses an attack on a trans woman of color, and hesitates to get involved.

100%

This project got the green light!

Day By Day

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Drama

A glimpse into the uncertainties being of a teenager who unknowingly struggles with anxiety and anorexia in the 90s.

83%

This project got the green light!

Any Given Night

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

In a world where women’s safety is never threatened, two girls party their way through a bizarre night filled with alcohol and strange men.

123%

This project got the green light!

The Den

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A struggling actress becomes entangled in an abusive relationship with her idol at a cult-like New York theatre company.

110%

This project got the green light!

Alpha

Wilmington, North Carolina Film Short
Comedy, Satire

A self conscious young man tries to ask out his roommate by enlisting his best-friend to convert him into an alpha male.

115%

This project got the green light!

The Principal's Assembly

Rehoboth, Massachusetts Film Short
Drama

An unyielding principal insists on giving the speech of her life at a school assembly, even at the cost of her own mental health.

101%

This project got the green light!

Hysterical

Bridgeport, Connecticut Film Feature
Experimental

a show by one woman to one woman about all woman for all humans

103%

This project got the green light!

Survival Job

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

A method actress who is mistaken for a spy confronts her greatest fear and has to act as if her life depends on it.

133%

This project got the green light!

SPOOKABLE

Los Angeles, California Series
Horror, LGBTQ

When a trans woman's best friend becomes a werewolf, she must enter a supernatural world within the haunted woods and fight the evil therein

100%

This project got the green light!

Love Goes (A Web Series)

Chicago, Illinois Series
Romance, Romantic Comedy

An engaged couple as they open pandora’s box to test the theory of organic love versus e-relationships.

81%

This project got the green light!

One Percent

Miami, Florida Film Short
Comedy, Thriller

At the flashy funeral of a self-serving billionaire, the mystery of his death is revealed by the flashbacks of key attendees.

92%

This project got the green light!

Sweet Pea & Glass

New York City, New York Film Short
Action, Thriller

The two newest initiates of the "Suits" gang, are tasked with burying a high value target. But will their quarrels bury them first?

104%

This project got the green light!

The High Priestess

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, Family

The High Priestess is a hybrid site-specific theater piece, with a diverse cast and crew creating this story through the use of film.

143%

This project got the green light!

Dogs of War

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

In a post apocalyptic future, a woman struggles to keep her new group of survivors from tearing each other apart.

100%

This project got the green light!

Mildly Different (last phase prod. funding)

Maynooth, Ireland Film Short
Drama, Other

A young woman on the autism spectrum who struggles with the world around her until the kindness of one person changes her life.

86%

This project got the green light!

Cover Up

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

In 1997 New York, a female underground tattoo artist helps a woman cover up a domestic abuse scar despite tattooing being punishable by law.

80%

This project got the green light!

Chronicles of the Curious

Chicago, Illinois Series
Animation, Science

Chronicles of the Curious is an animated storytelling series spotlighting individuals who work or play in STEAM-related fields.

129%

This project got the green light!

Uniball

Little Rock, Arkansas Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

A young filmmaker documents her boyfriends Testicular Cancer diagnosis, and the week leading up to his testicle removal.

187%

This project got the green light!

The Girl in the Woods

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A chance encounter in the woods helps a woman confront her cycles of self-abuse

102%

This project got the green light!

Saturday Morning

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

When Rowan finds herself at a crossroads between a previous love and a current partner, she will have to choose the familiar or the unknown.

80%

This project got the green light!

Cherry

Denver, Colorado Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

While living in the world of COVID, an anxious deaf woman struggles to order a piece of pie.

100%

This project got the green light!

Anastasia

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Drama

Anastasia, a 17 year old girl, must hide and deal with a possible pregnancy while living with her very religious mother.

100%

This project got the green light!

Palmdale

Tempe, Arizona Film Short
Action, Drama

Rebecca is a talented Mexican-American artist but struggles to reach her full potential in school, Luna is Rebecca’s younger sister and hope

87%

This project got the green light!

Diversity Hires

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Drama

4 roommates believe they’ve scored the job of a lifetime, but soon find out that being the diversity hire isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

80%

This project got the green light!

Good Times at Mike Kelso's

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Comedy

A club-dancing enthusiast grabs life by the ovaries to confront a threatening diagnosis.

93%

This project got the green light!

Best Buddies

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Film Short
Comedy, Crime

Two contract killers question their relationship after murdering one of their exes.

105%

This project got the green light!

Ambrosia!

Beckley, West Virginia Film Feature
Comedy

A young bed and breakfast owner/operator faces absurdity, frustration, and slapstick trying to manifest success in the face of adversity.

94%

This project got the green light!

Thriver: A Survivor Story

Orlando, Florida Film Feature
Documentary

Thriver: A Survivor Story is about a young girl with a terminal cancer who didn't truly start living until she found out she was dying.

107%

This project got the green light!

Casey the Frog

New York City, New York Film Short
Animation, Family

Come follow the story of a happy family of frogs as they navigate the health of their youngest, Casey, who is diagnosed with cancer.

82%

This project got the green light!

Doubt That the Stars Are Fire

New York City, New York Company
Romance, Drama

As his father’s death draws near, a young prince must decide whether to succeed the throne or run away with a mysterious newcomer.

120%

This project got the green light!

We Never Left - The Lebanese Expat Revolution Documentary

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

WE NEVER LEFT is the story of the Lebanese revolution, through the eyes and experiences of young Lebanese expats in New York.

110%

This project got the green light!

Alternative

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romance

Dillon wants to find self-worth by proposing to girlfriend, but an unexpected circumstance forces him to question his entire relationship.

80%

This project got the green light!

Babygirl

New York City, New York Film Short
Crime

It's 1981, Adele, a mom of two, must run a job for her husband when her day takes a turn, the only problem is... he's a mobster.

101%

This project got the green light!

LEFT

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

Two sisters, one determined and in desperate need for a change, encounters the unexpected...the events that unfold change everything.

80%

This project got the green light!

Sing Canary, Sing!

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Before becoming trapped in his gang ridden town, college wrestler Devon must choose between the future his father wants for him, and his pas

117%

This project got the green light!

The Skin You're In

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama

Successful yet unfulfilled in her career, Sasha must realize her love of self is the only way to save her career and her dad's life.

158%

This project got the green light!

Voice of Vanilla

Sambava, Madagascar Film Feature
Documentary

Although many take vanilla for granted, this difficult and dangerous crop is a lifeline out of poverty for farmers in Madagascar.

100%

This project got the green light!

Serotonin

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Horror

A teenager turns to Instagram models for advice on improving her life, and begins a series of dangerous self-inflicted body modifications.

102%

This project got the green light!

The Manos Chronicles

Coulterville, California Series
Fantasy, Horror

No longer a prisoner of The Master or the dark primal god Manos, Debbie hunts down monsters with her team of survivors and misfits.

148%

This project got the green light!

Level One

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller, Sci-Fi

Wendy is imprisoned in a strange and deadly room. But with each escape attempt she learns the room isn't the only thing keeping her trapped.

112%