Hey, I'm McKegg!

Worcester, Massachusetts

McKegg has been writing and directing since he was old enough to hold a pen. He graduated from Fitchburg State University majoring in Communications with a Dual Concentration in Film and Theatre. His last short film, Eros Point, was selected for the 2018 New York Horror Film Festival.

He is a core member of the production company Fitch Fort Films, being a member since 2011. 

Outside of production work, McKegg writes a variety of film and pop culture essays on Medium and Scrollstack.  They have been selected multiple times by the top curators of both sites. and independent film criticism and theory writer.

His work can be seen at https://www.mckeggcollins.com/

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

차 - Cha

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama

When a young man finds that his grandmother is the victim of a racial attack, he realizes how his ethnicity affects his place in society.

39%

20 days left

42 followers

Like Me, Like Everyone

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama

When Camille, 21, discovers her father is having an affair, she is forced to reevaluate her perception of her parents and herself.

37%

43 days left

55 followers

FAMILIAL

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller, Horror

Keira must move to her uncle's estate after her father's death. Increasingly unstable and paranoid, she becomes convinced she's in danger.

125%

13 days left

111 followers

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.

66%

10 days left

231 followers

Good Times at Mike Kelso's

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Comedy

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

17%

10 days left

73 followers

Best Buddies

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Film Short
Comedy, Crime

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

76%

25 days left

157 followers

LOUD & LONGING

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A queer New York odyssey following two friends as they overcome the ghosts of childhood trauma

83%

10 days left

455 followers

Keep Me Where The Light Is Film

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller, Drama

Trey, a young black man, finds himself trying to navigate his way out of situations he has no control of—inevitably leading to his downfall.

45%

9 days left

121 followers

Wished

Little Rock, Arkansas Film Feature
Drama, Horror

A struggling security guard falls for a devious succubus. This tragic love affair will either be the end of his story or will his ex-girlfri

7%

9 days left

42 followers

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.

83%

7 days left

92 followers

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.

26%

20 days left

286 followers

Man Hunt

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

Two married lesbians make one last desperate attempt to have a child by catching a man for a one night stand.

2%

5 days left

10 followers

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.

101%

11 days left

151 followers

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.

86%

3 days left

187 followers

"Malaya"

Sacramento, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Born to a traditional Filipino family, Malaya hides her sexuality and passion for film in fear of disappointing her strict mother.

14%

 

24 followers

Cu Cus Clã

Baltimore, Maryland Film Short
Drama, Satire

In an attempt to fit in, an international student from Brazil attends his first American Halloween party dressed as a Klansman.

101%

 

142 followers

Matched

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Romantic Comedy, Sci-Fi

After a bad break up, a college student gets dragged into the nightmarish virtual reality of the Matched dating app.

100%

 

53 followers

Esthétique

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

Convinced that beauty is dead, Teah embarks on a farewell journey with her sister - the last attempt to regain lost faith in the world.

7%

10 days left

41 followers

Fronteiras

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary, Experimental

Fronteiras is a personal documentary that explores the burden of an immigrant searching for a place to call home.

125%

This project got the green light!

This Belongs To Us

Rocky Mount, North Carolina Film Feature
Documentary

How did a craft developed by African women become synonymous with white male identity in the United States?

124%

6 days left

145 followers

THƠ - LGBTQIA+ short film

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Drama

An asexual Vietnamese-American girl frees herself from abusive cycles with partners who refuse to understand her.

114%

This project got the green light!

Picture Day

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

When a tomboy is suddenly transplanted to a new school, a decision to pierce her ears triggers a family crisis.

119%

This project got the green light!

someone somewhere

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Experimental

One fateful night, two college women are forced to come to terms with the unhealthy nature of their friendship.

191%

This project got the green light!

The Night Courier

Asheville, North Carolina Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A single night offers a suffocating glimpse into the life of a woman whose occupation is feeding people to monsters.

85%

This project got the green light!

That Summer Night

Mesa, Arizona Film Short
Comedy, Teen

Sean, a play by the rules high school graduate is forced into the greatest game of hide-and-seek to help his crush evade police.

102%

This project got the green light!

Angels of Uptown

New York City, New York Series
Action, Crime

After a tragic accident, three unsuspecting millennials take up the mantle of "protecting and serving" their community in Uptown Manhattan.

118%

This project got the green light!

WORK: an AFI Directing Workshop for Women project

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

WORK is an AFI DWW short film that follows Gabriela, a queer Chicana, as she returns to a job as a lap dancer, after a breakup.

115%

This project got the green light!

A Definitive Ranking of My Closest Friends

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

A group of best friends reaches a boiling point on the side of a desert highway, bringing their annual camping trip to an emotional halt.

106%

This project got the green light!

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