Winner 2nd Place HollyShorts Screenplay Competition 2014
Winner 2nd Place LAIFF Screenplay Competition 2014
Honorable Mention Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition
Second Rounder Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition 2016
Semi-Finalist ScreenCraft Short Production Fund
Semi-Finalist ScreenCraft Short Screenplay Competition
Official Selection IndyStock Screenplay Competition 2015
Official Selection Magwill International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection Honolulu Film Awards
James Hong is currently
We are currently in talks with LaKeith Stanfield's manger about bringing him on to the project.
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Writer/Director: Alexander Gardels
Alex is an award-winning writer/director born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He attended the University of California, Riverside majoring in Media and Cultural Studies with an emphasis in film and digital media production. Along with co-founding his own small production company Backwards Car Films, Alex works as an Associate Editor and Video Content Producer for The WorldPost (HuffPost).
Cinematographer: Justin Moore
Justin is a talented Director of Photography who has worked on dozens of projects spanning most genres and mediums. He attended the University of California, Riverside majoring in Media and Cultural Studies with an emphasis in film and digital media production and is currently finishing his MFA from Chapman University.