Comedy Festival Testimonial – August 8 2018

Gabriel Renfro
Gabriel Renfro

Really loved that they filmed the feedback session after the screening.

5 Star Review

Festival for Comedy-A FilmFreeway preferred festival:

THE FUTURE RICHARD DENISONS, 16min, USA, Comedy/Time Travel
Directed by Gabriel Renfro

25 year old Richard Denison encounters many future 45 year old versions of himself, all of whom have pursued different careers and women. These future Richard Denisons compete with one another for young Richard’s choice of one of them as his path in life.

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Comedy Festival Testimonial – August 7 2018

Comedy FESTIVAL

Bo LiebmanBo Liebman

I had a great experience with the festival. It was wonderful to have my film play in a fest with such a full and engaged audience, and the host and staff were wonderful with their interactions with the audience and inspiring feedback. Not the best place for networking, but great otherwise.

5 Star Review

Festival for Comedy-A FilmFreeway preferred festival:

(A) UTOMATED (I)IRRITATION, 6min., USA, Comedy/Sci-Fi
Directed by Ali Presley Paras

A man struggles to make breakfast in a kitchen filled with appliances with a mind of their own.

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Comedy Festival Testimonial – August 7 2018

Bo Liebman
Bo Liebman

I had a great experience with the festival. It was wonderful to have my film play in a fest with such a full and engaged audience, and the host and staff were wonderful with their interactions with the audience and inspiring feedback. Not the best place for networking, but great otherwise.

5 Star Review

Festival for Comedy-A FilmFreeway preferred festival:

(A) UTOMATED (I)IRRITATION, 6min., USA, Comedy/Sci-Fi
Directed by Ali Presley Paras

A man struggles to make breakfast in a kitchen filled with appliances with a mind of their own.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL Thursday – September 6, 2018. 7pm.

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival coming to Los Angeles.. Our LA home is Regal L.A. LIVE Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles (beside the Staples Center) at 1000 W Olympic Blvd.. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm.Showcasing the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Shepsut Wilson.

Tickets are FREE or PAY WHAT YOU LIKE. Reserve your tickets online.

If you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us at latickets@wildsoundfestival.com  and we’ll reserve seats for you.

LOOK, 10min., USA, Comedy
Directed by Tamir Mostafa

An internally neurotic but externally charismatic lothario crosses paths with a lesbian who’s just as guilty of objectifying women as him.

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LOVE LEX, 7min., Australia, Comedy
Directed by Catherine Mack

This Valentine’s Day, Lex drops a bomb that Dave will never forget.

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WEIRD SHIT, 3min., USA, Comedy
Directed by Nathan Trumbull

A first time tryst goes awry.

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BANANAS, 5min., USA, Comedy 
Directed by Zack Arch

A documentary about eating bananas.

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GET HOME SAFE, 7min., USA, Comedy
Directed by Larissa Pruett

Joystick Games created 3rd person adventure game, ‘Get Home Safe.’ The object of the game is to walk home from the bar as a woman, and get home safe.

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BEHIND CLOSED DOORS, 5min., USA, Comedy
Directed by Bianca Armbruster

A slice of life, romantic comedy about a modern couple’s Saturday morning habits. Lana and Carter equally love being with each other as much as their alone time. Companionship is being comfortable being your whole selves, awkward, unkempt, imperfect and occasionally appalling; but sometimes there are just some things best left, alone.

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The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival coming to Los Angeles.. Our LA home is Regal L.A. LIVE Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles (beside the Staples Center) at 1000 W Olympic Blvd.. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm.

Showcasing the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated byShepsut Wilson

Director BIO: Bianca Armbruster (BEHIND CLOSED DOORS)

Director Biography – Bianca Armbruster

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Bianca Armbruster has worked on numerous award winning Independent Films, Television Shows, Music Videos and Commercials for over 7 years. Bianca was accepted into the prestigious University of Cape Town, where she studied Theater, Film, Media and Journalism. Wanting a more hands on filmmaking experience, Bianca moved to Denver, CO and attended The Colorado Film School, rated among the top 25 Best Film Schools by the Hollywood Reporter. There, she worked on multiple films, and won awards for Best Production and Best Production Design.
In film school, Bianca honed her love and study of filmmaking in the form of writing/directing, heightened by her natural eye and her talent for production design and costuming. After graduating, Bianca moved to LA and sought work in the industry in art and costuming. She gained more experience on large, professional sets, observing and learning the successes and failures of the inner hives of production crews. These experiences awakened an unstoppable passion to guide audiences through compelling narratives, with a strong emphasis on story and visuals.
Having survived off her art for all these years, Bianca is ready to tell her original stories about strong women in character-driven narratives. She currently has scripts for two television series, one feature film, and multiple sketch/short films. Bianca has also completed multiple levels of improv comedy at Playhouse West, and has recently auditioned for Groundlings in order to better herself and her understanding of the actor’s process, as well as what makes comedy.
Known for her drive, creativity, friendly demeanor and detailed work, Bianca Armbruster creates realism out of dreamscapes, mirroring her dream to make powerful visions of storytelling a reality.

 

Director Statement

 

I am plugged into what the people of my generation and the generations that came before me. I desire to create stories and emotions that are relevant to current society and the advancement of future generations. I am extremely passionate about narrative story telling and have many great ideas to bring to the table, that include furthering the inclusion of female voices in television/film. I strive to evolve as an artist, continue to learn from the past for a better present and tell stories that resonate with all people.

BEHIND CLOSED DOORS, 5min., USA, Comedy

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A slice of life, romantic comedy about a modern couple’s Saturday morning habits. Lana and Carter equally love being with each other as much as their alone time. Companionship is being comfortable being your whole selves, awkward, unkempt, imperfect and occasionally appalling; but sometimes there are just some things best left, alone.

  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Romantic Comedy
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    March 1, 2018
  • Production Budget:
    2,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1920X1080
  • Film Color:
    Color

Director BIO: Larissa Pruett (GET HOME SAFE)

Director Biography – Larissa Pruett

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Larissa Pruett is an an Asian-American, award-winning short film Writer/Director. She graduated from Colorado Film School, where she was the first woman to write and direct an in-house short film with an all female crew. The film was part of the official selection at the CFS Film Festival, and was nominated in directing, writing, and acting. The film’s success impelled the school’s Director to apply for female-directed film grants, the first of which was given to Larissa, she rewrote the original script and was then asked to direct it. She wrote and directed the next all-female short film which went on to win Best in its category.
Since graduating, Larissa has directed several other short films which have taken home an array of awards including Best Short Film and Best Comedy Short. As of January 2018, two more of Larissa’s projects have been accepted into California Women’s Film Festival and Playhouse West Film Festival.
Larissa graduated from CFS with a degree in writing, producing, and directing. In 2017 she graduated from UCB Sketch Comedy as well as Playhouse West Comedy. She is currently enrolled at Groundlings and has recently been asked to direct several projects by other writers in the Los Angeles area. Larissa will continue to write, direct and produce shorts during her free time and in-between jobs. Currently, she’s writing a pilot that has plans to shoot in May of this year.