MAKE ME LAUGH - SHORTS
Thursday April 25, 2019 6pm
GEORGIA COLLEGE ARTS & SCIENCES AUDITORIUM
THE AMAZING ANTI-FART FORMULA
Directors: Luke Pilgrim & Brad Kennedy
Cast: Ryan Littmann, Erin Ownbey, Tamara Morton
An origami obsessed nerd with chronic flatulence attempts to cure his disorder with anti-fart pills in order to date the hottest girl at the office. He ultimately discovers that being comfortable in his own skin is more important than trying to be someone he’s not.
Director: Justin O'Neal Miller
Cast: Sarah Blackman, Josh Warren, Jason MacDonald, Muretta Moss, Kristen Shawn, Kurt Yue, Mindy Sparks, Stephanie Campbell, Bonny Breuer
Everything seems to work out perfectly for Peggy, but her social graces are put to the test when she is surrounded by admiring and covetous parents at a birthday party for her eight-year-old son. Chaos ensues.
Directors: Jacob McSharma & Jaya McSharma
Cast: Jaya McSharma, Melissa Munds
Beneath her stethoscope and bindi, Dr. Bridget Upadhya is an awkward Indian-American whose only friends are her cats. When she attends the funeral of a patient, she forges an unexpected friendship with someone very different from her in every way
Director: Michael Goldburg
Cast: PJ Marshall, Lué McWilliams, John Timothy
Benny Boon, a New York City con man, needs to come up with $50,000 in 3 days to pay off a gangster--or else. Luckily, he meets a washed-up actress, Kitty Kinkaid, who's desperate for a comeback and claims to have the money to bankroll a screenplay. Benny then poses as a movie producer and hooks her with a script called "A Woman on the Edge." Problem is, the script doesn't exist, and Benny doesn't know how to write one. So he places an ad on Craigslist for a screenwriter and puts his scheme into high gear.
MID 30s MARTYR
Director: Eliaz Rodriguez
Cast: Alex Moorman, Jeremy Meador, Wanjiku Kairu, Amanda Sestak
During her big art show, a woman in her mid-30's receives a life-changing letter, overwhelmed, she dramatically shares the news with her equally over-the-top loved ones. Her boyfriend, who is desperate to save their relationship, attempts to bring her back to reality and make a marriage proposal before her new life takes flight.
YOU DESTROY ME
Directors: Julio Pereira & Leandro Scarpin
Cast: Joana Sarrazy, Mauro Corage
A man sits beside a woman on a park bench to eat his lunch, but over the course of his meal he gradually scoots away from her. When the offended woman questions his actions, it leads to a series of bitter insults which arouses them both.
Director: Rose Ashikyan
Cast: Julie Moss, Michele Poncier, Travis Love, Antoine Morgan, Tom Amick
Hair brain schemed Lulu and her best friend Etsy follow a talent agent to get a headshot in his hands without him knowing.
Director: JD Cohen
Cast: Tara Jay, Talia Rowley, Isabel Dickson, Jock Campbell, Jeremy Chapman
Killa Kafe is a dark quirky comedy about a cafe with a twist: every shot of coffee comes with a shot at eliminating the troublemakers in your life.
Director: Jason MacDonald
Cast: Randy Havens, Catherine Dyer
Mr. Goody lives to interview. But his tactics are questionable.
Directors: Jerome Velinsky & Tawni Bryant
Cast: Jerome Velinsky, Tawni Bryant, Kaarin Fairfax, Frank Magree, Jasper Bagg, Don Bridges
In the gritty streets of Melbourne, we find Emma and Ryan; two best friends and two of the worlds finest actors. Except, nobody knows it yet.
Em and Ry work every job under the sun to pay the bills, whilst never wasting an opportunity to hone their craft; no matter what the consequences may be - or WHERE they may be.