A collection of films will be showcased by a well organized team of filmmakers under the mentorship of Hollywood Writer/Director Tom Blank. The Shaggy Dog Project is a program of Eugene’s Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts, DIVA.
Q & A with the Shaggy Dog Filmmakers
THE BIG SPILL
What happens when the world’s most ruthless oilman tries to strike a deal with aliens?
Producer: Mike Anderson
Director: Gregory Stanley Black
Cinematographer: Mark Stafford
Writers: Bob Leach, Neal Miller, Bill Braunberger, Gregory Stanley Black
Lead Actors: Al Kline, Jennifer Kimball
A Shaggy Dog/DIVA production
THE CONSOLATION OF WORK
Il faut travailler, rien que travailler.
Producer, Director, Writer: Doug Rice
Cinematographer: Jack Anderson
Lead Actors: Willie Wilson, Fred Roellig, Jeff Thomas
Is a guy who falls in love with a girl online, but can never go through with actually meeting her in person, really in love?
Producers: Steve Kilcoyne, Michael Hearn
Writer and Director: Steve Kilcoyne
Cinematographer: Matt Nease
Lead Actor: Jeff Hunsicker
SHADOW AND NOISE
When the shadow you fear becomes the monster you know…
Writer, Producer, Director: Joshua Purvis
Cinematographer: Gavin Cunningham
Lead Actors: Cristina Hernandez, Payton Pillette, Jesse McCullough
In an homage to Bergman, a henpecked husband challenges Death to a one-on-one basketball game. (Black and white with Swedish subtitles)
Writer, Producer and Director: Al Kline
Cinematographer: Erik Talbert
Actors: Gregory Stanley Black, Ellen Chace, Nate Gepford
Date, Time, Place: Saturday, November 9, 3-5pm, Regal at Valley River Mall
Stanley’s life is a train wreck. Roger’s life is boring. When a stranger comes to the door, their lives will change forever.
Producer, Director: Mike Anderson
Cinematographers: Les Garwood, Jack Anderson