One man’s quest to speak with the right person and obtain the correct form in order to request a new light bulb so he can finish an Efficiency Report that is due in five minutes over 3½ hours ago.

WINNER – Best Comedy (Tokyo International Short Film Festival. Japan)

WINNER – Best Narrative Short. Cannes World Film Festival. France)

WINNER – Best Actor Comedy: Joshua Will (The Brightside Film Festival. New Jersey)

WINNER – Best Comedic Screenplay (The Short Film Awards SOFIES, New York)

FINALIST – Best Comedy Film (The Reno Comedy Film Festival. Nevada)

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT – (Calcutta International Cult Film Festival. India)

HONORABLE MENTION – (New Wave Short Film Festival. Munich, Germany)

HONORABLE MENTION – Best Short Film Tokyo International Monthly Film Festival

A 25-minute film about something that should have taken 30 seconds.

NOMINEE – Best Editing (Comedic) – David Carey, Best Supporting Actress – Andrea Guilford, NOMINEE – Best Long Short (The Short Film Awards, SOFIES, New York City)

NOMINATED – Best Comedy / Best Director (Comedy) David Carey (The Brightside Film Festival. New Jersey)

OFFICIAL SELECTION – Riverside International Film Festival (CA), Art Galley Film Festival, Paradox International Short Film Festival (Pune, India)

Cast (in order of appearance):

Narrator/Arbitrary Voice – David Carey, Sam – Joshua Will, Ralph – Jim Robinson

Michelle Lee – Jen Maren, Office Gollum – Brandon Boat, Breckenridge – Andrea Guilford

Dewey – Michelle Cassioppi Guertin, Cheatum – Jeffrey Cloninger, Howe – Colin Healey, Piper – Shanan Custer

Janitor – Dennis Curley, Jill – Kelly Kohlbacher, Lead Cog – Andrew Haaheim

Cogs – Rick Logan, Sam Selvaggio, Fred Chang, Brian Frey, Not Martha – Renee Carey

Diversity Committee – Jim Cunningham, Tom Winner, Eriq Nelson, Little Girl – Katie Gaughan

Written by Joshua Will

Directed by David Carey


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Recovery Party Productions / Show & Tell Group

No light bulbs were harmed in the making of this picture.

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