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’s due in five minutes 3½ hours ago.
WINNER OF MULTIPLE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS, INCLUDING:
Tokyo International Short Film Festival, Japan / London Indie Short Festival, UK / White Vulture Film Festival, New Jersey / MLC Awards, Green Bay / Multi Dimension Independent Film Festival, UK / World Indie Film Awards, Italy / Hollywood International Golden Age Festival, New York / Hollywood Blvd. Film / Milky Way Film Awards
BEST SHORT FILM
Cannes World Film Festival, France / Best Global Shorts, India
The Short Film Awards SOFIES, New York (Comedy) / White Vulture Film Festival, New Jersey
BEST DIRECTOR (Short Film) – David Carey
Vesuvius International Film Festival, Italy
BEST ACTOR (Comedy) – Joshua Will
The Brightside Film Festival, New Jersey
BCIFF Award of Excellence (Beyond the Curve International Film Festival, Paris, France) / Outstanding Achievement: Comedy Short (Calcutta International Cult Film Festival. India) / Runner-Up: Best Wurst Short Film (Willlachen Comedy & Satire Filmprize, Austria) / Finalist: Best Comedy Film (The Reno Comedy Film Festival, Nevada) / Best Short Film (Paradox International Short Film Festival, Pune, India) / Semi-Finalist: London Indie Short Festival (UK) / Phoenix Shorts (Ottawa, Canada) / MonsterFlix (US) / Honorable Mention – Short Film (New Wave Short Film Festival. Munich, Germany), Best Short Film (Tokyo International Monthly Film Festival, Japan), Comedy (London Movie Awards, UK), Special Mention (London International Monthly Film Festival, UK)
Best Long Short (The Short Film Awards, SOFIES, New York City)
Best Comedy: The Brightside Film Festival, New Jersey / Cannes Shorts, France / Sioux City International Film Festival, Iowa / Filmyway International Film Festival, India
Best Editing (Comedic): David Carey
Best Director: David Carey (The Brightside Film Festival. New Jersey)
Best Supporting Actress: Andrea Guilford (The Short Film Awards, SOFIES, New York City) / Jen Maren (Filmyway International Film Festival, India)
Best Supporting Actor: Jim Robinson and Dennis Curley (MLC Awards, Green Bay)
Written by Joshua Will – Directed by David Carey
Cast (in order of appearance):
Dewey: Michelle Cassioppi Guertin Cheatum: Jeffrey Cloninger
Howe: Colin Healey, Piper: Shanan Custer
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
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No light bulbs were harmed in the making of this picture.
Doug Hinter is seeking help for a very unusual condition, one that is affecting every aspect of his life.
Written by Joshua Will Directed by Jordan Lynn
Produced in association with JLynn Productions
Best Comedy Short Film | The Short Film Awards (SOFIES)
Best Concept | The Brightside Film Festival | Joshua Will
Audience Favorite | Z-Fest Film Festival
Best Comedic Screenplay (Comedy) | The Short Film Awards (SOFIES) | Joshua Will
Best Comedy Nomination | Z-Fest Film Festival | The Brightside Film Festival
Best Short Short | The Brightside Film Festival
Best Directing Nomination | Z-Fest Film Festival | The Brightside Film Festival | Jordan Lynn
Best Actor Nomination | Z-Fest Film Festival | The Brightside Film Festival| Joshua Will
Best Supporting Actor Nomination | Z-Fest Film Festival | Jim Robinson