Past Show – May 20


Wednesday, May 20, 2015
a selection of
2015 LEO Award Nominated Shorts


including the winner of the
5th Annual Hot Shot Shorts Contest
as we continue to launch the
7th Annual Hot Shot Shorts Contest

& ‘THE TEST OF TIME’ from Los Angeles directed by Eddie Perez        in town working on Deadpool

Join the Event at:

Call for Volunteers: for Front of House.
Arrive approx 6:15pm.
Free Entry & Drink. If interested:

Doors – 7:30pm Show – 8:00pm No Minors.
The ANZA Club, #3 West 8th Ave. at Ontario St., Vancouver, BC
Free Parking/close to Broadway/Main St bus routes/Skytrain
pay what you can sliding scale $5-$10 cash at door.

Twitter: celluloidsocial

Technical Directionby ANAISA VISSER

Vancouver, B.C…The CELLULOID SOCIAL CLUB, monthly screenings featuring the best in independent provocative short films since 1997 followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker followed by networking & socializing. No Minors. Prizes galore.

ANXIOUS OSWALD GREENE directed & written by Marshall Axani, produced by Diana Donaldson, executive produced by Paul Armstrong, Ed Brando, Robin Chan, Robert G. Heimbecker, DOP Naim Sutherland, music by Kenton Gilchrist, starring Ryan Beil, John Novak, Ellie Harvie, Trevor Devall, Joyce Robbins & Jacqueline Robbins and Kelly Metzger. 15 min., Fantasy Comedy, 2013 – In a desperate attempt to cure his crippling anxiety, Oswald Greene visits a fantastical clinic to have his fate thrown into the hands of a blind nurse, a talking fly, and an eccentric doctor with a knack for rhyming. Winner of 13 Leo Awards 2014 including Best Short Film (new record holder for most Leo Awards ever won by any program), Best Short Film & Director – LA Comedy Festival 2014, Best Canadian ShortWorks Award Whistler Film Festival 2013, and screenings at DC Shorts, Palm Springs International, Leeds International, Telefilm’s Not Short On Talent Cannes Short Film Corner series, 2013 Vancouver International Film Festival, among others. Winner of the 5th Annual Hot Shot Shorts Contest.

NOT INDIAN ENOUGH directed by Alex Zahara, written by Andrew Genaille, produced by Andrew Genaille, Keith Terrillion, Lisa Genaille, Robert Genaille, starring  Carmen Moore, Justin Rain, Maiji Tailfeathers – A woman confronts her cousin, who’s been telling people that she isn’t actually First Nations. 2013, 10 min. Nominated for 4 Leo Awards 2015

THE TEST OF TIME directed by Eddie Perez, written by Max Myers, starring Alexander Dreymon, Lauren Shaw, Anthony Ruivivar, Josh Cowdery, Dasha Kittredge & Jennifer Lynn Warren, 10 min, Los Angeles – A photographer (Steve) gets his break to photograph a top model (starlight) but during the course of the shoot they strike a connection before they know it they are married. As life has it someone attacks her from her past and they’re tested. Who will be the better of the two and is it true love? Fate and Karma will fall into play and at the end we find out “THE TEST OF TIME”. Winner Best Short Canada International Film Festival; Winner Audience Selection Holly Shorts Film Festival Monthly Jan 2015
Eddie Perez is in Vancouver working on Deadpool and will be in attendance at the screening for a Q&A

Music Video: DARK SIDE OF THE MOON by MATT BREVNER featuring TOM MACDONALD, produced by David Mcdonald, Aaron Mallin, Geoff Manton. Nominated for Best Music Video Leo Awards 2015

TRAILER FOR THE TIMEKEEPER directed by Scott Weber, written by Walter Sawadsky & Cookie Boyle, produced by Heather Howe & Scott Weber, DOPs Graham Talbot and Nelson Talbot, Production Designer Rebecca Sjonger, music by Step Carruthers, executive produced by Paul Armstrong, Ed Brando, Robert G. Heimbecker, Robin Chan, starring Tom McBeath as Mr. Ellicott, Darla Taylor as Emily, Nathan Dashwood as Danny, Tammy Gillis as Georgina, Maxine Miller as Mavis, Scott McNeil as Jake and Pia Shandel as the Sales Assistant. 15 min, drama, 2014 – The Timekeeper reveals the storybook world of a watchmaker with traditional, time-honoured habits. Except what he sells is anything by conventional. The Timekeeper reminds us that when it comes to spending time, everyone has a choice. Winner of the 2013 Hot Shot Shorts Contest. Premiered at the 2014 Montreal World Film Festival. Selected for Telefilm’s 2015 Canada: Not Short on Talent program at the International Short Film Festival in Clermont-Ferrand, France. Selected as one of 39 films out of 2393 eligible films for the ‘Coup de Coeur’ 2015 Cannes Short Film Corner. Nominated for 9 Leo Awards 2015 including Best Short Film, Direction, Screenwriting, Cinematography, Picture Editing, Overall Sound, Musical Score, Production Design, Performance by a Male (Tom McBeath)

TRAILERS for several features nominated for Best Feature Film at the 2015 Leo Awards including:
BLACK FLY directed by Jason Bourque, produced by Ken Frith & Robyn Wiener
EADWEARD directed by Kyle Rideout, produced by Josh Epstein
HECTOR AND THE SEARCH FOR HAPPINESS produced by Christine Haebler & Trish Dolman
PREGGOLAND written by Sonja Bennett, produced by Kevin Eastwood

Trailer for BEDBUGS: A MUSICAL LOVE STORY directed by Matthew Kowalchuk, written by Shauna Johannesen, music by James Danderfer, produced by Sean Tyson, DP Will Minsky, edited by Arlein Garcia, executive produced by Paul Armstrong & Ines Eisses, starring Shauna Johannesen, Jennifer Copping, Sebastien Archibald -Tormented by bedbugs, an ostracized woman learns an unexpected lesson about acceptance.15 min, musical comedy, Crazy8s 2014. Nominated for 10 Leo Awards 2015 including Best Short Film, Direction, Screenwriting, Picture Editing, Musical Score, Production Design, Costume Design, Performance by a Male (Sebastien Archibald), Performance by a Female (Shauna Johannesen), Performance by a Female (Jennifer Copping)

Trailer for EARTHLICKERS directed by Tony Mirza, written by & starring Justine Warrington & Alison Araya, DP Chris Kempinski, produced by Keli Moore, Tony Mirza, Michael Evans, executive produced by Paul Armstrong & Ines Eisses, also starring April Telek, Johannah Newmarch, Mackenzie Gray and Jed Rees. Crazy8s 2104 – In a barren post-apocalyptic future, the seven sexy Goddesses of Merkabatron descend upon a wretched Earth to convey the message that the Vibration of Love can heal all. A campy, erotic, science fiction comedy, this cinematic love child of Barbarella and Ed Wood Jr. will soon have your Titillator vibrating on a cosmic level.
Nominated for 3 Leo Awards 2015 including Best Visual Effects, Costume Design & Make-Up

Trailer for RATTLESNAKE directed by Kelvin Redvers, produced by Laura Adkin & Stirling Bancroft,2014 – A little girl is left alone in a mountainous desert canyon after her dad is bitten by a rattlesnake and dies and must deal with the loss while trying to survive. Nominated for 2 Leo Awards 2015 including Best Short Film & Performance by a Female.

Trailer for I WANNA DATE U directed by Lisa Ovies, written by Laura Adkin & Marly Reed, 2015

Trailer for THE EVIL IN US directed by Jason William Lee, executive produced by David Aboussafy, 2015 – When six school friends meet up for a fourth of July celebration on a remote island off the Washington coast, what they expect is a harmless weekend filled with fun and partying. Unfortunately, when one of them brings along some cocaine to amp up the good times, what they get is a mind bending trip filled with horror, chaos and murder. Screening at the Rio Theatre May 24.


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