Archive for: 2011 Christian Music Fest Film

Vinyl

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Title: Vinyl
Run Time: 4 min.
TAFF Rating: G
Category: COMPETITION FILM
Producer: Chris Degarmo
Director: Andrew Wallace
Synopsis: Where is that record?  (Or a quirky retelling of the parable of the lost coin.)
Performers: Nick Yedinak
Contact Info: www.simplebulldog.com

i had weekends in paris

Title: I HAD WEEKENDS IN PARIS, I WORE SPARKLY THINGS
Run Time: 3 min.
TAFF Rating: G
Category: COMPETITION FILM
Producer: Andrew House
Director: Andrew House
Synopsis: A mother looks back at sacrifices made for the newest addition to her family. Though her world is changing, the future is now more exciting than her worldly past.
Production Team: Andrew House
Performances By: Holden House, Kristen House
Contact Info: www.yesisaidyes.com

The Night We Died


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Title: THE NIGHT WE DIED
Run Time: 22 min.
TAFF Rating: PG-15
Category: COMPETITION FILM
Producer: Kerri Navarro
Director: Ron Gonzalez
Synopsis: A day in the life of Jason and Camille Robinson is busy. They are a happily married couple climbing their respective corporate ladders and working hard to have a baby. But after arriving at his office, Jason meets a mysterious woman who delivers a message that rocks the very foundation of his life. Jason is left with answering the most import questions of his life.
WARNING: This film contains discussion and depiction of sexual intimacy within marriage and frank discussion about trying to become pregnant. It is not suitable for teens or children. Parental discretion is strongly advised.
Production Team: John Long, Martin Ezelle
Performances By: Martin Ezelle, Nikki Donley
Contact Info: www.thenightwediedthemovie.com

Honoring a Father’s Dream: Sons of Lwala

Title: Honoring a Father’s Dream: Sons of Lwala
Run Time: 45 min.
TAFF Rating: PG
Category: COMPETITION FILM
Producer: Barry Simmons, Mitchell Galin, David Kiern
Director: Barry Simmons
Synopsis: At the funeral of their father, Milton and Fred Ochieng, make a decision that will change their lives forever. They announce to their small farming village in Lwala, Kenya, that they will finish work on their father`s dream. The dream was to complete construction of a medical clinic. As word of this enormous task spreads across the world, it is championed by thousands of strangers, which include children and the band, Jars of Clay. Sons of Lwala takes us on a journey of two brothers who lose their parents in Africa, but gain a family abroad.
Production Team: Barry Simmons, Mitchell Galin, David Kiern, Ian Montgomery
Contact Info: www.EpiphanyPictures.net

Most

Title: MOST
Run Time: 33 min.
TAFF Rating: PG
Category: Screening by Special Arrangement
Academy Award Nominee
Sundance FF Selected Film
Palm Springs FF Best of Fest
Heartland FF Best Film
Maui FF Best Short, Audience Award
Producer: Bobby Garabedian
Director: Bobby Garabedian
Synopsis: A modern day parable, Most (Czech for `The Bridge`) is an Oscar nominated short and winner of several film awards. It tells the story of the close relationship between a bridge operator and his son and the fateful day when the father must sacrifice his son to save the lives of all aboard a doomed train.
2003 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATION, Winner of Palm Springs International Fest, Maui Film Fest-BEST SHORT. Heartland Film Fest-WINNER.
Production Team: Bobby Garabedian, William Zabka
Performances By: Vladimir Javorsky, Ladislav Ondrej, Brad Heller, Klara Issova
Contact Info: www.mostthemovie.com

Butterfly Circus

Title: THE BUTTERFLY CIRCUS
Run Time: 23 min.
TAFF Rating: PG
Category: COMPETITION FILM
Producer: Joshua Weigel
Director: Joshua Weigel
Synopsis: At the height of the Great Depression, the showman of a renowned circus leads his troupe through the devastated American landscape lifting the spirits of audiences along the way. During their travels they discover Will, a man without limbs being exploited at a carnival sideshow. But after an intriguing encounter with the showman, Will becomes driven to hope against everything he has ever believed.
Production Team: Joshual Weigel, Rebekah Weigel, Angela Alvarez
Performances By: Eduardo Verastegui, Nick Vujicic, Doug Jones
Contact Info: www.thebutterflycircus.com