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PETS

An absurdist satire of a man’s search for happiness via a surprisingly powerful companion. Official Selection – Latino Short Film Festival | Nominated for Best Comedy Directed By Jon Silver Written By Orlando Lara Director of Photography Kyle Nilges Produced By Jon Silver and Orlando Lara Edited by Jon Silver Starring: Orlando Lara, Meg Kennedy, […]

YOUR BORING ASS LIFE: OATMEAL

Sometimes your life is boring, tough, heartbreaking… but there’s always healthy oatmeal. Songs about the most boring aspects of your life. Created by: Molly Miller Director/Cinematographer/Editor: Kyle Niemer Written by: Molly Miller and Sarah Hoffman Original beat/recording and mixing: Brad Kemp Executive Producer: Jon Silver Cast: Sarah Hoffman, Mark Denny, Erin Rein, Andrew Bolduc, Tim […]

SHOWPUP LAUNCHES SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

ShowPup is launching its first Short Film Fest focused on honoring excellent Short Films from emerging filmmakers. A live festival event with screenings for the winners is planning for November 5 2016 in Chicago Illinois. The screenings will take place at Catalyst Ranch in West Loop Neighborhood. Prizes include: Best of Fest – Award for […]

WHOOPS

A couple anxiously await the results of a pregnancy test. A very short comedy by Bobby Richards & Avery Lee Directed by Bobby Richards Starring Avery Lee & Emily Peterson

SLEEPY STEVE

SLEEPY STEVE A fuzzy bachelor has engineered his wacky morning routine with robotic precision. Meghann Artes is an award winning filmmaker and associate professor at DePaul University. Steve: Thomas Kelly (youtu.be/p8iib9uR4ZU) Writer/ Director: Meghann Artes (meghannartes.com) Director of Photography: Scott Thiele (thieleworks.com) Music: Robert Steel (robsteelmusic.com) Sound Designer: Suzanne Goldish (goldish.net) Animator: Molly McCandless (mollymccandless.com)

THE LEPRECHAUN

“The Leprechaun” Some people don’t think Leprechauns are real, but those people are stupid. Created by Drew Mellon and Tara Mellon Starring Drew Mellon and Tara Mellon Directed and Shot by Jon Silver Edited by Drew Mellon

LAMBY’S DAY OUT

When a husband is left home alone to care for a pet Lamb, his caretaker skills are challenged and Lamby sees an opportunity for a day outside. Directed by Jon Silver

INTRODUCING SHOWPUP

Creating quality art is hard. Really hard. It can be daunting just to get a project started, without even thinking about who will see it. We started ShowPup for growing artists and emerging content, so they don’t have to promote it all alone. Filmmakers, Podcasters, and media artists need to focus on their craft, which should be […]

THE HITMEN

Two Hitmen, new to the business, attempt to dispose of a body. Starring: Drew Mellon and Kellen Terrett With Gabe Morrison as StrongMan Camera by: Jon Silver Sound by: Avery Lee

I OWN THIS TOWN

“One man. The Story of One Man. The Story of One Man and a Town. A Town and a Man.” Silly sketch parody of crime thriller trailer. Directed by Jon Silver