"HOW WE DO" EPISODE 2 Now Playing
Premiere: Chain Film Fest 8/9/22, Recipient: Original Ideas Award
WINNER: Best Sketch, Dark Comedy FF, WINNER: Original Ideas Award, Chain FF NYC, WINNER: Best Proof of Concept, Austin Comedy FF, WINNER: BEST DIRECTOR (Dark Comedy), NY Actor & Director Awards, BEST EDITING: Night of Comedy Shorts, Milan Italy
FINALIST: NY International Film Awards, FINALIST: Independent Shorts Awards, LA
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Shockfest, Poor Life Choices, Portland, & Houston Comedy Festivals.
"HOW WE DO" TELEPLAY PILOT (Summer '21):
BEST CAST ENSEMBLE - Houston Comedy FF
WINNER, Best Cast Ensemble, Houston Comedy Film Festival, WINNER, Best Web Series/TV Pilot, Toronto Independent FF of Cift, FINALIST, Reno Comedy Film Festival, FINALIST, Best Series Pilot, New York Int'l Film Awards, SELECTION, ATL Comedy Awards
Summer '20 COVID Short Film, A weed-buy farce.
10 Festival selections, 2 Wins, 3 Nominations
Stars Kevin Iso & Kareem Green now seen on SHOWTIME's "Flatbush Misdemeanors"
WINNER, Best Director, Toronto Couch Film Festival, WINNER, Top Shorts Film Festival, NOMINATED, Best Actor - Kevin Iso, Portland Comedy Film Festival, NOMINATED, Best Cast, Toronto Couch Film Festival, NOMINATED, Best Comedy, ATL Comedy Awards SPECIAL FEATURE, Queens Underground Film Festival
SELECTIONS: NY Shorts International Film Festival, Global Shorts 2020, Independent Shorts Awards, Chain FF NYC
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