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2011 Award Winning Films

Film Info

Splitsville




United States
Comedy
00:15:02
Season:2011

Released:2006
Directed by
J. Bretton Truett
Written by
J. Bretton Truett and Craig Belanger
Produced by
Bess Wiley
Edited by
J. Bretton Truett

Shortz! Award WinnerWinner - 3rd Place Audience Choice


An exceptionally shitty day for one very pissed off guy.


Dinner for Four




United States
Drama, Thriller
00:06:21
Season:2011

Released:2010
Directed by
Nathan Carter
Written by
Christopher Madrigal
Produced by
Christopher Madrigal
Edited by
Andrew Lin

Shortz! Award WinnerWinner - 2nd Place Audience Choice


A pleasant dinner leads to a budding friendship between new neighbors.


Bad Neighbor




United States
Comedy
00:01:58
Season:2011

Released:2011
Directed by
Abel Mora
Written by
Nathan Brick
Produced by
Michael Dobson
Edited by
Mario Johnson

Shortz! Award WinnerWinner - 1st Place Brief


Everyone has that one neighbor. That neighbor that is always borrowing something and never bringing it back. This neighbor takes it to a whole new level.


Buster Jones: The Movie




United States
Comedy
00:05:12
Season:2011

Released:2010
Directed by
Dylan Hobor
Written by
Dylan Hobor
Produced by
Flax Glor, Dylan Hobor, Terry Hopkins, Robert Parham
Edited by
Flax Glor

Shortz! Award WinnerWinner - 1st Place Audience Choice


"Buster Jones: The Movie" details the adventures of an African-American minor league basketball star that is also trained in the martial arts. After his cousin Bootsy is murdered by weapons dealers from Asia, Buster finds himself thrown into a turbulent battle with an organized terrorist ring. These pursuits lead Buster to the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles where he finds himself plunged into the ultimate fight to save the fate of the free world.