(2015 SXSW Film Festival)

Directed by Justin Lerner

America’s fighting dinosaur

(In Production)

Written/Directed by Steve Snoey


Producer: Lacey Leavitt

Director of Photography: Nathan M. Miller

Composer: Eric Nielson

Currently in production, AFD is a faux-documentary about the military career of Pvt. "Little" Sammy Vogel - a 7 ton, 40 foot long Army infantryman and Tyrannosaurus Rex who fought for the Allies in World War 2. 

For more information check out the AFD web page and blog.

For merchandise from our successful Kickstarter campaign check out the AFD store on Storenvy.

America's Fighting Dinosaur Website

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Directed by Lynn Shelton

Written by Andrea Seigel



Kiera Knightley (Pride & Prejudice)

Chloe Grace Moretz (Hugo)

Sam Rockwell (Confessions of a Dangerous Mind)

Mark Webber (Scott Pilgrim vs. the World)

Ellie Kemper (Bridesmaids)

Overeducated and underemployed, Megan is comfortable lagging a few steps behind in life but when her high school sweetheart proposes, Megan panics and- given an unexpected opportunity to escape for a week - hides out in the home of her new friend, 16 year old Annika and her world-weary single father Craig.

Laggies premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. Picked up by A24 Films, you can see Laggies nationwide IN THEATERS NOW.

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Directed by Megan Griffiths

Written by Huck Botko & Emily Wachtel



Toni Collette (The Sixth Sense)

Thomas Haden Church (Sideways)

Ryan Eggold (HBO’s The Black List)

Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean)

Ahna O’Reilly (The Help)

Joanne Woodward (The Three Faces of Eve)

Veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug joins forces with a wannabe documentary filmmaker to hunt down the mysteriously disappeared onetime superstar Matthew Smith, who also happens to be her ex.

Lucky Them premiered at the 2013 Toronto Film Festival. Distributed IFC Films, you can see Lucky Them on DVD, VOD or iTunes.

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Written/Directed by Lynn Shelton



Rosemarie DeWitt (Cinderella Man)

Ellen Page (Juno)

Josh Pais (A beautiful Mind

Allison Janney (American Beauty)

Free spirited message therapist Abby suddenly develops and aversion to bodily contact, affecting both her job and relationship with her boyfriend. All the while, her brother Paul runs a failing dental practice with his assistant daughter Jenny until it receives new life when clients seek out his “healing touch."

Touchy Feely premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. It was also nominated for the 2013 Sundance Grand Jury Prize (Dramatic). Distributed Magnolia Pictures, you can see Touchy Feely on DVD, Netflix or iTunes.



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Directed by Colin Tevorrow

Written by Derreck Connoly



Aubrey Plaza (Parks and Recreation)

Mark Duplass (The League)

Jake Johnson (New Girl)

Mary Lynn Rajskub (24)

An unusual classified ad inspires three Seattle Magazine employees to search for the story behind it, introducing them to the likable but paranoid supermarket clerk Kenneth, who believes he’s solved the riddle for time travel and intends to depart again soon. 

Safety Not Guaranteed premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Among its many awards and nominations, it won the Sundance Waldo Salt Screenplay Award, and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay. Distributed by FilmDistrict, you can see Safety Not Guaranteed on DVD, Netflix or iTunes

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the off hours


Written/Directed by Megan Griffiths


Amy Seimetz (AMC’s The Killing)

Ross Patridge (Baghead),

Scott McNairy (Argo) 

Tony Doupe (Safety Not Guaranteed)

Lynn Shelton (Humpday)

Bret Roberts (The Violent Kind)

Greg Mellin


The film centers on Francine, a waitress whose liberation from her mundance existence is long overdue. When a banker turned big-rig trucker becomes a regular, he sparks hope in Francine.  As change begins to invade the quiet diner, Francine is reminded that it is never too late to become the person she was meant to be.

The Off Hours premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. It was also nominated for the 2012 Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography. Distributed by Film Movement, you can see The Off Hours on Netflix, or you can buy a DVD of the film or the film's soundtrack by visiting The Off Hours website here.

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the catechism cataclysm


Written/Directed by Todd Rohal


Steve Little (HBO’s Eastbound & Down)

Robert Longstreet (Take Shelter)

Captain William Smoortster drops his bible into a toilet at a rest stop just before embarking on a day-long canoe trip, breaking loose all glorious hell.

The Catechism Cataclysm premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. Distributed by IFC Midnight, you can see it on Netflix or iTunes. You can buy a DVD of the film or the film's soundtrack by visiting The Catechism Cataclysm website here.

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