Film: Student Films

Series of Short Films

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Chapman University Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
Michael Gutierrez, Veronica Shea, Ceylan Carhoglu.

Production Description

Casting for a series of short films by three student directors at Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearsals TBD; shoots Oct. 19, Nov. 2 or Nov. 3 (based on project) in Orange, CA.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Meals and copy provided.


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Film #1 Backfire - Script

Download FILM #1 BACKFIRE - SCRIPT.PDF (5.5 KB) About Lleno, a 17 year old gangbanger turned football player, and Gustavo, Lleno's gang-affiliated older brother. When Lleno's nightly walk from football practice turns into an untimely reunion with Gustavo, he rediscovers where the line is drawn when it comes to family and loyalty in the streets. Rumors are amidst that Lleno ratted his own brother, and Gustavo has resurfaced to share some “brotherly advice” with Lleno.

Film #2 The Morning After - Script

Download FILM #2 THE MORNING AFTER - SCRIPT.PDF (30.7 KB) Lucas wakes up "the morning after", hung over and confused: he's not in his house, he's in bed with a strange woman whom he's never seen before, and there's a wedding band on his left ring finger. After she wakes up, he must try and let her down easy, assuring her it's not her, it really is him; he's gay. She takes this rather well as she's not the one he married.

Film #3 Unutma - Script

Download FILM #3 UNUTMA - SCRIPT.PDF (7.8 KB) A short story about the encounter of two opposite sides, Recep and Mehmet who are forced to question their bias. Mehmet, a Turkish protestor, is running away from the police until he gets cornered. Desperate and injured, Mehmet knocks on the door he thought would never come back again. The place he wants to hide is actually the situation he was protesting for.