DRAMAS; SPECULATIVES; COMEDIES
Dred Scott—To Kill The Child—The Abortionist—Missing Child—Jordana Davis—Manipulation—Money & Death—Dead Poker—The Brotherhood—3rd Degree—Monologues & Talking Heads
Also available on the AHT page.
Docudrama — Dramatic Documentary
Recorded live onstage at SpiritFaire 2019, a reading of the Supreme Court’s Dred Scott decision.
Done in conjunction with AHT – the African Heritage Theater
To Kill The Child – trailer
TO KILL THE CHILD
A grandfather, upset about his grand-daughter’s unexpected pregnancy, tries to get rid of the baby any way he can.
The Abortionist – trailer
A doctor is conflicted when a medical procedure he specializes is outlawed and his niece is in need of it.
Missing Child – trailer
A young couple struggles with the disappearance of their only daughter.
Jordana Davis – trailer
A small-time rural businessman, who rules his house like a despot, becomes enraged when his only daughter takes off with a local boy.
Manipulation – trailer
Round Robin of 4 people with interconnected lives whose decisions become more and more destructive.
Money & Death – trailer
MONEY & DEATH
The grown children of an aging rural patriarch squabble over the inheritance, and the new girlfriend, of their father.
Dead Poker – trailer
Small-time gambling addicts join a secret game by underworld figures in a winner-take-all set-up in which they are willing to risk everything, including their lives.
The Brotherhood – trailer
A small rural band of boys steal a gun and form a club around it forcing issues of power and manipulation.
3rd Degree – trailer
An interrogator for an organized crime syndicate is himself interrogated by his mentor when funds are discovered missing.
Monologues & Talking Heads – trailer
MONOLOGUES & TALKING HEADS
A series of portraits about people dealing with their own inner demons. Based on Sunhauke-Schaefer short stories. Originally created as an experimental film.
The Blind—The Green Comet—Algorithm-X—Valley Of The Shadow—Enraptured—Bleak Winter—What You Become
The Blind – trailer
Two groups of individuals, one trapped outside, one hold up inside, both await the arrival of a stranger who will come and remove them from their separate plights.
The Green Comet – trailer
THE GREEN COMET
An unwitting nerdy clerk is stalked by a mysterious stranger who claims the clerk has secret knowledge planted in his brain that spies are out to get.
Algorithm-X – trailer
Anthology of stories in which several groups of individuals, each from their own perspective, must deal with the sudden collapse of civilization.
Valley of the Shadow – trailer
VALLEY OF THE SHADOW
A seminarian offers his soul to the Devil to save his wayward brother.
Enraptured – trailer
A day nurse suddenly develops healing powers and is talked into thinking she’s the Virgin Mary.
Bleak Winter – trailer
A field biologist stranded on what he thinks is an uninhabited island is first rescued, then held hostage by an old hermit-like man and his two flirtatious daughters for a nefarious plan of their own.
What You Become – trailer
WHAT YOU BECOME
Sci-Fi (Film Noir) Satire
Dubious government agents stalk and spy on victims of a car crash who suddenly develop psychic powers allowing them to see into the future.
The Rat Cellar—Men Vs. Women—Drive-In
The Rat Cellar – trailer
THE RAT CELLAR
A frustrated college professor rents a basement room as a getaway to write his book on Napoleon, only to find the place is infested with giant talking rats.
Men Vs. Women – trailer
MEN VS. WOMEN
4 couples squabble over a fifth’s decision to break up.
Drive-In – trailer
5 couples try to re-capture romance at the last drive-in theater.