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Trees The Movie

Production Company: 
Pioneer Motion Pictures LLC
Plot/Description: 
TREES is a comedic-homage to Steven Spielberg's 1975 classic "Jaws." It replaces the killer shark with an equally menacing Great White Pine Tree! Without a doubt one of greatest comedic adventures to ever emerge from the woods of Connecticut!
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Thomaston and Bristol CT
Producer: 
Andrew Gernhard
Writer: 
Michael Pleckaitis
Director: 
Michael Pleckaitis
Cast: 
Kevin McCauley, Phil Gardiner, Peter Randazzo, Mary Ann Nilan, Raymond Michuad and Lorne Lakin
Distributor: 
Raven Releasing
Contact Person: 
Michael Pleckaitis, or Andrew Gernhard, Pioneer Motion Pictures LLC, PO BOX 2730, Bristol, CT 06010-2730
Contact Phone: 
(860) 582-7089
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Ephesus

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Production Company: 
Faith Foundation Independent Films, a division of FFFMS
Plot/Description: 
Mason Brooks,a young Afro-American inner city minister grows overly ambitious and loses sight of the important things in life, his family and his God. His preoccupation with his work leads to the breakdown of his new marriage and an unfortunate accident, which leads to the most serious trial of his life. Humbled like Job, Mason repents and is vindicated by God in an unexpected turn of events.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Providence, RI
Producer: 
Faith Foundation Indepent Films, Executive Co-Producers Pastors Linda & Kendall Hudson
Writer: 
Pastors Linda & Kendall Hudson
Director: 
Scott Quillin & Douglas Kennett
Cast: 
Myquan Jackson
Contact Person: 
Pastor Linda Hudson,
Contact Phone: 
(401) 861-0746 M-F 1-5pm or Mornings/Weekends at (401) 464-8388
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The Substance of Hope

Production Company: 
Golden Fleece Productions
Plot/Description: 
Three interwoven plotlines deal with death, divorce, anger, and adultery as individuals deal with questions of morality and faith in their daily lives.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Portland, Maine
Director: 
Joshua McDonald
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Airplanes & Restaurants (2001)

Production Company: 
NewbieFilm Productions
Plot/Description: 
Boy leaves home, boy meets boy, boy's parents divorce, boy goes home, boy realizes "you can't go home," boy leaves home again.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
New York City, Boston, Newton and Watertown, MA
Writer: 
Christian Kiley
Director: 
Stasia Patwell
Cast: 
Christian Kiley
Contact Person: 
NewbieFilms
Contact Phone: 
(617) 407-2106
Posted Email: 
ckiley17@collegeclub.com
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Production Company: 
Playomatic Productions
Plot/Description: 
Behind the scenes look at a serial killer's bizarre breakfast rituals.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Essex, Beverly & Manchester, MA
Producer: 
Steven Stuart & Stuart Wickson
Writer: 
Steven Stuart
Director: 
Steven Stuart
Cast: 
Jason Reulet & Jennifer Wilson
Contact Person: 
Steven Stuart
Contact Phone: 
978 412-9449
Posted Email: 
playorama@aol.com
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The Silver Tree

Plot/Description: 
Tre-jolie. Princess of the SilverTree returns to find her family slain by an old wizard. He wants the secret of life from the great trees. She must shoulder the burden of leadership, grief , and Tolerance. Asking for aid from the elf tribes her people have rejected. As she gathers support from each tribe with the help of a human mage. They try to help defend the SilverTree and all of Elfkind From the Old Man and his army.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
New England
Producer: 
Stephanie Bombara
Writer: 
Kevin Nicholson
Director: 
Kevin Nicholson
Cast: 
Dan Merriman
Distributor: 
CFD int.
Contact Person: 
Kevin Nicholson
Contact Phone: 
860-928-3392
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Sugar Coat

Production Company: 
All Night Productions
Plot/Description: 
Emily Pelletier portrays Chloe, an only child on her way through high school but learning more about her looks than her life.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Portland, ME, Old Orchard, ME, Gorham, ME
Producer: 
Chris Loughran & Tyler Finck
Writer: 
Tyler Finck
Director: 
Chris Loughran & Tyler Finck
Cast: 
Emily Pelletier, Matt Brown
Contact Person: 
Tyler Finck
Contact Phone: 
607-375-2915
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The Chester Story

Production Company: 
Velveteen Films
Plot/Description: 
One night in a small, New England town, fate brings together three lives: an entertainment lawyer returning home to his dying mother after years in escape of his past, a woman trying to reclaim her supposed love, and a boy with a penchant for the sixth sense who struggles with the death of his father and overbearing love of his single mother. When the past and future suddenly bind these people together on a journey of need, forgiveness and discovery, they realize they’ve gained something when they least expected it- love. Behind the Scenes: Pre-Pro begins in NC Jan. 9th, 2001, production begins Feb. 19th, 2001.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Wilmington, NC
Writer: 
Rebecca Anne Bagley
Director: 
Rebecca Anne Bagley
Contact Person: 
Courtney Williams
Contact Phone: 
617-393-1674
Posted Email: 
courtney@velveteenfilms.com
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Getting out of Rhode Island

Production Company: 
Breaking Branches
Plot/Description: 
Jakob Mattison returns home only to be taken hostage in a wine cellar and used for the selfish gains of his longtime childhood friend Morgan while at a fundraiser. A fully improvised feature film about selfish human nature, the inability to leave the rut you're in, and the need to disappear when you've returned home.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Slatersville, RI
Director: 
Christian DeRezendes
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A Little Pet Story

Production Company: 
Pixeltoon
Plot/Description: 
Two people have problems with their pets
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Somerville Ma
Producer: 
Howard Kamenstky
Writer: 
Howard Kamentsky/Lisa Vaas
Director: 
Howard Kamenstky
Contact Person: 
1 Fitchburg St B353, Somerville Ma, 02143
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Veil of Blood

Production Company: 
Ion Spire Pictures/Gable Pointe Entertainment
Plot/Description: 
A small town detective investigates a series of Mob killings that may be linked to the Jewish myth the Golem.
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
Cape Cod, Quincy, MA
Producer: 
J. Albert Lemieux
Writer: 
J. Albert Lemieux & Tim Dennis
Director: 
Tim Dennis
Cast: 
James Mundy, Karen Vaughn and Tim Dennis
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Live Ski or Die

Production Company: 
Live Ski or Die Productions
Plot/Description: 
Wanna travel to some of the best mountains in North America? Ride with the pros? Join two local riders from the east as they encounter everything from machine guns to cadillacs. Experience the thrills of the west!
Year of Release: 
2001
Filming Locations: 
New Hampshire, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, California, Washington, & Whistler, B.C.
Producer: 
Craig Geipel & David Preston
Writer: 
Angie Hansen & David Preston
Director: 
Angie Hansen
Cast: 
Rex Thomas, Tanner Hall, Philippe Belanger, Dave Crichton, Phil LaRose, Chris Turpin, Rob Holmes, Jamie Pierre, and many more hardcore riders
Contact Person: 
Live Ski or Die Productions, 1053 N. Barnstead Rd., Ctr. Barnstead, NH 03225
Contact Phone: 
603) 776-6048
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The Girl Who Would Be Russian

Production Company: 
Gum Spirits Productions
Plot/Description: 
Based upon short stories by award-winning Maine author Willis Johnson, this film chronicles the lives of an aging group of Russian expatriates living in rural Maine in the late 70's. Based on an actual Russian community in the Kennebec river valley, The Girl who would be Russian is full of comedy, drama, tragedy, and humanity.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Portland ME, Windham ME, Hollis ME
Producer: 
Jim Cole
Writer: 
Jim Cole
Director: 
Jim Cole
Cast: 
Steve Jones, Jennifer DeDominici, John Hickson
Posted Email: 
Conquest21@hotmail.com
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Noise in My Backyard

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Plot/Description: 
Noise In My Back Yard is a personal documentary charged with a dilemma: how can this video maker manage the ecology of his backyard? In a series of diverse video & sound vignettes, N.I.M.B.Y. confronts the history, philosophy, business and practice of personal land management.
Year of Release: 
2000
Writer: 
Geoff Adams
Director: 
Geoff Adams
Cast: 
Joe Calo, Tom Banchoff, Salvatore Mancini, Claudia Springer, Jack Adams
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God of Vampires

Plot/Description: 
A professional killer, Frank Ng, had always been able to easily dispose of any intended victim to get the job done and the job was always done well. That is, until he accepts a job to take out a mysterious figure who has been involved in some disappearances of young girls. Frank finds himself in over his head, battling for his life and for his world, as he goes head to head with an ancient evil, the God of Vampires...
Year of Release: 
2000
Director: 
Rob Fitz
Posted Email: 
Conquest21@hotmail.com
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Rod Price, A Passion for the Blues

Plot/Description: 
Breaking from the "MTV / VH1" exploitation format, this production is a personalized study of, and by Rod Price, former lead guitarist for the power blues band "Foghat" and his work to record a roots based album with a pre-"Foghat" former band mate and blues vocalist/harp player Graham "Shaky Vic" Vicory. Extensive interviews with the performers and use of Rod's personal collection of pictures and clippings from the 60s and 70s will place the viewer in a better position to understand Rod's attraction and commitment to Chicago blues. Plus, it investigates Rod's personal experience with some of its masters both in the USA and UK, and explores how and why a major musical idiom had to migrate to England to gain wide spread acceptance. Included will be live peformance and in-studio footage shot at various locations around New England and New York State.
Year of Release: 
2000
Producer: 
Studio 21M, Inquiries can be made at 978-834-0500
Director: 
Dan Lesser & Rod Price
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Tea Cakes or Cannoli

Plot/Description: 
Life through the eyes of a sixteen-year old boy growing up in Boston's north side. Director Francine Pellegrino captures the richness of Boston-Italian heritage while exposing the importance of love, family, and neighborhood.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
North End, Boston, Massachussetts
Producer: 
Francine Pellegrino
Writer: 
Francine Pellegrino
Director: 
Francine Pellegrino
Cast: 
Conor Dubin, Abe Vigoda
Contact Phone: 
781.446.0713
Posted Email: 
pellpro@aol.com
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The Blue Diner

Plot/Description: 
One of the few fully bilingual American independent films, this dramatic and hilarious story celebrates how a Puerto Rican mother and daughter confront a lost father, lost language, and lost love. Misunderstood and equally stubborn, these women clash powerfully and comically until they realize how much they need each other.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Boston locations
Producer: 
Natatcha Estebanez
Writer: 
Jan Egleston/Natatcha Estebanez
Director: 
Jan Egleston
Contact Person: 
The Blue Diner Films, 10 Mt. Auburn Street Suite #1, Watertown, MA 02472
Posted Email: 
dinerazul@aol.com
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Could Be Worse!

Production Company: 
Midburb Productions Inc.
Plot/Description: 
In this genre-busting feature, director Zachary Stratis plays himself - a filmmaker trying to get his traditional Greek-American family to make a musical film celebrating their lives. When the character Zack tells his family that the film will include the fact that he is gay, the fireworks begin. His father is dead set against his publicly "coming out" and his brother and sisters decide that the film should be about them. As the family takes over Zack's film, their musical numbers reflect each family member's unique slant on life. The twist is that it's all real - Zack's actual family play themselves and the issues that unfold are from the heart.
Year of Release: 
2000
Contact Person: 
Zack Stratis
Contact Phone: 
617-876-9141
Posted Email: 
zach@midburb.com
Director of Photography: 
Vilma Gregoropoulos
Producer: 
Zachary Stratis/Vilma Gregoropoulos
Writer: 
Zachary Stratis/Vilma Gregoropoulos
Director: 
Zachary Stratis
Animator: 
Mary Kocol
Article Link: 
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Occam's Razor

Production Company: 
BrightStar Productions
Plot/Description: 
J.D. likes women. Women like J.D. He offers them romance. They offer him money. So, where's the problem? "Occam's Razor" is the story of J.D., a modern American man searching for a backdoor to success. When the door he opens leads inside his own mind, J.D. is plunged into a metaphorical landscape where he is forced to confront the hidden truths of his own self-deceptions.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Sarasota Florida
Producer: 
Charles Newman and Josh Grigsby
Writer: 
Josh Grigsby
Director: 
Josh Grigsby
Cast: 
Louis Iacoviello, Gail Borges, Adam Richardson
Contact Person: 
osh Grigsby, 26 Chiswick Road, Apt 14, Brighton, MA 02135
Contact Phone: 
617-731-6704
Posted Email: 
jg4yanks@aol.com
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Testament

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Plot/Description: 
This short film focuses on the lives of two young girls whose mothers believe that they can communicate telepathically with Jesus Christ. The mothers use their devotion to Christianity as justification for the abuse and neglect to which they subject their children. Adapted from a story by Joanna Kleinschmidt
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Boston, MA
Director: 
Lauren Ivy Chiong
Article Link: 
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Dog Days

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Production Company: 
Salamander Films
Plot/Description: 
In a film that is at once funny and disturbing, a war-torn suburban family struggles to survive in a dystopic future in which America is besieged by unknown invaders, and they learn how little distinguishes human beings from man's best friend.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Quonset Point, RI
Producer: 
Laurann Lento Black, Jessica Milhollin, Ellie Lee; Executive Producer, Robert Patton-Spruill, FilmShack
Writer: 
Ellie Lee (script) and Judy Budnitz (story)
Director: 
Ellie Lee
Cast: 
Sonya Genel, Will Lyman, Spencer Beglarian, Lisa Stathoplos, Jeremy Gottlieb, Joshua Zisholtz
Posted Email: 
dogdays@salamanderfilms.com
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Gorilla in the City

Production Company: 
Flounder Productions
Plot/Description: 
A naive gorilla finds getting a job in the big city isn't as easy as he thought.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
New York City
Producer: 
Jeff Badger
Writer: 
Jeff Badger
Director: 
Flounder Productions
Cast: 
Jeff Badger, James Colghan
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King Midas: The Movie

Plot/Description: 
A modern-day gangster film based on the ancient Greek myth of "Midas and the Golden Touch."
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
Hartford, CT; Springfield, MA
Producer: 
Brandon David Cole
Writer: 
Brandon David Cole
Director: 
Brandon David Cole
Cast: 
Justin Gagnon
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Pitstop

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Plot/Description: 
When nine travelers are thrown together in a godforsaken food and fuel stop, a fatal case of mistaken identity results.
Year of Release: 
2000
Filming Locations: 
California
Contact Person: 
Highway Five Productions, 13 Youngs Rd., Gloucester MA 01930
Contact Phone: 
(978) 281- 6597
Director of Photography: 
Hisham Abed
Producer: 
Dennis Lanson
Writer: 
Dennis Lanson
Director: 
Dennis Lanson
Cast: 
Time Winters, Susan Reno, Paulina Mielech, Philip Howe, Betsy Walton, Paige Rowland, Phil Lenkowsky, Jovin Montanero.
Article Link: 
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