Awards Night at Cinefest.... AWESOME !!!

If You Go


When: Thursday through Oct. 18.

Where: Dante Hall Theater, 14 N. Mississippi Ave. and The Noyes Arts Garage Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave.

How much: $8 general admission, $25 day pass and $40 weekend pass

More info: 609-823-9159 or online at


The state premiere of the documentary "Hitchock/Truffaut," which was shown at this year's Toronto International Film Festival, screens 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Dante Hall. In it, filmmakers discuss how Francois Truffaut's 1966 book, "Cinema According to Hitchcock," influenced their work. The film includes interviews with movie directors Wes Anderson, David Fincher, Martin Scorsese and others.

Keith Vaile, of Atlantic City, returns with the feature length "Black Wraith" 3 p.m. Saturday at Dante Hall and two shorts, "Betrayal" at 5:15 p.m. Saturday at the Arts Garage and "Slave Master: The Beginning" at 12:15 p.m. Sunday at Dante Hall.

Pat Kazanjian, of Atlantic City, directed "Breaktime," a short with a cast of special needs individuals, which will be shown as part of a 100-minute new dramatic shorts program starting 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the Arts Garage.

"Illusionism" is the latest film by Tony Picciotti, of Galloway Township. It is about an art student who relocates from campus to a private home for peace and quiet but discovers terror instead. Its world premiere is 7 p.m. Saturday at Dante Hall.

Actor Brian O'Halloran, 45, a former resident of Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County, will receive the creative achievement award during the awards ceremony 7 p.m. Sunday at Dante Hall. O'Halloran appeared in Kevin Smith movies that include "Clerks," "Dogma" and "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back."

Contact: 609-272-7202


Breaktime will be screened at 3:30... Saturday... the 17th of Oct, 2015... at the Arts Garage in Atlantic City... 2200 Fairmount Ave.

Front Page of "Living"  Section in the Press of Atlantic City...

Breaktime was sent to Two Festivals...... so far......            I had to add closed captioning for one of them..... and had to use my own concoction for it.

Trailer for Breaktime

And "A Song of Old Hawaii" by Cliff Edwards

"ROOTBEER" has been completed... it will enter film fests.... but my thinks are that I will include another tiny film with it..... (5/02/15)

"Rootbeer" in production in Atlantic City, NJ....


Anthony Tarquinio               Eric Wicker                    Sarah Russell

        as Jimmy and                         s Tommy  and                as Charisse and

        as Stone                               as Vibro                              as Scarlett

Robert Walker                       Rebecca McGirr             Catherine Zalewski

       as Smack  and                        as Ms. Jones and               as Annie

       as Gyro                                    as Slugger

Dan Philippi

        as Sea Eagle

Production Photos


Filming Starts this Thursday 4/23/15..............

"ROOTBEER"... film of a work break with two friends ... ...  and mental disability...