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Project of the Day: ‘Sons of Guns’ Must Contend with a Crazy Gun Collector

Project of the Day: 'Sons of Guns' Must Contend with a Crazy Gun Collector

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“Sons of Guns

Tweetable Logline: 

3 dysfunctional siblings find a cache of guns in their deceased dad’s possessions, things get strange when a crazy gun collector shows up!

Elevator Pitch:

Sons of Guns is a
ridiculous short film that takes a turn for the insane when a crazed gun
collector shows up. There is a crazy twist at the end but if we tell
you we’d have to kill you.

Production Team:

Paddy Doheny – Writer

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Paddy Doheny began writing at a young
age. The son of an actress and a musician, he naturally found his
calling in the creative lifestyle. It wasn’t until attending Loyola
Marymount University that screenwriting became his primary medium.
There, he cultivated his writing abilities and found his passion in the
genre of comedy. At 25, he continues to pursue a future in that
industry, and hopes to make use of his skills by writing for film or
television.

Tanner Boyajian – Director

A graduate of Loyola Marymount School of Flim and Television, Tanner has
been working in the Film and Video Game industry since 2007. With a
keen passion for cinema and travel, his experience filming
internationally has led him throughout the world to locations in
Armenia, Panama, Cambodia, Argentina and Italy. Tanner has directed over
15 short films with his most recent film “Sour Milk” winning Best
Comedy at the Santa Monica Film Festival and an Official Selection at
the San Diego Film Festival as well as 9 others.

Jon Judelson – Producer

Jon has been producing commercials, films, trailers, and music videos
for the past 12 years. At home with the creative, business, and
technical sides of filmmaking, he’s worked on five feature films, 139
video game trailers, and several award winning shorts. Jon’s most
recently produced short film “Sour Milk” won Best Comedy at the Santa
Monica Film Festival and is an Official Selection at the San Diego Film
Festival as well as 9 others.

About the Production:

“Our last film with this group of filmmaker’s has won Best Comedy in
two film festivals and is an official selection in 6 others. We
decided to keep to momentum going and this time to try and do something
even bigger. This film will have stunts, pyrotechnics, and a crazy plot
twist.” — Jon Judelson

Current Status:

Pre-production.

For more information and to support this project:

Indiegogo Page

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