Fan Expo Canada

[big_header]Fan Expo Canada Sept 3-6[/big_header]FANEXSlide

 

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Watch, Vote and WIN!!

The 1st interactive traveling film festival where the audience helps decide the winners!!

See the BEST Geek indie films traveling across North America and be part of the REVOLUTION!

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[big_header]Features[/big_header]

NonStoptoComicConNon Stop to Comic-Con (Directors Randy Van Dyke and David Edmundson, 90 mins) Unable to gain acceptance for their geeky ways back home, three friends embark on an epic journey to the apex of geekiness: San Diego Comic-Con.

 

 

 


ConArtistsCon Artists (Director Boris Kievsky , 90 mins) Documentary filmmaker Boris Kievsky accompanies his two ‘famous’ voice actor friends, Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Platt, through a year of attending the weird and wonderful world of science-fiction/anime/comic book/fantasy conventions. Over the course of his journey, Boris learns a great deal about this world that most people don’t see, and gains insight into what it means to be famous in that little bubble. But, after setting out to capture the joy and excitement of the ‘con’, Boris inadvertently captures the dark side of the con artist lifestyle, even as he’s blinded by the promise of fame for himself.

 

 


CPN_300x300Cosplayer Nation (Director Joshua Adams, 80 mins) This is a cosplay documentary about how cosplay got big in America, the construction of costumes, the conventions, the racism, the families, and where it is going in America.

 

 

 


Fanarchy_PosterFanarchy (Director Donna Davies, 88 mins) Fanarchy uncovers a subculture of die-hard fans who risk life, limb and financial bankruptcy in their quest to pay homage to the films and stories they love.

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Game_Changers_Movie_Poster_-_72dpi_-_LQ_-_SMGame Changers (Director Rob Imbs, 88 mins) Brian and Scott are two life long friends, their identity and value has always been tied to their notoriety as professional gamers. Now in their late 20’s and working together at an IT company, they begin to feel the responsibilities of adulthood sinking in.

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[big_header]Shorts[/big_header]

imageCyclic (Director Nelson Dunk, 13mins) Inventor John Lake has his own creation used against him. Forced to relive his past, he just might be able to fix the mistakes that haunt him.

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Boomheadshot_posterBoom, Headshot! (Director Scott Paterson, 19 mins)  Cosplayer Sean and best friend Carolyn put their friendship to the test when they take on an alien force preparing to invade Earth. When the situation grows dire, Sean must merge fantasy with reality, becoming…Commander Sean, Space Commando.

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11215541_10155421558110062_386256301_oMercy (Director Victor Cooper, 20 mins)  Young psychopath Mercy Nobel fulfills her desire to kill by finding her subjects on a suicide website. She tells the story of her final kills from the mortuary table.

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Virtual_Hitman_PosterVirtual Hitman (Director Phil Borg, 13 mins) A Chinese Canadian father hires an online hit man to kill his daughter’s video game character, hoping to steer her away from her dream of becoming a professional gamer.

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imageThe Detective of Noir Town (Director Andrew Chambers, 7 mins)  In a town where people and puppets walk the streets, a puppet detective is on the case of his missing uncle. Though he has competition from every man, woman and dummy wanting to be named Noir Towns top detective.

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11143479_806490019464304_8718539412891855010_n Tenspotting (Director Patrick Meaney, 14mins)  At last year’s Doctor Who convention, cosplayer Angel found and lost her perfect ‘Ten,” a man with encyclopedic knowledge of the show and an impeccable Tenth Doctor cosplay. This year, Angel’s friend Tamara is on a mission to help Angel hunt down her perfect Ten in a sea of Doctors. It’s a heart-warming romantic comedy that’s a love letter to fandom and con culture – and, of course, to Doctor Who.FAN EXPO CANADA ADDITION

 

 


LUCIDLucid (Director Kevin K. Shah, 18 mins) Karen’s nightmares pick up exactly where they left off every single night and it’s affecting her new marriage to Sam. She wants to finally get control her dreams… but she’s not the one creating them.

 

 

 


SharkasaurusSharkasaurus (Director Spencer Estabrooks, 8 mins) Tremors meets Jaws. A creationist vs Paleontologist vs Sharkasaurs. Faith, Facts and fins. An epic battle in the badlands of Drumhellor

 

 

 

 


GetInline-3Against the Wall (Director David Capurso, 9 mins) In a futuristic city, a man and a woman break into an abandoned hi-tech game park.

 

 

 


GetInlineHe’s Not Looking So Great (Director Gregory G. Kurczynski, 8 mins) Two young couples, Brad and Natalie, and Chuck and Mary, find themselves running for their lives from a horde of flesh eating zombies

 

 

 


Into_the_Dark_poster_Aug_1313_3Into the Dark (Director Lukas Hassel, 14 mins) Sometime in the future, two men strapped in back to back, on a journey from Moon to Earth. Real Justice. Just Reality.

 

 

 


CCposterThe Adventures of Captain Contraceptive (Director- 14 mins) A superhero sworn against unsafe sex learns what it really takes to become a crime fighter when he’s forced to face his first villain.

 

 

 

 


Winter's_Hold-PosterRGB_Winter’s Hold (Director Ian Voglesong, 9 mins) A young farmer in self imposed isolation must come to grips with a personal tragedy or be consumed by it.

 

 

 

 


BigFootHuntersThe Bigfoot Hunters (Director Matt Hausmann, 28 mins) The president of the USA has been kidnapped by Bigfoot! Now, a group of misfits must bond together and form an alliance to eliminate their worst fear and save mankind.

 

 

 


Shiner_Poster_300_dpiShiner (Director David Lilley, 10 mins) You’re never too old to save the world.’Shiner’ a.k.a Neville Dunston is delusional old aged pensioner who believes he is a crime-fighting superhero. Can he capture the criminals, defeat his nemesis and overcome a weak bladder?

 

 


Looking_For_HeroesLooking for Heroes (Director Sean Lynch, 8 mins) Everyone needs a sidekick

 

 

 

 


GetInline-1Helio (Director Teddy Cecil, 20 mins) On the eve of a rebel uprising in a dystopian underground society, one miner finds the key to freedom and attempts to escape before the hostile government kills him first.

 

 

 

 


Schnitzel Schnitzel(Director Asaf Epstein, 22 mins) The story of a boy, a girl, a space-alien and… fried chicken.

 

 

 

 


CLHT_poster3_webCrouching Lion, Hidden Treasure (Director Kyle Roberts, 6 mins) A magical journey of a princess’s quest to a fantastic somewhere. A lion, a ninja, and a treasure sought after – will she find what she seeks and be happy ever laughter?

 

 

 


ChaseChase 4422 (Director Julien Guéraud, 5 mins) A young woman is chased by a mysterious flying object. She flees across a deserted beach, sand dunes and eventually takes refuge in an abandoned village by the sea.

 

 

 

 


LadiesRevengeClubLadies Revenge Club (Director Margo Neely, 30 mins) Ladies Revenge Club is a full-length streaming television series, executive produced by Neely Air and Axis. The story: Manville, USA, 1963: It’s every man’s place (…where every woman knows hers!) —until five unlucky ladies, victims of a biological experiment gone horribly wrong, become supervixens hellbent on vengeance!

 

 

 


deptsignsThe Department of Signs and Magical Intervention (Director Melissa Sweazy, 19 mins) Captivated by a beautiful stranger on a trolley, Aidan Crane misses some key signs that might have saved his life. Arriving at the Department of Signs and Magical Intervention, he is put to work sorting through the requests from the living for signs from above. When he accidentally sends a sign to the one person who shouldn’t have received it, he is sent back to fix his mistake.

 

 


TransferencePosterFINAL Transference (Director Matthew Ninaber, 9 mins) In a town removed from modern society, a young boy is tasked with caring for his sister as his father’s future is uncertain; however, the father’s last words tell a cryptic tale of what the future may hold for his uniquely gifted children.

 

 

 


WhileYouWereInAComaWhile You Were in A Coma (Jean Paul Labbe, 10 mins) As the first film ever created using Crowd Powered Entertainment™, “While You Were in a Coma” was voted on every step of the way, from the title to plot points, to the director (Jean Paul Labbe) and lead actor (James St. Vincent). It follows the story of Otis Reeves, a man who wakes from a coma 30 years after his prom night to find the world in shambles and the girl of his dreams still out there waiting for him.

 

 


[big_header]Fan Films[/big_header]

FFI-TeaserPoster1-8x11Force Full Imagination (Director Jim Eimmerman, 4 mins) Michelle, an imaginative seven-year old, lies entangled in the schemes of her little brother while trying to save her toys and obey her mom!

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photo(1)Nightwing: Prodigal  (Director Matthew Campbell, 11 mins) Nightwing returns to Gotham City to solve the disappearance of his mentor, Batman- but runs into a new threat, the Court of Owls, who unleash Gotham’s worst to stop him.

 

 

 


GEOposter2at300pixelsGrayson: Earth One (Director Hisonni Johnson, 16 mins) Grayson: Earth One’ is the re-imagined origin story of the hero known as Nightwing/ Richard Grayson. The series takes place in a new continuity on a new Earth separate from the DC Universe, freeing it from continuity restraints.

 

 

[big_header]Web Series[/big_header]

 

Captain_Canuck_Series_1Captain Canuck (Director Sam Chou and Mike Valiquette, 5 mins) Join Canada’s legendary superhero as he makes his animated debut in the action-packed adventure, “Fool’s Gold”! Cap travels coast to coast fighting against a super-villain plotting to seize him and learn the secrets of his technology!

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Acting_Dead_Advert_5x8smallerfileActing Dead (Director David Allen Morgan , 8 mins) What if your only way to be cast in any of the ever growing zombie films and tv shows was to…actually become one? Shawn of the Dead meets Arrested Development in this new zombie comedy about going six feet under to get to the top.

 

 


BathtubKillersDerrick and Sally: Bathtub Killers (Director Rachel Taylor , 5 mins) Sometimes you go drinking. Sometimes you black out. And SOMETIMES you wake up two days later in bed with a 15-year-old girl named Sally. At least, that’s what happened to Derrick Jansen. But don’t tell him about the bodies in the Bathtub. Especially because he’s the jackass that put them there. Besides, his day is already about to get a lot worse.

 

 


JudasGoatJudas Goat (Director Pavel Shepan, 6 mins) Mike isn’t a serial killer. His life was shattered to pieces when he was enslaved by a bloodthirsty horror. Now he finds them, lures them in and there’s always a short scream right before the creature rips their throats out. It’s the only way…

 

 


GeekfestOSYR2The Ice Queen (Director Priscilla Spencer, 8 mins) “The Ice Queen” is an original comedic web series about a supervillain support group and one woman’s struggle against the darker aspects of her nature.

 

 

 


The Spell Tutor thumbThe Spell Tutor (Director Herman Wang , 4 mins) The pilot episode of a web series inspired by the works of J.K.Rowling. A young student of magic must hone her skills with the help of her tutor.

 

 

 


SkyshipChroniclesThe Skyship Chronicles (Director Christian Cashmir, 17 mins) Set in Ireland, 1895 in a steampunk fantasy world. When Molly Madigan’s grandfather is killed by his partner, Gustav and his inventions stolen, Molly begins her quest to take back what is rightfully hers. Twenty years later, in Wichita, Kansas, and unwitting postal clerk discovers a mysterious box containing the Potestatum, Molly’s grandfather’s most powerful invention. But, after many long years of hunting for the Potestatum, Gustav is hot on the trail. He tracks down Molly and a battle for the ultimate weapon ensues.

 

 


WalkinginCirclesWalking in Circles (Director Adam Rady, 11 mins) The greatest medieval fantasy comedy of all time follows the adventures of Krag the Barbarian on an epic quest to avenge his father’s death.

 

 

 


CC TitleComic Company (Director Andrew Catania , 8 mins) A look into the world of Zenescope Entertainment, a comic book company that employs both people and characters from their books.

 

 

 


[big_header]Music Videos[/big_header]

starwars_01rgb2Star Wars Musical (Director Jeffrey Gee Chin, 8 mins) Once upon a long time ago… A parody of Episode IV: A New Hope, re-imagining it as a Disney Animated Musical.

 

 

 


[big_header]Trailers[/big_header]

BreaktheRockBreak the Rock (Director Michael O’Halloran, 3 mins) A touring metropolitan theatre group arrive in a quiet, rural country town to present the locals with a production of ‘King Lear’. They soon find that the in-fighting and clashes with the locals are the least of their troubles when a mysterious, homicidal monster emerges and attacks the troupe. A fight for survival begins as the creature unleashes its full power and the troupe become the prey of a dark force unlike anything they could have imagined.

 

 


Giant NerdsGiant Nerds (Director Dan Reheuser , 2 mins) A parody of Godzilla starring Giant Nerds.

 

 

 

 


WWfanFilmWonder Woman (Director Jesse V Johnson, 2 mins) A trailer on my take of what a Wonder Woman feature should look like.

 

 

 


Not all films will be screened at all conventions. Due to the nature of conventions, time constraints, and length of cons some features and shorts may not be screened at all events. At some cons, GeekFest Film Fests will only program shorts or screen a Best of Selection of shorts. We will do our best to screen every film at least once during the tour and we plan on giving all filmmakers sufficient lead time for each event.  Fan Expo Additional Selections only screen at Fan Expo CanadaFANEXSlide

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