Film Expo 2018 Selections & Awards

Presented By:

Audience Award, CORNBREAD COSA NOSTRA,
written and directed by Travis Mills

Best Cinematography, ROYAL
written and directed by Michael Williams

Best Actor, Jeff Burrell,
ROBIN: WATCH FOR WISHES

Best Actress, Danielle Wheeler,
SCOUNDRELS

Best Documentary, THE WRESTLER: A Q.T. MARSHALL STORY,
Directed by Frank Zarillo

Best Documentary, THE WRESTLER: A Q.T. MARSHALL STORY,
Directed by Frank Zarillo

Best Narrative Short, ADELINE,
Written and directed by Emily Raye Brown

Best Narrative Feature, CORNBREAD COSA NOSTRA,
Written and directed by Travis Mills

MEDIA CONTACT

Miles Doleac | 601.329.1630 | historiafilms@gmail.com

FESTIVALSOUTH CONTACT

Mike Lopinto | 601.329.1104 | mlopinto@comcast.net

NARRATIVE SHORTS:

ADELINE
written and directed by Emily Brown
(USM Film Student)
Narrative Short
Shot in MS

SYNTHETIC PHOENIX
written and directed by Ryan Perich
(USM Film Student)
Narrative Short
Shot in MS

LOVE SOLILOQUY
written and directed by Astin Rocks
Narrative Short
Shot in Yazoo City, Natchez, MS; Atlanta, GA, Oakland, CA

ROYAL
directed by Michael Williams
Narrative Short (Music Video)
Shot in Meridian, MS

SCOUNDRELS
written by Jason Walter Vaile
directed by Mark Blitch
Narrative Short

THE VOICE OF BLOOD
directed by Bryce Ury
Narrative Short
Shot in Jackson, MS

STAY WOKE
written and directed by Langston Williams (Gulfport, MS native)
Narrative Short
Shot in greater New Orleans, LA

BROKEN LIMITS
written and directed by Caleb Haynes
Narrative Short
Shot in Poplarville, MS

TOO FAR GONE
written and directed by Caleb Haynes
Narrative Short
Poplarville, MS

THE CASE OF THE MISSING SUMMER
written by Will Durham
directed by Ronn Hague
Narrative Short
Shot in MS

THE AMULET
written and directed by Ronn Hague
Narrative Short
Shot in MS

DON’T BLINK
written and directed by Nathan Walters
Narrative Short
Shot in MS

BIG AND TALL
written and directed by Clint Till
Narrative Short
Shot in Tennessee

UNDER THE FLORIDA SNOW
written and directed by Silvio Jacques
Narrative Short
Shot in Montreal, Quebec (Canada)

THE MAGI
written and directed by Don Smith
Narrative Short
Shot in Pascagoula, MS

SOLITUDE
written and directed by Julia Bhansali
Narrative Short
Shot in Madison, MS

ROXIE’S REVENGE
written and directed by Will Durham
Narrative Short
Shot in Lumberton, MS

MOMBIE
written and directed by NT Bullock
Narrative Short
Shot in New Orleans, LA

NARRATIVE FEATURES:

BO MCGRAW AND THE LEGEND OF THE ALABAMA BIGFOOT
written and directed by Jon Miller
Narrative Feature
Shot in Deer Park, Evergreen, Satsuma, AL

CORNBREAD COSA NOSTRA
written and directed by Travis Mills
Narrative Feature
Shot in Gulfport, Biloxi, MS

FIGHTING BELLE
written by Aimee Parrott
directed by Sean Riley
Narrative Feature
Shot in MS

ROBIN: WATCH FOR WISHES
written and directed by Kevin and Toby Schmutzler
Narrative Feature
Shot in Frankfurt and Ingolstadt, Germany and Capetown, South Africa

DOCUMENTARIES (FEATURES AND SHORTS)

THE WRESTLER: A Q.T. MARSHALL STORY
directed by Frank Zarillo
Documentary Feature
Shot in NJ and surrounding area

BROKEN, STAINED, AND BEAUTIFUL
directed by Matthew McCoy
Documentary Short
Shot in MS

FLAG FLAP OVER MISSISSIPPI
directed by Rex Jones
Documentary Short
Shot throughout MS

WE BECAME FRAGMENTS
directed by Hannah Miller
Documentary Short
Shot in Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canada)

WORLD PREMIERE (out of competition):

HANDSOME
written by Travis Mills
directed by Miles Doleac
Narrative Short
Shot in Hattiesburg, MS

OUT OF COMPETITION SHORTS:

LIGHT AND SHADOW
written and directed by Miles Doleac
Narrative Short
Shot in Meridian, MS

This project is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, and in part,
from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.