Archive for the ‘Screenings’ Category

What Doesn’t Kill You to play at Vancouver International Film Festival

Friday, September 19th, 2014


What Doesn’t Kill You continues it’s festival run in Vancouver on Oct 2nd (8:30 pm – International Village #9) and Oct 10th (12:00 pm –
Vancity Theatre) at the Vancouver International Film Festival.

The short will be playing as part of the Emergency/Response short film programme – which is pretty much the perfect package for it to inhabit.

Below are a selection of videos from the other short films that will accompany What Doesn’t Kill You in the program to get you ready for VIFF’s Emergency/Response.

Bengal Light – directed by Olivier Godin

Pour Retourner – directed by Scooter Corkle

3rd Page from the Sun – directed by Theodore Ushev

Never Stop Cycling – directed by Colin Lepper

What Doesn’t Kill You premieres at TIFF 2014

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014


Our short film What Doesn’t Kill You premiered this week at the Toronto International Film Festival to a fantastic reception.
And the reviews have been amazing so far: What Doesn’t Kill You packs a massive punch.” – Film Threat, “An Edge Of Your Seat Short” – ThreeIfBySpace, “an intense horror short that makes you wish it lasted longer” –

The short played as part of SHORT CUTS CANADA PROGRAMME 4 and it was a pleasure to play along side so many amazing films.
Below you can find trailers to all the shorts in our block.

Broken Face – directed by Alain Fournier

Entangled – directed by Tony Elliott

Kajutaijuq: The Spirit That Comes – directed by Scott Brachmayer

TIFF Program Guide (No Trailer Available)
Sahar – directed by Alexander Farah

Tomb with a View – directed by Ryan J. Noth

Beef Barley Brothers screening at Filmpool Members Showcase Screening

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013



If you are in Regina, Saskatchewan this Sunday (Feb. 17th), come by the Saskatchewan Filmpool Cooperative to catch Beef Barley Brothers at the Filmpool Members Showcase Screening.

The screening will feature five short films by Filmpool members Nora Gardner, Callen Diederichs, Luke Annand, rjamesmisfeldt and myself.

Show starts at 6 pm and I`ll be in attendance.

Beef Barley Brothers go to India

Friday, January 4th, 2013


This just in!

Beef Barley Brothers is going to in India.
Specifically, the Jaipur International  Film Festival will be screening our short twice – on January 31st, 2013 at 11 am and on February 2nd, 2013 at 10 am.

To tease the screenings, here are some of the other short films screening with Beef Barley Brothers:

The Soundman’s Love, directed by Toshimichi Saito

Blue Dragonfly, directed by Makoto Fujihashi
(Disclaimer: I am pretty confident this is a trailer for Blue Dragonfly … but I can’t read Japanese and could be wrong.)

Stammering Love, directed by Jan Czarlewski

Once Upon a Sultan, direct by Ishita Tiwari, Ritika Kaushik & Farah Yameen

Thanks to the organizers and volunteers at the Jaipur International Film Festival for the amazing opportunity to have Beef Barley Brothers screened on the other side of the world!

Beef Barley Brothers in Wisconsin

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

The Weyauwega International Film Festival is the next stop for Beef Barley Brothers!

You can catch the screening at the George Gerold Opera House on November 9th at 5:30pm in Weyauwega, Wisconsin.

Thanks to all the good people at Weyauwega International Film Festival for putting on this event.


When I can, I like to showcase the other films in the package we will be screening with, but this time my mind was blown!

Beef Barley Brothers will be screening along side a short film written by Neil LaBute and directed by Nathaniel Krause about their own homeless guy and regular guy.
Will they be best friends? Only time will tell.


Also in our program are these sharp-looking films, should be a really great screening:

Hourglass by Pedro Collantes

Written in Ink by Martin Rath

Searcy County by Noam Osband

Beef Barley Brothers European Premiere at the Ionian International Digital Film Festival

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Great news!

Beef Barley Brothers will take it’s European bow in Greece on Monday September 17, 2012 at the Ionian International Digital Film Festival.

You can catch the screening at 1:20 pm at the Cine Apollon in the heart of Lefkada, Greece.

Special thanks to the organizers of IIDFF. We are extremely excited to have our work shown at your festival!

Beef Barley Brothers at the Minneapolis Underground Film Festival

Sunday, July 22nd, 2012

The Minneapolis Underground Film Festival has just announced their 2012 lineup of films and I am honoured to have had Beef Barley Brothers selected to screen at the festival!

If you are in Minneapolis on Friday, August 17th, you can catch Beef Barley Brothers in the shorts program at 4:30 pm at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. Oh, and as an extra incentive, admission to this program is free!

Thanks to all the people at the Minneapolis Underground Film Festival. I am proud to be a part of your 2012 festival!

Beef Barley Brothers Screening at the Snake Alley Festival of Film

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Beef Barley Brothers will be screening this June in Burlington, Iowa at the Snake Alley Festival of Film!

It will screen during Block 2 of the Friday shorts program at the Capital Theatre in Burlington on June 8th at 4pm.

Thank you to Lonnie Schuyler and all the wonderful people at the Snake Alley Festival of Film for the opportunity to take part in the festival!

*UPDATE* I forgot to mention there are also Wiener Dog Races! This festival is the best!!


As a bonus, here are some trailers for some of the films Beef Barley Brothers will share it’s block with.

Wolf Call by Rob Underhill

Tengo Algo Que Decirte by Ana Torres-Alvarez

Psychesthenia by Tristan Blake

Beef Barley Brothers is Screening at the Sunscreen Film Festival

Monday, March 12th, 2012

Beef Barley Brothers has been selected to screen in the Sunscreen Film Festival!

You can check it out at the Muvico Baywalk 20 and IMAX theatre in St. Petersburg, Florida on Friday April 20th at 3:30pm in the Comedic Shorts block.

Big thanks to the guys at the Sunshine Film Festival for the opportunity to have Beef Barley Brothers as a part of the festival!

Beef Barley Brothers World Premiere – Boomtown Film & Music Festival

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

The world premiere of Beef Barley Brothers has been announced!
Everyone will be able to get your first look at the short film during the Boomtown Film & Music Festival in Beaumont, Texas.
Beef Barley Brothers will screen on Feb 24th at 7pm in the Dishman Art Museum and again on Feb 25th at 3pm.

Thanks to everyone at the Boomtown Film & Music Festival for the opportunity to be a part of the festival!
I regret that I can`t attend but it looks like it is going to be an awesome festival and I hope that everyone who can attend does (and let me know how the screening goes)!