Be our guest. Join us May 26, as the South-Central Michigan Film Alliance presents their Salute to the Military Members. This FREE! Sunday matinee will feature four short films, a documentary, and special guests. Includes:
FUBAR REDUX (Animated short, HasrafFX< 8:30minutes) Described as Platoon meets Animal Farm, this cinematic tour de force has been screened at Cannes, FMX 2012 and numerous other festivals worldwide.
THE JOCKSTRAP RAIDERS (Animated short, Mark Nelson, 18:55 minutes) A Student Academy Award winning animated short film about a group of misfits during world war I who must learn to become a team and overcome their deficiencies in order to save the world. This film has won numerous awards.
HOOLIGANS of WAR (documentary, Tyler Elliott, 67 minutes) Hooligans At War is a rare and unique look inside the everyday lives of soldiers fighting a war of counter insurgency.
DOG TAG (Narrated short, Mark Finnell, 32 minutes) explores the effects of America’s longest war within a middle class, mid-western family, and reveals both the regret and love of a father and his son.
Director and Co-Producer, Tina Gloss-Finnell will introduce this film and will be available afterwards for a meet and greet.
Local favorite Rusty Whedon will close this program with his hit Hey, Uncle Sam. Meet Rusty in person.
Again this event is FREE!
Here’s some information on Tina Gloss-Finnell
Tina Gloss-Finnell has emailed me. Although Mark will not be able to attend this event (he will be out of town shooting a documentary), Tina has confirmed that she will be present for our Salute. Tina appears in the film Dog Tag. She also has an impressive resume. You may recognize her from her various roles.
Pushing Daisies – Recurring/Ned’s Mother – ABC/Barry Sonnenfeld
Talk Show w/ Spike Feresten – Co-Star – Fox/Peter Folks
Generation Gap – Lead – Kushner Productions
Whitebread TV – Co-Star – Blind Justice Prods.
The Fine Art of TV – Co-Star – WNPB Prods.
Restoration Dogs – Lead – The Silver Stage
Still Me – Lead – Brookwood Films
Blind – Lead – Heroic Bloodshed Films
Smokey J and the Keys – Lead – Monkeyporn Pictures
Meet the Neighbor – Lead – Group 101 Films
Ed (Ted) – Co-Star – Shadow Boxing Prods.
Available Upon Request
Stage (Selected/LA Only)
Song of St. Tess – Eva – Secret Rose Theater
Rumors – Chris Gorman – Theatre Forty
Heart of a Dog – Vyazemskaya – Elephant Stageworks
Jack Cracker – Perdie – Lucid by Proxy
Lysistrata, DC – Cleo – Electric Lodge
Cotillion – Mae Belle – Lucid by Proxy
Macbeth – Lennox – Knightsbridge Theater
Spinelli (world premiere) – Katharine Hepburn – Long Beach Playhouse
Powder Puff Derby (SR) – Amelia Earhart – Museum of Flying
The Stairwell (SR) – Mary – Creative Center
Bad Girls Revisited – Lady Macbeth – Raven Playhouse
Life’s Little Transitions – Subway – Sweet Lies Theater
Again, this event is FREE!